Special to the E-T
Tarleton Sports Information
ADA, Okla. - The Tarleton-East Central series that was originally set to begin on Thursday, Mar. 20 in Ada, Okla. has been moved to Friday and Saturday due to wet weather in Oklahoma. The two teams will play doubleheaders on both days with the first games set to begin at noon.
Tarleton (12-17, 7-13 LSC) is coming off a series loss (1-3) to Southeastern Oklahoma in Stephenville last weekend. East Central (11-18, 8-12 LSC) was swept (0-4) in their weekend series against Abilene Christian in Abilene.
The Texans are led at the plate by Charles Desmarias with a .421 batting average. He also leads the team with 48 hits and a .693 slugging percentage. He and Greg Sillivent both lead the club with seven home runs each. Sillivent (.357) leads the squad with 39 runs batted in, 31 runs scored and three triples.
The Texans are fourth in the conference, batting .340 as a team.