Carrollton, GA - In the first of three makeup midweek games coming up in the next three weeks, the Wolves travel to Young Harris, GA on Tuesday to take on the Young Harris Mountain Lions in a nonconference matchup.

West Georgia and Young Harris met once already this season, as UWG took the win 20-9 at Cole Field here in Carrollton, GA. West Georgia accumulated 16 hits in the game, with 11 different players picking up one hit or more.

UWG currently sits at 13-22 overall on the year with a 6-18 record in conference. Young Harris enters Tuesday with an overall record of 12-23 and a 5-13 record in the Peach Belt Conference.

West Georgia as a team is hitting .289 on the year. They have scored 221 runs on 346 hits through their first 35 games. Ben Utley leads the Wolves with a .353 batting average. He has a team high 28 runs scored and 33 RBI. Ryan Raper is hitting .308 with eight doubles, two homeruns, and 23 RBI.

The Mountain Lions enter the game with a .280 team average. They have scored 216 runs on 345 hits, adding 60 doubles and 41 homeruns. Zach Odom is hitting .365 for YHC with 12 extra-base hits, 20 RBI and 23 runs scored. Zach Beggs leads the Mountain Lions with 11 longballs and 27 RBI.

The Wolves and Mountains Lions have both had their fair share of struggles on the mound this season as each have a team ERA above 5.00. Tyler Garner leads the UWG staff with a 2.70 ERA in 13.1 innings pitched. He has allowed only four total earned runs. Michael Livingston leads Young Harris at 5-3 with a 3.67 ERA. He has accumulated 69 strikeouts in 68.2 innings pitched.

First pitch is set for 5:00 p.m. from Zell B. Miller Field in Young Harris, GA. Live stat links are available at uwgsports.com. Updates will also be available on Twitter via @UWGAthletics and Facebook via West Georgia Wolves.
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