Colonels Host Wilmington in Home Opener, Games of the Week Wednesday
CENTRE Colonels (3-7, 1-5 SAA) vs. WILMINGTON Quakers (11-25, 3-15 OAC) - *2016 record
Site: Danville, Ky.
Stadium: South Campus Field
Game time(s): 5:30 p.m. ET / 7:30 p.m. ET
Next: Thursday, March 9, 2017 vs. Adrian
Centre: Schedule | Roster | Stats
Wilmington: Schedule | Roster | Stats
DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre softball team opens the home portion of the 2017 season hosting non-conference foe Wilmington (Ohio) with a doubleheader on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. ET.
The Colonels were 9-6 in Danville last season and they are 2-2 in non-conference action during the 2017 campaign.
Freshman outfielder RileyAnne Sharpe (Huntsville, Ala.) paces Centre at the plate on the season with a .345 batting average with three RBI, a triple, four runs scored and a pair of stolen bases.
Senior first baseman Jessika Young (Leitchfield, Ky.) has posted a .333 average on the year with a team-high 11 RBI, two doubles, two triples, a home run, seven runs and a stolen base.
Senior pitcher Elysse Petrie (Danville, Ky.) has led the Colonel pitching staff with a 3.99 ERA in a team-high 26.1 innings pitched. Petrie has compiled a 1-1 record on the season.
Wilmington opens the 2017 season against the Colonels on Wednesday. The Quakers finished with an 11-25 record with a 3-15 ledger in Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) play.
Other @CentreAthletics Home Events This Week:
Thursday, March 9
5:30 p.m. ET - @CentreCSoftball vs. Adrian
7:30 p.m. ET - @CentreCSoftball vs. Adrian
Saturday, March 11
7:00 p.m. ET - @CentreWomensLax vs. Augsburg
Sunday, March 12
1 p.m. ET - @CentreCSoftball vs. Manchester
3 p.m. ET - @CentreCSoftball vs. Manchester