The Lady Raiders softball team won the NJCAA Division 1 Midwest District Championship, defeating Indian Hills Community College in two straight games on Sunday.
The Lady Raiders will now advance to the Division 1 national tournament May 25-29 in Yuma, Ariz.
In the best of three District series, the Lady Raiders won 5 to 4 and 5 to 1 in Sunday’s games. The Lady Raiders won the Region XVI tournament on May 15 and became the Missouri Community College Athletic Conference champs in late April.
Follow the Lady Raiders’ journey to the national tournament at facebook.com/ThreeRiversRaidersAthletics/, where there will be links to coverage of the games, photos, and more. The official NJCAA D1 softball national tournament website is njcaa.org/championships/sports/sball/div1/index.
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