Baseball Is Sixth Seed ECAC Tournament
, May 6, 2003 – Springfield College earned the sixth seed in the eight-team 2003 ECAC Division III New England Baseball Tournament that begins on Friday, May 9 at Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass.
The Pride (18-17) takes on No. 3 seed Johnson & Wales at 3:30 p.m.
In other the first-round action on Friday, Brandeis (19-9-1) will host Coast Guard (18-17) at 12 p.m. at Brandeis. Suffolk (27-12) will travel to Babson (19-17) for a 12 p.m. start,
while Salve Regina (21-9) will face Western New England College (20-17) at 3:30 p.m. also at Babson.
The first-round winners will advance to the semifinals on Saturday, May 10. The winner of Brandeis-Coast Guard will face the winner of Suffolk-Babson at 10 a.m., while the winner of Salve Regina-Western New England will play the winner of Johnson & Wales-Springfield at 10 a.m. in the other semifinal.
The semifinal winners will meet Saturday, May 10 at 2 p.m. for the championship, hosted by Brandeis.
2003 ECAC Division III New England Baseball Championship
First Round - Friday, May 9
No. 8 Coast Guard (18-17) at No. 1 Brandeis (19-9-1), 12 p.m.
No. 7 WNEC (20-17) vs No. 2 Salve Regina (21-9), 3:30 p.m. (at Babson)
No. 6 Springfield (18-16) vs No. 3 Johnson and Wales (21-15), 3:30 p.m. (at Brandeis)
No. 5 Babson (19-17) vs No. 4 Suffolk (27-12), 12 p.m. (at Babson)
Semifinals/Championship - Saturday, May 10
Brandeis-Coast Guard winner vs. Suffolk-Babson winner (at Brandeis)
Salve Regina-WNEC winner vs. Johnson & Wales-Springfield winner, 10 a.m. (at Babson)
Championship Game (at Brandeis), 2 p.m.
Head Coach Mark Simeone
Former Springfield College standout Mark Simeone
will enter his 18th season as the head baseball coach at his alma mater in 2014. The 2012 NEWMAC Coach of the Year, Simeone will lead a veteran squad this spring. Read more
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