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Win: Nuismer (6-2) 7.061114
Loss: Brianna Bailey (3-4) 6.082225
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Tucker (OMAHA) 312000
Olson (OMAHA) 212010
Kemiah Michel (ETSU) 301000
Cameron Young (ETSU) 301000
Riley Nayadley (ETSU) 301000
Faith Adams (ETSU) 301000
Jasmine Sanchez (ETSU) 211010
Taylor Suchy (ETSU) 201100
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ETSU0000000051
Omaha001023X6101
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Meyer (5-3) 5.0100011
Loss: Whitley Arnott (0-2) 5.063225
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Kemiah Michel (ETSU) 401000
Cameron Young (ETSU) 301000
Riley Nayadley (ETSU) 301000
Sara Muir (ETSU) 301000
Faith Adams (ETSU) 301000
Tucker (OMAHA) 412200
Cerveny (OMAHA) 212010
Aden (OMAHA) 322000
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ETSU0200000232
Southeastern La.520000X7123
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Romano (1-0) 1.000001
Loss: Taylor Suchy (0-2) 0.144400
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Riley Nayadley (ETSU) 312000
Detillier (SELA) 423301
ETSU softball heads to Starkville for Bulldog Invitational
ETSU softball heads to Starkville for Bulldog Invitational
Thursday, March 9, 2023

Bucs set to face Nebraska Omaha, Southeastern Louisiana and Mississippi State

STRAKVILLE, Miss. (March 9, 2023) – The ETSU softball team will hit road for its fourth weekend tournament of the season, as the Buccaneers compete in the Bulldog Invitational in Starkville, Miss.

The Bucs will open play with a 4 p.m. matchup against Omaha on Friday afternoon before taking on the Mavericks Saturday morning at 10 a.m. To finish day two, ETSU will take on Southeastern Louisiana at 12:30 p.m. ETSU wraps up action at Nusz Park in Starkville, Miss., when the Blue and Gold will play host Mississippi State on Sunday afternoon at 2:30 p.m.

GAME OUTLOOK:

LIVE STATS: (1) (2) (3) (4) | WATCH (Mississippi State game only)

Location: Starkville, Miss. | Nusz Park

Weather: Fri: H-63, L-39; Showers/Partly Cloudy, Sat: H-64, L-57; Partly Cloudy, Sun: H-70, L-42; Showers.

Twitter Updates: @ETSUSoftball

ABOUT ETSU

  • The Blue and Gold enter the weekend with a 4-13 record after splitting a doubleheader with Ball State on Wednesday night.
  • The duo of Sara Muir (Sequatchie, Tenn.) and Riley Nayadley (Ooltewah, Tenn.) both share the lead with 11 RBIs, while Nayadley has recorded a team-best 20 hits.
  • Striking out 34 batters, Brianna Bailey (Wewahitchka, Fla.) leads the squad with 39.2 innings pitched while producing a 2.47 ERA.
  • The Bucs will play their 15, 16, 17 and 18th game away from home, traveling a total of 2,500 miles in the process after the weekend.

ABOUT NEBRASKA OMAHA

  • The Mavericks enter the weekend with a 10-5 record, going 8-2 in neutral site contests to open the year.
  • Rachel Weber leads Nebraska Omaha with 15 RBIs while recording a .333 batting average.
  • Friday and Saturday will be the first ever meetings between the two squads.

ABOUT SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA

  • SLU enters the Invitational with a 19-2 record, going a perfect 13-0 in neutral site contests.
  • Lexi Johnson leads the Lions with 25 RBIs – ranking No. 16 in the nation – while hitting a .369 batting average.
  • Saturday afternoon will be the first ever matchup between the two teams.

ABOUT MISSISSIPPI STATE

  • The Bulldogs are 16-5 entering the weekend, winning the last two matchups against Abilene Christian and Murray State.
  • Aquana Brownlee leads Mississippi State with 23 RBIs and 24 hits, while producing four home runs.
  • Sunday afternoon will be the fourth ever meeting, as MSU leads the all-time series 3-0.

For more information on Buccaneer softball, visit ETSUBucs.com and click on the softball tab