Games 23-24 vs. South Alabama | Bob Heck Softball Complex | March 11 | 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Georgia State Panthers
Overall: 13-9 Sun Belt: 0-0
H: 2-5 A: 1-2 N: 6-0
Streak: L2 Last 10: 5-5
South Alabama Jaguars
Overall: 17-3 SBC: 0-0
H: 13-0 A: 0-2 N: 4-1
Streak: W4 Last 10: 8-2
All Time: 2-2
Last Meeting: 2002
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• Georgia State is coming off a tough 5-2 loss to Michigan State at home on Thursday. GSU had the winning run at the plate in the seventh, but couldn't pull off the comeback.
• The Panthers host South Alabama this weekend to open their fourth season in the league.
• Georgia State and South Alabama have played 12 times with USA holding a 10-2 advantage in the series. The Panthers got the best of the Jags last time out, however, beating USA in Mobile in the Sun Belt Tournament last year.
• Ivie Drake leads GSU in hitting with a .351 average and .519 OBP. Megan Litumbe and Kensey Caldwell each have 16 RBI to lead GSU.
• Mandy Chance's 3.00 ERA leads the Panther pitching staff. Georgia State's team ERA is an impressive 3.04
• Georgia State has already played four extra inning games this season, going 3-1 in those contests.
• Junior Ivie Drake hit her 39 career home run on Feb. 24 to break the GSU home run record.
• Ivie Drake was named to every major preseason Top 50 list including Flo Softball, D1 Softball and USA Softball.
• Ivie Drake, Mandy Blackwell and Megan Litumbe were named preseason All-Sun Belt. Only Louisiana had more players named to the team.
• Georgia State was voted to finish fourth in the Sun Belt this season.