ETSU baseball heads to USC Upstate

Friday, April 17, 2009

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 17, 2009) - The ETSU baseball team will look to improve its conference standing Friday at 6 p.m. as the Bucs take on USC Upstate at Harley Park in Spartanburg, S.C.

 

The Bucs (15-19, 6-12 A-Sun) snapped a five-game losing streak Wednesday night defeating Tennessee Tech 11-8 at Cardinal Park. ETSU is led offensively by senior Troy Mendez (Roswell, Ga.) as he leads the team with a .363 average. The Bucs are 3-6 all-time against USC Upstate.

 

The Spartans (17-16, 8-11 SoCon) come into the series having won their last two game defeating North Carolina A&T 3-1 Wednesday and Kennesaw State 7-5 Sunday. The Spartans are led by Jimmy Tanner as he is hitting .366 on the season.

 

All three games can be heard live on ETSUBucs.com. Friday's game can be heard live on the radio on the Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation's family of stations, which include WKPT-AM (1400) and WKPT-FM (94.3) in Kingsport, WOPI-AM (1490) and WOPI-FM (97.9) in Bristol, and WKTP-AM (1590) and WKTP-FM (97.7) in Johnson City. Tune in one half hour before the game to catch all analysis on the Atmos Energy Dugout show, and don't forget to stay with us after the game on the 10th Inning Show presented by General Shale. 

 

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

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