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College Softball: St. Anselm opens at World Series on Thursday

May 20. 2018 4:59AM
St. Anselm softball players celebrate their 5-0 win over LIU Post to win the regionals at St. Anselm in Goffstown on Friday. (DAVID LANE/UNION LEADER)

St. Anselm College will play on Thursday at 4 p.m. in the NCAA Division II Softball World Series in Salem, Va., it was announced on Saturday.

The Hawks (41-10-1) are the No. 2 seeds in the tournament and will play the seventh-seeded Southern Arkansas Muleriders (57-9) of the Great American Conference. Southern Arkansas advanced by winning the Central Region, sweeping Minnesota Duluth in the Super Regionals.

St. Anselm, the East Region champ, is making its first appearance in the World Series. The Hawks swept LIU Post in the Super Regionals.

The World Series bracket can be viewed below: