#Seawolves head to UMBC for three-game series
March 29, 2014
Stony Brook, N.Y. -
Games #23-25 • Stony Brook at UMBC
Sun-Sat., Mar. 30-31 • UMBC Softball Stadium • Baltimore, Md.
Stony Brook Seawolves (10-12, 2-1)
UMBC Retrievers (20-9)
Preview: The Stony Brook softball team will return to America East Conference play with a three-game series at UMBC. The Seawolves took two of three from Albany, including a walk-off victory in game three, in their first conference series.
Opponent: Six hitters are hitting .300 or better for UMBC, including Taylor Hall, who's batting .395 with six HRs and 29 RBIs. The Retrievers have hit 21 HRs. Jessica Holte has started 12 games in the circle and is 12-3 with a 1.86 ERA. Nicole Casagrand and Kelly Lane each have won four games. UMBC's starting staff are made up of freshmen.
Series: Stony Brook leads the all-time series, 20-11. The Seawolves have won six straight, by a combined score of 58-5, and 12 of the last 15. Junior Allison Cukrov (Irvine, Calif.), senior Christine Lucido (Melville, N.Y.) and sophomore Jane Sallen (Lake Worth, Fla.) each threw complete games in last year's series sweep.
Up Next: Stony Brook will complete a five-game road swing with a single game at Fairfield on Thursday, April 3 at 2:30 p.m.