Roanoke College Wins ODAC Baseball Championship
Roanoke captured its first Old Dominion Athletic Conference Baseball Championship by defeating Washington and Lee twice on Monday.
The Maroons earn the ODAC's automatic bid to the 2017 NCAA Tournament which starts next Thursday. The NCAA selection show is slated for Sunday, May 14.
In the first game of the day, Roanoke needed just four hits to score nine runs in a 9-6 victory. The Generals walked 11 batters.
In the decisive "if necessary" game that followed Roanoke held on for a 4-3 win, for the school's first title.