Inclement weather halts
Cougar Baseball, Softball
Cougar Sports Services
Cougar fans who were looking for some field
action Wednesday may have found themselves wet and alone.
The UH baseball and softball teams cancelled
competition against nationally ranked opponents because of the recent deluge
of rain Houston has seen since Tuesday.
Cougar Baseball (14-16 overall) was headed
across town to Reckling Park at Rice to either end the run for the Silver
Glove or continue the series for the full five games. Game 4 might not
be rescheduled, but the Cougars might not need five games to take the series
from No. 2 Rice.
Lauren Wilson/The Daily
Cougar Baseball cancelled
its match-up with No. 2 Rice because of the constant rain Houston has seen
The next scheduled match-up between UH
and the Owls is at 7 p.m. April 18 at Cougar Field.
The Cougars travel to Ohio to take on Conference
USA rival Cincinnati in a three-game series beginning Friday. Cougar Baseball
is 6-0 in C-USA play.
UH Softball (12-21 overall) planned to
take on No. 23 Southwest Texas State in a doubleheader Wednesday at Baseball
USA, but the two teams had to cancel those plans as the weather prevented
any outdoor action. The match-up has not been rescheduled.
The Cougars hit the road this weekend to
take on Conference USA rival Southern Miss. Cougar Softball is 1-2 in C-USA
competition after a close three-game series against Louisville last weekend.