* NAIA *
Yesterday the 2nd seeded LEE UNIVERSITY FLAMES scored 11 runs by the 6th inning of their game with the 9th seeded MISSOURI BAPTIST UNIVERSITY SPARTANS. The Spartans did not even get on the board until the 7th, and the final score in this elimination game was Flames 12 Spartans 2. ### Meanwhile the 7 seeds, the LEWIS-CLARK STATE WARRIORS stayed alive with another upset victory, this time over the 5th seeded MASTER’S MUSTANGS. The Warriors trailed 2-0 in the bottom of the 9th inning when their bats came alive, propelling them to a 3-2 comeback win! ### In a clash between two teams called EAGLES the 3rd seeded EMBRY-RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY held a 3-0 lead over top seeded FAULKNER UNIVERSITY in the top of the 5th. It was all Faulkner from then on, as they exploded offensively for a 10-3 triumph.
* NCAA D2 *
The GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY ANTELOPES led the COKER COBRAS 2-0 by the 3rd inning of their elimination game and never looked back. In the end the ‘Lopes had decimated the Cobras by a final score of 10-2. ### And the UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA SPARTANS easily eliminated the SAINT EDWARD’S UNIVERSITY HILLTOPPERS 10-3. The Hilltoppers didn’t register their 1st 2 runs until the 8th inning.
* NCAA D3 *
The UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MAINE HUSKIES and the ITHACA COLLEGE BOMBERS squared off for the right to face Linfield College in the Championship Game. The Bombers and Huskies were tied 2-2 by the 3rd inning, 3-3 by the 6th, and 4-4 to end the 9th. In the top of the THIRTEENTH inning the Huskies put up a 5th run then blanked Ithaca in the bottom of the inning to advance to the title game.
* NJCAA1 *
The NEOSHO COLLEGE PANTHERS battled the CONNORS STATE COWBOYS in a very tense epic of the diamond. In the end the Panthers emerged with a 4-1 victory. ### And in the other semifinal in Division One of the NJCAA the COCHISE COLLEGE APACHES were eliminated by the SPARTANBURG METHODIST COLLEGE PIONEERS by a score of 7-3.
* NJCAA2 *
The MADISON COLLEGE WOLFPACK eliminated the SCOTTSDALE FIGHTING ARTICHOKES (yes, really) in a 10-2 rout. ### Meanwhile the MURRAY STATE COLLEGE AGGIES also put up 10 runs to the 6 scored by the AVERY POINT POINTERS in their elimination game. ### And wrapping up yesterday’s Division Two action in the NJCAA World Series the HEARTLAND COLLEGE HAWKS took down the NORTH IOWA TROJANS by a score of 7-3.
* NJCAA3 *
The CENTURY COLLEGE WOOD DUCKS continued being THE story of the NJCAA Division 3 World Series. Yesterday the Wood Ducks devastated the BROOKHAVEN COLLEGE BEARS in a 7-0 shutout to advance to the semifinal game. ### And in that semifinal clash with the WAUBONSEE COLLEGE CHIEFS the Wood Ducks once again emerged triumphant, this time by a much tighter 10-7 result. Century faces Gloucester for the title.