Softball at USF (G1: W 9-1) (G2: L 3-2) (G3: L 7-4)


(Patrick) #1

ON THE OPPONENT
• Houston is 14-17 all-time against USF and 5-6 in visits to Tampa, Fla.
• The Bulls enter the weekend with a 27-14 overall record and 5-1 mark in American Athletic Conference play, tied atop the standings. Having not played a midweek game, USF is coming off a 2-1 series win at Memphis.
• On the season, the Bulls are hitting .298 as a team and lead The American in slugging percentage (.455) and home runs (35). As a staff, USF owns a 2.68 ERA.
• Lindsey Devitt leads the team with a .376 batting average and 32 RBI. In the circle, Cheyenne Eggens ranks second in the league in ERA (1.11). Eggens is 7-1 with two saves.
• The Bulls are led by Head Coach Ken Eriksen. He is 895-460-1 in his 22nd year at the helm. Eriksen, who has served as the head coach of Team USA since 2010, is USF’s all-time winningest coach across any sport.
• The Bulls were tabbed third in The American Preseason Coaches’ Poll.


(Patrick) #2

Busy this weekend so updates will come later. Coogs scores 9 in the 9th last night to beat the Bulls 9-1.

Big win.


(Butch) #3

Lose second game 3-2…still have a chance to win series…


(Patrick) #4

(Patrick) #5


HOUSTON NOTES
Top Offensive Players:
Arielle James | 3-4, RBI, 2 R
Maya Thomas | 3-4, R
Caela Kincade | 1-1, HR, 3 RBI, 2 R
Kelli Montgomery | 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI, R
Brooke Vannoy | 1-4, RBI, R
Savannah Heebner | 1-3

Pitching Breakdown:
Savannah Heebner (W, 16-4) | 7.0 IP, CG, 4 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K


(Patrick) #6




HOUSTON NOTES
Top Offensive Players:
Arielle James | 2-4
Maya Thomas | 1-3, RBI, R
Sarah Queen | 1-4, RBI

Pitching Breakdown:
Trystan Melancon (L, 5-4) | 6.0 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 0 BB, 3 K



HOUSTON NOTES
Top Offensive Players:
Arielle James | 3-4, 3 RBI
Savannah Heebner | 2-2, R
Maya Thomas | 2-4, RBI

Pitching Breakdown:
Savannah Heebner (L, 16-5) | 3.1 IP, 6 R, 3 BB, 4 K
Presley Bell | 2.2 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 2 K