Hudson Valley to Host Region III Baseball Tournament This Weekend

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, May 11, 2005

Hudson Valley Community College will host the NJCAA Region III Division III tournament this Friday-Sunday, May 13-15, at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium.

The four-team double-elimination tournament will determine what team represents Region III at the NJCAA Division III World Series in Glens Falls on May 21-25.

Hudson Valley (31-13), the tournament's second seed, will meet sixth-seeded Herkimer County Community College (20-15) at 3 p.m. on Friday. The day's second game, which is slated to begin at 6 p.m., will match top-seeded Erie Community College (35-9) against No. 4 Columbia-Greene Community College (25-6).

Region III Tournament Schedule (Joseph L. Bruno Stadium, Troy)

Friday, May 13
Game 1: Hudson Valley vs. Herkimer, 3 p.m.
Game 2: Erie vs. Columbia-Greene, 6 p.m.

Saturday, May 14
Game 3: Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 11 a.m.
Game 4: Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 2:05 p.m.
Game 5: Winner Game 3 vs. Loser Game 4, 5:05 p.m.

Sunday, May 15
Game 6: Winner Game 4 vs. Winner Game 5, 11 a.m.
Game 7: If necessary, 25 minutes following Game 6