CHAPEL HILL- The North Carolina softball team will step out of ACC play on Tuesday to face Appalachian State at home.
The Tar Heels are 25-13 on the season, and 6-3 in the ACC
. In recent play, North Carolina defeated Virginia Tech
2-1 in its series over the weekend.
The Mountaineers hold the top spot in the Southern Conference
with a 9-3 record and a 15-11 overall record. Appalachian also won its series this weekend as it swept SoCon member College of Charleston
North Carolina has yet to play any other opponents in the SoCon this season, but will later face Elon and UNC Greensboro.
Appalachian fell to ACC member Florida State in a double header earlier in the season.
The Tar Heels and the Mountaineers will face off at 5:00 p.m. at Anderson Stadium.