2017 NYMSL Playoff Match-Ups Set for Sept. 9

After a one-year hiatius from the NYMSL, High Times returned and won the regular season pennant with a 9-3 record. They were followed by Forbes (8-3-1), Wall St. Journal (6-5-1), NY Public Radio (6-6), BuzzFeed (6-6), Chartbeat (5-7) and Institutional Investor (1-11). BuzzFeed lost the tiebreaker to NYPR.

The 2017 NYMSL Playoffs will take place on Sept. 9 in Central Park's Great Lawn. Here's the schedule:

Seminfinals

NYPR @ HT, Field 2, 1:15 pm start

WSJ @ FB, Field 3, 1:15 pm start

Championship and Consolation Games

2:30 pm starts

Here's how the playoff teams fared against each other during the regular season:

HT 6, NYPR 5
HT 5, NYPR 2

WSJ 12, FB 11
WSJ 7, FB 7

HT 5, WSJ 3
HT 15, WSJ 5

NYPR 6, WSJ 4
WSJ 8, NYPR 7

FB 13, HT 7
HT 7, FB 1

FB 9, NYPR 3
NYPR 10, FB 6

The previous NYMSL champions were:

2016: WSJ
2015: WSJ
2014: HT
2013: I-I
2012: WSJ
2011: WSJ
2010: WSJ
2009: WSJ
2008: BusinesWeek
2007: HT

The winner receives the Bloom Cup and NYMSL 2017 medals.

Direct media questions to NYMSL commish Steve Bloom: bloomdude09@gmail.com