09/08/2011 6:26 PM
September 2nd -- Brooklyn, NY -- The Cyclones enetered Friday night with a one-game lead in the Wild Card, needing just a combination of two wins and/or Williamsport losses to clinch a playoff berth. They got just that with a 4-0 victory over the Staten Island Yankees and a 3-2 loss by the CrossCutters at the hands of the State College Spikes.
For the first time in their 11-year history, the Cyclones will be making a third consecutive playoff appearance. It will be their eighth total playoff appearance in franchise history. The team will be seeking their first NYPL Championship since they were crowned Co-Champions in 2001.
Game One of the first round of the playoffs start on Thursday, September 8th and the Cyclones are assured to play at home against the Staten Island Yankees. Playoff tickets are now available and can be purchased by calling 718-507-TIXX, visiting the MCU Park box office, or logging onto BrooklynCyclones.com. Mini-Plan holders are encouraged to take advantage of a fantastic Buy-One, Get-One Field Box Seat for Free Offer. Season Ticket holders can pick up their Free tickets at the MCU Park box office.