RICHMOND, Va. – VCU's Baseball team earned the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Atlantic 10 Baseball Tournament, the conference announced over the weekend. By securing the No. 1 seed, VCU will have a first round bye in the tournament, and will face the winner of No. 4 Fordham versus No. 5 Richmond. The Rams first matchup will take place on Thursday, May 23, at 1:30 p.m.
The Rams finished their season with a 39-17 overall record, with a 19-5 record in Atlantic 10 play. The team swept eight regular season series, and went 19-7 at home, 18-9 on the road and 2-1 in neutral site games. This season also marks the second time in the past three seasons that the Rams won the regular season conference title.
The Atlantic 10 Baseball tournament will take place in Bronx, N.Y., and is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, May 22, and conclude on Saturday, May 25. For a full look at this years tournament bracket, visit http://www.atlantic10.com/fls/31600/pdfs/2019_BA_Bracket%20-%20Teams.pdf?DB_OEM_ID=31600.