Lady Knights to Host Morris and Mercyhurst in Districts this Weekend!



Lady Knights

Warwick, R.I. – May 6, 2016: The CCRI Lady Knights softball team (20-8) won the Region XXI Tournament last weekend over Dean College. The Region XXI Champion Lady Knights earned the opportunity to host the NJCAA District K softball tournament this weekend. CCRI will host Region III Champion and No. 16 ranked Mercyhurst Northeast (33-15) from North East, PA who defeated Orange County CC last weekend and the Region XIX Champion Titans of the County College of Morris (29-15) from Randolph, NJ who defeated Delaware Tech-Owens Thursday evening.

The District Tournament will be held at Winslow Park located at 300 Airport Road in Warwick, RI this Saturday and Sunday in a double-elimination format. The Tournament schedule is a follows:


10:00am: CCRI (20-8) vs CC Morris (29-15)
12noon: CC Morris vs Mercyhurst Northeast (33-15)
2:00pm: CCRI vs MNE


10:00am: Game 1
12:00noon: Game 2 (Championship or IF game)

The District K Champion will earn a berth to the NJCAA Division II Softball National Championship in Clinton, MI May 18-21st.

The Community College of Rhode Island, New England’s largest comprehensive community college, enrolls nearly 18,000 students in credit courses and thousands more in non-credit and job training classes. Its athletic program boasts 12 varsity programs and an academic support program for all student-athletes.

Contact Information

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Dan LaCorbiniere

Kevin Salisbury
Interim Director of Athletics/Student Life
Website Content Manager
Flanagan Campus
Tel: 401-333-7324

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