For Release: (Immediately: Feb. 4, 2013)
Springfield, Mo. – Evangel University will open the 2013 baseball season tomorrow with a noon doubleheader at Williams Baptist (Ark.).
The Crusaders are coming off of a 28-22 season and won the Heart of America conference’s East Division going 16-10 in the league. Their 28 wins last season was the most for the program in 11 years and their conference record marked their best finish in the HAAC since 2000.
Lance Quessenberry will start his seven season as head coach at Evangel in tomorrow’s doubleheader. He returns 14 lettermen from last season’s squad.
Evangel will host Central Christian (Kan.) in their home opener on Friday. The two teams will play a four game series with doubleheaders Friday and Saturday at the Crusaders Baseball Complex.
For additional information, contact:
Kevin Kennedy, Evangel University Athletics, (417) 865-2815, ext. 7260