The Saint Joseph's baseball team will play its final road series of the season this weekend as the Hawks visit George Mason for a three-game set. First pitch in the series opener is set for 3:00 p.m. on Friday at Spuhler Field in Fairfax, Virginia.
ON THE DIAMOND
SAINT JOSEPH'S (18-24 overall, 4-12 Atlantic 10)
Offensive Leaders: Charlie Concannon (.331 average, 11 doubles, five home runs, 24 runs batted in, .522 slugging percentage, .412 on-base percentage), Kadar Namey (six home runs, 25 RBI), Matt Maul (23 runs scored, 14 stolen bases)
Leading Pitchers: Tim Brennan (7-3, 3.08 earned run average, 70 strikeouts, four walks, 73.0 innings), Justin Aungst (11 starts, 3.99 ERA, 48 strikeouts, 58.2 innings), Ryan Devine (17 appearances, 2.55 ERA, two saves, .216 batting average against)
Last Time Out: Saint Joseph's swept a weekend home-and home against NJIT. SJU claimed an 8-1 road win on Saturday before Aungst unfurled a 3-0 shutout at Smithson Field on Sunday.
Next Up: The Hawks close out the season at home with a three-game set against Massachusetts beginning Thursday.
GEORGE MASON (21-24 overall, 11-7 Atlantic 10)
Offensive Leaders: Logan Driscoll (.374 average, 34 runs scored, nine stolen bases, .503 slugging), Trevor Kelly (six home runs, 15 doubles, 40 RBI, .503 slugging), Tyler Nelin (.434 on-base percentage)
Leading Pitchers: Zach Mort (5-3, 2.10 ERA, 92 strikeouts, nine walks, .218 BAA), Ryan Ricci (3-2, 21 appearances, two saves)
Last Time Out: The Patriots took two out of three at George Washington last weekend.
Next Up: George Mason wraps up its slate with a road trip to La Salle that starts on Thursday afternoon.