MCC baseball set to host regional tournament this weekend

Region 3 Baseball Tournament

ROCHESTER - The MCC baseball team will host the 2019 Region III, Division II tournament this Friday through Sunday, May 10-12.

The Tribunes earned the top seed and the right to host the double-elimination tournament by way of a victory in the regular season series with Mercyhurst North East. The Saints are seeded second, with UConn-Avery Point seeded third.

The action will begin Friday at 12 p.m. as Mercyhurst battles Avery Point. Monroe will then take on the winner of Game 1 at 3 p.m. Saturday's action will be determined by the outcomes of the first two games. The full schedule is below.

Monroe (25-19) took three out of five from Mercyhurst (22-18) during the regular season to claim the No. 1 seed. Avery Point enters the tournament with a 14-14 record. This is the first year the Pointers have participated in the Region III tournament. Monroe defeated Avery Point in last year's East District championship.


Tournament Schedule
Friday, May 10
Game 1: 12 p.m. - Avery Point vs. Mercyhurst
Game 2: 3 p.m. - Winner Game 1 vs. Monroe
Saturday, May 11
Game 3: 12 p.m. - Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2
Game 4: 3 p.m. - Winner Game 3 vs. Winner Game 2
Sunday, May 12 (if necessary)
Game 5: 12 p.m. - Loser Game 4 vs. Winner Game 4