|March 16, 2018||1||2||3||4||5||6||7||8||9||R||H||E|
|Win: Frisbee (3-0)||9.0||4||3||3||3||13|
|Loss: DORSO (0-1)||4.2||6||3||3||2||0|
|March 17, 2018||1||2||3||4||5||6||7||8||9||10||11||12||13||R||H||E|
|Win: Jake Lewis (1-0)||3.1||2||2||1||1||5|
|Loss: KEMP (0-2)||0.2||3||6||6||4||0|
|Dillon Stewart (UNCG)||7||3||4||3||0||1|
|March 18, 2018||1||2||3||4||5||6||7||8||9||R||H||E|
|Win: THOMPSON (3-1)||7.0||6||2||2||1||1|
|Loss: Easton Welch (1-1)||1.0||2||1||1||2||0|
|Greg Hardison (UNCG)||4||0||4||0||0||0|
NASHVILLE – The Lipscomb baseball team will host UNC-Greensboro for a three-game series this weekend at Ken Dugan Field in Nashville.
The Bisons (8-9) head into the duel fresh off a series win over Michigan last weekend. However, Lipscomb dropped an 8-7 loss to rival Belmont on Tuesday, as Jackson Campbell delivered a walk-off double to give the Bruins a Battle of the Boulevard victory.
The Spartans (12-4) bring a 5-game winning streak into the weekend after a series sweep of Lafayette and a 3-2, midweek victory over Winthrop on Wednesday.
- Friday – March 16 at 4 p.m.
- Saturday – March 17 at 2 p.m.
- Sunday – March 19 at 1 p.m.
Live stats and a Facebook Live video stream will be available for all three games.
Projected Weekend Rotation:
- Friday – LHP Alex Dorso (Jr.) vs. RHP Matt Frisbee
- Saturday - RHP Chris Kachmar (Jr.) vs. LHP Bryce Hensley
- Sunday – LHP Noah Thompson (Fr.) vs. TBA
Scouting the Spartans:
- UNC-G has knocked off two Power Five teams this season with wins over Tennessee andWake Forest.
- Cesar Trejo bats a team-high .525 and leads the team with 31 hits, 24 RBI, and 54 total bases.
- Trejo and Dillon Stewart have each blasted three home runs for the Spartans.
- Matt Frisbee owns a 2-0 record in four appearances.
- Last weekend, Lipscomb took two of three from Michigan. After losing a 16-11 slugfest in game one, the Bisons notched a 7-4 win on Saturday and a 4-2 win on Sunday.
- Senior Jeffrey Crisan is hitting a blazing .457 to lead the team at the plate. He has also notched a team-high 15 RBI.
- Junior Zeke Dodson is batting .400 and leads the Bisons with 24 hits, three doubles, two triples, and 37 total bases.
- Dodson, Crisan, freshman Maddux Houghton, and sophomore Josh Martinez have each notched two home runs to tie for the team lead.
- Senior Blake Thomas leads the Purple and Gold with 18 runs and nine stolen bases.
- Noah Thompson is 2-1 so far on the mound for the Bisons with a 1.89 ERA in four appearances.
- Robbie Knox (1-1) owns a team-low ERA of just 1.42 after nine appearances this season.
- Kyle Kemp has notched four saves on the season. He has posted a 1.00 ERA.