Media Release available for High Point seriesMay 19, 2010
CHARLESTON, S.C - The Media Release for CSU Baseball's Big South Conference series against High Point is now available for media use. The Buccaneers and Panthers close the regular season with a three-game set at CSU Ballpark on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Each game starts at 2:00 p.m.
CSU is 17-35 (6-17 Big South) after a 6-5 loss to UNC Wilmington on Tuesday. Relief pitchers Kyle Ward and Corey Deighan combined to toss 3.1 scoreless innings in the game as the Bucs nearly rallied from an early 6-1 hole. Walt Quattlebaum homered in the game, his fourth of the season.
Junior Brantley Meier enters the week two hits shy of the single-season CSU record, while Junior Nick Chinners is six hits shy of the record.
High Point is 26-27 (12-12 Big South) and has lost two games in a row. The Panthers ended CSU's season in 2009 with a 2-1 victory in the 1st round of the Big South Tournament.
CSU enters the series needing to make up ground in order to qualify for the 2010 Big South Tournament. The Bucs enter the series 1.5 games behind UNC Asheville for the 8th and final Tournament spot. CSU must win at least two games this weekend to overtake the Bulldogs, who finish the regular season against Gardner-Webb.
Live stats, which can be accessed at the link below, are available for each game courtesy of the CSU Sports Information Department. Also, each game will be broadcast live on the Big South Network. Single-game packages cost just $4.95
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Release #1 - VCU
Release #2 - Furman
Release #3 - Virginia Tech
Release #4 - at College of Charleston
Release #5 - Holy Cross
Release #6 - USC Upstate, Georgia Southern
Release #7 - at #6/9 Florida
Release #8 - at USC Upstate, Savannah State
Release #9 - #8/8 Coastal Carolina
Release #10 - at Savannah State, College of Charleston
Release #11 - at #-/28 VMI
Release #12 - at College of Charleston, at #-/25 The Citadel
Release #13 - at Radford
Release #14 - The Citadel, at Furman
Release #15 - Winthrop
Release #16 - at UNC Wilmington
Release #17 - at Presbyterian College
Release #18 - at #6/11 Florida State
Release #19 - Gardner-Webb
Release #20 - Liberty
Release #21 - at Georgia Southern, at #8/7 South Carolina
Release #22 - at UNC Asheville
Release #23 - UNC Wilmington
Release #24 - High Point