Kings will play first game at revamped Carleton Davidson Stadium against Chillicothe.
SPRINGFIELD — Luke Mamer thought he was going to dance. No, the junior pitcher wasn’t planning on the Harlem Shake. He was planning on advancing to the NCAA tournament with Wright State, who won the regular season Horizon League championship.
But the Raiders lost 5-4 to Youngstown State in the Horizon League tournament’s championship game on Saturday. Only the conference tournament champion out of the Horizon League automatically qualifies to the NCAA tournament, and the Raiders (35-22) didn’t earn an at-large bid.
Mamer didn’t have much time to think about the Raiders’ loss. The Kenton Ridge graduate was back in Springfield on Sunday and picked up a new jersey. [Read more…]