Aggie Softball Set For WAC Opener Against Spartans Friday
March 21, 2013
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Utah State softball is set to open its Western Athletic Conference schedule with a single game on Friday, March 22, against first-place San Jose State. SJSU is currently atop the WAC standings with a 19-10 overall record, while USU enters conference action with a 5-22 overall record. Tomorrow's action is set to get underway at 4 p.m. (MT).
The Aggies are coming off their best week of the season, going 5-2 last week, with wins against Weber State (2), Boise State, Idaho State and Portland State.
Utah State will be led by senior infielder Christine Thomsen who has a .404 batting average on the season. USU will also look to sophomore infielder Nicole Arata, who has wielded a hot bat of late, producing a team-leading seven RBI in last week's action. Following Friday's game, The Aggies will play a doubleheader on Saturday, March 23, with first pitch set to be delivered at 1 p.m. (MT). The second game of the Saturday's action is scheduled for a 3 p.m. (MT) start. Fans can follow the action through live stat links that will be available on www.utahstateaggies.com home page or softball page.
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