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May 14, 2013

Schrock shines, Bronchos advance

Central Oklahoma to host Central Super Regional

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HAYS, Kan. — BRONCHOS HOST CENTRAL

SUPER REGIONAL

 Central Oklahoma will continue its quest for the NCAA Division II softball national championship this weekend when the Bronchos host Winona State for the Central Super Regional.

 The best-of-three series opens at 7 p.m. Friday at Edmond North High School and concludes Saturday at 2 p.m., with the if-necessary game slated for 4:30 p.m. The winner advances to the Division II World Series, set for May 23-27 in Salem, Va.

 Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children (3-college age) and senior citizens (62+). UCO students will be admitted free with a valid ID.

 UCO is 45-11 on the year and won the Central Regional I crown Sunday in Hays, Kan. with a 7-1 finals victory over host Fort Hays State. The Warriors (37-12) captured the Central Regional II title with a 4-3 extra-inning triumph over host Minnesota State-Mankato.

 “We’re really excited that we get to stay home for the super regional and are looking forward to the weekend,” Stidham said. “Winona obviously has an outstanding team and our players realize they’re going to have to be at their best if we want to continue playing.”

 The Bronchos are seeking their second straight Division II World Series berth, finishing third last year.



 

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