Series opens Friday with four games

The 2017 Avista NAIA World Series gets underway Friday with four games scheduled at Harris Field.

At 8:30am #7 seed Science and Arts of Oklahoma takes on #10 seed The Master’s of California.

At 11:30am #3 seed Oklahoma Wesleyan meets #6 seed Missouri Baptist.

At 3pm #8 seed Hope International of California squares-off against 9thh seeded William Carey of Mississippi.

Following the opening ceremony at 6:30pm, #5 seed Lewis-Clark State opens tournament play against #4 seed Keiser of Florida.

The top two seeds – Oklahoma City and Faulkner of Alabama receive first-day byes and will initiate series play on Saturday.

All LC games and every primetime game can be heard locally on AM 950 KOZE, while all games are streamed live online at