UChicago Athletics Preview: March 17-24

UChicago Athletics Preview: March 17-24

Baseball

UChicago (2-3 record) departs on a southern swing over spring break through Indiana and Texas. The Maroons will play eight games during the trip.

Offensively, UChicago has been on a roll with 31 runs scored over the past 15 innings. Senior outfielder Maximiliano Larsen has tallied six RBI over the past two games. The Maroon pitching staff has struck out 56 batters in 45 innings so far this season (11.2 K/9 innings).

  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, Mar. 17 @ 2:00 PM / 5:00 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. Wisconsin-Platteville / UChicago at Rose-Hulman
  • LINKS: Live Stats (G1) / Live Stats (G2) / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Sunday, Mar. 18 @ 11:00 AM (ET) – UChicago at Rose-Hulman
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Wednesday, Mar. 21 @ 6:00 PM – UChicago at Southwestern (Texas)
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Friday, Mar. 23 @ 7:00 PM – UChicago at Texas Lutheran
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, Mar. 24 @ 1:00 PM – UChicago at Texas Lutheran (DH)
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video

 

Softball

The Maroons make their season debut this weekend as they embark on their annual spring break trip to Clermont, Fla. They will play 12 games over the course of a week.

Last season, UChicago posted a 26-14 record and qualified for the NCAA Tournament for the second-straight year. Junior outfielder Maeve Garvey was a First Team All-Region selection after setting a new school record with 15 doubles. The Maroons return 11 players from the 2017 squad, including all three pitchers.

  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, Mar. 17 @ 2:00 PM / 4:30 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. Calvin / UChicago vs. Tufts
  • LINKS: Live Stats (G1) / Live Stats (G2) / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Sunday, Mar. 18 @ 9:00 AM / 11:30 AM (ET) – UChicago vs. Fredonia State / UChicago vs. Oberlin
  • LINKS: Live Stats (G1) / Live Stats (G2) / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Tuesday, Mar. 20 @ 2:00 PM / 4:30 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. Hendrix / UChicago vs. Hamilton
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Wednesday, Mar. 21 @ 9:00 AM / 2:00 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. Williams / UChicago vs. Carroll
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Friday, Mar. 23 @ 11:30 AM / 2:00 PM (ET) – UChicago vs. Wisconsin-Oshkosh / UChicago vs. Wellesley
  • LINKS: Live Stats (G1) / Live Stats (G2) / Live Video
  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, Mar. 24 @ 9:00 AM / 11:30 AM (ET) – UChicago vs. Farmingdale State / UChicago vs. D'Youville
  • LINKS: Live Stats / Live Video

 

Men's Tennis

No. 6-ranked UChicago (9-1 record) travels to California over spring break for a trio of nationally-ranked matchups. The Maroons will face off with No. 14-ranked Pomona-Pitzer (9-3), No. 4-ranked Bowdoin College (4-0) and No. 8-ranked Williams College (2-0).

UChicago is coming off a third-place showing at the ITA Division III National Team Indoor Championship back in late February. The Maroons faced three-straight University Athletic Association (UAA) foes – they beat No. 10-ranked Carnegie Mellon University 6-3, lost to No. 1-ranked Emory University 5-4 and topped No. 6-ranked Washington University – St. Louis 5-4. Senior Luke Tsai is riding a 16-match winning streak in singles.

  • DATE/TIME: Monday, Mar. 19 @ 4:00 PM (PT) – UChicago at Pomona-Pitzer
  • DATE/TIME: Thursday, Mar. 22 @ 9:00 AM (PT) – UChicago vs. Bowdoin (at Claremont, Calif.)
  • DATE/TIME: Friday, Mar. 23 @ 9:00 AM (PT) – UChicago vs. Williams (at Claremont, Calif.)

 

Women's Tennis

The No. 10-ranked Maroons (9-2) will also hope a flight to southern California to take on a trio of NESCAC foes. Their schedule includes dates with No. 7-ranked Tufts University (1-1), No. 5-ranked Bowdoin (3-1) and No. 2-ranked Williams (2-0).

UChicago went 1-2 at the ITA Division III National Team Indoor Championship in early March. After defeating No. 12-ranked Washington & Lee College 7-2, the Maroons lost to No. 6-ranked Pomona-Pitzer 6-3 and No. 10-ranked Carnegie Mellon 5-0. First-year Claire Handa has won nine-straight singles matches.

  • DATE/TIME: Tuesday, Mar. 20 @ 12:00 PM (PT) – UChicago vs. Tufts (at Claremont, Calif.)
  • DATE/TIME: Thursday, Mar. 22 @ 10:00 AM (PT) – UChicago vs. Bowdoin (at Claremont, Calif.)
  • DATE/TIME: Friday, Mar. 23 @ 9:00 AM (PT) – UChicago vs. Williams (at Claremont, Calif.)

 

Swimming & Diving

UChicago concludes its season with the four-day NCAA Division III Championships on Mar. 21-24. The Indiana Natatorium in Indianapolis will be the venue.

The Maroons qualified a total of 17 swimmers for the national meet (nine women, eight men). Four individuals are seeded in the top 10 of their respective events. At last year's NCAAs, UChicago collected 40 All-American honors and finished 11th in both the men's and women's team standings.

  • DATE/TIME: Wednesday-Saturday, Mar. 21-24 @ 10:00 AM / 6:00 PM (ET) – UChicago at NCAA Division III Championships (at Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • LINKS: Schedule / Live Video