No. 1 Seed Mount Olive Wins 2017 Conference Carolinas Baseball Championship

ELON, N.C. - University of Mount Olive notched a 5-4 win over No. 3 seed Belmont Abbey College to win the 2017 Conference Carolinas Baseball Championship on Monday afternoon. The Trojans earned an automatic bid to the NCAA Division II Baseball Championship with the win.

 

2017 Baseball All-Championship Team:

Ryan Brown, North Greenville

Derek Perry, Pfeiffer

Cameron Busby, Belmont Abbey

Kayden Krause, Belmont Abbey

Nick Beinlich, Belmont Abbey

Drew Ellis, Mount Olive

Trey Sweeting, Mount Olive

German Reyes, Mount Olive

Austin Hutchinson, Mount Olive

 

2017 Baseball Championship MVP:

Zach Mozingo, Mount Olive

 

2017 Conference Carolinas Baseball Champion

University of Mount Olive

 


Conference Carolinas is a NCAA Division II athletics conference made up of 12 teams from Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. These institutions consist of: Barton College, Belmont Abbey College, Converse College, Emmanuel College, Erskine College, King University, Lees-McRae College, Limestone College, University of Mount Olive, North Greenville University, Pfeiffer University, and Southern Wesleyan University. Emmanuel College is currently completing the NCAA Membership Process and will be fully competing in league championships in the near future.