The Black Bears moved on to the championship round after beating Binghamton in an elimination game on Friday afternoon.

Maine won the contest versus the host school by a score of 2-1 and will now play on Saturday afternoon for a chance to move to the NCAA Tournament.  Molly Flowers pitched the contest and picked up the win after pitching a game earlier that day against Albany.  Meghan Royle hit a home run early in the contest to versus Binghamton to provide enough offense to send Maine forward.  The Black Bears will have to win twice on Saturday against Albany to clinch the conference title.