March 11, 2013

Pride Sports Preview (3/11-3/17)

Baseball (9-10 Overall, 4-8 USA South)

Week Schedule: Monday 3/11 vs. Transylvania, 3/5 PM (Davenport, FL); Tuesday 3/12 vs. Rhodes, 3 PM(Winter Haven, FL); Friday 3/15 vs. Averett, 7 PM (Leonard Park); Saturday 3/16 vs. Averett, 2 PM (LeonardPark); Sunday 3/17 vs. Averett, 2 PM (Leonard Park)

Opponent Watch:

--Transylvania (2-3 Overall, 0-0 HCAC)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not Play
  • Previous game: Lost to Spalding 8-2 on Sunday 3/10
  • Record last week: 0-1
  • Statistical leaders: Batting Average: Sam Liggett – .438 (7-16); RBI: John Cowley - 6; Steals: ZachBynum, Pete Travisano – 2; Home Runs –John Cowley - 1 ; Wins – Shelby Dixon, Matt Morgan - 1 ;Saves: none ; ERA: Shelby Dixon – 0.00 (5.2 IP)
  • Last season: Did not play

-- Rhodes (8-7 Overall, 0-0 SAA)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Monday 3/11 at Oglethorpe
  • Previous game: Beat Oglethorpe on the road 8-7 on Sunday 3/10
  • Record last week: 2-0
  • Statistical leaders: Batting Average: Patrick Kilkenny – .317 (19-60); RBI: Andrew Wallis - 16;Steals: Lynden Pindling – 10; Home Runs: Andrew Wallis – 3 ; Wins: Jackson Baker, Thomas Beamish– 3 ; Saves: Matt Burnick- 1 ; ERA: Jackson Baker – 3.03 (32.2 IP)
  • This season: Did not play

-- Averett (16-6 Overall, 8-4 USA South)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Tuesday 3/12 at Roanoke
  • Previous game: Beat North Carolina Wesleyan on the road 13-3 on Sunday 3/10
  • Record last week: 2-3
  • Statistical leaders: Batting Average: Jason Carter – .413 (31-75); RBI: Jimbo Newcomb, JordanKidd - 17; Steals: Jimbo Newcomb – 11; Home Runs: Jordan Kidd – 2 ; Wins: Chris Moyer, BenFlorence, Tyler Long – 3 ; Saves: Cody Beaver- 5 ; ERA: Andrew Kirks – 1.21 (37.1 IP)
  • This season: 4-3 Averett win, 4-2 Greensboro win, 8-4 Averett win 

Women’s Lacrosse (0-6 Overall, 0-0 USA South)

Week Schedule: Tuesday 3/12 at Goucher, 4 PM; Wednesday 3/13 at North Carolina Wesleyan, 4 PM;Sunday 3/17 vs. Christopher Newport 1 PM (Pride Field)

Opponent Watch:

--Goucher (4-2 Overall, 0-0 Landmark)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not play
  • Previous game: Beat St. Joseph’s (Maine) at home 16-4 on Sunday 3/10
  • Record last week: 3-0
  • Statistical leaders (per game): Goals: Hannah Khin – 25; Assists: Erin Reifsnyder – 3; Groundballs:Erin Reifsnyder – 22; Caused Turnovers: Hannah Frallicciardi– 14; Draw Controls: Anneke Ossorio– 24;Saves: Ashley Shaner - 61
  • Last season: Did not play

--North Carolina Wesleyan (0-5 Overall, 0-2 USA South)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not play
  • Previous game: Lost to Ferrum on the road 21-2 on Saturday 3/9
  • Record last week: 0-2
  • Statistical leaders (per game): Goals: Ashley Marks – 9; Assists: Ashley Marks, Jade Gold, LanieHicks – 2; Groundballs: Connor Wright – 13; Caused Turnovers: Ashley Marks– 9; Draw Controls:Haley Hopkins– 16; Saves: Marissa Santos - 50
  • Last season: 20-0 Greensboro win

--Christopher Newport (5-1 Overall, 1-0 USA South)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Wednesday 3/13 vs. Virginia Wesleyan; Saturday 3/16 atFerrum
  • Previous game: Beat Adrian in Hilton Head, S.C. 13-9 on Friday 3/8
  • Record last week: 2-0
  • Statistical leaders (per game): Goals: Ashton Marshall – 26; Assists: Lauren King – 9; Groundballs:Emily Johnson – 20; Caused Turnovers: Emily Johnson– 10; Draw Controls: Lauren King– 18; Saves:Hanna Slough - 41
  • Last season: 19-9 Christopher Newport win

Men's Golf

Week Schedule
: at at Oglethorpe Jekyll Collegiate (3/15-3/17) Jekyll Island

Men’s Lacrosse (3-4 Overall)

Week Schedule: Tuesday 3/12 vs. Rensselaer 11 AM (at Wilmington, NC)

Opponent Watch:

--Rensselaer (2-3 Overall, 0-0 Liberty)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not play
  • Previous game: Beat Oneonta State at home 10-7
  • Record last week: 2-0
  • Statistical leaders (per game): Goals: Eric Valero – 8; Assists: Patrick Finn – 5; Groundballs: TravisArmiger– 28; Caused Turnovers: Albert Core, John Phillips – 8; Faceoffs: Travis Armiger – 41-87;Saves: James Manchester – 28
  • Last season: Did not play

Softball (8-5 Overall, 4-0 USA South)

Week Schedule: Monday 3/11 vs. Lake Forest, 11 AM (at Kissimmee, FL); Monday 3/11 vs. Waynesburg, 1 PM (at Kissimmee, FL); Tuesday 3/12 vs. Illinois Wesleyan, 9 AM (at Kissimmee, FL); Tuesday 3/12 vs. Mount Union, 11 AM (at Kissimmee, FL); Friday 3/15 vs. Maryville, 3/5 PM (Boys and Girls Club); Sunday 3/17 at Ferrum, 2/4 PM 

Opponent Watch:

--Lake Forest (0-0 Overall, 0-0 Midwest)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not play
  • Previous game: Has not played
  • Record last week: N/a
  • Statistical leaders: N/A
  • Last season: Did not play

 --Waynesburg (1-1 Overall, 0-0 PAC)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: 3/11 vs. Defiance (at Kissimmee, FL)
  • Previous game: Lost to Lakeland 5-4 on Sunday 3/10 at Kissimmee, FL
  • Record last week: 1-1
  • Statistical leaders: Not available
  • Last season: Did not play 

 --Illinois Wesleyan (4-1 Overall, 0-0 CCIW)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not play
  • Previous game: Lost to Trine 2-1 on Sunday 3/10 at Columbus, GA
  • Record last week: 4-1
  • Statistical leaders: Batting Average: Audra James– .600 (6-10); RBI: Keri Leach - 6; Steals: Audra James– 3; Home Runs: Emma Clark - 1 ; Wins: Molly McCready - 2 ; Saves: None; ERA: Alyssa Vorel – 1.08 (13.0 IP)
  • Last season: Did not play 

--Mount Union (1-1 Overall, 0-0 OAC)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: 3/11 vs. Geneva (at Kissimmee, FL); 3/11 vs. Coast Guard (at Kissimmee, FL)
  • Previous game: Lost to Montclair State 3-0 on Sunday 3/10 at Osceola, FL
  • Record last week: 1-1
  • Statistical leaders: Batting Average: Marissa Earl– .400 (2-5); RBI: Marissa Earl - 2; Steals: Five tied– 1; Home Runs: None ; Wins: Rachel McAninch - 1 ; Saves: None ; ERA: Michelle Stiltner – 0.00 (3.0 IP)
  • Last season: Did not play 

 --Maryville (0-16 Overall, 0-4 USA South)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not play
  • Previous game: Lost to LaGrange 2-1 at home on Saturday 3/9
  • Record last week: 0-4
  • Statistical leaders: Batting Average: Taylor Dockery– .415 (12-36); RBI: Hannah Youngdeer - 8; Steals:Taylor Dockery and Miranda Miller - 2; Home Runs: Taylor Dockery - 2 ; Wins: None ; Saves: None; ERA: Jessica Hogle – 3.87 (34.1 IP)
  • Last season: Did not play

 --Ferrum (11-5 Overall, 2-0 USA South)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: 3/13 vs. Emory & Henry (DH); 3/16 vs. Methodist (DH)
  • Previous game: Beat LaGrange 6-3 at home on Sunday 3/10
  • Record last week: 3-1
  • Statistical leaders: Batting Average: Rachel Shumaker– .421 (16-38); RBI: Karly Thompson - 22; Steals: Rachel Shumaker – 6; Home Runs: Karly Thompson - 2 ; Wins: Kaitlyn Culler - 6 ; Saves: Rachel Shumaker - 2; ERA Rachel Shumaker – 1.84 (14.2 IP)
  • Last season: 2-1 Greensboro win; 6-3 Ferrum win

Men’s Tennis (1-3 Overall, 0-0 USA South)

Week Schedule: Friday 3/15 vs. Maryville, 1 PM (Grimsley High School); Sunday 3/17 at Ferrum, 1 PM 

Opponent Watch:

--Maryville (0-2 Overall, 0-2 USA South) 

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not play
  • Previous game: Lost to Piedmont at home 9-0 on Sunday 3/10
  • Record last week: 0-2
  • Last season: 5-4 Maryville win 

--Ferrum (1-3 Overall, 1-1 USA South)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: 3/14 at Shenandoah
  • Previous game: Beat LaGrange 8-1 at home on Sunday 3/10
  • Record last week: 1-1
  • Last season: 8-1 Greensboro win

Women’s Tennis (0-1 Overall, 0-0 USA South)

Week Schedule: Friday 3/15 vs. Maryville, 1 PM (Grimsley HS); Sunday 3/17 at Ferrum, 1 PM

Opponent Watch:

--Maryville (2-1 Overall, 1-1 USA South)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Does not play
  • Previous game: Lost to Piedmont at home 6-3
  • Record last week: 1-1
  • Last season: 7-2 Maryville win

--Ferrum (1-3 Overall, 0-2 USA South)

  • Week schedule prior to Greensboro: Thursday 3/14 at Shenandoah; Saturday 3/17 vs. Methodist
  • Previous game: Lost to LaGrange at home 9-0
  • Record last week: 0-2
  • Last season: 8-1 Greensboro win