Only the Lions hoopsters register a win, other teams go 0-5

lions-head-soloWAXAHACHIE, Texas  --  Saturday’s athletic menu is chocked full of games, home and away, for fans of Southwestern Assemblies of God University.

Here is an overview, along with the results. A complete summary, combined with statistics and, in many cases, with action photos.

BASEBALL - 1:00pm

SAGU (9-10 / 0-2 in SAC) plays host to a single game against Wayland Baptist University (13-6 / 2-0 in SAC) at 1:00pm. The nine inning game is slated for the campus field.

Yesterday the visiting Pioneers swept a twinbill, 10-3 and 5-2. In both games they pulled away late en route to a pair of Sooner Athletic Conference victories.

A weekend summary will be posted on Sunday.

SAGU lost the third game in the series, 11-3.

 

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL – 1:00pm

Team Lioness (14-15 / 8-11 in SAC) travels to Siloam Springs, Arkansas for their 2014 season finale at No. 16 ranked John Brown University (22-6 / 14-5 in SAC).

The game is set for a 1:00pm tip-off and will be available for fans on (free) livestream video and LiveStats.

SAGU, after several opportunities to take the lead, came up short in the final minute, 59-55.

To access both (then scroll down to the Game Center box):  jbuathletics.com

The team will compete at the conference tourney next week in Shawnee, Oklahoma. SAGU will play at Wednesday.

The tourney schedule will be announced on Sunday night. A complete preview, which will include driving directions, will be posted on Tuesday night.

SOFTBALL LADY LIONS - 2:00pm

The Lady Lions (5-11 / 0-2 in SAC) welcome No. 15 Oklahoma Baptist University (6-5 / 2-1 in SAC) to the Waxahachie Sports Complex for a doubleheader. Beginning at 2:00pm, the games are slated for Diamond #5.

Friday evening the Lady Bison rolled to a pair of easy wins, 11-1 and 15-0, both shortened to five innings.

Saturday witnessed SAGU on the wrong end of 11-0 and 5-1 defeats. They did lead the second game, 1-0, in the fifth.

A recap will be posted on-line on Sunday, complete with action photos.

MEN’S BASKETBALL – 3:00pm

The No. 5 ranked Lions (25-4 / 16-3 in SAC) will have a major challenge when they tangle with John Brown University (20-9 / 10-9 in SAC). The opening jump is scheduled for 3:00pm (CST).

The Golden Eagles enter the action riding a six-game unbeaten streak. They have also won 8-of-9 in an impressive season-ending revival.

Catch can catch the action on livestream video – at no charge, and/or with LiveStats. To access both (then scroll down to the Game Center box):  jbuathletics.com

The Lions completed a series sweep with a 74-68 triumph.

A review of the game will be posted on-line later tonight.

The team will compete at the conference tourney next week in Shawnee, Oklahoma. SAGU will play on Thursday.

The tourney schedule will be announced on Sunday night. A complete preview, which will include driving directions, will be posted on Tuesday night.

Contact: Mark “Link” Warde, SAGU Sports Information Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 469-658-2847.
 

 

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