This week in K-State Sports: Baseball’s home opener and rowing competition

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Redshirt freshman center Ayoka Lee leaps up for a shot during the women’s basketball team’s Play 4 Kay Pink Game to promote cancer awareness. K-State played against TCU in Bramlage Coliseum on Feb. 19. The Horned Frogs defeated the Wildcats 54-52. (Logan Wassall | Collegian Media Group)

Women’s Golf

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Assistant head coach Jared Helin congratulates junior Niamh Mcsherry after sinking in her last shot to win the Marilynn Smith/Sunflower Invitational at Colbert Hills Golf Course on Sept. 18, 2019. (Luis Villarreal-Reyes | Collegian Media Group)

The women’s golf team will be finishing up the Westbrook Invitational on Monday in Peoria, Arizona.

On Friday, they will be in Panama City, Florida, to compete in the Florida State Match-Up, hosted by Florida State University.

Men’s Golf

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Coach Grant Robbins and Ben Fernandez discuss pitching techniques on the driving range during practice on April 15, 2019 at Colbert Hills golf course. (File Photo by Brooke Barrett | Collegian Media Group)

The men’s golf team is in San Juan, Puerto Rico, at the TPC Dorado Beach Collegiate. This will be played at TPC Dorado Beach. This began Sunday and goes through Tuesday.

Men’s Basketball

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Junior guard David Sloan jumps up for a shot during the men's basketball Throwback Game against Texas in Bramlage Coliseum. K-State wore two-tone lavender uniforms, which were worn from 1973 to 1982. The Longhorns took the Wildcats 70-59. (Logan Wassall | Collegian Media Group)

The men’s basketball team (9-18) continues to struggle as they head into the next week. They lost both games last week against Texas Tech and Texas.

On Tuesday, the will play Baylor in Waco, Texas, at 7 p.m. On Saturday, they will play the Kansas Jayhawks in Manhattan at 12:30 p.m. This game will air on CBS Sports.

Women’s Basketball

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Redshirt freshman center Ayoka Lee leaps up for a shot during the women’s basketball team’s Play 4 Kay Pink Game to promote cancer awareness. K-State played against TCU in Bramlage Coliseum on Feb. 19. The Horned Frogs defeated the Wildcats 54-52. (Logan Wassall | Collegian Media Group)

The women’s basketball team (13-12) rebounded against the Texas Longhorns on Saturday, 60-54, after falling to TCU on Wednesday, snapping the two-game losing streak.

This week on Wednesday, the Wildcats will play the Iowa State Cyclones at 6:30 p.m. This game will air on Big 12 Now on ESPN+. On Saturday, they will play in Waco, Texas, against Baylor at 6 p.m.

Baseball

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The baseball team faced off against the TCU Horned Frogs at Tointon Family Stadium losing, 8-1 on April 19, 2019. (Olivia Bergmeier | Collegian Media Group)

The baseball team got its season started last weekend and holds a 3-4 record going into this week. On Wednesday, they travel to Wichita to play Wichita State with first pitch at 3 p.m.

The Wildcats’ home opener will be against Fairleigh Dickinson for a doubleheader on Friday — the first game at 2 p.m. and game two will be 30 minutes after the conclusion of game one. The series will wrap up at 4 p.m. on Saturday. This series can be seen on Big 12 Now on ESPN+ and heard on 1350 KMAN.

Track and Field

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(Dylan Connell | Collegian Media Group)

The track and field teams will be participating in the Big 12 Championships in Ames, Iowa, on Friday and Saturday after wrapping up the Steve Miller Open in Manhattan this past weekend.

Rowing

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The women of the varsity rowing team watch themselves in mirrors above and to the sides of the practice tanks during practice in the tank room. (Archive Photo by Hannah Hunsinger | Collegian Media Group)

The rowing team will compete in the Oklahoma Scrimmage at 8 p.m. on Saturday in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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