Mercyhurst University’s 4th annual Girls and Women in Sports Day on Saturday, Feb. 7, welcomes Erie County girls, grades K-8, to interact with female collegiate athletes from more than 10 teams. Pass a volleyball, test your tennis swing, throw a softball and participate in other activities with Mercyhurst athletes at the Mercyhurst Athletic Center. Then, cheer on the women’s basketball team as they take on Edinboro University. Free giveaways, halftime events and pizza round out the day. The activities begin at 11:30 a.m. and will be followed by the game at 1 p.m. Tickets are free for girls K-8. Game admission for adults is $5 and $3 for senior citizens. Read more. For more information on this event, call 814-824-2343. Parents can register their daughters online here.