Adelphi, Saint Anselm Earn NE10 Softball Regular-Season Titles as Championship Set to Begin

Adelphi, Saint Anselm Earn NE10 Softball Regular-Season Titles as Championship Set to Begin

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Saint Anselm to Host NE10 Softball Championship Weekend.


MANSFIELD, Mass. – Adelphi and Saint Anselm each repeated this season – earning the Northeast 10 Conference Southwest and Northeast Division softball regular-season titles, respectively, as the league championship is set to begin on Tuesday.

Two first round games will take place on Tuesday, as part of the single-elimination tournament, with the rest of NE10 Championship weekend being held at Saint Anselm from Thursday, May 2, through Saturday, May 4.

For the full list of NE10 Championship seedings and schedule, please see below.

The Hawks (35-8, 23-2 NE10) are riding a 10-game winning streak into the postseason, the second time this year they have had a win streak of at least 10 games. The Panthers (30-17, 20-6 NE10) are winners of eight of their last nine contests.

Southern New Hampshire and New Haven received the No. 2 seeds in their respective divisions for the NE10 Championship, setting up Tuesday games between Merrimack and Assumption, as well as Le Moyne and Pace.

The NE10 Championship will take place on Saturday, May 4, live on NE10 NOW.

NE10 Softball Championship Schedule

Northeast Division

  1. Saint Anselm (19-2)
  2. Southern New Hampshire (14-7)
  3. Merrimack (13-8)
  4. Assumption (11-10)

Southwest Division

  1. Adelphi (16-2)
  2. New Haven (15-3)
  3. Le Moyne (11-7)
  4. Pace (8-10)  

Tuesday, April 30th     

First-Round­

Game 1:  #4 NE Assumption at #3 NE Merrimack (3:00 PM)

Game 2:  #4 SW Pace at #3 SW Le Moyne (3:00 PM)

 Championship Weekend (to be hosted by Saint Anselm, #1 seed, Northeast Division)
Thursday, May 2nd   

Game 3:  Game 1 winner vs. #2 SW New Haven (12:00 PM)

Game 4:  Game 2 winner vs. #2 NE Southern New Hampshire (2:30 PM)

Friday, May 3rd  

Game 5:  Game 3 winner vs. #1 NE Saint Anselm (12:00 PM)

Game 6:  Game 4 winner vs. #1 SW Adelphi (2:30 PM)

Saturday, May 4th

Game 7:  Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner (12:00 PM)

ABOUT THE NE10
The NE10 is an association of 15 diverse institutions serving student-athletes across 24 NCAA Division II sports. Together we build brilliant futures by embracing the journey of every student-athlete.

Each year, 4,500 of those student-athletes compete in conference championships in 24 sports, making the NE10 the largest DII conference in the country in terms of sport sponsorship. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the NE10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.