Baseball splits with SWCU; at home Saturday
Lions host Eagles on campus at noon
Women’s Soccer host special Game Day Concessions
WAXAHACHIE, Texas -- The Southwestern Assemblies of God University baseball team earned a split of a doubleheader against Southwestern Christian University on Friday, both by 4-2 scores.
The Lions will host Southwestern Christian again on Saturday. The nine-inning game will be played on campus, starting at noon.
Scattered showers are expected to cover 40% of the area with a high temperature of 56 at game time. Northerly winds should be 11 miles per hour. Humidity at game time: 84 percent.
Freshman left-hander Pedro “Tres” Ortiz (Lorena, Tx / Lorena HS) will start the final.
Ortiz carries a 1-6 record and a 4.25 earned run average.
Head Coach Sam Blackmon made changes to the rotation when it was decided to rest two regulars this weekend.
SAGU is 13-16 overall and 4-7 in the Sooner Athletic Conference. The Eagles are 6-22 and 2-9 in the SAC.
Mandy Fortner, the Head Coach of the Lady Lions soccer team, has announced that her squad will be providing concessions during the game.
For Sale: Brisket tacos, snacks and drinks, along with T-Shirts ($12) will be available.
The funds raised will help support the team’s inner-city missions trip to San Francisco in May. Their total goal is $17,000. Donations will be accepted.
A complete review of the series will be posted on Saturday night.
SAGU will be at home on Tuesday night, March 25, for a nine inning game against Jarvis Christian College. The 6:00pm start will take place at the Waxahachie Sports Complex.
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