Tickets for the 2013 Southland Conference Baseball Tournament, which will be held May 22-25 at Constellation Field in Sugar Land, Texas, will go on sale Monday at 10 a.m., Central.
The 7,500-seat Constellation Field is home to the Sugar Land Skeeters, a member of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, and opened in 2012.
An all-tournament pass, which allows entry into all 15 possible games of the tournament, is $50. A single-day pass, which will include four games on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday with a maximum of three games on Saturday, is $15 each day.
Skeeters season-ticket holders will be eligible for a buy-one, get-one free ticket offer. Additionally, children 5 and under will be admitted free of charge, while students at Southland Conference institutions will also gain free admission with a valid student ID.
Tickets will be available for purchase in person at the Constellation Field box office, by phone at 281-240-4487, ext. 300, and online at sugarlandskeeters.com. Online orders are subject to a $1 service charge per ticket.
The double-elimination tournament will include the conference’s top eight teams. Each team will be placed into two brackets with the two bracket winners meeting in the winner-take-all championship game Saturday, May 25, at either 1 p.m. or 5 p.m. The winner of the tournament will receive the Southland Conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.
There will be a minimum of 13 games played during the four-day tournament. Game times the first three days of the tournament are 9 a.m., noon, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. A minimum of one game and up to three games could be played on championship Saturday.
The entire tournament will be streamed on the Southland Digital Network with the exception of the championship game, which will be available exclusively on ESPN3.
The Southland Conference’s 10 member institutions include Central Arkansas, Lamar, McNeese State, Nicholls State, Northwestern State, Oral Roberts, Sam Houston State, Southeastern Louisiana, Stephen F. Austin and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. For more information about the Southland Conference, please visit www.Southland.org.
Tournament Ticket Options:
All-Session Ticket: $50
Single Day Ticket: $15
Children 5 and Under: Free
Students at Southland Conference Institutions: Free (with valid ID)
2013 Southland Conference Baseball Tournament Schedule:
Wednesday, May 22
Game One: No. 6 Seed vs. No. 3 Seed, 9 a.m.
Game Two: No. 7 Seed vs. No. 2 Seed, Noon
Game Three: No. 8 Seed vs. No. 1 Seed, 4 p.m.
Game Four: No. 5 Seed vs. No. 4 Seed, 7 p.m.
Thursday, May 23
Game Five: Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 9 a.m.
Game Six: Loser Game 3 vs. Loser Game 4, Noon
Game Seven: Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 4 p.m.
Game Eight: Winner Game 3 vs. Winner Game 4, 7 p.m.
Friday, May 24
Game Nine: Loser Game 7 vs. Winner Game 5, 9 a.m.
Game 10: Loser Game 8 vs. Winner Game 6, Noon
Game 11: Winner Game 7 vs. Winner Game 9, 4 p.m.
Game 12: Winner Game 8 vs. Winner Game 10, 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 25
*#Game 13: Loser Game 11 vs. Winner Game 11, 9 a.m.
^#Game 14: Loser Game 12 vs. Winner Game 12, 1 p.m.
+Championship: Winner Game 13 vs. Winner Game 14, 1 or 5 p.m.
* Game 13 will be necessary if the winner of Game 9 also wins Game 11.
^ Game 14 will be necessary if the winner of Game 10 also wins Game 12.
# If only one of the two early games is necessary on Saturday, it will be played at 1 p.m., with the Championship Game starting at 5 p.m.
+ If both bracket winners are undefeated, the championship game will be played on Saturday at 1 p.m.
NOTE: There will be a minimum of 45 minutes between games on Wednesday and 30 minutes the remainder of the week with no game starting prior to its scheduled start time.