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Lander hosts Georgia Southwestern for weekend series

Lander hosts Georgia Southwestern for weekend series

GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team (12-25, 6-15 PBC) hosts an important Peach Belt Conference series this weekend as the Bearcats take on Georgia Southwestern (6-29, 2-19 PBC) at Dolny Stadium. The Bearcats and Hurricanes will play Friday at 5:00 p.m. and will play a doubleheader Saturday beginning at 1:00 p.m. 

WATCH: Game 1 Game 2 Game 3

LIVE STATS: Game 1 Game 2 Game 3

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PROBABLE STARTERS:

G1: Alex Moore (1-3, 4.50 ERA) vs. Kyle Britt (2-3, 3.98 ERA) 

G2: Joseph Whitt (1-2, 6.08 ERA) vs. Mitch Holloway (1-8, 5.23 ERA)

G3: Chris Sheehan (2-5, 5.19 ERA) vs. Kyle Spinks (1-5, 7.61 ERA)

STORYLINES

• Lander has won each of its last two PBC series at home. 

• The Bearcats are looking to snap a five-game losing streak. 

• Sophomore Colton Yeager leads the team with 28 RBI and eight doubles on the year. 

• Lander is 6-2 this season when scoring at least 10 runs. 

• Junior Carson Jones became just the second player in program history with double-digit home runs in back-to-back seasons with his two homers against Anderson on Tuesday.

• The Bearcats are 8-9 at home this season. 

• Lander ranks fifth in the Peach Belt Conference in home attendance, averaging 249 fans per game at Dolny Stadium.