FRIDAY, APRIL 11, 2014
@JUsoftball Hosts FGCU for Weekend Series
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville University softball resumes Atlantic Sun competition this week when the Fins host FGCU for a three-game weekend series beginning on Saturday, April 12.
The Fins (14-24, 5-12 A-Sun) most recently fell to non-conference Florida A&M, 7-3, on April 9 at the JU Softball Complex. Charli Bradshaw, who leads the team with a .333 batting average, hit her fourth home run of the season in the loss. Emily Sanchez (.305) and Cecile Gomez (.304) have the second and third-best averages for the Fins. In the circle, Victoria Brown (7-9) holds a 3.00 ERA over 116.2 innings pitched.
FGCU (23-20-1, 6-9 A-Sun) split its April 9 non-conference double-header against FAU in Fort Myers, winning 2-1 before falling 3-1. In its most recent conference series, the Eagles finished 2-for-3 against Kennesaw State April 5-6.
Kelsey Carpenter (.432), Chelsea Zgrabik (.367) and Jessica Barnes (.319) lead the Eagles at the plate while Shelby Morgan (8-5) holds a 2.59 ERA over 86.1 innings tossed.
The Eagles hold a 1-9 road record.
All-time, JU is 2-12 against FGCU.
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