Mount Olive Garners Top Seed in 2017 Conference Carolinas Baseball Championship

HIGH POINT, N.C.University of Mount Olive officially clinched garnered the Conference Carolinas regular season crown on Monday (Apr. 24) afternoon.

The Trojans secured the No. 1 seed in the 2017 Conference Carolinas Baseball Championship with a 25-2 record. Notching the No. 2 seed is North Greenville University with a 20-7 record. Belmont Abbey College took the No. 3 seed with a 19-8 record, while Barton College posted a 13-14 record to earn the No. 4 seed. Rounding out the field is No. 5 seed Erskine College with a 13-14 record and No. 6 seed Pfeiffer University with its 12-15 mark.

The 2017 Conference Carolinas Baseball Championship will be hosted by Burlington Recreation & Parks on Apr. 27-30 at Burlington Athletic Stadium in Burlington, N.C. The Conference Carolinas Baseball Championship winner will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Division II Baseball Championship.

 

Conference Carolinas Baseball Championship Schedule & Championship Central:

Thursday, Apr. 27 (at Burlington, N.C.)

Game 1: No. 3 Belmont Abbey  vs. No. 4 Barton - 11 a.m.

Game 2: No. 2 North Greenville vs. No. 5 Erskine - 3 p.m.

Game 3: No. 1 Mount Olive vs. No. 6 Pfeiffer - 7 p.m.