Bearcats and Boxers Change Weekend Schedule

By Robert McKinney, Athletics Communications Director, (503) 370-6110

SALEM, ORE. -- The Willamette University and Pacific University baseball teams have altered the schedule for this weekend's Northwest Conference series at John Lewis Field. The teams will play one game on Friday, April 2, starting at 3 p.m. (PDT) and will complete the series with a doubleheader starting at 12 p.m. (PDT) on Saturday, April 3.

Willamette is 7-13 on the season, including 4-8 in the NWC. The Bearcats have already played Pacific Lutheran University, Linfield College and George Fox University, which hold the top three spots in the NWC standings. Pacific is 6-18 overall, 4-8 in the NWC. The Boxers also have played the top three teams in the standings.

Mitchell Rowan is batting .329 for the Bearcats. He is tied for the team lead with four home runs.

Mitchell Rowan is batting .329 for the Bearcats. He is tied for the team lead with four home runs.