The JU softball team travels to Johnson City, Tenn. to take on the ETSU Buccaneers for a three game series starting with a doubleheader on Saturday.
The Dolphins (16-8, 2-1 A-Sun) enter the matchup coming off a 2-1 series win over Lipscomb in the conference opener.
Leading the Dolphins is senior catcher Sarah Simon who is batting an impressive .406 with a team leading eight home runs and 21 RBI.
The Bucs (7-12, 0-3 A-Sun) limp into the weekend having lost six straight including being swept by Mercer in their Atlantic Sun opening series.
ETSU is led by catcher/third baseman Jackie Baird. She has 22 hits in 19 games and is batting an even .400 on the season with 11 RBI.
JU outscored ETSU 14-2 in two wins over the Bucs last season.
Saturday’s doubleheader is set for 1 p.m. with the series finale at 1 p.m. on Sunday.
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