April 10, 2008
Auburn, Ala. -
The Auburn softball team will take on second-ranked Alabama in a three game series beginning Saturday at 1 p.m. at Jane B. Moore Field. Saturday's double-header will be Military and Public Service Appreciation Day, with the first 200 men/women in service receiving free hot dogs.
A tug of war tournament featuring the military and public service personnel will also be held. For more information about Military and Public Service Appreciation Day, contact Morgan Clark in the Auburn Sports Marketing Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or 334-844-9564.
The Tigers are 33-11 overall this season and 9-7 in the Southeastern Conference. Alabama is 35-3 overall and 15-2 in the SEC and is ranked second in the nation. Auburn is 4-2 against top 25 teams at Jane B. Moore Field this season.
Auburn won two of three games from then 15th-ranked Mississippi State on March 11-12 and followed that by winning two of three from then ninth-ranked Tennessee on March 29-30. The Tigers are 16-2 overall at Jane B. Moore Field this season.
Sunday's single game is slated for a 1 p.m. start.