Augustana Vikings Softball to Host NCAA Super Regional Championship
After a great weekend going straight through the NCAA Region 1 Tournament, the Augustana Vikings are now set to host the Super Regional Championship.
Over the weekend, Augustana defeated East Central (Oklahoma) 4-2, Central Oklahoma 5-1, and East Central 4-1 to lock in their spot in the NCAA Super Regional Championship. Janelle Trautmann struck out 10 batters in the final game against East Central.
Central Missouri defeated Missouri Western, and Henderson State twice in route to their appearance in the Super Regional Championship. Central Missouri was ranked second in the region and hosted the Region 2 Tournament.
The NCAA Super Regional Championship will take place on Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16. Augustana will host Central Missouri at Bowden Field in a best of three series. Times for each game are still to be determined. The winner of the series will advance to the NCAA-II Softball Championships in Oklahoma City.