Baseball

 
April 21, 2012

Eagles Will Meet Guilford In ODAC Baseball Tournament's First Round

ODAC Baseball Tournament Website

FOREST, Va. - Bridgewater College, the No. 2 seed, will meet No. 5 Guilford College on Thursday in the opening round of the ODAC baseball tournament.

The Eagles clinched the No. 2 seed with a split on Saturday at Hampden-Sydney. Guilford dropped two games on Saturday to Emory & Henry to drop to fifth in the standings.

The Eagles and Quakers split a pair of games during the regular season. The team's will meet in Thursday's second game at 3:00 p.m.

In the opener Thursday morning at 11:00 a.m., No. 1 seed Lynchburg College will meet the sixth-seeded Hampden-Sydney Tigers.

In Thursday's nightcap at 7:00 p.m., Randolph-Macon, the defending ODAC champion and this year's No. 4 seed, will meet No. 3 Emory & Henry. E&H is playing in the tournament for the first time since 1999.

Lynchburg's historic City Stadium, home of the minor leauge Lynchburg Hillcats, will once again play host to the double-elimination tournament. Action will run Thursday through Sunday.