May 18, 2009

Rams Heading Out for NCAA DIII Championship

Rams Heading for NCAA DIII Championship

- 2009 Official NCAA Division III Baseball Championship Site -

-- LIVE VIDEO -- LIVE STATS --                   2009 Championship Bracket


Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State Rams are heading to Wisconsin on Wednesday to compete in the 2009 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship this weekend.

Qualifying on Saturday (May 16) for the eight-team, double elimination tournament that will be held May 22-26 at Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute, Wis., were Kean University (N.J.), Shenandoah University (Va.) and the University of St. Thomas (Minn.).

Three teams joined that group on Sunday (May 17) as Chapman University (Calif.), Farmingdale State College (N.Y.) and defending champion Trinity College (Conn.) were crowned regional champions.

Monday (May 18) saw the final two schools punch their tickets as Carthage (Wis.) and Wooster (Ohio) will be the final two teams in the Championship.

Action at Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium begins May 22 at 10 a.m. with Carthage (36-7) playing Wooster (39-9). That contest will be followed by a 1:15 p.m. game between Kean University (38-9) and Trinity College (33-5).

The opening day of the tournament concludes with games at 4:30 p.m. between Shenandoah University (37-8) and Farmingdale State College (30-15) and 7:45 p.m. between Chapman University (30-15) and the University of St. Thomas (36-12).

Serving as hosts of the finals of the 2009 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship are Lawrence University and the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. The tournament is being held at Time Warner Cable Field at Fox Cities Stadium for the 10th consecutive year.

Tickets for the tournament can be purchased in advance by contacting the Lawrence University Ticket Office at (920) 832-6773. Credit card orders will be accepted until Wednesday (May 20).

The brochure below has more information, including a list of hotels nearby the Stadium.

2009 Baseball Brochure

The Holiday Inn Appleton has offered family, fans, friends of our student-athletes a discount of $92/night. Click here to book at that hotel...

The link below provides the bracket for the 2009 Baseball Championship.


 

GO RAMS!!!!

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