Head Coach Melissa McElvain and her staff face SDSU and Santa Clara this week
April 15, 2008
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The University of San Diego softball team has another busy week ahead of them as they wrap up their non-conference schedule on Wednesday night followed by a PCSC series as the Santa Clara Broncos come to town over the weekend.
The Toreros lost the series 1-3 this past weekend to Loyola Marymount. Saturday they won game one 1-0, then lost game two 7-3. On Sunday they fell 1-0 in game one and 1-0 in game two. USD is currently 14-29 overall and 1-7 in the PCSC.
San Diego continues conference play over the weekend when they face Santa Clara. The Broncos are currently 19-19 overall and 3-5 in the PCSC. SCU lost the series against Saint Mary's 0-4 this past weekend. The Toreros and Broncos open up play on Saturday at Noon and 2:00 p.m. and conclude the four game series on Sunday at Noon and 2:00 p.m.
The San Diego State Aztecs are 6-4 in their last ten games and currently on a three-game losing streak. SDSU dropped back-to-back losses against BYU (1-0 in game one, 2-0 in eight innings), as well as a 1-0 decision against the University of Utah. The Aztecs currently hold a 30-13 overall record on the season and a 3-3 mark in the Mountain West Conference.
The 2008 USD-SDSU series is tied at 1-1. The Toreros picked up the first win 6-4 in Arizona at the Diamond Devil Classic. The Aztecs came back to defeat USD 7-3 at the Aztec Softball Stadium. The series concludes Wednesday night at the USD Softball complex with the first pitch scheduled for 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $5 and all seats are general admission.