Baseball Secures No. 4 Seed for NAC Tournament

Baseball Secures No. 4 Seed for NAC Tournament

WHITINGHAM, Vt. --- Thomas College has earned the No. 4 seed for the upcoming North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Baseball Championship Tournament, which begins with opening-round games on Friday, May 6.

The Terriers (19-18 overall, 13-11 NAC) will face top-seed and host Castleton University (29-10, 21-3 NAC) at 9:30 a.m. Friday. 


For the Printable Tournament Bracket - click HERE.


The four-team double elimination tournament will begin with three games on Friday, May 6. Top-seeded Castleton will host fourth-seeded Thomas (19-18 overall, 13-11 NAC) at 9:30 a.m. and second-seeded Husson (20-19, 15-9) will take on third-seeded UMaine-Farmington (23-14, 15-9) at 12:30 p.m. Game 3 will see the losers of game 1 and game 2 fight to remain in the tournament at 3:30 p.m.

NAC predetermined tiebreaking procedures were used to seed teams with identical conference winning percentages.

Tournament action will continue throughout the weekend, as two games are slated for Saturday, May 7, culminating with the final day of the tournament scheduled for Sunday, May 8.

The NAC tournament champion will earn automatic qualification into the upcoming 2016 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship. 

2016 NAC BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
All start times and dates are subject to change

Hosted by Castleton 

Friday, May 6
Game 1: No. 4  Thomas (19-18, 13-11) at No. 1 Castleton (29-10, 21-3) - 9:30 a.m.
Game 2: No. 3 UMaine-Farmington (23-14, 15-9) vs. No. 2 Husson (20-19, 15-9) - 12:30 p.m.
Game 3: Loser of Game 1 vs. Loser of Game 2 - 3:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 7
Game 4: Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2 - 1:30 p.m.
Game 5: Winner of Game 3 vs. Loser of Game 4 - 4:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 8
Game 6: Winner of Game 4 vs. Winner of Game 5 - 10:00 a.m.
Game 7: If necessary (30 minutes after completion of 6) - TBD