Berea got good news today as the USCAA announced the at-large bids for the Softball National Championship. The Mountaineers earned the #8 seed in the tournament after going 7-1 over their last eight games, with four of the wins ending in five inings. Two of the wins which helped propel Berea into the tournament were against #10 University of Cincinnati-Clermont.
Before the games begin, the team will attend the Softball Championship Banquet, where USCAA All-Americans and All-Academic Team will be announced Sunday evening at the Hilton Garden Inn in Akron, OH. The march towards the National Championship starts Monday, May 11th at Akron Racers Stadium as Berea will face the #9 seed Penn State Schuylkill at 12:00 PM.
All action during the tournament will be shown live on the USCAA website. Stay tuned to the Official Site of Berea College Athletics, www.bereaathletics.com, for more information on live video of the games. More information, along with the bracket and selection show can be found here.