A look back, look ahead for baseball

It’s the NCAA baseball postseason and East Carolina has made it to its third straight super regional, but the Pirates this year will be hosting at Clark-LeClair Stadium for the first time.

The ECU-versus-Texas super regional series begins Friday at noon.

East Carolina baseball player rounding the bases during a game. Dates from negative sleeve, March 26, 1965 – March 27, 1965.

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Friday, June 10 (ESPN2)
No. 9 Texas (45-19) vs. No. 8 East Carolina (45-19) – Noon
Saturday, June 11 (ESPN2)
No. 9 Texas vs. No. 8 East Carolina – Noon
Sunday, June 11 (TBD)
No. 9 Texas vs. No. 8 East Carolina – TBD

During the regional round, ECU prevailed over fellow participants Virginia, Coastal Carolina and Coppin State.


Game 1: No. 8 East Carolina 17, Coppin State 1
Game 2: Virginia 7, Coastal Carolina 2

Game 3: Coastal Carolina 10, Coppin State 8 (Coppin State eliminated)
Game 4: No. 8 East Carolina 4, Virginia 2Game 5: Coastal Carolina 7, Virginia 6 (Virginia eliminated)
Game 6: Coastal Carolina 9, No. 8 East Carolina 1

Game 7: No. 8 East Carolina 13, Coastal Carolina 4 (Coastal Carolina eliminated)
No. 8 East Carolina advanced to super regional

A celebration photo during Game 2 of the Greenville Super Regional against Texas at Clark-LeClair Stadium. (ECU Photo by Cliff Hollis)