News Release

Daniel Lauletta, Coordinator of Sports Info
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Wildcats Open 2013 Season With a Preseason East Region Top 10 Matchup Against St. Thomas Aquinas

Thursday, February 21, 2013 - Newark, Del.

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Senior Brandon Payne will play left field in 2013. Copyright 2012; Wilmington University. All rights reserved.

The Wilmington University baseball team opens its 2013 season this weekend in a East Region Top 10 matchup against St. Thomas Aquinas. The Wildcats were picked fourth in the NCBWA East Region Preseason Poll while the Spartans were picked seventh.

The games were moved to Diamond Nation in Flemington, N.J., with a single nine inning game on Friday followed by a nine and seven-inning doubleheader on Sunday. The team will open its home schedule on Tuesday against 2012 NCAA Division II National Champions West Chester starting at 3 p.m.

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