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Courtesy: Duke Athletics
Duke Earns No. 7 Seed in ACC Baseball Championship
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 05/19/2019
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DURHAM, N.C. – After posting 15 league wins for a second consecutive season and just the third time since 2009, Duke has earned the No. 7 seed in the upcoming 2019 ACC Championship at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.

As a member of Pool B, Duke (30-24, 15-15 ACC) faces 11th-seeded Notre Dame (24-28, 13-17 ACC) Tuesday, May 21 at 7 p.m., and second-seeded Georgia Tech (38-16, 19-11 ACC) Friday, May 24 at 11 a.m. Both games are televised by RSN and available on ACC Network Extra (subject to blackout).

The winner of Duke’s three-team pool advances to a semifinal game Saturday, May 25 at 5 p.m., against the winner of Pool C featuring NC State, Florida State and Wake Forest. Sunday’s championship game begins at noon on ESPN2.

The ACC Baseball Championship features a pool-play format, leading into a four-team, single-elimination bracket to determine the league champion. Each team in the four pools will play one game against each of the other two opponents in its pool Tuesday through Friday (May 21-24). The four teams with the best records within their respective pools will advance to Saturday’s semifinals, with the winners playing on Sunday in the ACC Championship Game.

Tickets are available by calling 919.956.Bull (2855), ext.3, or online at https://www.milb.com/durham/ballpark/acc-baseball-championship.                        

May 21-26 at Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Durham, N.C.

Tuesday, May 21
No. 12 Boston College vs. No. 8 Clemson, 11 a.m. (RSN)
No. 10 Wake Forest vs. No. 6 Florida State, 3 p.m. (RSN)
No. 11 Notre Dame vs. No. 7 Duke, 7 p.m. (RSN) 

Wednesday, May 22
No. 1 Louisville vs. No. 12 Boston College, 11 a.m. (RSN)
No. 2 Georgia Tech vs. No. 11 Notre Dame, 3 p.m. (RSN)
No. 9 Virginia vs. No. 5 North Carolina, 7 p.m. (RSN) 

Thursday, May 23
No. 8 Clemson vs. No. 1 Louisville, 11 a.m. (RSN)
No. 4 Miami vs. No. 9 Virginia, 3 p.m. (RSN)
No. 3 NC State vs. No. 10 Wake Forest, 7 p.m. (RSN) 

Friday, May 24
No. 7 Duke vs. No. 2 Georgia Tech, 11 a.m. (RSN)
No. 5 North Carolina vs. No. 4 Miami, 3 p.m. (RSN)
No. 6 Florida State vs. No. 3 NC State, 7 p.m. (RSN)

Saturday, May 25
Pool A Winner vs. Pool D Winner, 1 p.m. (RSN)
Pool B Winner vs. Pool C Winner, 5 p.m. (RSN) 

Sunday, May 26
ACC Championship, Noon (ESPN2)




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