The Roadrunners dropped a pair of one-run losses on Wednesday at Northeast Texas Community College, falling to the Eagles 4-3 and 8-7 at Mount Pleasant.
AC’s guys will close out the 2022 season at home on Monday, taking on Temple College in a single, nine-inning game starting at 2 p.m. at Poland Field on the AC campus. The team will recognize its 18 sophomores in pre-game ceremonies.
Lady Roadrunner Softball:
The Lady Roadrunners capped off their conference portion of the season with a 7-6, 12-10 sweep over Lamar State College-Port Arthur on Wednesday. AC’s ladies will close out the regular seasons with a non-conference road trip at LSU-Eunice on Wednesday, May 4 in a doubleheader scheduled for a 2 p.m. start.
NOTE: AC Softball head coach Joshua Barnes has set an official program record for total wins in a season for a first-year head coach with 34 (and still counting). The previous record was 18 wins.
NOTE 2: The Lady ‘Runners have clinched a spot in the upcoming Region XIV Conference Tournament. More information included below.
Evaluation Camps: In an effort to find more future Roadrunners, the AC baseball team will hold a pair of evaluation camps for prospective players ages 16 and older in May and June. Those sessions will take place on Saturday, May 28 and Thursday, June 9 at Poland Field on the Angelina College campus.
Link for registration and other information: https://angelina.prestosports.com/general/2021-22/releases/acbsbskillsevaluationcamps2022
Baseball Youth Camp:
Angelina College baseball coaches are offering a three-day summer camp for young players ages 6-13 beginning Monday, June 6 and running through Wednesday, June 8 at Poland Field on the Angelina College campus. Camp times will run from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.
NOTE: Full-time AC employees will receive a 50 percent discount on registration/camp fees.
Link for registration and other information: https://angelina.prestosports.com/general/2021-22/releases/acbsbyouthcampjune2022
THIS WEEK’S GAMES:
Monday, 5/2: Roadrunner Baseball vs. Temple College, single nine-inning game starting at 2 p.m. at Poland Field on the AC campus. The team will hold Sophomore Day festivities prior to the first pitch. This is AC Baseball’s final game of the season.
Wednesday, 5/4: Lady Roadrunner Softball at LSU-Eunice in Eunice, La. The team closes out its regular season with a doubleheader starting at 2 p.m.
REGION XIV SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT INFORMATION:
The Lady Roadrunners have locked down the No. 2 seed in the Region XIV South Zone for the upcoming Region XIV Conference Tournament scheduled to run May 13-16 at the San Jacinto South campus. The tournament hosts will release a full schedule and bracket once this final week of the regular season ends, and we’ll be posting information on the AC Athletics web site at angelinaathletics.com.