Crawdads Announce 2017 Game Times (2016-11-09 15:16:54)

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads have announced the game times for their 2017 schedule.
The Crawdads early, spring start times are back for the fifth consecutive season. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday contests will once again begin at 6:00 pm EST with Sundaygames beginning at 3:00 pm EST for the first half of the season. New for 2017 will be a season-long 7:00 pm start time for Thursdays.
Beginning after the All Star break in June, all Monday - Saturday games will begin at 7:00 pm, while Sundays will revert to a 5:00 pm first pitch. Friday night games are scheduled to begin at7:00 pm throughout the year.


First half of the Season
Monday - Wednesday & Saturday: 6:00 pm
Thursday & Friday: 7:00 pm
Sunday: 3:00 pm
Second half of the Season
Monday - Saturday: 7:00 pm
Sunday: 5:00 pm
The Crawdads will also have seven total day games in 2017, serving as Education Day, Senior Day, Business Person Lunch Special, and Summer Camp Day Games:
  • Wed. April 26th - 10:30 am
  • Tues. May 16th - 10:30 am
  • Wed. May 31st - 10:30 am
  • Wed. June 7th - 10:30 am
  • Mon. July 10th - 12:00 pm
  • Wed. August 9th - 12:00 pm
  • Mon. September 4th - 1:00 pm
The Crawdads will begin the 2017 season with an exhibition game against Lenoir Rhyne University at L.P. Frans Stadium on April 3rd, followed by the start of the SAL schedule with a 7-game road trip to Greensboro and Columbia starting on April 6th. The 'Dads will kick off the home portion of their schedule with four games against Kannapolis beginning on April 13th, followed by three games vs. West Virginia to complete the week-long home stand. The Crawdads will also be home for Independence Day, Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day in addition to 10 Thirsty Thursdays and 9 Fireworks Fridays. The 'Dads will also host a fireworks show on July 4th following the night's game.
The entire 2017 schedule is available online at or download the PDFhere.
For more information regarding the Crawdads schedule, call the Crawdads front office at (828) 322-3000.
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