May 5, 2014

DePauw Opens NCAA Regional Play on Friday Against Muskingum

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw travels to Trine University and opens play in the 2014 NCAA Division III Softball Championship against Muskingum University. The four-team regional begins on Friday, May 9, and continues through Sunday, May 11.

DePauw and Muskingum open the regional with a 1 p.m. contest. Host Trine and Washington and Jefferson square off at 3:30 p.m. in the double elimination tournament. Friday's winners play at 11 a.m. on Saturday with the losers squaring off at 1:30 p.m.

The 26-18 Tigers earned automatic qualification into the 62-team field by winning the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament last Saturday.

DePauw is making its sixth tournament appearance after earning five straight trips from 2007 through 2011. The Tigers enter the Championships with a 22-12 all-time record in postseason play including fifth-place showings in 2007, 2010 and 2011.

Complete details including ticket prices are available from Trine's host site.