Baseball Earns #3 Seed

The Alfred State College baseball team will be the #3 seed in this week's Western New York Athletic Conference tournament.  The Pioneers finished the fall WNYAC regular season with a 8-4 record and an overall record of 9-5.

The Blue and Gold will open up tournament play on Tuesday when they host #6 Mercyhurst North East.  First pitch of the nine-inning contest is scheduled for 4 p.m.

The Pioneers swept a doubleheader from the Saints in the opening weekend of the fall.  ASC won the opener 10-5 and then won the nightcap 6-5 in eight innings.  Mercyhurst North East enters the tournament with a 3-9 WNYAC record.

Final WNYAC Baseball Standings:

1.  Monroe CC **

9-1 

2. Genesee CC  9-1 
3.  Alfred State College  8-4 
4.   Erie CC  6-6 
5.  Niagara CCC  4-8 
6.   Mercyhurst North East  3-9 
7.  Jamestown CC  1-11 

 ** Monroe earns top seed and a bye in the first round based on a coin flip

The Alfred /Mercyhurst North East winner will advance to the Final Four in Batavia on Saturday and will meet the winner of the Jamestown CC/Genesee CC first round contest.  First pitch of that game to be at Genesee CC will be at 11 a.m.  The finals of the tournament will be played at 3 p.m. at Dwyer Field.