Field of 56, regionals announced for 2015 DIII Baseball Championship
INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA Division III Baseball Committee has announced the 56 teams that will compete in the 2015 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship.
Six teams will compete at four regional sites and eight teams will compete at four regional sites. All regionals will use a double-elimination format. Forty conference champions qualified automatically.
Winners of the eight regional tournaments will qualify for the double-elimination championship at Fox Cities Stadium in Appleton, Wisconsin, May 22-26/27, 2015.
In the 2014 Division III championship game, Wisconsin-Whitewater defeated Emory 7-0. With that win, Wisconsin-Whitewater became the first program to win a football, men's basketball and baseball national championship in the same year.
DATES/SITES LISTED ALPHABETICALLY PER REGION:
Hosted by Piedmont, Demorest, Georgia
Hosted by Washington and Jefferson, Washington, Pennsylvania
Washington and Jefferson
Hosted by Wartburg, Waverly, Iowa
Wisconsin- Stevens Point
Hosted by Texas-Tyler, Tyler, Texas
Hosted by York Revolution / Middle Atlantic Conferences, York, Pennsylvania
New York Region
Hosted by SUNY Cortland, Cortland, New York
New England Region
Hosted by ECAC, Harwich, Massachusetts
Hosted by Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin
Saint John’s (Minn.)
Washington U. in St. Louis
First-round matchups for the championship site will be as follows:
Mideast vs. New England
New York vs. Central
West vs. South
Midwest vs. Mid-Atlantic