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Softball to Travel to LSU Tiger Invitational
Senior Catcher Alex Miller
Senior Catcher Alex Miller
Feb. 28, 2018

Tournament Central

The Florida Atlantic University softball team will make its first trip outside of Florida this season, going to Baton Rouge for the LSU Tiger Invitational this weekend. FAU will play Illinois State, No. 23 McNeese State, and Purdue in addition to two games against the host Tigers, who are ranked No. 10.

The Last Meeting
Illinois State1
Florida Atlantic2
March 14, 2017
Boca Raton, Fla.
Owls Win Two of Three to Close Out Parents’ Weekend Tournament
The Florida Atlantic University softball team wrapped up its tournament schedule with victories over Fairfield and Illinois St. and a loss to Fordham on Tuesday. The games were the final ones of the FAU Parents’ Weekend Tournament.

The Last Meeting
Florida Atlantic6
March 15, 2016
Orlando, Fla.
Softball Downs Boilermakers 6-1, Outlasts UCF 2-0
The Florida Atlantic University softball team showed off its offense in a 6-1 win over Purdue and leaned on its pitching ace in a 2-0, eight inning win over UCF on Tuesday.

The Last Meeting
Florida Atlantic1  
March 5, 2017
Baton Rouge, La.


Last Week: The Owls (9-7) won three of their five games at the Strike Out Cancer Tournament last weekend. FAU lost to Texas State in its first game on Friday night, then beat Columbia 9-6 in the nightcap. On Saturday, the Owls swept both contests, defeating Dartmouth 8-0 in five innings, before holding off, UIC 1-0. On Sunday, FAU played another 1-0 tilt, but came out of the wrong end of the score that time, losing to Tulsa. 


History:  After never having met before, Illinois State and FAU faced off three times last season, with the Owls taking two of the three. Friday's encounter with McNeese will be the first in program history. FAU holds a 4-3 lead in the all-time series with Purdue. LSU has emerged victorious in four of the five all-time meetings with the Owls.


Coverage: Live stats of all five games will be available at Both games against LSU will air on SEC Network Plus. In-game updates will be available on the team's official Twitter account, @fauowlssoftball.


Upcoming: The Owls will return home to host the Parents' Weekend tournament on March 8-11 in Boca Raton.  



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