AMERICAN MIDWEST CONFERENCE – The 3rd seeded WILLIAM WOODS UNIVERSITY OWLS wound up in a 10 inning battle with the top seeds, the MISSOURI BAPTIST UNIVERSITY SPARTANS. In the end the Owls prevailed in this 6-5 game for the ages. ### In the 2 spot the LYON COLLEGE SCOTS were eliminated as they fell to the 4th seeded BENEDICTINE-SPRINGFIELD BULLDOGS in a 3-2 Instant Classic. ### Benedictine-Springfield then advanced to face William Woods in today’s AMC championship game by handing Missouri Baptist their 2nd loss in this double-elimination format. The final score in this game that sent the top seeds home was Bulldogs 9 Spartans 3.
RED RIVER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE – In a 3 seed over 1 seed upset yesterday the TEXAS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY RAMS bounced the NORTHWOOD UNIVERSITY (TX) KNIGHTS by a score of 9-5. The Rams remain perfect in the tourney and will play in today’s Red River title game. ### The Knights had advanced to face Texas Wesleyan University by crushing the 5th seeded JARVIS CHRISTIAN COLLEGE BULLDOGS 12-3. ### The 4 seeds, the LSU-SHREVEPORT PILOTS (as in riverboat pilots), will face Texas Wesleyan for the title after they eviscerated the 6th seeded TEXAS COLLEGE STEERS by a score of 10-1.
APPALACHIAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE – In yesterday’s play-in game the 8th seeded MONTREAT COLLEGE CAVALIERS defeated the (9) POINT UNIVERSITY SKYHAWKS. The final score in this thrilling clash for survival was 5-4. The Cavaliers will face the defending NAIA baseball champions, the TENNESSEE WESLEYAN COLLEGE BULLDOGS, who are also the conference’s top seed, in today’s action. The (6) VIRGINIA INTERMONT COBRAS and (7) BRYAN LIONS will also see action in the AAC today.