MAVS PLAY HOST TO NORTHWESTERN STATE FOR THIRDSLC SERIES OF THE SEASON
March 9, 2007
ARLINGTON, Texas - UT Arlington softball is set for its third Southland Conference series of the season when it plays host to the Northwestern State Demons at Allan Saxe Field. Saturday's double header will begin at 1 p.m. with the series concluding at noon on Sunday.
The Demons have won fi ve game straight heading into this weekend, including a three game sweep of Texas A&M Corpus Christi. Senior Lyndsey Gorski leads Northwestern State with a .342 batting average, while senior pitcher Amanda Glenn leads the team with six home runs on the season.
UTA is coming off a single game, 3-1, win over Centenary College on Wednesday. Junior Katie Jones leads the Mavs with a .466 batting average scoring 19 runs including fi ve home runs. Dee Jay Nelson leads the team with six long balls on the season. Senior Courtni Anderson leads the Mavs in extra base hits with eight doubles.
The Mavs will return to action on Wednesday, March 14 when they travel to
Lubbock, Texas for a double header with Texas Tech starting at 4 p.m. UTA will then play another SLC series Stephen F. Austin on Saturday, March 17 starting at 1 p.m. and Sunday at noon.