The University of Arkansas at Monticello secured a berth in the Great American Conference Baseball Championship Tournament over the weekend when the Weevils won a three game series against Southern Arkansas University.

UAM (23-22, 17-16 GAC) won the final game of the series, 4-2, on Saturday, after splitting a doubleheader with the Muleriders (37-11, 27-6 GAC) on Friday. The Weevils won the first game of the series, shutting out the Muleriders, 10-0, and lost the second game, 7-3.

UAM will take on Henderson State (35-14, 23-10 GAC) Saturday at 3:50 p.m. in the opening round of the Great American Conference Tournament at Majestic Park in Hot Springs.

The following eight teams clinched a seed to the GAC Tournament:

No. 1 Southern Arkansas (GAC 27-6, overall 37-11)
No. 2 Henderson State (GAC 23-10, overall 35-14)
No. 3 Harding (GAC 21-12, overall 31-16)
No. 4 Southeastern Oklahoma State (GAC 20-13, overall 32-18)
No. 5 Ouachita (GAC 20-13, overall 29-20)
No. 6 Oklahoma Baptist (GAC 18-15, overall 26-20)
No. 7 Arkansas-Monticello (GAC 17-16,  overall 23-22)
No. 8 Arkansas Tech (GAC 15-17, overall 25-21)

The GAC Sports Network will provide broadband, high-definition video webcasts of the tournament.

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

Saturday, May 7
G1: 9:30 AM || #4 Southeastern Oklahoma State vs #5 Ouachita
G2: 12:40 PM || #1 Southern Arkansas vs #8 Arkansas Tech
G3: 3:50 PM || #2 Henderson State vs #7 Arkansas-Monticello
G4: 7:00 PM || #3 Harding vs #6 Oklahoma Baptist

Sunday, May 8
G5: 9:30 AM || Winner G1 vs. Winner G2
G6: 12:40 PM || Winner G3 vs. Winner G4
G7: 3:50 PM || Loser G1 vs. Loser G2
G8: 7:00 PM || Loser G3 vs. Loser G4

Monday, May 9
G9: 9:30 AM || #Winner G7 vs. Loser G6
G10: 12:40 PM || Winner G8 vs. Loser G5
Single Elimination Begins
G11: 3:50 PM || Winner G5 vs. Winner G9
G12: 7:00 PM || Winner G6 vs. Winner G10

Tuesday, May 10
G13: 12:30 PM || Winner G11 vs. Winner G12