Summit League softball tournament begins today


BROOKINGS, S.D. ( — First pitch of the 2022 Summit League Tournament will take place at 2 p.m. (CT) on Wednesday when No. 4 seed South Dakota takes on No. 5 seed Kansas City, with the winner advancing to play top-seeded South Dakota State on Thursday. Third-seeded North Dakota State and sixth-seeded North Dakota will square off in Wednesday’s second game at approximately 4:30 p.m. (CT), with the winner advancing to play No. 2 seed Omaha.

Thursday’s semifinal games will begin at 11 a.m. (CT), with the two victorious schools advancing to Friday’s winner’s bracket contest. The two losing schools will play at approximately 4 p.m. (CT) Thursday in a win or go home game. Friday’s winner’s bracket game will be played at 1 p.m. (CT) with the loser having to play at approximately 3:30 p.m. (CT) to earn a spot in Saturday’s championship.

First pitch for Saturday’s championship game will be at 1 p.m. (CT) with an if necessary game at approximately 3:30 p.m. (CT). The Summit League champion will earn the League’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Full schedule HERE