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CAA Baseball Championship bracket set

CAA Baseball Championship bracket set (Source:CAA) CAA Baseball Championship bracket set (Source:CAA)

News release from the CAA:

RICHMOND, Va. (May 21, 2016) – The field is set for the 2016 CAA Baseball Championship, which will be held May 25-28 at The Ballpark at Patriots Point in Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

The six-team, double-elimination tournament gets underway on Wednesday, May 25 as fourth-seeded James Madison (23-29, 13-11 in CAA) faces #5 Northeastern (29-25, 12-11 in CAA) at Noon, followed by #3 Elon (25-27, 13-10 in CAA) against #6 College of Charleston (29-24-1, 12-12 in CAA) at 3:30 p.m. The losers of the first two games will meet in an elimination contest at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.

On Thursday, top-seeded UNCW (37-15, 16-6 in CAA) takes on the James Madison/Northeastern winner at Noon. At 3:30, #2 William & Mary (25-28, 14-9 in CAA) meets the Elon/College of Charleston winner at 3:30 p.m. An elimination game follows at 7 p.m.

Tournament action continues with three games on Friday and the CAA championship game is set for 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 28. The title game will be televised live by the American Sports Network.

All-session tickets are $30 for adults and $20 for youth (ages 18 and under). Single-day passes are $12 for adults and $10 for youth. Students from participating CAA institutions are admitted free with a valid student ID.

Every game of the 2016 CAA Baseball Championship will be video streamed live for free in high definition on CAA.TV. For more information, visit the CAA Championship Central page at caasports.com.

2016 CAA Baseball Championship
The Ballpark at Patriots Point – Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

Wednesday, May 25
Game 1 - #4 James Madison vs. #5 Northeastern – Noon
Game 2 - #3 Elon vs. #6 College of Charleston – 3:30 p.m.
Game 3 – Loser of Game 1 vs. Loser of Game 2 – 7 p.m.

Thursday, May 26
Game 4 - #1 UNCW vs. Winner of Game 1 - Noon
Game 5 - #2 William & Mary vs. Winner of Game 2 – 3:30 p.m.
Game 6 – Winner of Game 3 vs. Lowest-Seeded Game 4/Game 5 Loser – 7 p.m.

Friday, May 27
Game 7 – Winner of Game 4 vs. Winner of Game 5 - Noon
Game 8 – Winner of Game 6 vs. Highest-Seeded Game 4/Game Loser  – 3:30 p.m.
Game 9 – Loser of Game 7 vs. Winner of Game 8 – 7 p.m.

Saturday, May 28
Game 10 – Winner of Game 7 vs. Winner of Game 9 – 1 p.m.
Game 11 (if necessary) – Same two teams – 30 minutes after Game 10

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