RAIN POSTPONES OVC TOURNAMENT ACTION AGAINST MOREHEAD STATE; RESCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY
May 9, 2013
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CHARLESTON, Ill. – Due to inclement weather in the area, The University of Tennessee at Martin softball team’s Ohio Valley Conference Tournament game originally scheduled for 5:30 p.m. against Morehead State has been postponed.
Due to heavy rains in the Charleston area, the 2013 OVC Softball Championship schedule has been changed. The game between SIUE and Jacksonville State will resume tomorrow at 10 a.m. The game was in the third inning with score tied 0-0 when it was suspended. The Murray State/Eastern Illinois game that was scheduled today at 3:00 p.m. will start at 12:30 p.m. on Friday. The contest between UT Martin and Morehead State will start at 3 p.m.
Games 9, 10, 11, and 12 have been moved to Saturday starting at 10 a.m. CT. Game 11 and the championship game will be played on Sunday starting at 9 a.m.
After falling in heart-breaking fashion in the eighth inning in last night’s affair against Murray State, the Skyhawks are fighting for their season in the consolation bracket, where you must win to advance.
Check back on UTMSports.com for more information on the weather conditions and OVC Tournament format as changes occur.
Below is an updated schedule. Check back to OVCSports.com for any other schedule changes.
FRIDAY, MAY 10
Game 6: #2 SIUE 0, #6 Jacksonville State 0 (Top 3rd) - Resume at 10 a.m.
Game 7: #1 Eastern Illinois vs. #4 Murray State - 12:30 p.m.
Game 8: #5 UT Martin vs. #8 Morehead State - 3:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, MAY 11
Game 9: Game 7 loser vs. #3 Eastern Kentucky - 10:00 a.m.
Game 10: Game 6 loser vs. Game 8 winner - 12:30 p.m.
Game 11: Game 7 winner vs. Game 6 winner - 3 p.m.
Game 12: Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner - 5:30 p.m.
SUNDAY MAY 12
Game 13: Game 11 loser vs. Game 12 winner - 9 a.m.
Game 14: Game 13 winner vs. Game 11 winner - 11:30 p.m.
(Game 15 follows 35 minutes after Game 14 if necessary)
ALL TIMES CENTRAL