This weekend marks the final conference series for the Mustangs and the final home appearance for the CBC Seniors as they host the College of the Ozarks Bobcats. The two day doubleheader begins on Saturday at 3pm with Sr Day and will conclude on Sunday with games starting at 2:30pm.
The Bobcats are lead by first year Head Coach Neale Richardson. CofO is currently 18-19 and 10-10 in the conference.
They bat as a team .271 and are lead by Cody Pentecost (.388), Cody Hull (.376), and JD Payne (.351). The team ERA is 4.61 with Christian Vonderheide (2.81), Wyatt Saltarelli (3.10) and Alex Stephens (3.71) leading the charge from the hill.
The Mustangs sit at 23-18, 8-12 in conference play. Head Coach Dr. Aaron Brister has the squad with back to back 20+ wins seasons in spite of some key injuries this season.
CBC is batting .302 as a team thus far, with Santez Richardson (.400), Josh Buczek (.377) and Sam Buczek (.319) making a difference at the plate. The Mustang ERA is 4.01 YTD. Leaders with (IP) include; Stephen Swagerty 2.47 (40), Justin Southerland 4.03 (35.2) and Gunner Allen 4.11 (35).
Mustang Seniors making their final home conference appearances are:
Aaron Boucher (Conway, Ar)
Samuel Buczek (Donalsonville, Ga)
Josh Fortner (Hot Springs, Ar)
Stephen Swagerty (Sherwood, Ar)