Trevecca Nazarene University

Softball team advances to top eight

After three wins and one loss in the 26th Annual NAIA National Softball Championship held in Decatur, AL over the weekend, Trevecca’s softball team has advanced to the final eight and will compete in a double-elimination tournament on Monday, May 22. After defeating the NAIA No. 4 and defending champion Simon Fraser University (B.C.) and Valley City State University (N.D.) on Friday, NAIA No. 10 Trevecca (46-13) fell to St. Gregory’s University (54-15) on Saturday in a highly anticipated pitching match-up. Trevecca bounced back to defeat Bethel (Tenn.) and advanced to the 8-team double-elimination tournament on Monday. Trevecca faces NAIA No. 6 Point Loma Nazarene University (44-15) on Monday at 11:30 A.M. Trevecca will play again at 4:30 P.M. on Monday regardless of the outcome of the game.

 

Trevecca Nazarene University Website: www.trevecca.edu/athletics

NAIA Tournament Information (scroll down)
http://naia.cstv.com/sports/w-softbl/spec-rel/
091905aaa.html

TranSouth Website: www.transouth.org

Wilson Morgan Park: http://www.decatursports.com/
soft/wilsonmorgan.htm

 

Front Page in Decatur

The Decatur Daily featured the Trojans on the front page of the sports section Saturday. The following is a link to that story:

http://www.decaturdaily.com/decaturdaily/
sports/060520/naia2.shtml