he bats were on display Wednesday afternoon at Hays Field, as the No. 1 Lubbock Christian University Chaparrals cruised to a 26-8 victory over NCAA Div. III McMurry University (Texas). There were a combined 38 hits on the afternoon, with 24 by the home team.
The Sooner Athletic Conference announced their first “Softball Player of the Week” and “Softball Pitcher of the Week” honors for the 2010 season, and Lubbock Christian University was represented with Kim Frazier receiving “Player of the Week” honors and Alyssa Gutierrez claiming the “Pitcher of the Week” award.
For the first time since the 2004 season, the Lubbock Christian University baseball team has been held to four-or-less runs for four consecutive games, as the No.1 Chaparrals split a doubleheader with Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth on Sunday afternoon, winning the opener 2-1 before falling 1-0 in a 10-inning contest.
Lubbock Christian University menâ??s golf head coach Trent Phillips announced that Frenship High Schoolâ??s Josh Mahan has signed a letter of intent to join the Chaparrals golf team.
The Lubbock Christian University womenâ??s and menâ??s basketball teams continued their current hot streaks last weekend as each swept their two home games, winning games on Thursday and Saturday over Sooner Athletic Conference rivals. Hereâ??s a recap of the games:
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced that Lubbock Christian University head coach Nathan Blackwood has been named the 2009 Rawlings-NAIA National Baseball Coach of the Year. The award was presented to coach Blackwood at the 2010 Rawlings-NAIA Awards Luncheon last Friday in Dallas.