Softball advances in DIII Championship, faces Emory today

TYLER, Texas — The Trine University softball team upset number two seed Illinois Wesleyan University at the 2019 NCAA Division III Softball Championship.

The Thunder came out on top of a 1-0 pitchers' duel to earn their first Championship win in three trips to the tournament. More details are available at trinethunder.com.

Trine will face Emory University in its next game, beginning at 5:30 EDT today. The game will be broadcast live at ncaa.com.

The winner of the Trine-Emory game will face the winner of the Illinois Wesleyan-Randolph Macon game, which will be played at 2:30 p.m. EDT today. The loser will face the winner of the St. Thomas (Minn.)-Williams game, which will be played at noon EDT today.