Ankeny, Iowa – The University of Iowa baseball team will kick off the 2018 season this weekend in Kissimee, Florida as one of the teams invited to participate in the Sunshine State Series.
Here’s their schedule for the weekend:
Friday: vs Toledo @ 5:30 pm (CT) (LHP Nick Allgeyer (IA) vs LHP Michael Jacob)
Saturday: vs Oakland @ 2:00 pm (CT)
Sunday: vs Old Dominion @ 10:00 am (CT)
The Hawkeyes are coming off one of the most successful seasons in school history where they won 39 total games, and captured their first ever Big Ten Tournament title. Iowa will be returning six starting position players and its designated hitter from a year ago. The Hawkeyes lost two weekend starters as well as the Division I home run leader in Jake Adams.