Elizabeth Arana and the Ladyjacks will travel to Louisiana Tech on Wednesday to play the Lady Techsters at 6 p.m.
April 24, 2012
NACOGDOCHES, Texas - The Stephen F. Austin Ladyjacks softball team is set to embark on a four-game road trip that begins on Wednesday at Louisiana Tech at 6 p.m.
SFA (13-30, 4-12) has lost three consecutive games, including back-to-back scoreless losses against Central Arkansas this past weekend. The Ladyjacks played the Lady Techsters earlier this season in Nacogdoches, falling 6-5.
The Ladyjacks will be looking to improve their road record where they've gone just 2-13 thus far. Elizabeth Arana continues to lead SFA in nearly every offensive category, leading the way in batting average (.286), hits (32), doubles (9), home runs (3), RBI's (17), total bases (52), and slugging percentage (.464), walks (24) and on base percentage (.423).
In the circle Carlie Thomas (3.64 ERA) and Angela White (3.83 ERA) anchor a rotation that have combined to pitch 247.3 innings and 25 complete games.
The Lady Techsters (19-25, 6-8) have lost six of their past seven games coming into play Wednesday. As a team Louisiana Tech is batting .233 as a team, led by Melanie Goff (.388) and Janna Frandrup (.324). Michelle Jones has been the ace of the Lady Techsters thus far, compiling a 12-11 record with a 2.88 ERA in 145 innings of work.
Following the single game against Louisiana Tech, SFA will then travel to Southeastern Louisiana this weekend, beginning Friday at 6 p.m.