March 21, 2011
Back at home, Tech takes on Eastern Kentucky
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – After finishing 1-2 on its first Ohio
Valley Conference road trip, the Tennessee Tech softball team will
look to get back on track at home as it welcomes in the Colonels of
Tech (12-10, 3-3 OVC) will look to build upon the success it
has had against EKU over the years as it has built a 46-27 record
against the Colonels since 1993. Both teams last met in the 2009
season when the Golden Eagles won a pair of victories by the scores
of 13-1 and 4-3.
The Colonels own a 16-9 record and are 3-3 in OVC play
including a three-game sweep of the Austin Peay Lady Govs this past
weekend. EKU has thrived on the road as it has a perfect 7-0 record
in away games.
Both the Golden Eagles and the Colonels, along with Morehead
State, are tied for fifth place in the OVC standings with a 3-3
conference record. Jacksonville State and UT Martin sit atop the
standings with a 6-0 mark and are followed by the 3-0 Eastern
Illinois Panthers and the 4-2 Southeast Missouri Redhawks.
The opening pitch for the first game is slated for 3 p.m.,
with the second game scheduled to follow at 5 p.m.
Fans who cannot attend the games can follow the live stats at
the link here