Nov. 21, 2012
Auburn, Ala. -
The Auburn softball team will open its 2013 schedule with a 12-game home stand beginning with the Plainsman Invitational Feb. 8-10. The 2013 season will see Florida, Georgia, Florida State, Ole Miss and South Carolina come to Jane B. Moore Field.
The Plainsman Invitational is one of three tournaments Auburn will host this season along with the Tiger Invitational, Feb. 14-17, and the War Eagle Classic, March 1-3.
Auburn will play 17 of its first 21 games at home from Feb. 8 to March 3. Auburn's only road trip in that stretch will be to Corpus Christi, Texas, for the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Tournament from March 22-23.
The Tigers also play their first six Southeastern Conference games at Jane B. Moore Field, beginning March 8 with a three-game series against the Florida Gators. Auburn will host the Georgia Bulldogs March 15-17.
The Florida State Seminoles come the Plains for a single game March 19 before the Tigers travel to Tuscaloosa for a weekend series against Alabama March 22-24.
Auburn will close out its home schedule with a three-game series against South Carolina April 19-21 and a doubleheader against Appalachian State April 27. The Tigers end the 2013 regular season in Fayetteville against the Arkansas Razorbacks.
The 2013 Southeastern Conference Tournament will be hosted by the Kentucky Wildcats and run May 8-11.