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The America East softball season hits the midway point with three series this weekend.
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#AESB Play Rolls On This Weekend

Release: 04/04/2014
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Following a weekend in which just four of a possible nine America East softball contests were played, six teams are hopeful that a full slate of three series will play out. The weekend will kick off on Saturday, with the first contest kicking off at 12 p.m.

Here’s a look at the three weekend series:

UMBC (22-11, 0-2 AE) at Binghamton (9-10, 0-0 AE)

Sat., April 5, 2 p.m.. – Live Video | Live Stats

Sun., April 6, 12 p.m./2 p.m. – Live Video | Live Stats

  • Binghamton looks to finally jump into league action after the last two scheduled series were postponed due to inclement weather.
  • UMBC takes on the Bearcats having lost their first two league games to Stony Brook by one run each (3-2, 2-1).
  • The Retrievers are led in the circle by hurler Jessica Holt, who sports a 1.79 ERA over 113.2 innings of work. As of Monday, the rookie led the nation in walks allowed per seven-innings, allowing just seven over the course of the season.

Hartford (6-14, 1-2 AE) at Stony Brook (12-13, 4-1 AE)

Sat., April 5, 1 p.m. /3 p.m. – Live Stats/Live Stats
Sun., April 6, 12 p.m. – Live Stats

  • Stony Brook looks to earn its third-straight series win after defeating UMBC in a double header last week.
  • The last meeting between the Seawolves and Hawks was in Game No. 4 of the AE Championship last year. Stony Brook, the eventual league champion, went on to win the contest, 6-3.
  • Hartford took two of the three games in last year’s regular-season series.

Maine (12-9, 4-1 AE) at Albany (11-7, 1-2 AE)

Sat., April 5, 1 p.m. /3 p.m. – Live Stats
Sun., April 6, 11 a.m. – Live Stats

  • Maine swept the weekly awards after defeating UMass Lowell in a double header for their third-consecutive series win.
  • Over the past four league contests, Maine has crossed the plate 43 times for three double-digit wins.
  • Albany has won 10 of the last 12 regular-season matchups against Maine, including nine-straight in the last three years.
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