AU softball team set for ECAC championship weekend
READING, PA – The Alfred University softball team is competing this weekend in the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) South Championship tournament, hosted by Alvernia University.
Alvernia is hosting the four-team double-elimination tournament Saturday and Sunday, March 11 and 12, by virtue of being the highest-seeded team after Wednesday’s and Thursday’s first-round elimination games.
Alfred (24-17), the fifth seed when elimination play began, will play top-seeded Alvernia at 10 a.m. Saturday. In addition to Alfred and Alvernia, sixth-seeded Stevenson and second-seeded Frostburg State advanced from elimination play and will square off at noon Saturday.
Following are results from elimination play and the schedule for double-elimination play this weekend.
Quarterfinals: Wednesday, Thursday May 8 and 9
#8 Marywood at #1 Alvernia (Alvernia wins, 7-0, Marywood eliminated)
Location: To Be Played At Alvernia University, Reading PA, Double-Elimination Format
Game 1: #5 Alfred vs. #1 Alvernia, 10 a.m.
Game 5: Loser of Game 4 vs. Winner of Game 3, 10 a.m.
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