Softball vs. Davis & Elkins Preview

Game Information 
Southern Virginia University (0-7) vs. Davis and Elkins (4-15)
Date: Monday, Mar. 24, 2014
Start Time: 5 pm, 7 pm
Location: Harvey-Dryden Field (Buena Vista, Va.)

Tonight's game is Family Night at Harvey-Dryden Field. There will be free hot dogs and cotton candy available to the public. 

 

Last Meeting

The two teams last met in a doubleheader on April 8 of the 2013 season with Davis and Elkins grabbing victories in both games, 4-3 and 9-1.

About the Knights

Southern Virginia is looking for its first victory of the 2014 season as it hosts visiting NCAA Division II member Davis and Elkins College. The Knights have dropped two doubleheaders to start the season to Emory and Henry College and Wilson College.

Freshman Centerfieder McKenzie Packard is pacing the Knights with a .294 batting average and a solid .588 on-base percentage in 17 at-bats.

Southern Virginia will look for a good outing from its pitching staff and solid hitting to pick up its first victory.

About the Senators

Davis and Elkins College is also seeking its frist sweep of the season as it has dropped its first 11 games, the most recent victory against Salem International

Sophomore shortstop Kayla Whoolery leads the Senators with a .364 batting average while recording team-high 20 hits in 55 at-bats.

The Senators were voted to take fifth in the Great Midwest Athletic Conference.