HOW TO FOLLOW
UD Twitter: @UDallasSports
UD Baseball Twitter: @UDallasBaseball
UD Facebook: University of Dallas Athletics
UD Instagram: udallasathletics
Dates: March 30th (9 innings) (DH) | March 31st (9 innings)
Times: March 30th 12:00 p.m. (DH) | March 31st 1:00 p.m.
Opponent: Texas Lutheran University
Records: Texas Lutheran (15-6, 2-1 SCAC) | Dallas (12-11, 1-5 SCAC)
Location: Irving, Texas | Crusader Field
The University of Dallas baseball team will take on the defending SCAC conference champions and No. 5 ranked Texas Lutheran University this weekend for a three-game series. The doubleheader on Saturday will begin at 12:00 p.m. On Sunday the series will wrap up with first pitch set for 1:00 p.m. The Crusaders are coming off a 1-2 weekend at Centenary College.
- Conrad Voss (Corona, Calif.) sits atop the SCAC in the wins category (5).
- Tyler Montemayor (Boerne, Texas) continues to lead the Crusaders with three saves. That mark is tied for the conference lead.
- Dallas is 12-2 leading after six innings.
- Dallas leads the SCAC with 126 walks.
BY THE NUMBERS
- TLU holds a 20-8 all-time record vs. Dallas
- The Bulldogs swept the series last year winning 8-1, 7-3, and 6-2.
- In 2017 Dallas won Game One 5-4, but fell in the next two games in Irving.
A LOOK AT THE BULLDOGS
- Tyler Cauley leads the team and ranks third among SCAC players driving in 21 runs. Cauley also has a team-leading five homeruns.
- Dylan Murrell leads the Bulldogs with a 2.65 earned run average.
- Nathan Mallinovsky has struck out 35 batters on his campaign (5th SCAC).
- Murrell leads the team with four wins.
-The Bulldogs are 3-3 in true road games this season.
FACULTY-STAFF-FAMILY UD SPORTS TAILGATE
- Free Hamburgers and hotdogs at the field out by the Baseball Clubhouse, near where the tennis courts used to be.
- At 11:30, we'll be having free hamburgers and hot dogs before the baseball double-header at 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. The grill is open during both baseball games. We'll be meeting out by the baseball clubhouse
Dallas will begin April by traveling to take on non-conference opponent Thomas More University March 6-7. Saturday's twinbill will begin at 12:00 p.m. The series will then wrap up on Sunday with first pitch scheduled for 11:00 a.m.