March 16, 2018123456789RHE
UNC-Greensboro0010230039161
Lipscomb001001010340
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Frisbee (3-0) 9.0433313
Loss: DORSO (0-1) 4.263320
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Hardison (UNCG) 515400
SYMONETTE (LIP) 412000
March 17, 201812345678910111213RHE
UNC-Greensboro002020102000613191
Lipscomb00011000500029120
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Jake Lewis (1-0) 3.122115
Loss: KEMP (0-2) 0.236640
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Dillon Stewart (UNCG) 734301
THOMAS (LIP) 613100
March 18, 2018123456789RHE
UNC-Greensboro010010000280
Lipscomb00000210X371
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: THOMPSON (3-1) 7.062211
Loss: Easton Welch (1-1) 1.021120
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Greg Hardison (UNCG) 404000
SORRELLS (LIP) 412100
Baseball plays host to UNC-Greensboro this weekend
Thursday, March 15, 2018
By Russell Vannozzi
Baseball plays host to UNC-Greensboro this weekend

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.

 

Series Info:

  • 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. 

 

Herd Notes:

  • 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.