Mountain West Softball Weekly Release - May 15, 2012
May 15, 2012
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Mountain West softball champion San Diego State makes its fifth consecutive NCAA tournament appearance when the Aztecs square off against No. 20/20 Florida State in the opening game of the Los Angeles Regional on Friday, May 18.
- San Diego State captured its fifth Mountain West title, and first since 2008, with a 9-3 record in Conference play this season.
- The Aztecs will be participating in their eighth NCAA tournament overall and hold a 10-14 all-time record in postseason action.
- This marks the first time San Diego State has earned the Mountain West's automatic bid to the NCAA tournament. All seven of its previous appearances were as a recipient of an at-large berth.
|Coming Up in Mountain West Softball|
|FRIDAY, MAY 18|
|Game 1: SAN DIEGO STATE vs. No. 20/20 Florida State||3 p.m. PT|
|Game 2: Hofstra at No. 15/14 UCLA||5:30 p.m. PT|
|SATURDAY, MAY 19|
|Game 3: Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2||1 p.m. PT|
|Game 4: Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2||3:30 p.m. PT|
|Game 5: Loser Game 3 vs. Winner Game 4||6 p.m. PT|
|SUNDAY, MAY 20|
|Game 6: Winner Game 3 vs. Winner Game 5||Noon PT|
|CAPS denotes Mountain West team.|
|Rankings listed according to USA Today-NFCA/ESPN.COM-USA Softball polls.|
|All dates and times subject to change.|
|Live stats available for most games.|