The University of Maine Black Bears softball team will start a stretch on Friday where they will play 24 games in 17 days.
The Black Bears will play five games this weekend at Clearwater, Florida.
On Friday, Maine (1-3) will take on Stephen F. Austin at 11 a.m. and Toledo at 1:15 p.m.
On Saturday, the Black Bears will play Illinois and St. Joseph's.
Maine will finish the weekend with a game against Florida Gulf Coast on Sunday at 11:30 a.m.
The Black Bears softball team will continue the Florida trip through March 17th.
Maine will open conference play when they travel to UMBC for a three game weekend series starting on March 23rd.
The Black Bears are scheduled to play their home opener with a doubleheader against Albany on April 6th.