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No. 4 Genesee to Face Dean in Regional Semifinals on Saturday

No. 4 Genesee to Face Dean in Regional Semifinals on Saturday

No. 4 nationally-ranked Genesee will take on Dean College at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at Onondaga Community College in the Semifinals of the 2015 Region III playoffs. The Cougars are the No. 2 seed in the tournament and will play No. 6 Dean, which defeated No. 3 Finger Lakes CC 16-9 in the quarterfinals on Wednesday.

Genesee (10-3) has won seven straight games and will play in the semifinals for the first time since 2013. The Cougars advanced to the weekend after defeating Monroe CC 22-2 on Wednesday in the quarterfinals.

Genesee and Dean last met on Apr. 24, 2013. The Cougars won the game 17-4.

The winner of Saturday's contest will receive an automatic bid into the 2015 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Tournament and a chance to play for the Region III championship on Sunday. The winner will play the survivor of No. 1 Onondaga CC and No. 4 Herkimer College, which will play on Saturday at noon. Game time on Sunday is to be announced.

To follow live throughout the weekend, follow Genesee Athletics on Twitter: @GCCSports.

Games will also be streamed live online through the Onondaga CC Athletics website: http://onondagalazers.com/watch/?Live=100