McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

June 11, 2013

Jr. Sunbelt Classic, Day 5

Arizona and Colorado head to championship

By Matt Goisman
Sports Writer

McALESTER — By Arizona sweeping its two games Tuesday and Tennessee getting sweeped, Arizona clinched the top spot with an 8-1 record in the standings heading into Wednesday's championship game. Colorado beat both Texas and Tennessee on Tuesday, tying those teams with a 7-2 record but claiming the head-to-head tiebreaker for second place and the other spot in the championship.

Texas and Tennessee will play for third place Wednesday. The full Wednesday schedule is:

• Ninth-place game: Oklahoma Blue vs. Canada, 9 a.m. at Wilburton

• Seventh-place game: Georgia vs. Missouri, 11:30 a.m. at Wilburton

• Fifth-place game: Mississippi vs. Oklahoma Gold, 1 p.m. at McAlester

• Third-place game: Texas vs. Tennessee, 3:30 p.m. at McAlester

• Championship: Colorado vs. Arizona, 6 p.m. at McAlester

Tuesday's scores

At Wilburton:

• Arizona 9, Georgia 1

• Arizona  7, Tennessee 2

• Georgia 9, Oklahoma Blue 0

• Colorado 7, Tennessee 6

• Mississippi 3, Missouri 2

At McAlester:

• Mississippi 10, Canada 8

• Colorado 8, Texas 7 (10 innings)

• Oklahoma Gold 7, Missouri 3

• Texas 11, Canada 3 (5 innings)

• Oklahoma Gold 9, Oklahoma Blue 5

Standings:

1) Arizona 8-1

2) Colorado 7-2

3) Tennessee 7-2

4) Texas 7-2

5) Mississippi 6-3

6) Oklahoma Gold 4-5

7) Georgia 3-6

8) Missouri 2-7

9) Oklahoma Blue 1-8

10) Canada 0-10