Area Students Members of McMurry War Hawk Baseball Team
The following scholar-athletes are members of the McMurry University War Hawk baseball team.
McMurry University head baseball coach John Byington - beginning his 10th season at the helm and 20th year with the program overall - has released the 2018 schedule for his War Hawks squad. The 40-game slate includes 19 games played at Walt Driggers Field.
Among the home contests are five, three-game weekend series': a non-conference set versus Southwestern University (Feb. 16-17), as well as a quartet of American Southwest Conference series' against Sul Ross State (Feb. 23-24), UT Tyler (March 23-24), East Texas Baptist University (Apr. 13-14) and crosstown rival Hardin-Simmons University (Apr. 27-28) to close out the regular season.
Additionally, McM fans will be treated to four mid-week (Tuesday) single games at home, all non-conference. Those bouts include: Austin College (Feb. 20), Wayland Baptist University (Mar. 6), Dallas Christian (Mar. 13) and UT Dallas (Apr. 3).
The War Hawks will open the 2018 campaign on the road at Schreiner University with a single game on Friday, February 9. The two teams will also play a doubleheader the following day in Kerrville, as well.
McMurry's ASC road trips will take the team to LeTourneau (Mar. 9-10), Concordia-Texas (Mar. 16-17), Howard Payne (Apr. 6-7) and Mary Hardin-Baylor (Apr. 20-21). The War Hawks have a non-league series at Texas Lutheran (Mar. 2-3), as well as single games at Dallas Christian (Feb. 27), Wayland Baptist (Mar. 27) and Austin College (Apr. 10).