FRIDAY, APRIL 04, 2014
@JUsoftball Traveling to UNF for Weekend Series
Lexie Ballard (Photo credit: Skip Tapp)
Lexie Ballard (Photo credit: Skip Tapp)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville University softball will travel down the road to UNF for a weekend Atlantic Sun series April 5-6.

The Fins (14-20, 5-9 A-Sun) recently finished 2-for-3 last weekend against Kennesaw State at the JU Softball Complex. They opened with an 8-3 loss in game one before winning the final two contests with walk-off hits, including Victoria Brown’s solo homer in extra innings during game two.

Charli Bradshaw, Codi Kelly and Emily Sanchez lead JU at the plate, batting .380, .311 and .308, respectively, while Brown holds the best ERA at 2.94 over 109.2 innings pitched.

North Florida (19-18, 4-11 A-Sun) most recently lost 5-3 against non-conference UCF on April 2 at home. In their last A-Sun series March 30-31, the Ospreys were swept at Mercer 11-0 (5), 11-2 (6) and 7-2.

Marissa Thomas (.295), Ashia Kerr (.281) and Abby Tewey (.280) lead UNF in batting. Cortney Radke (8-3) leads on the mound with a 2.51 ERA over 86.1 innings pitched.

Jacksonville stands 6-11 all-time against North Florida.