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Knights Host Two in Midweek Matchup
April 21, 2019
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UCF vs. FIU & Bethune-Cookman
Apr. 24 | 4pm & 6pm
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ORLANDO (UCFKnights.com) – The Knights are back at home for their final six games of the season starting with a doubleheader on Wednesday against Bethune-Cookman and FIU.

UCF will faceoff with FIU at 4 p.m. followed by a battle with Bethune-Cookman at 6 p.m. Both games will be streamed live on UCFKnights.TV and live stats will also be available.

The Black and Gold are 28-17 overall on the season and are fifth in American Athletic Conference play with a 7-8 record.

THE OPPONENT

Bethune-Cookman

  • The Wildcats enter the midweek contest with a 20-26 overall record and 11-1 in the MEAC.
  • The Knights are 25-3 against Bethune-Cookman with the Wildcats last win coming in 2011.
  • Bethune-Cookman is on a four-game win streak.
  • Their only conference loss was a 2-6 loss to North Carolina Central.
  • In the last meeting with the Wildcats in 2018, the Knights run-ruled Bethune-Cookman and shut them out, 8-0.

FIU

  • The Panthers enter the matchup with a 22-22 overall record and 4-13 in C-USA.
  • UCF is 5-4 all-time against FIU with the Panthers last win coming in 2014.
  • FIU has lost their last three games and is just 2-6 on the road.
  • In the last meeting with the Panthers in 2015, the Knights defeated FIU in Miami, 8-3.

KNIGHT BITES

  • HONOR ROLLIN’: Cassady Brewer was named to The American Honor Roll after her stellar weekend at Tulsa. Brewer hit .600 over three games with two doubles for an .800 slugging percentage. The senior also received her first career start at third base in the series finale.
  • NO PLACE LIKE HOME: A home, UCF is 17-10 and outscoring opponents, 80-58. The Knights are also outhitting visitors, .254-.205. In the circle, the pitching staff boasts a 1.43 ERA.
  • DOUBLE OR NOTHING: UCF leads the conference in doubles per game (1.46) as they total 66 for the season. Cassady Brewer leads the team with 14.

TICKETS FOR 2019
Fans can purchase tickets for the 2019 UCF softball season by calling (407) 823-1000 or online here.

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