Lander defeats Columbus for trip to World Series

LANDER DEFEATS COLUMBUS STATE 5-2 FOR SOUTHEAST REGION TITLE

GREENWOOD - Lander University is hosting the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Baseball Tournament, May 15-18, at Dolny Stadium. (Visitor's Handbook | Participant Manual | NCAA Game ProgramGreenwood Weather)

The Southeast Region is one of eight regions whose champion will advance to the eight-team NCAA Division II World Series, May 24-31, In Cary, N.C.

Automatic berths were given to each of the three conference tournament champions in the region -- Lander (Peach Belt), Mount Olive (Conference Carolinas), and Catawba (South Atlantic)

General admission tickets are $5. Children 12 and under will be admitted for $3.

Thursday, May 15
Game 3: No. 3 Columbus State 3, No. 4 USC Aiken 2 (BoxscoreRecap)

Game 2: No. 5 Georgia College 10, No. 2 Mount Olive 0 (Boxscore | Recap)
Game 1: No. 1 Lander 4, No. 6 Catawba 1 (BoxscoreRecap

Friday, May 16
Game 4: No. 6 Catawba 16, No. 2 Mount Olive 4 (Boxscore | Recap
Mount Olive eliminated
Game 5: No. 1 Lander 12, No. 4 USC Aiken 8 [10 innings] (BoxscoreRecap
USC Aiken eliminated
Game 6: No. 3 Columbus State 10, No. 5 Georgia College 3 (BoxscoreRecap

Saturday, May 17
Home team listed second
Game 7: No. 1 Lander 9, No. 3 Columbus State 3 (Boxscore | Recap)
Game 8: No. 6 Catawba 5, No. 5 Georgia College 0 (Boxscore | Recap)
Georgia College eliminated
Game 9: No. 3 Columbus State 6, No. 6 Catawba 5 [10 innings] (Boxscore | Recap)
Catawba eliminated 

Sunday, May 18
Home team listed second
Game 10: No. 3 Columbus State 19, No. 1 Lander 5 (Boxscore | Recap)
Game 11: No. 1 Lander 5, No. 3 Columbus State 2 (Boxscore | Recap)
Columbus State eliminated
Lander advances to D2CWS at 1:35 a.m. Monday 

 

(Visitor's Handbook | Participant Manual | NCAA Game Program | Greenwood Weather)