Pairings for the 2nd region baseball and softball tournaments were announced Friday afternoon.
Baseball will be played at Henderson County High School, with first round games Monday including host Henderson County meeting Christian County at 10 am Monday, with a rematch of last year's regional final taking place at 4 pm with Hopkinsville meeting Union County. Both baseball games will be heard on Newstalk 95.3 FM/1230 AM WHOP and whopam.com beginning with the Heritage Bank pre game show at 9:45 for the County game, and approximately 3:45 for the Hopkinsville game.
Softball will be played at Webster County High School, with University Heights meeting defending regional champ Hopkins Central at 1 pm Monday, with Christian County meeting Union County at 5 pm.
College Baseball: Austin Peay defeated Jacksonville State 7-6 in 11 innings. The Governors will face Southeast Missouri at noon today, with the winner to play Eastern Illinois for the Ohio Valley Conference championship at 3:30 this afternoon.
Kentucky meets Mississippi State in one of the semi final games at the SEC tournament in Hoover, AL today. Vanderbilt meets Florida in the other semifinal game with the winners to play for the championship Sunday.
Western Kentucky plays its final game of the season this evening in the Sun Belt Conference tournament at Bowling Green Ballpark. The Hilltoppers meet Louisiana Monroe at 7 pm.
College Football: The Knoxville News Sentinel reports the University of Tennessee has dismissed tight end Cameron Clear from the football team. Clear was arrested earlier this week on theft charges. Clear played in 12 games, starting twice for the Vols last season. He caught just one pass on the season.
Minor League Baseball: The Nashville Sounds defeated Round Rock 7-6, with game two of the series this evening at Greer Stadium. The Bowling Green Hot Rods lost the finale of their series at Great Lakes 9-8. The Hot Rods open a series tonight at Fort Wayne.