MOUNT ST. MARY'S (2-15) vs MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE (3-18)
Wednesday, March 29 | 1 pm and 3:30 pm
Emmitsburg, Md. | E.T Straw Family Stadium
Wednesday, March 29
Game 1 – 1pm
Game 2 – 3:30 pm
The Mountaineers are coming off a three game series with the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds where they won their first two games of the season but fell in the series finale. Jared Urban, Tyler Post, and Joshua Lenig all recorded multi-hit games but Mount St. Mary's was edged by the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds 15-11 on Sunday afternoon. Jordan Lawson pitched 3.0 innings, had zero earned runs, and struck out three batters in relief for the Mountaineers.
Batting Average (min 2 AB/GP): Joshua Lenig (.333), Patrick Causa (.319), Vaughn Parker II
Hits: Patrick Causa (23), Jared Urban (20), Tyler Post (15)
Runs: Zach Hostetter (10), Alex Kriss (10), Two tied with (9)
RBI: Vaughn Parker (12), Patrick Causa (11), Jared Urban (9)
ERA (min 5.0 IP): Jordan Lawson (4.55), Michael Collins (5.79), Two tied with (9.00)
Strikeouts: Michael Collins (22), Jordan Lawson (14), Trey McGough (12)
ABOUT MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE
MDES is coming off a three game series where they were swept by Norfolk State. Looking to salvage a game against the Norfolk State Spartans, Maryland Eastern Shore baseball ran headlong into a fine pitching performance from the Spartans' Devin Hemmerich. The Hawks were able to cross home plate just once in the 7-1 loss.
The Mountaineers own a 27-7 advantage in the all-time series with MDES despite dropping the most recent game by a final of 9-2 last year. Mount St. Mary's is a perfect 10-0 against The Shore at home, 17-4 on the road and 0-3 in neutral site contests.
The Mount welcomes UMBC for a double header on Saturday, April 1 starting at 1 p.m. and then will finish the three game series at UMBC Sunday, April 2 at 1 pm.