(Notre Dame, Ind.) The Holy Cross men's baseball schedule is complete and for the first time in program history the Saints will be competing in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC).
The Saints open their season on Friday, February 18th, and Saturday, the 19th at St. Catharine College (KY). They will play St. Catherine on the 18th at 3pm and on the 19th at 12pm followed by a second game on Saturday against Goshen College.
After their trip to Kentucky the Saints will be off for nearly a month before playing cross-town foe Bethel College on March 14th.
Holy Cross opens their conference and home schedule on Friday, March 18th, against St. Francis (IL) at 4pm. The Saints will continue their conference schedule until March 25th when they host Bethel College at Thomas Memorial Stadium.
They close out their regular season on Tuesday, May 2nd, against NCAA DIII Kalamazoo College in a double header that begins at 4:30pm.
The Saints will compete in the seven team south division. Their division includes Calumet College, Olivet Nazarene, Purdue North-Central, Saint Xavier, Saint Francis, and Trinity Christian College. For a complete divisional breakdown fans can click on the "Standings" button on the top of the baseball home page.
All home games will once again be played at Thomas Memorial Stadium in Niles, Michigan. The Stadium is located off of US 31/933 in Niles, MI.
Fans can follow the Saints inaugural season at the home of Holy Cross Athletics www.hcsaints.com
. For a complete 2011 schedule please click HERE