EL DORADO, Ark. (KTVE/KARD) — On May 16, 2023, officials of South Arkansas College confirmed that its baseball team has arrived back on campus after winning the Region and District championship.

While playing in Oklahoma, the team’s head coach Cannon Lester was named Coach of the Year.

“I’m so excited that our SouthArk Stars are going to the World Series. South Arkansas College has always been an economic catalyst for our community. Only two years into athletics, that’s just amplified the impact,” said Alexis Alexander.

According to officials, an announcement will be made to inform fans about the next steps for sending the team to the NJCAA World Series.

“The community’s going to support them all the way, and we’re here to back them up,” added Alexander.

Follow the Stars Athletic Fan Page to find out how you can support the team and help send them to play in the World Series.