UI Softball Announces 2015 Big Ten Opponents

June 25, 2014

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa softball program will play four of its eight Big Ten series at Bob Pearl Field in Iowa City in 2015. Five of the team’s conference opponents — Michigan, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Minnesota and Northwestern — competed in the postseason in 2014.

The Hawkeyes kick off their conference slate with a home series against conference newcomer Maryland before heading to Michigan for their week two set.

Iowa welcomes Illinois in week three before hitting the road for the next two series at Wisconsin and Purdue. After a midweek doubleheader with Nebraska at Pearl Field, the Hawkeyes take on Minnesota in Minneapolis.

The team returns to Iowa City to close out the Big Ten regular season with a series against Northwestern.

Official dates, times and television schedules have yet to be determined for each contest. Stay tuned to hawkeyesports.com for future updates.

Big Ten Softball Schedule – Iowa
Week 1: vs. Maryland
Week 2: at Michigan
Week 3: vs. Illinois
Week 4: at Wisconsin
Week 5: at Purdue
Midweek: vs. Nebraska
Week 6: at Minnesota
Week 7: vs. Northwestern