UMass-Boston University Softball Canceled; URI Game Declared A 2-2 Tie
April 30, 2014
AMHERST, Mass. - The Massachusetts - Boston University softball game scheduled for Wednesday evening at Sortino Field has been canceled due to rain.
Additionally, Tuesday's suspended UMass-Rhode Island game that was halted in the ninth inning due to darkness has been officially declared a tie game at 2-2 by the Atlantic 10 Conference office.
UMass is now 14-19-1 overall and 8-5-1 in A-10 play.
The Minutewomen will play host to George Mason (21-20, 5-9) in a doubleheader on Saturday at Noon. The games will mark the NFCA Strike Out Cancer event that was originally set for Wednesday. All fans are encouraged to wear pink and there will be prizes and giveaways throughout the day. They will also recognize the 1974 UMass Club Softball team that advanced to the national tournament.