MAVS PLAY HOST TO SLC NEWCOMER TEXAS A&M CORPUS CHRISTI
April 5, 2007
ARLINGTON, Texas - UT Arlington welcomes SLC newcomer Texas A&M Corpus Christi for a conference three game series at Allan Saxe Field. The Mavs have a 24-11 overall record and a 11-4 record in the SLC while the Islanders are 8-24 overall and 3-12 in the SLC.
TAMUCC is coming off a SLC series with McNeese State in which they won two and lost one. Corpus Christi's other SLC win came in its conference opener against UT San Antonio on Feb. 27.
Andrea Gonzalez leads the Islanders with a .337 average while Margo Hurdt leads the team with seven home runs and 17 RBI on the season.
UTA is coming off a single game win over North Texas on Wednesday. Shortstop Amanda Swofford hit her first home run of the season to give the Mavs their first extra-inning win of the season.
UT Arlington will be heading to Shreveport, La. for a non-conference double header with Centenary College. The first game of the double header is set for a 5 p.m. first pitch on Wednesday, April 11.