Date: August 21, 2018
Contact: Michael Tucker
Release: Immediate Release
SOFTBALL GAMEDAY IS BACK AT GRAND PARK
Westfield, IN – On Saturday and Sunday, September 15th & 16th, twenty-four collegiate programs from Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, and Kentucky will compete in the fifth annual “Softball GameDay” event at Grand Park Sports Campus (26-diamond Baseball/Softball Complex in Westfield, IN). Of the twenty-four teams attending, eleven come from Division I rank. These include: Purdue University, Ball State University, Butler University, Miami University (OH), IUPUI, Indiana State University, University of Evansville, Northern Illinois University, Western Kentucky University, Purdue Fort Wayne, and Valparaiso University. These programs represent the following conferences: BIG 10, BIG EAST, MAC, MVC, CUSA, SUMMIT and THE HORIZON LEAGUE.
In addition to the eleven Division I schools, Bullpen Tournaments is excited to announce the remaining programs from the ranks of Division II, Division III, NAIA, and Junior College Athletic Divisions. University of Indianapolis will represent the Great Lakes Valley Conference, and Grand Valley State University will represent the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (DII). Franklin College and Anderson University will represent the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (DIII). Grace College, St. Francis University, Huntington University, Taylor University, Indiana Wesleyan and Marian University will represent the Crossroads Leagues (NAIA). South Suburban College, Danville Community and Saint Mary-of-the-Woods will round out the fields (JUCO).
Bullpen Tournaments is very excited to have college softball back at Grand Park. Each program will play two or three games on either Saturday or Sunday. Nine teams will play on Saturday, fifteen teams will compete on Sunday, with game times running each day at 11AM, 1PM, and 3PM. Batting practice will be available to the public at roughly 8:50AM both mornings.
Admission will be $10.00 per person. Youth softball players, who wear their jerseys and age 12 and under, will be $5.00 at the gate. High school and youth softball team ticket packages are available at request.
For more information, visit bullpentournaments.com.