Monarchs Host UNC Wilmington
March 22, 2007
NORFOLK, VA-- The ODU Baseball Monarchs (16-11/4-2) host defending CAA Champion UNC Wilmington (12-12/4-2) in a three-game series beginning Friday night at 7 p.m.
The Seahawks are scheduled to throw Bradley Holt (Friday), Jeff Hatcher (Saturday) and Daniel Cropper (Sunday). ODU will counter with Dan Hudson (Friday), Anthony Shawler (Saturday) and Ryan Bergh (Sunday).
Steve Halford leads the Seahawks with a .356 batting average, while Jonathan Batts leads the team with five homers and 24 runs batted in. Jeff Hatcher is 3-1 (3.77 ERA), Daniel Cropper iss 3-1 with a 4.06 ERA.
ODU is second in the CAA with a .328 batting average, while UNCW is hitting .282. ODU is second in team ERA at 4.14, while UNCW is third at 4.98. The Seahawks defeated ODU three of four games last year, including two extra inning games. ODU last won a series from UNCW in 2003.
Saturday's game is at 5 p.m. and Sunday's game is at 2 p.m.