Athletics News
Red Out for Redbird Softball; Opening Day

March 26, 2014

NORMAL, Ill. - Redbird fans are encouraged to come out for Opening Day Saturday, March 29, as Illinois State softball opens home play with a double-header against Indiana State. The first game is slated for 12 p.m., followed by the second at 2 p.m. at Marian Kneer Softball Stadium.

For the third game of the weekend series Sunday, March 30 at 12 p.m., Redbird Athletics wants to Red Out the Sycamores by encouraging all fans to wear red to the game. Sunday’s game will also serve as Youth Softball Day. All youth softball teams are invited to come to the game sporting their team jerseys or T-shirts as they cheer on the Redbirds.

Sunday Runday returns this season, as kids will have an opportunity to run the bases along with meeting the team for post-game autographs on the concourse after Sunday’s game.

Admission is free for the entire regular season at Marian Kneer Softball Stadium. For more information about Redbird softball, please visit and click on softball. Your online source for Illinois State Athletics tickets, Weisbecker Scholarship Fund gifts, multimedia, Redbird merchandise, photos and more.