ETSU baseball heads to Belmont for weekend series

Thursday, March 12, 2009

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 12, 2009) - The ETSU baseball team is set to face conference rival Belmont in game one Friday at 4 p.m. EST at Shelby Field in Nashville, Tenn. in a three-game series.

 

Game two of the series is set for 2 p.m. EST on Saturday, while the first pitch for game three is slated for Sunday at 2 p.m. EST.

 

ETSU (5-6, 1-2 A-Sun) comes into the series having dropped its last two games to Western Carolina by the scores of 11-5 and 6-5, but the Bucs are on a one-game win streak in conference having defeated Kennesaw State in the final game of the series last weekend, 9-8. Jacob Fabry (Chattanooga, Tenn.) leads the team offensively as he is first on the squad in average (.320), hits (16), triples (2), RBI (12) and stolen bases (10). The Bucs are 7-14 all time against Belmont.

 

The Bruins (7-7, 2-1 A-Sun) split their midweek games this week defeating Mississippi Valley State 5-3, but dropped its contest against in-state opponent Tennessee Tech, 8-6. Belmont is led by first baseman Derek Wiley as he is hitting .408 on the season with 20 hits, 17 runs, seven doubles, seven home runs, 20 RBI and is slugging .980.

 

Live stats are available by clicking the links above. Please visit www.ETSUBucs.com for more information on ETSU baseball or any other Buccaneer athletic team.

 

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MTEN ETSU 4 Spartanburg, S.C.
Mar 22 Wofford 1
SB ETSU 0 6
Mar 22 Western Carolina 8
WGOLF Briar's Creek Invitational John's Island, S.C.
Mar 23 15th of 17
SB ETSU 0 5
Mar 24 Tennessee 10
BB ETSU 4 10
Mar 24 Radford 7
BB ETSU 3 Blacksburg, Va.
Mar 25 Virginia Tech 8
WTRACK Raleigh Relays Raleigh, N.C.
Mar 27 Results
MTRACK Raleigh Relays Raleigh, N.C.
Mar 27 Results
MTEN UNC Wilmington 1 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 27 ETSU 4
BB UNC-Greensboro 8 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 27 ETSU 6
MTRACK Raleigh Relays Raleigh, N.C.
Mar 28 Results
WTRACK Raleigh Relays Raleigh, N.C.
Mar 28 Results
BB UNC-Greensboro 7 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 28 ETSU 5
SB Chattanooga 11 6
Mar 28 ETSU 0
WTEN Mercer 0 Bristol, Tenn.
Mar 29 ETSU 7
MTEN Samford 2 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 29 ETSU 5
SB Chattanooga 5 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 29 ETSU 2
BB UNC-Greensboro 3 Johnson City, Tenn.
Mar 29 ETSU 5