(11) Sinclair Opens Tournament Play Wednesday at 4pm

Photo Credit: ED Photography
Photo Credit: ED Photography

(11) Sinclair will open tournament play as the defending champion and the number one overall seed Wednesday as the Pride looks for a return trip to the NJCAA College World Series.

The Pride will take on the number 8 seed and the 6th place team from the Michigan Conference, Kalamazoo Valley at 4:00pm in Battle Creek, MI.  The opening game will be played at Nichols Field at Bailey Park.  This will be a double elimination tournament with the winner advancing to Enid, OK for a spot in the College World Series.

Sinclair is the top ranked team in this year’s field as they enter the tournament ranked #11.  Joining Sinclair as the only two nationally ranked teams playing in the Region XII tournament, OCCAC foe Cuyahoga ranked 13th.

The winner of the opening round will advance to the Semi-Finals on Thursday, loser plays in the elimination bracket at 7:30pm Wednesday night.

Results will be posted on the Region XII website:

http://www.njcaaregion12.org/17/1/Baseball/2017_Region_XII_Baseball_Tournament

Sinclair Baseball will also have twitter updates: @SinclairBB

Game Changer will also have results and stats:

https://gc.com/t/spring-2017/tartan-pride-585432babfbd9a0024118f97/schedule/games