What Does It Take to Be #1
The Redhawks earn the program’s first regular season conference championship with a program-high 35 wins going into this weekend’s tournament. SU also earns their second straight No. 1 seed after entering the 2015 WAC Tournament as the top dog.

Redhawk Redemption
Seattle U looks for their first WAC tournament championship after being an out away from the title last season. CSU Bakersfield tied the game in the bottom of the ninth of the title game in 2015, forcing a game two and winning the championship.

Tournament Central
Links to live stats and scores throughout the weekend can be found on GoSeattleU.com as well as Tournament Central on WACSports.com. The entire tournament will be broadcast on the WAC Digital Network (www.wacsports.com/live).

Quick Hits
•SU sets a new program season wins record for the second straight season, going 31-27 in 2015 and 35-19 coming into this week.
•The Redhawks won eight of nine WAC series, sweeping four.
•SU tallied a nine-game win streak from Mar. 24 vs. CSU Bakersfield to Apr. 9 vs. North Dakota.
•SU swept Bowling Green early in 2016, the Redhawks’ first four-game sweep since the 2010 return of the program, outscoring the Falcons, 26-3.
Janson Junk (May 15) and Tarik Skubal (Feb. 21) each struck out a program-high 13 batters in separate outings this season.
•SU proved the coaches’ poll wrong in 2016, picked to finish third in the WAC preseason poll, earning one first place vote, while Skubal and Dalton Hurd earned Preseason All-WAC honors.
Max Modeste hit his first career run, a 3-run walkoff in the series finale vs. CSU Bakersfield.
•Skubal was named a Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week (Feb. 15-21).
•SU lost their first three games of the season but responded with a seven-game win streak, winning 11 of their next 12.
•SU found success vs. the Pac-12, defeating Washington, 3-2, on Apr. 19, and Washington State, 7-4, on May 11. The Redhawks also took then-No. 11/12 Oregon State to 11 innings before falling, 5-4.

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