UNCW ballgame against nationally ranked Coastal Carolina washed out

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Tuesday’s baseball game between UNCW and nationally ranked Coastal Carolina has been postponed due to inclement weather.

UNCW will get back into action on campus this weekend. Photo courtesy- UNCW Athletics
UNCW will get back into action on campus this weekend. Photo courtesy- UNCW Athletics

A make-up date will be announced at a later time. The Chanticleers are listed at No. 19 in this week’s Top 25 poll, according to NCAA.com. UNCW also received consideration in the national rankings.

The Seahawks return to the diamond as part of the Hughes Bros. Challenge this weekend, Feb. 26-28. The weekend’s schedule begins on Friday at noon with Eastern Kentucky and VCU, followed by UNCW and South Dakota State at 4 p.m.

The Seahawks then host Eastern Kentucky at 2 p.m. on Feb. 27, and close the three-game tournament against VCU at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 28.

UNCW was the only ball club within the Colonial Athletic Association to finish opening weekend with a 3-0 mark.