SFA Heads To TAMUCC
April 3, 2014
Stephen F. Austin (13-14, 4-5 SLC) at Texas A&M - Corpus Christi (16-15, 6-3 SLC)
SFA enters the weekend 13-14 overall and 4-5 in Southland Conference play. The `Jacks are looking for their second SLC series win and second consecutive, after taking the series 2-1 with UCA at home last weekend.
SFA will have its third run through its weekend rotation with junior Cameron Gann on Friday, junior Dillon Mangham on Saturday and senior Kevin Bishop on Sunday. The three `Jack starters will see junior Matt Danton, junior Trevor Belicek and freshman Devin Skapura across the three-game series.
Players of Note
SCOUTING TEXAS A&M - CORPUS CHRISTI: TAMUCC enters the week 16-15 overall and 6-3 in Southland Conference play on the season. The Islanders are currently riding a six-game winning streak, most recently downing Texas-Pan American 15-7 on Wednesday. TAMUCC swept its last SLC series on the road at New Orleans. Junior Frankie Salas leads the Islanders at the plate bolstering a .342 batting average in 17 games played on the season. Salas also leads the team in slugging percentage (.474) and on-base percentage (.432).
VS. THE OPPONENT: SFA is 15-13 all-time against the Islanders, since the two teams first met in 2006. The `Jacks dropped their series meeting with TAMUCC 2-1 last season in Nacogdoches. In its last time in Corpus Christi, SFA took the series 2-1.
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