BEVERLY, Mass. – The Endicott College baseball team was selected as the No. 2 seed in the upcoming 2010 Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III New England Baseball Championship, it was announced by the ECAC offices earlier this week. The Gulls will matchup with TCCC foe Anna Maria College, who grabbed the No. 7 seed.
Endicott currently stands at 27-17 overall after dropping a pair of games to WPI last week. The Gulls and Anna Maria matchup for the fourth time this season, with Endicott boasting a perfect 3-0 mark against the AMCATS. In the two teams’ last meeting, Endicott pounded out 19 hits and scored 22 runs in a 22-4 victory as part of the TCCC Tournament.
In the first round on Wednesday, May 12, No. 1 Curry (27-13) will host Daniel Webster at 3:00 p.m. No. 3 Wentworth (27-14) will face No. 6 Husson (23-20) at Wentworth at 3:30 p.m. Ending the schedule is No. 4 Suffolk (21-16) taking on No. 5 Framingham (23-17) at Suffolk at a time to be determined.
On Saturday, May 15, the winner of the No.1/No.8 game will play the No.4/No. 5 winner in the first semifinal match up. The other semifinal game will be the winner of the No.3/No.6 match and the No.2/No.7 winner. Game times and location will be determined after the quarterfinal matchups.
The championship game will take place on Sunday, May 16 with the two semifinal winners. Time and location are to be determined.