|Softball Preview: Georgia State|
WILMINGTON, North Carolina – The UNCW softball team returns to the road this weekend as they travel to Georgia State for a three-game Colonial Athletic Association series at the Bob Heck Softball Complex.
The two teams will play a doubleheader on Saturday followed by a single contest on Sunday. Action on both days is set to begin at Noon.
Scouting Georgia State
Series Notes Versus Georgia State
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 takes part in a pair of non-conference matchups next week as it hosts UNCG for a 5 p.m. contest at Boseman Field on April 16 before traveling to Coastal Carolina for a 3 p.m. doubleheader on April 17.