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UW-Whitewater To Represent Conference In NCAA Softball Tournament

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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater has earned a spot into the NCAA Division III Softball Championship and will begin regional competition on May 9.
The Warhawks (31-9) received an automatic bid into the 62-team field by winning the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship.  UW-Whitewater will compete in a four-team, double-elimination regional that will be hosted by University of Chicago (Ill.) and play its first game against Benedictine University (Ill.) (32-11).
Also competing in the regional will be University of Chicago (25-8) and Thomas More College (Ky.) (30-10).  The winner of the Chicago Regional will advance to Super Regional competition to be held May 16-17.
The Warhawks will make the program’s 17th NCAA appearance and fifth in the last seven seasons.

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