CULLOWHEE, N.C. – Western Carolina softball concludes its California swing Tuesday traveling to Santa Barbara, Calif. for a doubleheader at UC Santa Barbara beginning at 3:00 p.m. eastern.
AN INSIDE LOOK AT THE CATAMOUNTS:
- Western Carolina went 1-4 at the LMU Tourney over the weekend picking up a thrilling 3-2 win over host Loyola Marymount.
- The Catamounts’ win over LMU was the first victory over a team from California in the program’s history.
- Junior Ashlyn Long leads the team with a .305 batting average with a team-leading 18 hits.
- Senior Madison Armstrong is the other Catamount hitting .300 or above with a .302 batting average.
AN INSIDE LOOK AT THE UC SANTA BARBARA:
- UC Santa Barbara comes into the doubleheader with a record of 5-16 after being swept at a tournament hosted by Fresno State.
- The last win for UC Santa Barbara came March 8 with a 7-5 win over California Baptist.
- Sammy Fabian leads UCSB with a .452 batting average with 33 hits and four doubles in 21 games played.
For inning by inning updates of Catamount softball follow @wcusoftball (Twitter) and for intermittent updates and full recaps please follow @catamounts (Twitter) or go to www.catamountsports.com.