State schools baseball capsules

Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER. Alex Byo warms up with the Tulane baseball team Feb. 5. Byo and the Green Wave take on Notre Dame this weekend at Turchin Stadium.
Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER. Alex Byo warms up with the Tulane baseball team Feb. 5. Byo and the Green Wave take on Notre Dame this weekend at Turchin Stadium.

A closer look at opening weekend for area college baseball teams:

Notre Dame at Tulane

WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday, noon Sunday WHERE: Turchin Stadium, New Orleans

RECORDS: Notre Dame 2-1, Tulane 3-1 STARTING PITCHERS:Friday —Notre Dame, Jr. RH Sean Fitzgerald (0-0, 9.00) vs. Tulane, So. RH Tony Rizzotti (0-1, 0.00); Saturday — Notre Dame, Sr. RH Adam Norton (1-0, 3.86 vs. Tulane, Sr. RH Alex Byo (0-0, 0.00); Sunday — Fr. RH David Hearne (0-1, 5.40) vs. Tulane, Jr. RH Kyle McKenzie (1-0, 3.60).

Towson at Nicholls State

WHEN: 1 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. Saturday, noon Sunday WHERE: Ray E. Didier Field RECORDS: Towson 3-0, Nicholls State 3-1 STARTING PITCHERS:Friday — Towson Sr. RH Mike Volpe (1-0, 0.00) vs. Nicholls Sr. RH Mike Suk (0-1, 11.25); Saturday — Towson So. RH Paul Beers (0-0, 6.23) vs. Nicholls Jr. LH Taylor Byrd (1-0, 4.15); Sunday — Towson Jr. RH Brandon Gonnella (1-0, 0.00) vs. Nicholls Sr. RH Kory Delange (1-0, 1.80).

UT-San Antonio at UL-Lafayette

WHEN: 6 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday WHERE: M.L. “Tigue” Moore Field RECORDS: UT-San Antonio 5-0, ULL 4-1 STARTING PITCHERS:Friday — UTSA Jr. LH Michael Kraft (0-0, 0.00) vs. ULL, Jr. RH Chase Traffica (0-0, 5.79); Saturday — UTSA Fr. RH Brock Hartson (0-0, 2.08) vs. ULL, Jr. LH Cody Boutte (1-0, 4.50); Sunday — UTSA (TBA) vs. ULL, So. RH Austin Robichaux (0-0, 1.80).

UNO at South Alabama

WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday WHERE: Stanky Field, Mobile, Ala. RECORDS: UNO 0-5, South Alabama 4-0

STARTING PITCHERS:Friday — UNO, Sr. LH Stone Speer (0-0, 4.50 ERA) vs. South Alabama, Sr. RH Anthony Izzio (0-0, 8.10); Saturday — UNO, So. RH Alex Smith (0-1, 6.43 ERA), vs. South Alabama, Jr. LH Jacob Noble (1-0, 0.00); Sunday — UNO, Fr. RH Blake Prest (0-1, 2.16 ERA) vs. South Alabama, Sr. RH Jarron Cito (0-0, 4.15)