Herkimer Baseball moves to # 4 in nation, will host playoff series this weekend
Herkimer, NY - The Herkimer baseball team has climbed to #4 in the latest NJCAA Division III national poll. The Generals, who improved their overall record to 30-6 on the season with a doubleheader sweep of rival Mohawk Valley CC on Tuesday, May 8, have won 26 out of their last 28 games after starting the season 4-4 on their annual spring trip to Florida.
With 2 games remaining in the regular season, Herkimer has clinched the Mountain Valley Conference title with a 17-1 mark on the season and are assured the #1 seed from the East division in the upcoming Region III playoffs. The Generals will host a best of 3 series on Saturday and Sunday May 12 and 13 against the yet to be determined 4th seed from the Western Division.
Herkimer College will also be hosting the 2018 Region III Baseball Final Four at Veterans Memorial Park in Little Falls, NY on May 18-20. This will be a double elimination tournament between the four schools that win the best of three series scheduled for this weekend at campus sites.