Pfeiffer Baseball Earns Top Seed in ECAC Division III Tournament
Misenheimer, N.C. (May 14, 2019) – The Pfeiffer University baseball team has been tabbed the No. 1 overall seed for the upcoming ECAC Baseball Tournament.
The first round will begin on Wednesday, May 15 in Chambersburg, Pa. as fourth-seeded Wilson College takes on fifth-seeded Penn State-Altoona at 3:00 p.m.
Pfeiffer will take on the winner of that game on Saturday, May 18 in the semifinals at Noon. The second semifinal will take place at approximately 4:00 p.m. featuring third-seeded Grove City and second-seeded and host Penn State-Behrend.
The Falcons, who will receive a first round bye, finished the regular season with a 28-8 overall record. Wilson finished with a 20-12 overall record while their opponent, Penn State-Altoona completed their season with a 28-16 overall mark.
2019 ECAC Division III Baseball Championship
First Round – Wednesday, May 15 – Chambersburg, Pa.
Game 1 – No. 5 Penn State-Altoona (28-16) at No. 4 Wilson (20-12) – 3:00 p.m.
Semifinals – Saturday, May 18 – Penn State-Behrend – Erie, Pa.
Game 2 – No. 1 Pfeiffer (28-8) vs. Game 1 winner – Noon
Game 3 – No. 2 Penn State-Behrend (24-16) vs. No. 3 Grove City (27-15) 4:00 p.m.
Championship – Sunday, May 19 – Penn State-Behrend– Erie, Pa.
Game 4 – Semifinal winners – 1:00 p.m.
Established in 1938, the ECAC is the nation's largest Conference, ranging in location from Maine to Georgia, and westerly to Missouri. The ECAC hosts numerous championships in men's and women's sports across Divisions I, II and III, offering opportunities for thousands of student-athletes. For more information, visit www.ecacsports.com.