SUBSCRIBE NOW Get a year of news PLUS a gift box!

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

College softball: Bison's Summit League Championship opener postponed to Thursday

Weather delays forced the two opening day games to be rescheduled, with North Dakota State playing North Dakota at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, May 12 in Brookings, S.D.

bison logo.jpg
We are part of The Trust Project.

BROOKINGS, S.D. — North Dakota State's first-round game in the Summit League Championships on Wednesday was postponed because of poor weather and field conditions and will be played Thursday at Jackrabbit Softball Stadium.

The No. 3-seed Bison play No. 6 North Dakota at 12:30 p.m. No. 4 seed South Dakota plays No. 5 Kansas City at 10 a.m.

The South Dakota-Kansas City winner plays No. 1 seed South Dakota State at 3 p.m. Thursday. The winner between the Bison and Fighting Hawks plays No. 2 Omaha at 11 a.m. Friday, May 13.

Elimination games will be played Friday and Saturday, with the championship game at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14.

Our newsroom occasionally reports stories under a byline of "staff." Often, the "staff" byline is used when rewriting basic news briefs that originate from official sources, such as a city press release about a road closure, and which require little or no reporting. At times, this byline is used when a news story includes numerous authors or when the story is formed by aggregating previously reported news from various sources. If outside sources are used, it is noted within the story.
What to read next
NDSU's Kelby Anderson was named the championships' Track MVP on Saturday by scoring 26 points in the running events during the three-day meet.
Omaha and South Dakota State topped NDSU on Saturday to end the Bison's run in the league championship.
NDSU's Kristoffer Thomsen won the shot put and Anderson defended her discus crown for a second time, winning by almost 15 feet at the Summit League Outdoor Championships on Friday.
No. 3 seed North Dakota State advanced to the winners bracket semifinals with shutout win over No. 2 Omaha on Friday.