May 26, 2003
The Washington baseball team has received the No. 3 seed in the NCAA Long Beach Regional and will open postseason play Friday vs. Minnesota.
The Huskies (40-16 overall, 15-9 in the Pac-10) will travel to Long Beach Wednesday. Long Beach State, the region's host team, will face fourth-seeded Pepperdine in a first-round game. The Huskies will take on second-seed Minnesota, the Big Ten runner-up.
The winner of the double-elimination regional, which wraps up Sunday, will play the winner of the Stanford regional (No. 1 Stanford, No. 2 Richmond, No. 3 UC Riverside, No. 4 Illinois-Chicago) in the Super Regionals, June 6-8.
Much more information will come regarding this weekend's NCAA regional play, so check back here at gohuskies.com for game times and more. All of the Huskies' games will air on KKNW AM-1150.