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Softball. UMass Opens 2015 Slate At Houston Invitational This Weekend

The Massachusetts softball team will open its 41st season of intercollegiate play this weekend at the Hilton Houston Plaza Invitational. The five-team event is hosted by Houston & will also consist of DePaul, McNeese State, Northern Iowa and Stephen F. Austin.

W. Tennis. Tennis To Host Back-To-Back Matches

The UMass tennis team is set to host back-to-back home matches this Friday and Saturday against Army and Marist. The Minutewomen will host Army on Friday, February 13 at 10:30 a.m. and Marist on Saturday, February 14 at 12:30 p.m. on the Mullins Center Courts. The squad hopes to stretch its undefeated streak at home to three matches with a pair of weekend wins to compliment last Saturday's 7-0 shutout over Quinnipiac.