Jays Baseball Looking to Stay Hot at Lamar Tourament
OMAHA, Neb. - Following a series sweep of Dallas Baptist, the Creighton Baseball team looks to continue its hot start (3-0) at the Lamar Tournament this weekend.
Creighton smashed a combined 45 hits, including 39 singles as the Jays swept a three-game series from Dallas Baptist in Dallas last weekend. Creighton won all three contests in comeback fashion as the Bluejays scored 24 of their 29 runs in the sixth inning or later.
The Jays look to continue their hot start in 2013 as Creighton travels to Beaumont, Texas to take part in the Lamar YMBL Cardinal Classic. The Jays open the tournament on Friday, Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. against Washington, then face Lamar later that night at 6 p.m. Creighton will face Lamar a second time on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 4:30 p.m., then wrap up the tournament against Washington at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 24.
Jays vs. Washington:
Creighton has a 3-3 series record with Washington, but the last meeting between the two squads came in 2000, a 14-3 Creighton win. The Bluejays have taken the last three contests with the Huskies.
Jays vs. Lamar:
The Bluejays and Cardinals have met two times previously with each team taking one game. The last meeting came on Feb. 24, 2007 as the Cardinals evened the series with a 12-3 win.
Free Internet Audio Broadcast, Live Stats & Twitter:
Creighton baseball can be heard on the internet all weekend free of charge, with Yano Mangiameli calling the action via Teamline with a link on the www.gocreighton.com website. Also follow live stats at www.gocreighton.com and updates via Twitter @gocreighton and @cu_baseball.
Following the Lamar Tournament, the Bluejays head to the Provo, Utah to face BYU for a three-game series.