Softball Hosts Owls of Maine-Presque Isle

Softball Hosts Owls of Maine-Presque Isle

By Nick Porter

Game Information
Southern Virginia University (0-9, 0-4 CAC) vs. Maine Presque Isle (1-5)
Date: Monday, March 30, 2015
Time: 3 and 5 p.m.
Location: Harvey-Dryden Field (Buena Vista, Va.)
Live Stats

Series History: 9-2

Last Meeting
The Knights swept the Owls in a triple header on April 2, 2014 in Buena Vista, Va.

About the Knights
With a nine-game losing streak to their name the Knights of Southern Virginia are looking for some much needed wins as they host the Owls in a non-league double header at home. The Knights suffered a tough double-header sweep on Saturday against Christopher Newport.

Senior shortstop Mckenzie Cox lead the Knights on friday with three hits, including one double. 

Senior Jamie Pinkston pitched both games, giving up twenty earned runs and striking out three.

The Knights will be back into conference play on Thursday as they head to Frostburg State. 

About the Owls
The University of Maine Presque Isle Owls have been playing the Knights since 2008. Members of the USCAA, the Owls are on a six-game road trip in Virginia and will face Mary Baldwin and Sweet Briar later this week.

Junior Jessica Campbell leads the Owls with a .333 batting average and has two RBIs this season. Freshman pitcher Sara Packard has recorded a 7.18 ERA and 26 innings pitched.