McNeese Cowboys Lake Area Classic; This Weekend
Coming home after a Wednesday night blowout in the 14th inning of the UH Cougars 13-5, the McNeese Cowboys are in Joe Miller Ballpark this weekend for the Lake Area Classic.
Friday: Creighton vs. Texas State @ 2 p.m.
Texas State vs McNeese @ 6 p.m.
Saturday: Texas State vs Creighton @ 1 p.m.
Creighton vs. McNeese @ 4 p.m.
Sunday: Creighton vs. McNeese @ 11 a.m.
Texas State vs McNeese @ 2 p.m.
The Cowboys are 3-1 coming into the weekend, they enjoyed an explosive top of the 14th Wednesday night to produce 10 runs and win the game.
Clay Rasbeary leads the Cowboys so far with 9 RBIs, 3 HR and a slugging percentage of .842. Sr 2B Nate Fisbeck tied a McNeese single-game record Wednesday night going 5-7 and leads the team with a BA of .444 going 8-18 this year.
As a team, McNeese is hitting .279 with a 3.38 ERA compared to opponents .224 and 7.68.
Lake Area Classic Weather
Should be cloudy and around 76° for Creighton and Texas State at 2 pm and by the time Texas State and McNeese begin warm-ups there will be a 40% chance of coverage over the area.
Tomorrow afternoons games will go off under threat of a day-long 70% chance of showers, Sunday looks to be cool and breezy with little rain.