April 28, 2010
PBC Releases Baseball Tourney Bracket, Conference Champ Bobcats Top-Seed
by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate assistant
MARTINEZ, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference
(PBC) released the 2010 baseball tournament bracket, including the
top four teams from their respective divisions and the overall No.
1 seed, and PBC Champions Georgia College & State University
(33-12, 17-4 PBC).
The tourney is single-elimination and will begin on Saturday,
May 8, at USC Aiken’s Roberto Hernandez Stadium in Aiken,
S.C. and conclude on Sunday, May 9.
The overall No. 1 seed Georgia College takes on the No. 4 seed
USC Aiken in the night contest at 6 p.m. Saturday.
Flagler College, the East No. 3 seed, and North Georgia, the
West No. 2 seed, will play their opening-round game at Lake
Olmstead Stadium, the home of the South Atlantic League’s
Single-A Augusta Greenjackets, at 11 a.m. Saturday.
East seed No. 1 Francis Marion University takes on West No. 4
seed Georgia Southwestern at 11 a.m. in the opening round.
UNC Pembroke, the East No. 2 seed, takes on West No. 3 seed
Columbus State University at 2:30 p.m. May 8.
Semifinal games will be played Sunday, May 9 at 11 a.m. and
2:30 p.m. with the PBC Championship game at 6 p.m.
The Bobcats host No. 20 Erskine College Wednesday, April 28 at
6 p.m. in the final home game of the regular season.
The GCSU Department of Athletics, winners of the 2008-09 PBC
Commissioner's Cup, sponsors 10 varsity athletic programs at the
NCAA Division II level. As a Division II program, GCSU prides
itself on balancing the life of the student-athlete, evidenced by
the Bobcats' multiple appearances in post-season competition as
well as documented academic success and community-service
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