ETSU Baseball set to face USC Upstate, Furman in two mid-week clashes

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

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JOHNSON CITY
, Tenn. (April 11, 2011) - The ETSU baseball team is set to open a five-game road swing with a couple mid-week non-conference contests in South Carolina as the Bucs face USC Upstate and Furman.
 
The Buccaneers (20-9, 11-5 A-Sun) will face USC Upstate (12-22, 6-10 A-Sun) in a rare non-conference game on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in Spartanburg, S.C. The contest is a make-up from the rain-shortened series in March. The Bucs then head to Greenville, S.C. on Wednesday for a 6 p.m. contest with Furman (16-17, 7-7 SoCon).
 
ETSU defeated the Spartans in the only meeting between the two teams this year as the Bucs came from behind to win 6-4 in 10 innings.
 
The Bucs and Paladins have split a pair of games in 2011 with the home team winning each game. In the last meeting, Furman took an early lead and never looked back defeating ETSU 14-5 in at Latham Stadium.
 
Senior catcher Derek Trent (Kingsport, Tenn.) leads the Bucs with a .371 average, while Bo Reeder (Cookeville, Tenn.) has a team-best 11 home runs and 35 RBI.
 
Live stats and audio are available by clicking the links above. Tune in one half hour before each 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.

Fans can also follow both contests via live video. The USC Upstate game can be found on ASun.TV, while fans can click the link above for video of the Furman contest.
 
For more information on ETSU baseball and all other Buccaneer athletic news please visit www.ETSUBucs.com.
 

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