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KU softball to host West Chester in NCAA Super Regional

Published On: May 16 2013 10:29:00 PM CDT

The Golden Bears have the chance to advance to the NCAA Tournament at home against West Chester in the Super Regional this weekend.

KUTZTOWN, Pa. -

The Kutztown University softball team will host West Chester in a NCAA Super Regional beginning Friday at 1:00.

It is the second consecutive year that the Golden Bears (32-21) will host the Super Regionals. Kutztown, originally the No. 6 seed in the Atlantic Region, will face West Chester (37-19), the No. 4 seed in the region, at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 17 in the first game of the series. Game two will be on Saturday, May 18 at 1 p.m. and if necessary, game three will follow at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Saturday.
 
The winner of the best-of-three series will advance to the NCAA National Championships in Salem, Va. beginning on Thursday, May 23. Kutztown is looking to advance to the National Championships for the second straight year after becoming the Atlantic Region Champions for the first time in school history last season.