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Softball Earns No. 4 Seed in America East Championship; Retrievers Will Face No. 1 Boston U. on Thursday
Joe French led the Retrievers to their fifth America East Tournament in the last six years.
UMBC returns to the conference tournament after missing it last year for the first time since 2005. The Retrievers completed their conference schedule last week but made the four-team field as a result of
“We are very excited to return to the America East Tournament,” head coach Joe French said. “We have been working toward this goal since last year’s disappointment of not making it. We will be ready for the challenge of trying to bring home an America East title and a trip to the NCAA Tournament.”
Game times will be announced on Monday.
Thursday, May 12
Game 1: No. 1
Game 2: No. 2
Friday, May 13
Game 3: Game 1 Winner vs. Game 2 Winner
Game 4: Game 1 Loser vs. Game 2 Loser (Elimination Game)
Game 5: Game 3 Loser vs. Game 4 Winner (Elimination Game)
Saturday, May 14
Game 6: Game 3 Winner vs. Game 5 Winner (Championship Game)
Game 7: Game 6 Winner vs. Game 6 Loser (If Necessary)