SEEDINGS SET FOR 2012 CACC BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
Courtesy of Randy Press, Assistant Commissioner of CACC
New Haven CT (5/3/12) The seeds and match ups for the 2012 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Baseball Championship, which will be played on May 8-12, have been finalized.
The tournament will begin on Tuesday, May 8 with a pair of single-elimination games, which will be played on campus sites.
No. 6 seed Caldwell (12-28, 9-11 CACC) will travel to face No. 3 seed Dominican (23-24, 13-7 CACC) while No. 4 seed Bloomfield (21-16, 13-7 CACC) will host No. 5 seed Nyack (23-22, 11-9 CACC). Both games are slated for a 3:00 p.m. (ET) first pitch on Tuesday.
Thursday's games will be played at Wilson Field on the campus of Wilmington University. No. 1 seed Felician (25-20, 16-4 CACC) will begin the action when it faces the Bloomfield/Nyack winner in a 12:00 p.m. (ET) start. No. 2 seed Wilmington (29-16, 14-6 CACC) will follow with a contest against the Dominican/Caldwell winner at 3:00 p.m. (ET).
Friday's and Saturday's games will take place at Frawley Stadium, home of the Carolina League's Wilmington Blue Rocks, a class A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals.
Friday's game times are slated for 12:00 p.m. (ET), 3:00 p.m. (ET) and 6:00 p.m. (ET).
Saturday's CACC Championship Game is scheduled for a first pitch of 11:00 a.m. (ET). If necessary, a second game will be played at approximately 2:00 p.m. (ET).
The winner of the 2012 CACC Baseball Championship earns an automatic berth to the 2012 NCAA Division II Baseball Championship.
Wilmington University captured the 2011 CACC Baseball Title and has won two of the last three overall, dating back to 2009.
2012 CACC Baseball Tournament, hosted by Wilmington University
Tuesday, May 8 (Single-Elimination Games at Higher-Seed)
Game 1 - (#6) Caldwell (12-28, 9-11) at (#3) Dominican (23-24, 13-7) - 3:00 p.m.
Game 2 - (#5) Nyack (23-22, 11-9) at (#4) Bloomfield (21-16, 13-7) - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 10 (Double Elimination at Wilmington's Wilson Field)
Game 3-(#1) Felician (25-20, 16-4) vs. Nyack/Bloomfield - 12:00 p.m.
Game 4-(#2) Wilmington (29-16, 14-6) vs. Caldwell/Dominican - 3:00 p.m.
CACC Baseball Banquet (at Frawley Stadium -Wilmington Blue Rocks)
Friday, May 11 (at Frawley Stadium - Wilmington Blue Rocks)
Game #5 - 12:00 p.m.
Game #6 - 3:00 p.m.
Game #7 - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 12 (at Frawley Stadium - Wilmington Blue Rocks)
Game #8 - 11:00 a.m.
Game #9 - 2:00 p.m. (if necessary)