@CentreCSoftball Hosts Local Rival Transylvania in Games of the Week

@CentreCSoftball Hosts Local Rival Transylvania in Games of the Week

CENTRE Colonels (15-12, 2-7 SAA) vs. TRANSYLVANIA Pioneers (11-5, 0-0 HCAC)  

Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Site: Danville, Ky.
Stadium: South Campus Field
Game time(s): 5:30 p.m. ET / 7:30 p.m. ET
Next: Saturday, April 1, 2017 vs. Sewanee

Centre: Schedule | Roster | Stats
Transylvania: Schedule | Roster | Stats
Game One: Live Stats | Live Video 
Game Two: Live Stats | Live Video 

DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre softball team takes on Bluegrass State rival Transylvania with a doubleheader this Thursday, March 30 with first pitch slated for 5:30pm ET at the South Campus Field.

The Colonels come into the twinbill with a 15-12 overall ledger on the season while the Pioneers own an 11-5 record.

Centre last hosted Transylvania in 2015, posting a split as the Colonels picked up a 4-3 win in game one before the Pioneers earned a 9-7 triumph in the nightcap.

Centre is led by senior first baseman/pitcher Jessika Young (Leitchfield, Ky.) who paces the Colonels with a .378 batting average, 26 RBI, nine doubles, two triples, three home runs and 11 runs scored on the season. In addition, she has recorded a 3-1 record in the circle, with a 3.36 earned run average and three complete games.

Freshman third baseman Sarah Aubuchon (Lebanon, Tenn.) ranks second on the team with a .342 average on the season, sitting eighth in the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) with eight doubles to go with 21 RBI.

Senior pitcher Elysse Petrie (Danville, Ky.) leads the Centre pitching staff with five wins (5-3) and a 2.70 earned run average on the year.

The Pioneers have won six of their last seven matchups entering a Tuesday afternoon doubleheader at Thomas More.

Other @CentreAthletics Home Events This Week: 
 

Wednesday, March 29

@CentreBaseball vs. Maryville (Tenn.) – 5pm

Live Stats | Live Video

 

Friday, March 31

@CentreMensLax vs. Millsaps – 7pm

Live Stats | Live Video

 

Saturday, April 1

@CentreXC_TF – Centre Invitational

Saturday, April 1
@Centre_Tennis (M/W) vs. Berry - 10am 

 

Saturday, April 1

@CentreCSoftball vs. Sewanee – 12pm / 2pm

Gm. 1 – Live Stats | Live Video

Gm. 2 – Live Stats | Live Video

 

Saturday, April 2
@Centre_Tennis (M/W) vs. Oglethorpe - 10am 


Sunday, April 2

@CentreCSoftball vs. Sewanee – 12pm

Live Stats | Live Video

 

Sunday, April 2

@CentreMensLax vs. Birmingham Southern – 1pm

Live Stats | Live Video