Lions travel to Hattiesburg to face 11th-ranked Miss South

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OPPONENT | LOCATION

Southeast (13-19) at #11 Southern Miss (23-8)
Pete Taylor Park (Hattiesburg, Mississippi)

DATES | SCHEDULES | PITCH MATCHUP
Tuesday, April 11 – 6 p.m. (CT)

SLU-RHP Andre Landry (2-3, 9.95) against
USM – RHP Tyler Stuart (2-0, 2.92)

RADIO | VIDEO | INTERNET | MOBILE DEVICES

• Radio: KSLU, 90.9 FM
• Video: ESPN+
• www.LionSports.net – live audio, statistics and video
• Lions Gameday Experience app, MyTuner Radio app, Mixlr app

HAMMOND, Louisiana – The University of Southeast Louisiana baseball team hits the road for non-conference action on Tuesday, traveling to No. 11-ranked Southern Miss for a first pitch at 6 p.m. at Pete Taylor Park in Hattiesburg , Mississippi.

Fans in the Hammond area can also listen on the Southeastern Sports Radio Network’s flagship station – KSLU 90.9 FM – in addition to being online at www.LionSports.net/ListenLive and through the Lions Gameday Experience, Mixlr and MyTuner apps. Radio. The MyTuner application is compatible with the Apple CarPlay software available in most recent car models. Fans should search for SLU Athletics (Mixlr) or Southeastern Sports Radio Network (MyTuner).

The game will also be broadcast on ESPN+.

Andre Landry (2-3, 9.95), a sophomore right-hander from Slidell, La., takes the ball for SLU against Golden Eagle sophomore right-hander Tyler Stuart (2-0, 2.92). It will be Landry’s first career start after 24 relief appearances.

Southeastern (13-19), which has won five of its last six games, has beaten multiple ranked opponents this season — including No. 25-ranked Louisiana Tech, No. 3-ranked Arkansas and No. 1-ranked Ole Miss.

Preston Faulkner (.296), Shea Thomas (.283), Field Artigues (.259) and Tristan Welch (.253) look southeast at the plate. Faulkner leads the team with 19 extra hits, including nine Southland-leading homers to go along with 31 RBIs. Tyler Finke and Evan Keller are tied for the team lead with 11 stolen bases apiece. Rhett Rosevear is the national leader of HBP (21) while SLU ranks fourth nationally as a team (71).

Continuing their rise in the national polls week after week, the Golden Eagles (23-8) have won 10 of their last 11 games.

Slade Wilks (.342), Dustin Dickerson (.339), Reece Ewing (.292) and Will McGillis (.290) are Southern Miss’ top hitters. Wilks’ 21 extra hits are the best on the ball club. Christopher Sargent leads the team with nine home runs and 29 RBIs.

NEXT

Southeastern returns to Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field this weekend for a Southland conference series with first-place New Orleans. The three Pontchartrain Bowl rivalry series games are scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, 6 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday.

TICKET AND PARKING INFORMATION

Single tickets are on sale for the remainder of the regular season. Fans are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance to minimize queues on match days. South East students are encouraged to contact the box office prior to the game to reserve theirs in advance.

General admission tickets are $9 for adults and $6 for youth (ages 3-12). Students from the South East, with a university ID, and children under 2 years old are admitted free. Gameday parking is $5 per day for standard vehicles and $25 for RVs.

Tickets can be purchased online at www.LionSports.net/Tickets or by contacting the Southeastern Athletics box office at (985) 549-5466. Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Friday. The Pat Kenelly Diamond box office at Alumni Field opens exactly one hour before the first scheduled pitch.

Southeastern uses mobile ticketing as its primary method of distributing tickets purchased online. Tickets will be available via text or email in PDF format for fans to download to their phone or print at home. Tickets can also be downloaded from Apple Wallet.



PARKING LAYOUT
The university is expected to repave a portion of the baseball parking lot, April 13-29, affecting home games against New Orleans (April 14-16), South Alabama (April 19) and Southern Miss (April 26). Additional parking spaces will be available in the parking garage and on the lot north of the garage.



CLEAR BAG POLICY
Southeastern Athletics operates a clear bag policy for all ticketed events. The policy reflects the safety precautions required for entry to professional and collegiate sports venues across the country. For more information on the clear bag policy, go to www.LionSports.net/Clear.



LIONS GAMEDAY EXPERIENCE APP
The Lions Gameday Experience app puts audio, stats, video, social media and more in the hands of fans. Attendees can also check in to earn reward points redeemable for Southeast-related prizes. Available for Android and iOS devices, it can be downloaded from the App Store and Google Play or by following the link www.LionSports.net/App.



DIAMOND CLUB / S CLUB
Fans interested in becoming active supporters of the baseball program are encouraged to join the Diamond Club. Lion baseball alumni are encouraged to join the exclusive S Club, which is reserved for Southeast Sports Letter winners.


All Diamond Club and S Club (baseball) membership fees and donations are available for the exclusive use of the Southeast Baseball Program. Membership information is available by contacting the Lion Athletics Association at laa@southeastern.edu or (985) 549-5091 or by visiting www.LionUp.com.



SOCIAL MEDIA
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