March 7, 2013
VILLANOVA, Pa. - Due to the wet weather this week the tournament schedule for the Villanova Baseball Classic has been modified. No games will be played on Friday and the tournament will instead be held with doubleheaders on Saturday and single games on Sunday afternoon.
Villanova will face Iona in a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at 11 a.m. at the Villanova Ballpark at Plymouth, while on Sunday the Wildcats will take on Central Connecticut State in a single game beginning at 1:15 p.m.
Junior right-hander Pat Young (The Woodlands, Texas) and sophomore lefty Josh Harris (Streamwood, Ill.) will start in the doubleheader on Saturday, while senior righty Stephen Ostapeck (Sacramento, Calif.) makes the Sunday afternoon start.
Saint Joseph's is also hosting games as part of this weekend's tournament and will take on Central Connecticut State in a doubleheader on Saturday before playing versus Iona on Sunday.
This weekend's tournament marks the beginning of the Villanova home schedule for the season and the doubleheader on Saturday will be the Wildcats home opener.