NAIA – Since the top two seeds have a first round bye the third-seeded Oklahoma Baptist University Bison are the highest seed playing today. There are four games on the slate for today. A battle of Eagles starts things off, as Faulkner and Concordia (CA) get underway at 11:30AM Eastern Time. The LSU-Shreveport Pilots (as in riverboat pilots) take on the Lee Flames at 3PM and the Lubbock Christian University Chaparrals face the aforementioned Bison at 6PM. The final game of the day will see the host school, the Lewis-Clark State Warriors, battle the Tennessee Wesleyan Bulldogs. Keep checking back to Balladeer’s Blog for scores throughout the day!
Concordia (CA) Eagles over the Faulkner Eagles 7-2 … LSUS Pilots stun the Lee Flames in the 9th 5-4 … LCU Chaparrals over the OBU Bison 7-2 … Lewis-Clark State Warriors over the Tennessee Wesleyan Bulldogs 5-4.
NCAA DIVISION 3 – D3 throws out their first pitch at 11AM Eastern Time in a game of feline nicknames as the Chapman Panthers square off against the Kean Cougars. At 2:15PM the Salisbury Seagulls take on the Marietta Pioneers and at 5:30PM the Whitewater Warhawks battle the Buena Vista Beavers. The long day closes with a game between the Western New England College Golden Bears and the Keystone Giants scheduled for an 8:45PM start. As usual keep checking back here for scores.
Chapman Panthers over the Kean Cougars 9-4 … Marietta Pioneers crushed the Salisbury Seagulls 8-0 … Buena Vista Beavers over the Whitewater Warhawks 5-4 … Keystone Giants squeaked by the WNEC Golden Bears in a 2-1 thriller.