Baton Rouge baseball faces a big challenge this weekend when the Bears travel to Houston, TX to take part in the Tournament of Champions hosted by San Jacinto- North Community College. BRCC will play four games over the span of three days against some of the best teams in the NJCAA.
Baton Rouge begins the weekend against #12 ranked Blinn College. The Bucanneers are 3-0 on the season. Game time is 3:00 pm on Friday, February 6th at Baytown Sterling High School.
BRCC will meet Odessa College for the first game of a Saturday afternoon doubleheader. Odessa has yet to take the field this season and opens play on Friday versus Grayson County College. Game two will be against 2-1 Grayson County College. The Vikings are ranked #13 in NJCAA DI baseball poll.
The Bears will end the weekend on Sunday versus another ranked opponent. New Mexico Junior College (#19) is 2-2 heading into this weekends action.
Baton Rouge heads into the weekend with a 2-1-1 record. The Bears defeated Bossier Parrish to open the season, before splitting a doubleheader versus Panola College. It is a long season, with plenty of baseball yet to be played, but BRCC is looking forward to this weekend's slate of games.