View Full Version : Blueblood’s Article Links—Tuesday, March 17, 2009

17th March 2009, 07:09 AM
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1. Streetmon Named SoCon Pitcher of the Week

[Georgia Southern softball pitcher Brianna Streetmon (Winder, Ga.) was a near unanimous pick as Southern Conference Pitcher of the Week.]


2. Softball Starts Seven Game Road Trip Against Presbyterian

[The Georgia Southern softball team (11-12, 4-2) starts a seven game road swing in Clinton, S.C. The Eagles will play a doubleheader against Presbyterian Tuesday at 2 p.m. Georgia Southern will look to pull above .500 for the first time since defeating Oakland 11-8 back on February 22nd.]


3. Eagles Baseball Game at North Carolina A&T Moved to Tuesday

[Georgia Southern Baseball announced that Monday's scheduled game at North Carolina A&T has been rescheduled to Tuesday afternoon (March 17) at 3 p.m.]


4. College hoops in Georgia bottoming out

[The Georgia Southern crowd grumbled over the Eagles' first 20-loss season since the mid-1990s. But extenuating circumstances - from injuries to suspensions to discontent with the football team's 6-5 finish - kept Jeff Price's upholstery at room temperature.]


5. Eagles make progress during first half of spring drills

[“We’ve had a good two weeks of practice, and I’m really pleased with our work,” said Hatcher, who is in his third spring at Georgia Southern. “Our guys have been very eager, and they want to play the game the way we want it to be played. It’s been a good group so far. We’re where we need to be at this point, and this break comes at a good time.”


6. One last trip to Riley Park

[Witherspoon said his decision to attend Georgia Southern came down to a visit to Statesboro. “I took a visit there and liked the campus,” he said. “The coaches there are really into me, and I liked what they were talking about. The money part was right, and it just seems like a good fit.”]