Bulldogs, Warhawks on the diamond tonight

Louisiana Tech heads down I-20 to face off with in-state opponent UL-Monroe Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Warhawk Field.

LA Tech and UL-Monroe will meet for the 125th time as the Bulldogs lead the all-time series 73-51. The Bulldogs have won nine out of the last 10 meetings.

The contest can be heard on the LA Tech Sports Network on 97.7 FM and through the LA Tech Athletics app while it can be seen on ESPN+.

LA Tech (11-5) is fresh off a series sweep of Houston Baptist and holds onto a four-game winning streak. The Bulldog bats were on fire over the four-game homestand outscoring their opponents 53-6.

In five out of the last seven games the Bulldogs have posted double digit runs and in two of those games have scored 20 plus runs.

Taylor Young earned Conference USA Hitter of the Week honors after going 11-for-17 (.647) with a home run, a triple, three doubles, eight RBI, 10 runs scored and swiped four bases.

Right-hander Greg Martinez (1-0, 5.06 ERA, 10.2 IP, 9 SO, 2 BB) is set to get the start for Tech.

UL-Monroe (4-11) collected its first series win this past weekend at Nicholls taking two of three from the Colonels and winning three out of four games.

Right-handner Henry Shuffler (0-1, 4.15 ERA, 4.1 IP, 4 SO, 8 BB) is set to make the start for ULM.

Tech will open up C-USA play Friday in San Antonio.