SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Saint Louis at Ole Miss Classic
WHEN: Friday-Sunday, March 2-4, 2018
WHERE: Ole Miss Softball Complex • Oxford, Miss.
OPPONENTS (record): Chattanooga--twice (7-7), Southern Miss (6-9), Ole Miss (10-2), UT Martin (6-8)
BILLIKEN TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE (Central times) -- password for live stats is Rebels
Friday – Chattanooga (10 a.m.) LIVE STATS
Friday – Southern Miss (3 p.m.) LIVE STATS
Saturday – Ole Miss (3 p.m.) LIVE STATS
Sunday – Chattanooga (9 a.m.) LIVE STATS
Sunday – UT Martin (11:30 a.m.) LIVE STATS
CLICK HERE FOR LIVE VIDEO OF SATURDAY'S GAME vs. OLE MISS
A LOOK AT THE BILLIKENS
• Saint Louis (3-6) plays the third of its five weekend tournaments when the Billikens travel to Oxford, Mississippi, to compete in the Ole Miss Classic Friday-Sunday, March 2-4.
• Saint Louis and Chattanooga met for the first time a year ago, with the Billikens claiming a 5-2 victory on the Mocs’ home field. UT Martin edged SLU 1-0 last season to even the all-time series 21-21. Southern Miss leads Saint Louis 18-3, with the teams’ last meeting occurring in 2005. The Billikens are 1-1 against the host Rebels, beating Ole Miss in 1998 and falling in 2014.
• Southern Miss has played one of Saint Louis’ Atlantic 10 Conference rivals. The Golden Eagles fell 4-0 to Massachusetts.
• Freshman catcher Alyssa Chavez was named the Atlantic 10 Conference Rookie of the Week for her performance at last weekend’s Louisiana Tech Invitational. Billiken players have earned the first two Rookie of the Week nods; freshman designated player Sadie Wise was the first honoree of the season.
• Chavez and freshman outfielder Kat Lane were selected to the Louisiana Tech Invitational All-Tournament team.
• Click here for the Billikens' complete season statistics.