May 4, 2010
GREENVILLE, N.C. - The East Carolina softball team (34-16) plays the final games at the ECU Softball Field Thursday with a 5:00 p.m. doubleheader against in-state foe Elon (33-17). The Pirates will open their new stadium next season. So far in 2010, East Carolina is undefeated against teams from North Carolina, going 9-0 and outscoring Campbell, N.C. Central, UNC Greensboro, N.C. State and UNC Wilmington 62-7.
East Carolina owns a 12-3-1 advantage in the all-time series with Elon and won last season’s road contest 7-5 behind three-run home runs from Jessica Johnson and Kaui Tom. Prior to that meeting, the teams had not played each other since March 4, 2005, when the Pirates recorded a 5-0 victory in Greenville.
Can't make it to Greenville for the games? Then join us as we do a live chat live from the ECU Softball Field beginning at 4:30 p.m.