Fort Myers,FL- FGCU (4-7) returns home after winning a road series vs BCU to face #22 Pepperdine University (10-1) Tuesday night at Swanson Stadium.
Pepperdine is led by Head Coach Rich Hirtensteiner who is in his 21st season as a member of the Waves’ coaching staff and 5th year as head coach.
The hot start has the Waves ranked nationally and their only loss in 11 games on the season is to UCLA.
.299/120 hits/10 HR/76 RBI’s/15 doubles/5 triples/11-13 SB/85 runs
10-1/2.67 ERA/1.20 WHIP/1 SHO/2 SV/85 hits/39 runs (30 ER)/97 K’s/36 walks/2 HR/10 doubles/.227 BAA
Players To Watch For:
5’10 INF SR (R/R) Aharon Modlin
STATS: .383/18 hits/1 HR/10 RBI’s/2 doubles/3-3 SB/13 runs
6’2 R-JR OF (R/R) Reese Alexiades
STATS: .375/18 hits/0 HR/12 RBI’s/ 4 doubles/1-2 SB/5 runs
6’1 SR INF (L/L) Justin Lutes
STATS: .372/16 hits/3 HR/16 RBI’s/2 doubles/3 triples/3 runs
Pitchers To Watch For:
6’2 R-SO RHP (R/R) Cooper Chandler
STATS: 3-0/1.00 ERA/1.06 WHIP/18 IP/14 hits/4 R (2 ER)/20 K’s/5 BB/.219 BAA
5’11 SO RHP (R/R) Trevor Kniskern
STATS: 2-0/2.93 ERA/0.99 WHIP/15.1 IP/12 hits/6 R (5 ER)/18 K’s/3 BB/.207 BAA