Tomorrow at 2 pm, Penn State Wilkes-Barre's Baseball team will go up against Penn State Hazleton at home. PSU Wilkes-Barre is 8-1 on the season, while PSU Hazleton is 5-13. The Mountain Lions are coming into the game riding a hot streak, winning their last 8 games. The key during this win streak has been their offense, averaging 8.8 runs over these past 8 games. Their pitching has also stepped up, allowing only 1 run in each of the past 3 games.
Zach Sott has been a fantastic leadoff hitter for PSU Wilkes-Barre. On the season, he is hitting .552 with 3 RBIs and 10 SB. He also has 16 runs scored and has played a stellar center field on defense. Other key contributors on offense are Collin Barletta, who is hitting .429, and senior Eric Adamczyk, who is hitting .345 with 16 RBIs. Tanner Williams has also played a huge role, batting .375 with 6 XBH and 9 RBIs.
PSU Wilkes-Barre currently sits in first place in the East Division of the PSUAC, and PSU Hazleton is in fourth place. This is a crucial game for both teams, as they fight for a good playoff seed.