NPF Back to School College Tour kicks off this weekend as a team of NPF all-stars take to the field for the first time against a schedule of some of the best college programs in the country. The first stop on the tour will be in Memphis, Tenn. where Team NPF will take on the University of Memphis in two games. The first contest is slated to begin at 8 pm EST on Friday, Sept. 10 with the second contest scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 11 at 7 pm EST. Both games will be played at the Gaeday Softball Complex.
On Sunday, Sept. 12 the team will make its way to Ole Miss to take on the Ole Miss softball team in a single game, slated to begin at 5 pm EST.
To catch all of the action live, tune into the live streaming of this weekend’s contests, available for free through www.dev.usssapride.com.
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