|Softball Preview: UNCG & CCU|
WILMINGTON, North Carolina – The UNCW softball team will take on a pair of non-conference foes this week as it faces UNCG and Coastal Carolina in midweek competition.
The Seahawks will host the Spartans Tuesday in a 5 p.m. contest at Boseman Field before traveling to Conway Wednesday for a 3 p.m. doubleheader against the Chanticleers.
Series Notes Versus UNCG
Scouting Coastal Carolina
Series Notes Versus Coastal Carolina
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 returns its focus to conference play this weekend as it hosts Towson in a three-game Colonial Athletic Association series at Boseman Field. The Seahawks and Tigers will play a doubleheader Saturday and a single game Sunday, with action on both days scheduled to begin at Noon.