STORRS, Conn. (October 8, 2008) — The University of Connecticut baseball team will be holding its annual Blue/White World Series on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 10 and 11 at J.O. Christian Field.
The Huskies will be separated into two teams and will play a best-of-three, seven inning-game series beginning Friday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. Saturday's game is set for 10:00 a.m.
UConn assistant coaches, Chris Podeszwa and Justin Blood will coach the teams as Podeszwa will lead the Blue team while Blood will coach the White team as this weekend will conclude the Huskies' fall team practices.
On the hill for the Blue team on Friday night will be senior Matt McDonald (Dartmouth, Nova Scotia) as he will be up against fellow classmate John Folino (Quincy, Mass.), who is the White team's Friday afternoon starter.
The Blue/White World Series is free for all fans.