Webster University has been approved as host for the Central Regional of the 2016 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship. The Central Regional will take place at GCS Ballpark in Sauget, IL, on May 18-22, 2016.
This will be the first NCAA III baseball regional in the St. Louis area since 2006. The Webster University baseball team, ranked 8th in the final 2015 ABCA/Collegiate Baseball poll, is ranked 5th in their 2016 pre-season poll. The Gorloks finished 34-15 in 2015, after appearing in their third NCAA III World Series in four years.
GCS Ballpark is home to the Gateway Grizzlies of the independent Frontier League and the Webster University baseball team. GCS Ballpark seats 6000 and is located off I-255 in Sauget, just north of Cahokia.
STORY COURTESY OF WEBSTER UNIVERSITY SPORTS INFORMATION OFFICE