Emporia St. baseball earns 1-seed, will host regional

EMPORIA, Kan. (WIBW) -- The Emporia State Hornets baseball team (41-11) earned a top seed will host the Central Region of the NCAA Tournament.

ESU, the MIAA regular season champions, will open against 8-seed Arkansas-Monticello from the Great American Conference.

Games begin at Trusler Sports Complex on Thursday

CENTRAL REGION:

1. Emporia State vs. 8. Arkansas-Monticello
4. Lindenwood (MIAA Tournament Champion) vs. 5. Southern Arkansas
2. Minnesota State vs. 7. Central Oklahoma
3. St. Cloud State vs. 6. Missouri Western