February 27, 20161234567RHE
Loyola112051111150
Tennessee State1200000362
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Dolezal (1-1) 5.010013
Loss: WOODARD (1-5) 3.184433
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Nagel (LUC) 524100
GEARLDS (TSU) 423100
February 27, 2016123456RHE
Southern0200002102
Tennessee State02320411163
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: O'KANE (1-1) 6.0102234
Loss: Thomas (2-2) 5.116111014
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Barajas (SUSB) 413000
BURGESS (TSU) 423100
DREITLEIN (TSU) 423501
O'KANE (TSU) 313000
February 28, 201612345RHE
Loyola1082617221
Tennessee State02000232
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Rogers (4-0) 5.032104
Loss: WOODARD (1-6) 2.2119321
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Nagel (LUC) 333110
Cordell (LUC) 303210
Jenkins (LUC) 333211
BURGESS (TSU) 201000
DREITLEIN (TSU) 211000
HASSELL (TSU) 201000
February 28, 20161234567RHE
Southern0003201674
Tennessee State100133X8132
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: POWELL (2-2) 2.121101
Loss: Holmes (1-3) 6.0138503
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Barajas (SUSB) 401000
Suttles (SUSB) 301200
Greer (SUSB) 401100
Burton (SUSB) 211000
Luke (SUSB) 201100
Hollis (SUSB) 301100
Andrews (SUSB) 221010
BURGESS (TSU) 423401
Softball to Host Southern, Loyola
Friday, February 26, 2016
Softball to Host Southern, Loyola

Tiger Invitational | Nashville, Tenn.
Feb. 27-28 | Tiger Field

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The Schedule:
Saturday, Feb. 27
TSU vs. Loyola - 11:30 a.m.
TSU vs. Southern - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 28
TSU vs. Loyola – 2:30 p.m.
TSU vs. Southern - 4:00 p.m.

2016 Tigers: The Tigers (2-8) returned home opened the Tiger Classic with a 3-1 win over Northern Kentucky before falling at the hands of Evansville, ULM, East Tennessee State and Butler. Freshman Abi Stephens has still yet to hit a single on the season. In the meantime, Stephens leads the team with three doubles and is the lone Tiger to hit a home run. Danica Gleason leads the squad with a .353 (6-for-17) batting average.

Top Statistical Hitters:
Avg.: Danica Gleason - .353
Runs: Courtney Gearlds - 7
Hits: Courtney Gearlds - 7
Doubles: Abi Stephens - 3
Triples: Courtney Gearlds - 2
Home Runs: Abi Stephens - 1
RBI: Courtney Gearlds - 5
Stolen Bases: Courtney Gearlds - 4

Scouting Loyola (5-3)
2015 Record: 15-35
Conference: Missouri Valley
2015 Finish: 5-21
Series Record: 0-1
Last Time Played: 2005, Lost 2-3
Last Win: NA

Loyola is led by Erica Nagel who is batting .652 (15-of-23) with seven runs, three doubles and a triple. Brooke Wyderski (10-for-21) follows Nagel hitting .476 with seven runs, three doubles, two home runs and seven RBI. In the circle, Ashley Rogers has posted a 2-0 record with a 0.72 ERA, two shutouts, 19.1 innings and 11 strikeouts, while holding opponents to a .136 average.

Scouting Southern (3-3)
2015 Record: 16-14
Conference: SWAC
2015 Finish: 11-5
Series Record: First Meeting
Last Time Played: NA
Last Win: NA

Southern is hitting .395 with six home runs and is led by Kiara Suttles (.563) who is 9-for-16 with seven runs and four home runs along with 12 RBI. Sydney Andrews and Alicia Barajas are each 10-for-18 (.556) at the plate. Barajas has collected two triples and two long balls. Delphia Holmes leads the pitching staff with a 2.80 ERA and is 1-1.


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