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MBU Spartans - Wed, Feb. 20, 2013

ST. LOUIS - Missouri Baptist announced on Thursday evening that it will open at 10:00 a.m. on Friday due to severe winter weather. The Department of Athletics announced on Thursday that several athletics events scheduled at home over the weekend will be cancelled or postponed.

All practices and scheduled campus activities were cancelled on Thursday. The winter weather has also forced several changes in the weekend sports schedule. The Spartan baseball doubleheaders scheduled for Friday and Saturday have been cancelled. In addition, Spartan men's volleyball also announced that several changes will be made to the Spartan Invitational volleyball tournament scheduled for Friday and Saturday in the Carl and Deloris Petty Sports and Recreation Complex. All games scheduled during the day have been cancelled, but there is a chance that an evening game could be played as early as 7:00 p.m.

In addition, both men's and women's tennis has been cancelled at home on Saturday. Both teams were scheduled to play Judson University. Men's lacrosse's match against St. John's has been moved to Saturday at 9:00 a.m at Lindenwood - Belleville along with a 3:00 p.m. game againt Oakland University, also at LU - Belleville. All changes to the athletics calendar will be posted on MBUSpartans.com as it becomes available. Below is a comprehensive list of all scheduled home game this weekend, game times that have been added and the current status of each. The status on these games may change depending on the changing weather situation:


11:00 a.m. Men's Volleyball vs. Park University - CANCELED

5:00 p.m. Men's Volleyball vs. Concordia University - CANCELED

6:00 p.m. Men's Volleyball vs. Graceland - AS SCHEDULED

12:00 p.m. Baseball doubleheader vs. Mount Mercy - CANCELED



10:00 a.m. Men's Volleyball vs. TBA - CANCELED

3:00 p.m. Men's Volleyball vs. TBA - CANCELED

12:00 p.m. Baseball doubleheader vs. Mount Mercy - CANCELED

9:00 a.m. Men's Lacrosse vs. St. John's @ Lindenwood - Belleville - AS SCHEDULED

3:00 p.m. Men's Lacrosse vs. Oakland @ Lindenwood - Belleville - AS SCHEDULED

12:30 p.m. Men's Tennis vs. Judson - CANCELED

12:30 p.m. Women's Tennis vs. Judson - CANCELED