- Maryland hosts Georgia Tech for a three-game series this weekend as it opens ACC play. It is also the first game in the Maryland Softball Stadium this season. For live updates, log on to https://twitter.com/#!/TerpsSoftball. Live stats are available by clicking here.
March 15 1:00 p.m. vs. Georgia Tech March 15 3:00 p.m. vs. Georgia Tech March 16 1:00 p.m. vs. Georgia Tech
Scouting The Terps
• Maryland returns to action for the first time in two weeks after having a series of games cancelled due to poor weather, including the Maryland Invitational.
2014 Maryland Terrapins: 1-19, 0-0 ACC Roster Schedule
• The Terrapins faced the nation's best at the Citrus Classic in Kissimmee, Fla. two weekends ago, dropping games against No. 1 Florida, No. 4 Oregon and No. 25 Auburn.
Scouting Georgia Tech
• Georgia Tech has won three of its last four games, including a 7-0 victory over No. 21 Notre Dame on March 8. The Jackets most recently swept Virginia in a midweek double-header (10-2, 3-2).
• The Yellow Jackets are featuring four players hitting above .300, including Hayley Downs, who is batting .418. Alysha Rudnik is slugging .683 with a team-high 19 RBIs, while the team has posted 24 home runs through 21 games.
• The Terrapins are just 18-37 all-time against Georgia Tech, but took 2-of-3 last season in Atlanta, Ga. The Yellow Jackets had previously won 20 straight games in the series before last season.
2014 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (15-6, 4-4 ACC) Roster Schedule Statistics
2014 Terps When... Overall 1-19 ACC 0-0 Non-Conference 1-19 Home 0-0 Road 0-2 Neutral 1-17 vs. Right-handed Starter 1-17 vs. Left-handed Starter 0-2 1-Run games 0-4 2-Run games 0-1 5+ Run games 0-9 Day Games 1-15 Night Games 0-4 Extra Innings 0-0 Scoring 0-2 runs 0-13 Scoring 3-5 runs 0-5 Scoring 6-9 runs 1-1 Scoring 10+ runs 0-0 Opponent Scoring 0-2 runs 0-3 Opponent Scoring 3-5 runs 1-4 Opponent Scoring 6-9 runs 0-5 Opponent Scoring 10+ runs 0-7 Scored in first inning 1-1 Opponent scored in first inning 0-10 Scores first 1-1 Opponent scores first 0-18 Made 0 errors 0-5 Made 1 error 1-9 Made 2+ errors 0-5 Opponent made 0 errors 0-3 Opponent made 1 error 0-10 Opponent made 2+ errors 1-6 Out-hit opponent 0-3 Out-hit by opponent 0-15 Hits are tied 1-1
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Maryland Hosts Georgia Tech for Home-Opener