|Softball Preview: Campbell & NCCU|
WILMINGTON, North Carolina – The UNCW softball team closes out the non-conference portion of its 2013 schedule with a pair of midweek doubleheaders against Campbell and North Carolina Central.
The Seahawks and Camels will square off on Tuesday in a 5 p.m. start while UNCW will entertain the Eagles Thursday in a 4 p.m. start.
Live stats will be available for all four games and can be accessed by clicking here ... All four contests will also feature a free audio stream that can be accessed by clicking here … Fans can also keep up with the UNCW softball team by checking out the program's Facebook (UNCW Softball) and Twitter (@UNCWsoftball) accounts or the department's Facebook (UNCWsports) and Twitter (@UNCWAthletics) pages.
Series Notes Versus Campbell
Scouting North Carolina Central
Series Notes Versus North Carolina Central
Rowland Named CAA Pitcher-of-the-Week
UNCW sophomore hurler Casey Rowland was named CAA Pitcher-of-the-Week on Feb. 11.
Matkins Nabs CAA Rookie Honor
Freshman outfielder Taylor Matkins was named CAA Co-Rookie-of-the-Week, league officials announced on March 12.
Rowland Enters Career Strikeout Chart
Sophomore hurler Casey Rowland recently moved into the program's top 10 list for strikeouts in a career.
The Norton Era Begins With A Win
The Seahawks gave first-year head coach Kristy Norton a victory in her UNCW debut, an 8-0 triumph over Detroit on Feb. 8 in the Seahawk Clash. Norton became the first UNCW head coach to win her inaugural game since Melissa Jarrell posted a 6-5 victory over Drexel to begin the 2002 season.
The Run Game
Let’s Keep Playing
UNCW recently played the longest game in program history with a 12-inning contest at George Mason on March 30.
UNCW closes out the home portion of its 2013 schedule this weekend with a three-game CAA series against Drexel. The two teams will play a doubleheader Saturday and a single game on Sunday. Start time for both days is at Noon.