Trevecca Nazarene University

Softball team goes to NAIA National Tournament

On May 20 the Lady Trojans softball team will begin play in the NAIA National Tournament, held May 20-26 at the Wilson Morgan Softball Complex in Decatur, Ala. They will play Savannah College of Art and Design (Ga.) in the first round.

Thirty-two teams will play in this tournament; they are divided into eight pools of four teams each. Pool play begins on four fields, May 20-22. Pool winners will advance to an eight-team double-elimination bracket that will be played out Mary 24-26. The NAIA champion will be crowned on May 26.

The Trevecca women ended their conference season by winning the TranSouth Conference Tournament in a 10-inning game against Bethel University. Trevecca ended the season with a 41-15 record. The team that they play on May 20, Savannah College of Art and Design has a record of 35-15.

Taking the Lady Trojans to the national championship is Coach Ben Tyree. In his  two years as coach of the team, the team has gone to the national tournament both years.

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