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Weather-related sports postponements and delays

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) -

This week's wintry weather has led to most of this weekend's baseball and softball games and tournaments being postponed or canceled, and many changes on the soccer fields.

Midwestern State University's softball home opener against Texas A&M-Kingsville has been pushed back to Saturday, with a double-header now starting at 4 and 6 p.m., then a single game Sunday starting at noon.

The following tournaments have been canceled:

Henrietta ASC Softball Tournament
Bowie Lady Rabbit Invitational
Abilene Softball Tournament (Rider scheduled to attend)
Sanger Softball Tournament (Holliday scheduled to attend)
Sanford-Fritch Softball Tournament (Hirschi scheduled to attend)
Iowa Park Invitational Baseball Tournament
Holliday Baseball Tournament
Early Baseball Tournament (Windthorst scheduled to attend)
Tioga Baseball Tournament (Nocona and Saint Jo scheduled to attend)

The scheduled baseball game between Bowie and Graham Saturday has moved from Steer Stadium to Bowie's field, with JV starting at 1 p.m. and varsity following around 3 p.m.

Rider baseball will be playing 2 games in Lubbock on Saturday, at Coronado HS. They will play Flower Mound at 1 p.m. and Brownwood at 3 p.m.

Henrietta, Iowa Park and Wichita Falls will attempt to host games Saturday, weather-permitting:

At Iowa Park (Baseball)

Mineral Wells vs Iowa Park, 1:00 p.m.
Burkburnett vs Mineral Wells, 3:15
Bridgeport vs Iowa Park, 5:30
Burkburnett vs Bridgeport, 7:45

At Henrietta (Baseball)

Henrietta vs Vernon, 1:00 p.m.
Vernon vs Benbrook, 3:00
Benbrook vs WFHS, 5:00
WFHS vs Henrietta, 7:00

At Henrietta (Softball)

Henrietta vs Petrolia, 10:30 a.m.
Iowa Park vs Pampa, 12:00 p.m.
Henrietta vs Iowa Park, 1:30
Petrolia vs Pampa, 3:00
Henrietta vs Pampa, 4:30
Petrolia vs Iowa Park, 6:00

At Optimist Fields in Wichita Falls (Softball)

Windthorst vs Rider, 12:00 p.m.
Burkburnett vs Wichita Falls, 2:00 
Windthorst vs Burkburnett, 4:00

Also, Tuesday's soccer games featuring Rider at WFHS and Burkburnett at Hirschi have been rescheduled for Saturday.

Rider and WFHS will start with the girls at noon, followed by the boys around 2 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.

Hirschi and Burkburnett will play at Bulldog Stadium, starting with the boys at noon and followed by the girls around 2 p.m. This means that the games of March 2nd will now be at Hirschi, likely at McNiel's Ervin Garnett Stadium.

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