Virginia-Army NCAA Tournament Game Moved to 11 a.m. Start
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Because of the high probability for inclement weather Friday, the schedule for the NCAA Charlottesville Regional has been altered by the NCAA. The Virginia-Army game, originally scheduled for 4 p.m., has been moved to 11 a.m. The Oklahoma-Appalachian State game, scheduled for 8 p.m., will begin 50 minutes following the conclusion of the first game.
The NCAA’s primary goal is to play games according to the published scheduled (two games on Friday, two games on Saturday, two games on Sunday and one game on Monday, if necessary).
Tickets purchased for the regional games are only valid for the originally ticketed session.
Single-Session Tickets on Sale at 5 p.m. Thursday
Single-session tickets for the NCAA Charlottesville Baseball Regional will go on sale online at VirginiaSports.com at 5 p.m. Thursday. Single-session tickets will be available for purchase in person at the Davenport Field ticket office beginning at 9 a.m. Friday. Customers purchasing tickets online may use the print at home option until 9 a.m. Friday. Will call at Davenport Field also will open at 9 a.m. Friday.
Single-session tickets will be $12 for Reserved and $8 for General Admission.
All-session ticket books remain on sale for both the regional as well as a potential super regional tournament. All-session General Admission ticket books are currently on sale for $45 for the regional and $24 for a potential super regional. All-session Reserved ticket books are available for $60 for the regional and $36 for a potential super regional.
Davenport Field will seat 5,050 for postseason play. All sections of the grandstand (Sec. 101-109) and the first base bleachers (Sec. A-F) are considered Reserved seating for both the regional and super regional rounds. General Admission seating is located on the grassy hillside down the left-field line and in the bleachers beyond the outfield wall in both left and right field on a first-come, first-served basis. Standing room is also available for General Admission ticket buyers.
NCAA tournament games at Davenport Field are expected to sell out. Fans are strongly encouraged to purchase tickets in advance, as it is the only way to guarantee they will be able to attend all tournament games.
Ticket sales at Davenport Field will end at the top of the seventh inning on the last session each day. Ticket sales Saturday, Sunday and Monday begin two hours prior to the first pitch of the first session. Fans may upgrade from General Admission to Reserved on game day, subject to availability, at the Davenport Field ticket windows for $4 per ticket.
All parking will be paid parking for the entire postseason. Parking on game day will be $5 in the University Hall, John Paul Jones Arena and McCue Center lots. The John Paul Jones Arena parking lot and garage will not be available for baseball parking on Saturday (June 2) because of an event at the arena. Parking will be free throughout the tournament in the Emmet/Ivy Garage.
For further information on NCAA baseball tournament tickets, please call the Virginia Athletics Ticket Office at (800) 542-8821 or log on to VirginiaSports.com.
Updated 2012 NCAA Charlottesville Regional Schedule
Friday, June 1
Game 1 – No. 1 Virginia vs. No. 4 Army, 11 a.m.
Game 2 – No. 2 Oklahoma vs. No. 3 Appalachian State, 50 minutes following conclusion of Game 1
Saturday, June 2
Game 3 – Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 1 p.m.
Game 4 – Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 6 p.m.
Sunday, June 3
Game 5 – Winner Game 3 vs. Loser Game 4, 1 p.m.
Game 6 – Winner Game 5 vs. Winner Game 4, 6 p.m.
Monday, June 4
Game 7 – Winner Game 6 vs. Loser Game 6 (if necessary), 6 p.m.