Bison sweep through NCCAA pool play

Oklahoma Baptist added four more wins to the record on Wednesday and Thursday.

Picking up wins over Hiwassee and Judson in Day 2 of pool play, the Bison went 4-0 through the first round of the NCCAA Baseball World Series and now await their opponent in the national semifinal.

OBU beat Hiwassee, 6-3, on Thursday, with Blake Whitehead picking up the win on the mound, his first of the season. Austin Whitaker went 2-for-3 with two RBI.

The Bison then shut out Judson, 3-0, as Brad Adams gave up five hits in seven innings for the win. Ryan Joyce was 2-for-3 with an RBI, while Joseph Moran was 2-for-4 picking up the other two RBI.

Top-seeded Oklahoma Baptist, winner of Pool A, will play the runner-up from Pool B, which will be No. 2 seed Campbellsville. That semifinal will be at Prasco Park on Friday at 5 p.m.