EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - With the regular season in the books, it is now time for the University of Evansville softball team to shift its focus to the 2019 Missouri Valley Conference Softball Championship.
The Purple Aces enter the tournament as the #7 seed and begin their trek to a conference championship on Wednesday against #10 Valparaiso. Game time is 6:30 p.m. at Peterson Hotels Field in Peoria, Ill. With a win in Wednesday’s opening round, UE would advance to face Illinois State on Thursday at 1:30 p.m.
Evansville earned a 3-game sweep over the Crusaders in the final weekend of home play at Cooper Stadium.
For full information on the 2019 MVC Softball Championship, visit the championship page at: http://mvc-sports.com/sports/2018/6/18/19SBChamps.aspx