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ECU Earns Eighth NCAA Regional Bid In Last Nine Years

The East Carolina baseball team will makes its 22nd NCAA Regional appearance and eighth in the last nine years after earning a No. 2 seed in the Chapel Hill Regional in this year's NCAA Baseball Championships.

The Pirates (39-21) will square off against No. 3 Western Carolina (40-18) in the first round of the regional on Friday, June 1 at 2 p.m. (EDT) while top-seeded and No. 3 national seed North Carolina (48-12) will face No. 4 Jacksonville (34-26).

Back on March 4 in the LeClair Classic, the Pirates defeated the Catamounts 3-2 on Brandon Henderson's ninth inning double that plated Dale Mollenhauer from first base.

All 2007 NCAA Regionals will be played June 1-4 at 16 different sites across the country.

2007 NCAA CHAPEL HILL REGIONAL SCHEDULE
(TIMES SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO TELEVISION COVERAGE)
Friday, June 1
Game 1: ECU vs. Western Carolina (2 p.m.)
Game 2: North Carolina vs. Jacksonville (6 p.m.)

Saturday, June 2
Game 3: 1 p.m.
Game 4: 5 p.m.

Sunday, June 3
Game 5: 1 p.m.
Game 6: 5 p.m.

Monday, June 4
Game 7: 1 p.m. - IF NECESSARY


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