COLUMBIA, Ky. – The 10th-ranked Lindsey Wilson softball team opens the 2014 NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round against third-seed William Penn (Iowa) on Monday, May 12 at Lindsey Wilson Sports Park, the national office announced on Tuesday.
Lindsey Wilson College is one of 10 host sites for the opening round. It is the second-straight season that the Lindsey Wilson Sports Park is a host site for the opening round.
Lindsey Wilson (45-9) won the Mid-South Conference regular season title and finished the season ranked 10th in the NAIA. The Blue Raiders received the first MSC automatic bid as the regular season champion.
The second-seeded Blue Raiders play in game one on Monday, May 12 while top-seed St. Xavier (Ill.) plays fourth-seed Cornerstone (Mich.) in game two.
The Opening Round at Lindsey Wilson Sports Park continues on Tuesday, May 13 with a winner's bracket game and two elimination games. The Opening Round concludes on Wednesday, May 14 with the championship and if necessary game. The winner of the Lindsey Wilson Bracket moves on to the 2014 NAIA Softball World Series.
For additional 2014 NAIA Softball Opening Round schedule information click here.