The Northeast-10 Conference tournament baseball game between Southern New Hampshire University and Franklin Pierce was moved up to 11 a.m. today to beat the forecasted bad weather. The game will be played at SNHU’s Penmen Field in Hooksett.
PSU women to play NEC in NCAAs
The NCAA Division III Women’s Lacrosse Championship will feature an all-Granite State battle: Plymouth State vs. New England College.
The bracket revealed on Sunday night pits the Panthers (11-5) against the Pilgrims (14-5) in a first-round matchup on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Tufts University in Medford, Mass.
The clubs have not met this season. PSU, which captured the Little East Conference title, is making its third straight appearance in the national tourney. The winner will advance to play host Tufts on Sunday.
Saint Anselm, SNHU in NCAA softball on Hilltop
The Saint Anselm College and Southern New Hampshire University softball teams on Sunday night were selected for the NCAA Division II East Region Softball Championship that starts on Thursday at St. Anselm.
The top-seeded Hawks, the defending East Region champ, will play No. 8 Bridgeport at noon in a first-round game while SNHU, the No. 5 seed, will take on No. 4 Georgian Court at 2:30 p.m.
The NCAA appearance is the fourth for Saint Anselm, which was the Division II runner-up last spring.
Wilmington (Del.), Adelphi, LIU Post and New Haven round out the rest of the East Region teams, with that sub-regional set for Wilmington.