Story courtesy: LeTourneau Athletics
LeTourneau University’s softball team will open the 2021 season at home Feb. 6 in a doubleheader against the University of St. Thomas.
The YellowJackets will play 19 of their 40 games at LETU Softball Field.
A week after the home opener, LeTourneau will meet Our Lady of the Lake and Texas Lutheran for a pair of doubleheaders in Seguin, Texas. The Jackets return home two weeks later to open the American Southwest Conference season in a three-game set against Mary Hardin-Baylor on Feb. 26.
LETU will host St. John Fisher College in a doubleheader on March 2 before wrapping up the three-game series with the Cardinals in Marshall, Texas the next day. LeTourneau hosts Berry College in a doubleheader March 12.
The YellowJackets hit the road to Austin for a three-game series at Concordia Texas March 15-16 before returning to Longview March 19-20 for an ASC three-game set against McMurry. LETU will host Louisiana College April 1-2 for the final time as an ASC opponent as the Wildcats are making the move to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics next year.
Following back-to-back road trips to the University of the Ozarks and Belhaven, the YellowJackets will play a mid-week doubleheader at Centenary to conclude the non-conference portion of the schedule on April 20. The Jackets host UT Dallas April 23-24 on Senior Weekend before wrapping up the regular season April 30-May 1 at East Texas Baptist.
The ASC Championship Tournament is scheduled to begin May 6.