#Seawolves begin five-game road swing at Iona Wednesday
March 25, 2014
Stony Brook, N.Y. -
Game #22 Stony Brook at Iona
Wed., Mar. 26 Rice Oval Field New Rochelle, N.Y.
Stony Brook Seawolves (10-11)
Iona Gaels (4-13)
Preview: The Stony Brook softball team will begin a five-game road swing Wednesday at Iona. After starting the season 0-5, the Seawolves have won 10 out of their last 16 games. A win over the Gaels would get Stony Brook to .500 for the first time this season.
Opponent: Iona has a .271 batting average through 13 games this season. Eileen McCann, Iona's career leader in home runs, is hitting .395 with a HR and five RBIs. Kristen Turner has hit six HRs and has 17 RBIs. The Gaels have struggled in the circle, owning a 5.63 ERA. Carly Argyle and Jordan Courage each have started seven games. Argyle is 3-5 with a 4.87 ERA and Courage is 0-6 with a 7.13 ERA. Argyle has recorded three of Iona's four wins.
Series: Since 2001, Stony Brook owns a 12-9 advantage over Iona. The Seawolves and Gaels have played every season since 2007, and Stony Brook is 7-3 in that span.
Up Next: Stony Brook will head to Baltimore for a three-game weekend series against UMBC. Game one of Saturday's doubleheader will begin at 1 p.m.