WACO (May 29, 2012) -- FOX Sports Southwest, FOX Sports Houston and Time Warner Cable will combine to provide live television and webcast coverage of the UIL state softball tournament from the University of Texas’s McCombs Field on May 30-June 2.
FOX Sports Southwest and FOX Sports Houston will televise the 4A and 5A title games. Time Warner Cable’s Texas Channel will broadcast 1A, 2A and 3A championship games and all semifinal contests. Games on the Texas Channel also will be webcast on FoxSportsSouthwest.com and FoxSportsHouston.com.
The Texas Channel is available to Time Warner Cable digital cable customers in Austin (Channel 888), Corpus Christi (Channel 888), Dallas (Channel 185), El Paso (Channel 24), Laredo (Channel 888), the Rio Grande Valley (Channel 888), San Antonio (Channel 888), Waco-Temple-Killeen (Channel 888) and Wichita Falls (Channel 888).
Lincoln Rose will serve as the play-by-play announcer. He’ll be joined by Haley Gaddis and Nicole Neuerburg.
FOX Sports Southwest and FOX Sports Houston also will televise a one-hour UIL Championship Spotlight highlight show recapping the tournament. The program debuts on Saturday, June 23 at noon CT on FOX Sports Houston and at 7:00 p.m. CT on FOX Sports Southwest with several replays scheduled throughout the summer.
UIL STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
(at McCombs Field, University of Texas; All times are Central)
Wednesday, May 30
9:00 a.m. 1A Semifinal Ivanhoe Rayburn (24-1-1) vs. Petrolia (18-12) Texas Channel/Webcast
Noon 1A Semifinal Flatonia (28-5) vs. Garrison (25-6-1) Texas Channel/Webcast
3:00 pm 2A Semifinal Mineola (32-1) vs. Alpine (31-6) Texas Channel/Webcast
6:00 pm 2A Semifinal Crawford (34-2) vs. Danbury (27-7) Texas Channel/Webcast
Thursday, May 31
9:00 a.m. 3A Semifinal Lufkin Hudson (34-5) vs. West (29-9) Texas Channel/Webcast
Noon 3A Semifinal Henderson (29-8) vs. Liberty Hill (27-8) Texas Channel/Webcast
3:00 p.m. 1A Final Texas Channel/Webcast
6:00 p.m. 2A Final Texas Channel/Webcast
Friday, June 1
9:00 a.m. 4A Semifinal Montgomery (33-6) vs. Forney (32-7-2) Texas Channel/Webcast
Noon 4A Semifinal Spring Branch Smithson Valley (28-6) vs. Waco Midway (34-8)
3:00 p.m. 5A Semifinal Plano East (35-3) vs. Klein Collins (30-4) Texas Channel/Webcast
6:00 p.m. 5A Semifinal Northside O'Connor (31-2) vs. Deer Park (29-8) Texas Channel/Webcast
Saturday, June 2
10:00 a.m. 3A Final Texas Channel/Webcast
1:00 p.m. 4A Final FOX Sports Southwest/FOX Sports Houston
4:00 p.m. 5A Final FOX Sports Southwest/FOX Sports Houston