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Lander begins season with home series against No. 20 Mount Olive

Lander begins season with home series against No. 20 Mount Olive

GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team opens the 2018 campaign at Dolny Stadium on Friday evening as the Bearcats host No. 20 Mount Olive for a weekend series. First pitch Friday is scheduled for 5:00 p.m. The series will conclude with a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at noon. 

WATCH: Game 1 Game 2  Game 3

LIVE STATS: Game 1 Game 2 Game 3

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PROBABLE STARTERS

Friday: Chris Sheehan (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs. TBD

Saturday (G1): Tripper Ergle (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs. TBD

Saturday (G2): JD Cook (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs. TBD

STORYLINES

• Lander is beginning its 21st season of baseball and seventh season at Dolny Stadium.

• The Bearcats fell in three games at Mount Olive to open last season. 

• Lander welcome in 17 newcomers this fall, including eight transfers.

• The Bearcats were selected seventh in the Peach Belt Conference preseason coaches poll.

• Sophomore Colton Yeager was chosen to the preseason All-PBC team. 

• Lander returns its top five home run hitters from last season, including Nathan Schreckengost, who led the team with 14. 

• All four infield starters from last season return for the Bearcats in 2018.