NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. – The Manchester Spartans will take on Transylvania University on Sunday April 28 at Gratz Field. MU and Transy will clash in an HCAC doubleheader that will begin at Noon. Sunday's game was originally scheduled for Saturday April 27 but was pushed back due to the project weather forecasts.
In between games, the Manchester baseball team will take a moment to honor its graduating class of Collin Bice, Tyler LaFollette, Jordan Hilyard, John Magers, Matt Pritz, Braxton Riley, Christian Smith, and Craig Overpeck.
Manchester News & Notes
* The Spartans will look to continue their hot play of late; Manchester has won four straight games.
* MU has won its past three Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference games heading into this weekend.
* Manchester sits at 6-7 in HCAC play and is only a half game behind Earlham and Transylvania for fourth-place in the conference standings.
* A season ago, the Spartans topped the Pioneers by final scores of 9-7, and 5-0 in Lexington.
Transylvania News & Notes
* Transylvania is 14-20, 7-7 HCAC this season.
* TU split its most recent conference doubleheader on Tuesday April 23 against Hanover. Both games final scores were 10-9.
* Hudson Chastain ranks second in the HCAC with a .408 batting average.