Bulldogs Head North for Capital Classic
March 13, 2013
By Theresa Kurtz
By Theresa Kurtz
FRESNO, Calif. - Fresno State softball travels north for the Capital Classic hosted by Sacramento State March 15-17. The Bulldogs play four games in three days facing the Hornets, Kansas, Texas State and St. Mary's.
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Texas State: Fresno State owns a 3-1 record over Texas State. The Bulldogs won the last meeting 8-1 in 2005. The Bobcats have an overall mark of 3-19. Kellie Baker is hitting a team best .316 with two doubles and four RBI. Ashley Wright is 3-7 in the circle with 20 strikeouts and an ERA of 4.75 in 70.2 innings of work.
Sacramento State: The Bulldogs have an all-time record of 31-10 over Sacramento State. The Hornets are 12-6 in 2013 and 1-2 at home. Paige Martin is hitting .383 after 18 starts. She has three doubles, two triples and eight RBI on the year. In the circle, Caitlin Brooks is 7-1 in eight starts and has a 1.35 ERA and struck out 51.
St. Mary's: The Bulldogs face St. Mary's for the third time this season. In the first meeting, freshman Jill Compton recorded her first career no-hitter as the `Dogs won 4-0 and in the second meeting the Bulldogs defeated the Gaels 8-0 in six innings. Fresno State is 15-1 all-time against the Gaels and have won three straight. SMC is 4-14 on the year and 2-10 on the road. Megan Smith is hitting .327 in 18 games started. She has three doubles, a home run and five RBI. In the circle, Lujane Mussadi is 3-5 with an ERA of 2.28.
"Discover Fresno State Athletics!" -- Bulldog softball travels to the Capital Classic hosted by Sacramento State March 15-17. Catch the action on ESPN 790 The Deuce, home Bulldog softball. Stay connected with the Bulldogs on Facebook (fresnostateathletics) and Twitter (@FSAthletics).