The win was the eighth all-time for the Reddies (39-15) at the NCAA Tournament and gives them a date on Friday night with the winner of Thursday’s contest between No. 2 seed Southern Arkansas and No. 7 seed Washburn.
Henderson State begins NCAA Regional play on Thursday when the No. 3 seed Reddies take on the No. 6 seed Northeastern State.
What began as a temporary addition to the uniform for games scheduled during the week of St. Patrick’s Day has turned into a permanent addition to the Arkadelphia Badger baseball uniform even into this week’s 4A State Baseball Tournament in Nashville.
The No. 2 seed Reddies (38-14) will take on No. 1 seed Southern Arkansas tomorrow at 12:30 p.m. in the conference title game.
With a good showing at the GAC Championship Tournament May 7-10 in Hot Springs, the Tigers would be in consideration for its first NCAA tournament berth since the national runner-up season of 2008.
In his last two seasons, Taack has a 12-2 record in 20 starts for the Reddies.
The landscape is filled with blue and purple attire, the aroma of the outdoor grill is in the air, and the sounds of children laughing and running can be heard. You couldn’t ask for a better day for baseball.
The Gurdon Go-Devils met the Arkadelphia Badgers on the diamond for a fun rivalry Tuesday, March 1, 2022.
The victory helped the Reddies surpass the 13-game streak of 1985 which has stood for nearly 40 years.
The matchup will be a hometown showdown between the Arkadelphia Badgers and the Gurdon Go-Devils as they continue this county rivalry that is sure to start the baseball season off with a bang.