Herkimer Softball advances in Region III Tournament
Herkimer, NY - The #1 seeded Herkimer Generals secured a 4-3 win over the #8 Columbia Greene Twins in a Region III semifinal game on Tuesday night in Herkimer, NY.
Morgan Sgarlata (Oneida, NY) knocked in the winning run in the bottom of the 7th inning. With the win, the #1 nationally ranked Generals improve to 38-3 on the year and get their 35th win in a row.
Next up for Herkimer is a spot in the Region IIIA championship series against #4 seeded Onondaga Community College in a best of three series. Games one and two will take place at Genesee Community College on Friday, May 11 at 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., respectively. If the teams split, a third game will be played on Saturday May 12, also at Genesee CC.
The winner of the series advances to the 2018 NJCAA Division III National Championships in Rochester, Minnesota on May 17-19. Herkimer will be looking for their seventh straight Region III Championship this weekend under Coach P.J. Anadio.