Oct. 8, 2013
DeKALB, Ill. - Rosters for the Northern Illinois baseball's annual Red and Black series have been determined, announced Head Coach Ed Mathey Tuesday afternoon. The Mid-American Conference West Division Champions will start the series October 13 at Ralph McKinzie Field at p.m.
Assistant Coach Marvin Sanchez and Student Assistant Coach Connor Duckhorn have been named the named the managers for the Black and Red teams, respectively, and drafted their teams Monday night ahead of the Huskies' Fall Classic.
"This is something we like to do every year at the end of our fall practice time," said Head Coach Ed Mathey, "we scrimmage throughout the fall but we put a little extra emphasis on this series. It will be good to see what the guys can do and evaluate where we're at as a team heading into the spring."
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A complete schedule of the series with rain dates and rosters for the series can be seen below.
RED AND BLACK SERIES
October 13 - Games one, 1 p.m.
October 16 - Games two, 3 p.m.
October 20 - Game three, Noon
October 23 - Rain date (if necessary), TBA