HAMMOND, La. † The Southeastern Louisiana University baseball and softball team will take on nationally-ranked opponents, while the tennis, track and beach volleyball teams will also be in action during this week in Southeastern Athletics.
The SLU baseball team (7-9) hosts No. 2 Ole Miss Tuesday at 6 pm at Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field. Tuesday’s game will be the Lions’ fifth during nonconference play versus a ranked opponent. Southeastern then hits the road for a three-game series at Samford. The series opens Friday at 6 pm, continues Saturday at 2 pm and concludes Sunday at 1 pm
The Southeastern softball team (14-7) opens the week with a 6 pm contest at No. 21 LSU Tuesday. On Thursday, the Lady Lions head to Jacksonville State for a 4 pm game. SLU will spend the weekend in Chattanooga, Tennessee competing in the UT Chattanooga Tournament. Southeastern faces Bucknell Friday at 12:30 pm and Saturday at 10 am The Lady Lions face host UT Chattanooga Friday at 5:30 pm, Saturday at 12:30 pm and Sunday at 1 pm
The Lion tennis team (1-11, 0-1 Southland) hosts Southern Wednesday at 4 pm at the Southeastern Tennis Complex. Saturday will see SLU open its Southland Conference road slate with a 1 pm contest at Nicholls.
The SLU men’s and women’s track and field teams will be back in action Friday. The Lions and Lady Lions will host the Southeastern Triangular on Friday at the Southeastern Track Complex.
The Southeastern beach volleyball team (2-7) hits the road for a busy week. SLU will compete in the SFA Invitational, facing Mary Hardin-Baylor (10 am), Hendrix (12 pm) and host Stephen F. Austin (4 pm) Saturday. Sunday sees the Beach Lions take on Abilene Christian (8 am) and Central Arkansas (10 am)
On the Air
All of this week’s baseball games will be televised on ESPN+ and can be heard online at www.LionSports.net/ListenLive. Tuesday’s softball game can be seen on SEC Network+.
The 2022 season of Inside Southeastern Baseball with Matt Riser continues Monday at 12 pm from the patio of Pour House Pizza and Beer Garden. Riser will join co-host Allen Waddell at lunchtime every Monday during the season for the 60-minute show, talking the latest in Southeastern baseball. Each week, select Lion players will also join the duo. Pour House is located at 505 W. Thomas St. in Hammond. The show will initially be heard online at www.LionSports.net/ListenLive.
The final episode of Inside Southeastern Basketball with David Kiefer is set for Monday at 7 pm The show features Kiefer and host Allen Waddell discussing Lion hoops at Rainbow Daiquiris (14384 West Thomas Street). The show will air on Kajun 107.1 FM, The Highway 104.7 FM and The Boss 103.7 FM/1400 AM, as well as online at www.kajun107.net.
This Week at Southeastern Athletics – March 14-20, 2022
Monday, March 14
Baseball, Inside Southeastern Baseball with Matt RiserPour House Pizza and Beer Garden, 12 p.m. (LionSports.net/ListenLive)
Men’s Basketball, Inside Southeastern Basketball with David KieferRainbow Daiquiris, 7 pm (Kajun 107.1) (The Highway 104.7) (The Boss 103.7/1400 AM)
Tuesday, March 15
baseball vs. Ole Miss, Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field, 6 pm (ESPN+) (LionSports.net/ListenLive)
Softball, at LSU, Baton Rouge, 6 p.m. (SEC Network+)
Wednesday, March 16
tennis vs. Southern, Southeastern Tennis Complex, 4 pm
Thursday, March 17
Softball, at Jacksonville State, Jacksonville, Alabama, 4 pm
Friday, March 18
Baseball, at Samford, Birmingham, Ala., 6 pm (ESPN+) (LionSports.net/ListenLive)
softball vs. Bucknell (UT Chattanooga Tournament), Chattanooga, Tenn., 12:30 pm
Softball, at UT Chattanooga (UT Chattanooga Tournament), Chattanooga, Tenn., 5:30 pm
Track and Field, Southeastern Triangular, Southeastern Track Complex, All Day
Saturday, March 19
Baseball, at Samford, Birmingham, Ala., 2 pm (ESPN+) (LionSports.net/ListenLive)
softball vs. Bucknell (UT Chattanooga Tournament), Chattanooga, Tenn., 10 am
Softball, at UT Chattanooga (UT Chattanooga Tournament), Chattanooga, Tenn., 12:30 pm
Tennis, at Nicholls, Thibodaux, 1 pm*
Beach Volleyball, vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor (SFA Invitational), Nacogdoches, Texas, 10 am
Beach Volleyball, vs. Hendrix (SFA Invitational), Nacogdoches, Texas, 12pm
Beach Volleyball, at Stephen F. Austin (SFA Invitational), Nacogdoches, Texas, 4 pm
Sunday, March 20
Baseball, at Samford, Birmingham, Ala., 1 pm (ESPN+) (LionSports.net/ListenLive)
Softball, at UT Chattanooga (UT Chattanooga Tournament), Chattanooga, Tenn., 1 pm
Beach Volleyball, vs. Abilene Christian (SFA Invitational), Nacogdoches, Texas, 8 am
Beach Volleyball, vs. Central Arkansas (SFA Invitational), Nacogdoches, Texas, 10 am
Southeastern home events in bold † All times Central | * – Southland Conference contest
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CLEAR BAG POLICY
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