|Baseball Preview: East Carolina|
WILMINGTON, North Carolina - The Seahawks visit Greenville on Wednesday following Tuesday's rain out with East Carolina. The game will not be made up..
UNCW is coming off a tough series loss to Hofstra after dropping the series finale, 3-1, on Sunday. The Seahawks had several opportunities last in the game to tie or take the lead, but were unable to push anything across.
Mat Batts continued to dominate conference opponents, scattering eight hits and striking out eight in seven innings on Friday night’s 9-2 win over the Pride in the series opener.
The Pirates, meanwhile, dropped two-of-three to former Colonial Athletic Association member Old Dominion, who is in its first season with Conference USA.
UNCW sophomore Ryan Foster, tonight's starter, was named CAA Co-Pitcher-of-the-Week after carrying a no-hitter into the seventh inning in a win over Campbell. Foster lost his no-hit bid with two outs and finished with a career-long eight-inning outing.
The Seahawks host Towson in a three-game CAA series beginning Friday at 6 p.m.