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NEAC Softball Tournament Information

Posted: May 2, 2013

The Wilson College softball team will travel to Reading, Pa. this weekend for their fifth consecutive appearance in the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) championship tournament. The six-team, double elimination tournament will be played on May 3-5 at Hintz Athletic Fields at Penn State Berks. The Phoenix will take on SUNY Cobleskill in their first game of the tournament on Friday, May 3 at 4:00 p.m.

The complete tournament seeding and schedule is as follows:

NEAC South Record NEAC North Record
No. 1 Penn State Berks 33-3 No. 1 Keuka College 15-9
No. 2 Wilson College 13-15 No. 2 SUNY IT 21-11
No. 3 Penn State Abington 20-17 No. 3 SUNY Cobleskill 18-16

Schedule

Game 1: Friday at 2:00 pm: SUNYIT versus Penn State Abington
Game 2: Friday at 4:00 pm: Wilson College versus SUNY Cobleskill
Game 3: Saturday at 8:00 am: Penn State Berks versus Winner of Game 1
Game 4: Saturday at 10:00 am: Keuka College versus Winner of Game 2
Game 5: Saturday at 12:00 pm: Loser of Game 1 versus Loser of Game 4
Game 6: Saturday at 2:00 pm: Loser of Game 2 versus Loser of Game 3
Game 7: Saturday at 4:00 pm: Winner of Game 5 versus Winner of Game 6
Game 8: Sunday at 10:00 am: Winner of Game 3 versus Winner of Game 4
Game 9: Sunday at 12:00 pm: Winner of Game 7 versus Loser of Game 8
Game 10: Sunday at 2:00 pm: Winner of Game 8 versus Winner of Game 9
Game 11 (if necessary): Sunday at 4:00 pm: Winner of Game 10 versus Loser of Game 10

The host institution, Penn State Berks, will provide periodic updates of tournament scores and stats at their NEAC Softball Championship tournament central page. In addition, the Wilson College athletic department will give Phoenix fans the opportunity to follow all of Wilson’s games during the tournament via live stats. For updated information throughout the weekend, please check the Wilson College Athletics- Home of the Phoenix Facebook page and Wilson’s athletic website.

For Phoenix fans planning to travel to Reading, Pa. please use the following directions to Penn State Berks- Hintz Athletic Fields.

From Harrisburg, PA and Points West

Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike East to Exit 286 (Reading/Denver). Exit to 222 North. Follow the signs for 222 North/Allentown. Exit at Broadcasting Road. Make a right at the traffic signal onto Broadcasting Road. Make the first right onto Harper Road (campus entrance).

For directions from other locations please refer to this link.

Penn State Berks- Hintz Athletic Fields

Make your turn onto Broadcasting Rd. and follow about 1/2 mile to the first stop sign. Make a right onto Tulpehocken Rd. Follow Tulpehocken Rd 3/4 of a mile to the first stop sign. Make a right onto Berkshire Blvd. The Hintz Athletic Field entrance is about 100 yards on your right.

Families, friends, and other fans must park in the resident parking lot below the Hintz Athletic Fields. Directions to the resident parking lot are as follows:

Make a left turn onto Tulpehocken Road and follow it about a ¼ mile. Make a left onto Clary Drive. Make the first left into the parking area.

Last Updated: May 2, 2013