May 21, 2012
Baseball Set for Division II Championship; WSAT to Carry Games
Catawba's Baseball team will take its first ever trip to the college Division II Championship. Catawba, ranked #4 nationally with a record of 43-15, will take on #11 ranked University of Indianapolis (46-14) in the opening round on Sunday at 1 pm at the USA Baseball Training Complex in Cary, North Carolina. During the regional playoffs, Catawba defeated nationally ranked #2 Tusculum, #4 Mt. Olive, #6 Francis Marion and #7 Armstrong Atlantic to claim the championship.
The Division II Championship will run from Saturday, May 26 through Saturday, June 2. Catawba will also play on Tuesday, May 29 at 4pm. WSAT 1280 AM will carry the Catawba games over the airwaves and the internet www.wsat1280.com. Streaming video will also be available through www.ncaa.com.
Tickets for the games are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under and seniors age 55 and older. All-session tickets will be available for $30. Ticket office and gates will open an hour and a half before the first game of each day. Concessions will also be open at that time until the conclusion of the final game of the day.
Directions to the USA Baseball National Training Complex from Salisbury. Take I-85 North to I-40 East. Follow I-40 East and exit 163 towards Raliegh. Exit I-40 onto Hwy 55 at exit 278. Take right and go four miles. Turn right only Okelly Chapel Road. After a half mile veer left onto Green Level Church Road. Go about three and a half miles and turn left onto Brooks Parks Lane.
Address of Complex is 200 Brooks Park Lane, Cary, NC, 27519
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Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)
Soccer (W) vs. Carson-Newman (SAC Tournament - Semifinals) 1-2
Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3
Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-4th;M-4th
Cross Country @ SAC Championships M-5th;W-5th
Football @ Newberry 10-40
Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-0
Volleyball @ Wingate (SAC Tournament - 1st Round) 0-3
Basketball (M) vs. FRANCIS MARION 115-82
Basketball (W) @ North Greenville 62-67
Football @ Lenoir-Rhyne 21-63
Basketball (W) vs. Erskine 80-86
Basketball (M) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 75-80
Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman (NCAA II Southeast Regional) 0-3
Basketball (M) @ Young Harris 85-67
Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 1)
Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2)
Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional W-8th; M-10th
Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE 30-23
Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST. 76-56
Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST. 86-65
Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 3) W-9th;M-9th
Basketball (W) @ Lees-McRae 66-59
Basketball (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.
Swimming vs. CHOWAN
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