May 4, 2019--The Mount St. Mary's softball team has earned a spot in the Northeast Conference Tournament which will be hosted by LIU Brooklyn on May 9-11. The top four teams in the regular season advance to the NEC Tournament.
The Mountaineers concluded their regular season last weekend, but had to wait for results from this week's games around the NEC to see if they would earn a spot in the postseason tournament. After today's results, the Mount has clinched the the no. 4 seed in the NEC Tournament, the team's first appearance in postseason play since 2006. The Mount finished the regular season with a 25-26 overall record and a 9-7 mark in NEC play.
Mount St. Mary's will play top seed and host LIU Brooklyn in the opening round with no. 2 seed Sacred Heart and no. 3 seed Saint Francis U facing off in the other semifinal.