NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - Siena Softball continues its quest for the program's first MAAC Championship on Thursday when takes on #4 Manhattan at 2:35 p.m. in an elimination game in New Rochelle, New York. The #2 seeded Saints fell 3-0 to #6 Fairfield on Thursday at 9 a.m. to start the double elimination tournament.
The remaining games in the MAAC Tournament will be streamed on ESPN3 and live stats will also be available. Fans can also follow the action with Twitter updates. For those able to make the trip to New Rochelle, all session tickets can be purchased for $25 dollars for adults and daily tickets are $10 for adults or $5 for seniors, students, and children.
Siena finished with a program record 14 wins in MAAC play this season. The Saints were a stellar 7-3 against the other teams competing in the MAAC Tournament. Siena split with Iona, Manhattan, and Marist, but swept Monmouth and Fairfield. Sophomore Madysen Cossack hit .481 in the ten games with 12 RBIs and 4 home runs. Junior pitcher Lauren Butts posted a tremendous 5-1 record and 1.89 ERA in her six starts against the tournament field.
If the Saints defeat Manhattan, they will play another elimination game at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, May 12.