AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Officers with HODGETOWN introduced Monday that the “Purple Filth Rivalry” will return to Amarillo April 12, with the Texas Tech Purple Raiders going through the Oklahoma Sooners in Amarillo.
In response to a information launch from officers on the ballpark, that is the second version of this rivalry non-conference sport between the 2 video games. The sport is scheduled for six p.m. April 12 at Hodgetown, positioned at 715 S Buchanan. This comes after the Purple Raiders defeated the Sooners 14-4 in Amarillo final season.
“We’re very excited to host the ‘Purple Filth Rivalry’ for a second yr right here at HODGETOWN,” Tony Ensor, the president and common supervisor of the Amarillo Sod Poodles, stated within the launch. “Amarillo has loads of Texas Tech and Oklahoma followers proper right here in our yard and we couldn’t think about a greater venue than HODGETOWN to host these two premier school baseball applications. We’re excited to accomplice with Amarillo Nationwide Financial institution and the 2 universities to placed on an incredible occasion for our followers and group.”
Tickets for the occasion will go on sale at 9 a.m. Thursday. In response to the discharge, people will have the ability to buy tickets on the Sod Poodles web site, in-person on the HODGETOWN field workplace or by calling 806-803-9537. Field workplace hours are 10 a.m. to five p.m. Monday via Friday.