by Rams Sports Information Department
Indianapolis, IN – The NCAA Division II Baseball Selection show took place a short while ago and Winston-Salem State (35-17) will be making its fifth appearance in the NCAA's, as they garnered a #7 seed and will take on the Golden Rams of West Chester University (36-11), the #2 seed.
Mercyhurst University (37-6) is the Atlantic Region's top seed, and they will have a first round bye.
Mercyhurst University is also the host, and the games will be played at Russell Diethrick Park in Jamestown, N.Y. Gametimes have also yet to be announced.
The #3 seed in the Atlantic Region is PSAC Champion, Seton Hill (36-16). The #4 seed is another PSAC school, Millersville University (33-17). Shippensburg University from the PSAC, is the #5 seed (30-22-1) and will face #4 Millersville in the first round. Shepherd University the champion of the Mountain East, is the #6 seed (31-21) and they will take on #3 Seton Hill.
The Atlantic Regional will begin on Thursday with the regional championship game set for next Sunday. This year marks the 50th annual championship, and the first year that the finals will be held in Grand Prairie, Texas.
For more information on the NCAA Division II Baseball Championship Selections, click http://www.ncaa.com/news/baseball/article/2017-05-14/2017-ncaa-division-ii-baseball-championship-selections-revealed.