(Scranton, PA) – The Lackawanna Softball team has secured the #2 seed in the 2019 NJCAA Softball Region XIX Conference Tournament. This year's tournament will be held at County College of Morris in Randolph, New Jersey. The event will run on Saturday May 4th and Sunday May 5th. Lackawanna's first game will be on Saturday at 12:00pm against Delaware Tech CC. The Region XIX Tournament is double-elimination.
Day 1 – 5/4/19
Game 1 - 10:00am: #4 Mercer County Community College vs #1 County College of Morris
Game 2 – 12:00pm: #3 Delaware Technical CC Owens vs #2 Lackawanna College
Game 3 – 2:00pm: Winner of Game 1 vs Winner of Game 2
Game 4 – 4:00pm: Loser of Game 1 vs Loser of Game 2
Day 2 – 5/5/19
Game 5 – 11:00am: Loser of Game 3 vs Winner of Game 4
Game 6 – 1:00pm: (Championship) Winner Game 5 vs Winner of Game 3
Game 7 – 3:00pm: (Championship - if needed) Since this is a double-elimination tournament, the loser's bracket team must defeat the winner's bracket team twice.
Lackawanna College swept the Region XIX Tournament during the 2017 season. They opened play against County College of Morris and won 4-3. The Falcons won the winner's bracket after defeating Mercer County CC 2-0. Lackawanna then won the Region XIX Title by winning a close game to CC of Morris 4-3. Last season, Lackawanna finished 3rd in the Region XIX Tournament.
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