Lions travel to southern Alabama and host Troy this week

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DATES | SCHEDULES | OPPONENTS | LOCATIONS
Tuesday, April 5 – 6:30 p.m. CT

Southeast (10-18) to South Alabama (16-10)
Stanky Field (Mobile, Alabama)

Wednesday, April 6 – 6 p.m. (CT)

Troy (18-9) southeast
Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field (Hammond, Louisiana)

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 faces a pair of midweek challenges, traveling to Mobile, Alabama for a 6:30 p.m. game at Stanky Field against South East Louisiana. Alabama and returning to Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field to host Troy at 6 p.m. Wednesday. .

Ahead of Wednesday’s home game, SLU Athletics Marketing partnered with Southeastern SGA and the Dukes of Hammond coterie to host a baseball party. Free food, garden games, giveaways and more start at 3:45 p.m.

The games against South Alabama (16-10) and Troy (18-9) will both be shown on ESPN+.

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).

Southeastern (10-18) has won its past two games, earning a Southland Conference Series victory over UIW in San Antonio, Texas last weekend.

Field Artigues (.283), Shea Thomas (.281) and Preston Faulkner (.279) look southeast at the plate. Faulkner leads the team with 17 extra hits, including seven Southland-leading home runs and 25 RBIs. Tyler Finke and Evan Keller are tied for team highs with 10 stolen bases apiece. Rhett Rosevear is the national leader of HBP (19) while SLU ranks third nationally as a team (64).

Southern Alabama has lost its last five games, including being swept at Georgia State in a Sun Belt conference series last weekend.

Miles Simington (.420), Hunter Stokes (.311), Charles Middleton Jr. (.306) and Erick Orbeta (.302) are the Jaguars’ best hitters. Simington and Santi Montiel both drove in 13 more hits with Stokes just one behind them. Montiel’s six homers are the best on the team and Simington is averaging more than one RBI (29) per game. Will Turner leads the team with eight stolen bases.

Troy split four games last week, dropping his final two games in a Sun Belt home series against Little Rock.

Trey Leonard (.364), William Sullivan (.290) and Jesse Hall (.287) are the Trojans’ best hitters. Easton Kirk paces the team with 11 extra hits, including four home runs, a team high. Rigsby Mosley leads the team with nine stolen bases.

FOLLOWING
Southeastern hosts Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in a three-game Southland Conference series this weekend at the Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field. Playing hours are 6 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday as part of Super Lion Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday.

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 by 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.



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 NETWORKS
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