Storm Home Opener Against Findlay (Preview)

Storm Home Opener Against Findlay (Preview)

PAINESVILLE, Ohio – The Lake Erie College softball team will be in action Sunday (March 25) and Monday (March 26) when they host Findlay and Mercyhurst respectively.  First pitch against Findlay is scheduled for 1 p.m. and the Mercyhurst double header will start at 3 p.m.

Storm Report:  The Storm is 4-6 overall and is coming off a long break.  The Storm has had numerous games rained, and haven't played since Friday (March 2).  Head Coach Rebecca Dyer said, "It has been a long stretch without games and the team is anxious for some competition. They are very excited to start the season."

Opposition Position: The Oilers are 11-14 overall and 2-0 in Great Midwest Athletic Conference action, and are coming off a sweep over Kentucky Wesleyan.  The Lakers are 2-14 overall and are coming off a loss to Georgian Court. 

Coach Dyer concluded, "We will have to play hard through all seven in order to win our first conference games against Findlay. We've been working hard since Florida and we are ready for conference play." 

Forecast: Lake Erie will return to the diamond Friday (March 30) when they travel to take on Trevecca Nazarene. 

-LEC-