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No. 20 Baylor Softball Set for Midweek with UTSA

WACO, Texas - No. 20 Baylor softball (23-6) hits the road for a final nonconference tune-up, travelling to take on UTSA on Tuesday, March 22, at 6 p.m. at Roadrunner Field in San Antonio.

Baylor and UTSA will meet for the 25th time, with Baylor holding a 21-13 advantage entering Tuesday’s contest.

In the most recent matchup in Waco, the Roadrunners snapped a 12-game win streak in the series for Baylor, downing the Lady Bears in nine innings, 2-1.

Baylor returns to San Antonio for the first time since April 23, 2014, with Baylor taking the 7-1 victory over the Roadrunners.

This season, UTSA has won five of its last six games, including a sweep of North Texas.

Most recently, UTSA took a series win from Charlotte, losing the first game of the three-game set, before taking the last two contests.

For Baylor, the Lady Bears swept UCF in a three-game home stand, allowing zero unearned runs and just six hits over 21.0 innings.

Baylor has won nine of the last 10 games and maintain a perfect 3-0 record in true road games.

Heather Stearns made two starts over last week’s games, going 2-0 with a combined complete-game shutout and 15 strikeouts.

Gia Rodoni made her debut for Baylor, pitching 1.1 innings with 2 K’s and the save.

The weekend series, and all road games this season, will be broadcast live with audio on BaylorBears.com/allaccess.

Keep up with the team all season long by following Baylor Softball on the team's official Twitter page, @BaylorSoftball.

GAME INFO:
Tues., March 22, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

Roadrunner Field (300)
San Antonio, Texas

BU Audio: BaylorBears.com
Live Stats: GoUTSA.com

BAYLOR BEARS
2016 Record: 23-6

Head Coach: Glenn Moore (16th season)
All-Time Record vs. UTSA: 21-13
All-Time Record vs. UTSA in San Antonio: 7-6

UTSA ROADRUNNERS
2016 Record: 11-17
Head Coach: Michelle Cheatham (3rd season)

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