KNOXVILLE (WATE) – The Lady Vol softball team will host an NCAA regional and have an opportunity to host the following Super regional as well.
Tennessee learning Sunday night the team had earned the 8 seed from the NCAA selection committee. That gives the Lady Vols the chance to host a Super regional at Lee stadium provided they can advance out of the regional stage.
The Lady Vols(42-14) will open NCAA play Friday at 6pm against Longwood(33-23) at Lee stadium. Utah(34-17) and Virginia Tech(34-21) will play in the early game on Friday at 2:30pm. The regional is a double elimination format.