OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - The Northwestern baseball team has been paired against second seed Oklahoma City University in the 2010 Sooner Athletic Conference Tournament. The Rangers and Stars, the NAIA’s seventh-ranked team, will meet up at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 10, in the second game of the tournament at Jim Wade Stadium on the campus of Oklahoma City University.
The fifth-seeded Rangers and Stars follow No. 1 seeded Lubbock Christian vs. sixth-seeded Rogers State, which will play at 10 a.m. Third-seeded Wayland Baptist takes on fourth-seed Southern Nazarene at 4 p.m.
A Ranger victory will put Northwestern in a 1 p.m. game on Tuesday, while a loss will result in a 7 p.m. game on Monday evening.
Northwestern finished the regular season with a 33-20 overall record and was 16-14 in Sooner Athletic Conference games.
All of Northwestern's games can be listened to on 1430 AM in Alva or via the Northwestern's athletic website at http://www.nwosu.edu/broadcast. For more tournament information including: schedule and results, video information, and fan information click here.
2010 Sooner Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament
Jim Wade Stadium – Oklahoma City University
Game 1: Lubbock Christian vs. Rogers State, 10 a.m.
Game 2: Northwestern Oklahoma State vs. Oklahoma City, 1 p.m.
Game 3: Southern Nazarene vs. Wayland Baptist, 4 p.m.
Game 4: Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 7 p.m.
Game 5: Winner Game 1 vs. Loser Game 3, 10 a.m.
Game 6: Winner Game 2 vs. Winner Game 3, 1 p.m.
Game 7: Loser Game 6 vs. Winner Game 4, 4 p.m.
Game 8: Winner Game 5 vs. Winner Game 6, 7 p.m.
Game 9: Winner Game 7 vs. Loser Game 8, noon
Game 10: Winner Game 8 vs. Winner Game 9, 3 p.m., championship
Game 11: If necessary, noon
Sun, May 9, 2010
by Ryan Hintergardt