RUSTON – Louisiana Tech opens fall games Friday night when the Lady Techster softball team hosts Henderson State at 6 p.m. at the Lady Techster Softball Complex.
Admission is free. Fans who can't attend the game can watch it free on Youtube by searching for Louisiana Tech Softball Live Stream.
Head coach Mark Montgomery
and Co. return seven starters and 13 letter winners from last year's team that won 34 games and fell one win shy of claiming the program's first ever regular season league title. Tech returns both the C-USA Player of the Year in outfielder Morgan Turkoly
and C-USA Pitcher of the Year in senior Preslee Gallaway
Friday night's game will also be the first for six Lady Techster newcomers, including Ole Miss transfer Mary Terral and five true freshmen in Lindsay Edwards, Hannah Koenig, Mia Voges, Meghan Robicheaux and AJ Williams.
In addition to Friday night's game against Henderson State, LA Tech will also play fall games against Bossier Parish CC (Oct. 12), Arkansas Tech (Oct. 13), Lamar (Oct. 13), Northwestern State (Oct. 19), Northwestern State (Oct. 26) and Tyler JC (Oct. 27).
Fans can also come out and watch an intrasquad scrimmage Saturday morning at 9 a.m. – which will also be live streamed on the same Youtube channel.
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