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NCAA SOFTBALL :: ATHENS, Ga. SUPER REGIONAL INFORMATION

GEORGIA WINS THE ATHENS, Ga. REGIONAL OVER FSU, ADVANCES TO SUPER REGIONAL

The University of Georgia defeated Florida State on Sunday, May 22 and has been selected as one of 8 Super Regional host sites for the 2011 NCAA Division I Softball Championships beginning May 28 and ending on May 29.
The 2011 NCAA Athens Super Regional at the Jack Turner Softball Stadium will feature host Georgia from the Southeastern Conference and Baylor from the Big 12 Conference. These two teams will square off in a best of three series format with the winner advancing to the College World Series in Oklahoma City from June 2-8.
Georgia is making its 10th-consecutive and 10th overall NCAA postseason appearance in school history, all under head coach Lu Harris-Champer. The Bulldogs are 36-18 overall in NCAA postseason play, and advanced to the Women's College World Series final four in 2009 and 2010.
A total of 64 teams were selected to the NCAA Tournament with 30 conferences being awarded automatic qualification, while the remaining 34 slots were filled with at-large selections to complete the bracket. The top 16 teams were seeded nationally with Georgia earning the sixth national seed. The SEC had a total of seven teams selected for the tournament, with four of those teams earning one of the 16 national seeds. Each of the 16 Regional winners will advance to the Super Regional round of play May 28-29. In Super Regionals, eight sites play host to a best-of-three game series with the winners earning one of eight spots in the NCAA Division I Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City June 2-8.

TEAMS

TEAMS REPRESENTED

NCAA Athens, Ga. Super Regional
#6 Georgia 50-12Web SiteRosterScheduleStats
#11 Baylor 43-12Web SiteRosterScheduleStats

Interactive NCAA Bracket

 

SCHEDULE/RESULTS

SCHEDULE OF PLAY (Best of 3 Series)

Saturday, May 28
GAME 1 Baylor vs. Georgia BU, 5-1 Recap/Quotes Box Score Gametracker
Sunday, May 29
GAME 2 Baylor vs. Georgia UGA, 14-2 Recap/Quotes Box Score Gametracker
GAME 3 Baylor vs. Georgia* BU, 9-2 Recap/Quotes Box Score Gametracker
* = If Necessary            **All Times Eastern & Subject To Change**

UGA Regional (Previous Round Schedule & Results)

Friday, May 20
GAME 1Florida State (H) vs. UAB UAB, 2-0QuotesBox ScoreGametracker
GAME 2Georgia (H) vs. Georgia State UGA, 8-0Recap/QuotesBox ScoreGametracker
Saturday, May 21
GAME 3 UAB (H) vs. Georgia UGA, 9-2Recap/QuotesBox ScoreGametracker
GAME 4 Florida State vs. Georgia State (H) FSU, 6-1QuotesBox ScoreGametracker
GAME 5 Florida State vs. UABFSU, 13-1QuotesBox ScoreGametracker
Sunday, May 22
GAME 6 Georgia vs. Florida State (H) UGA, 10-2Recap/QuotesBox ScoreGametracker
* = If Necessary            **All Times Eastern & Subject To Change**

 

TICKETS

TICKETS

Tickets for the 2011 NCAA Athens Super Regional will go on sale Monday morning at 9 a.m. ET. Fans can order NCAA Athens Super Regional tickets in any of the following ways:

+ In-person at the Athletic Association ticket office location at Stegeman Coliseum
+ By calling 1-877-542-1231
+ Online via the Online Ticket Office.

Will Call & Day of Game Sales At Jack Turner Softball Stadium:
Will call and ticket sales will move to Jack Turner Softball Stadium on Saturday and will open two hours before the first game.

Groups:
All groups of at least 10 people in size can order discounted tickets to any day of the regional by calling 706-542-9039. All group tickets must be ordered in advance of the regional and by Thursday, May 26 at 5:00 p.m.

NCAA Softball Super Regional Ticket Prices
  Reserved General Admission Student/Sr. Citizen/ Groups
Single Session $10 $7 $5

 


DRIVING DIRECTIONS

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PARKING

Parking is available at the stadium.

UGA Campus Map

FACILITY

FACILITY

Jack Turner Stadium

Jack Turner Stadium Info
Capacity: 1,400
Built: 2004
Largest Crowd: 1,877
Field Dimensions: LF 190, CF 220, RF 190

Address | Directions
2330 S. Milledge Avenue
Athens, GA 30605

More Jack Turner Stadium Info

The Bulldog softball team will play its eighth season in its multi-million dollar softball stadium in 2011. The facility holds close to 1,400 fans with additional standing room and features the best amenities possible. The Jack Turner Stadium, named for the late Jack Turner thanks in part to gifts from himself and his son Jimmy Turner, has been chosen to host three NCAA Regionals and one NCAA Super Regional since its inception in 2004.

Both the Georgia and visiting team dugout are connected via tunnel to locker rooms. The Bulldogs' locker room area has all facilities located in it an athletic training room, players' lounge, game room, locker room, showers, and the coaches' offices and locker room. On the first base side, the visiting team has its locker room and showers along with the umpires' locker room.

A state-of-the-art press box was built as well. The press box has suites for radio, television, and for both Georgia and the visiting team's athletic director.

The stadium is finished with an awning covering the upper section. Georgia's stadium ranks among the nation's best and will continue to be an attractive site for NCAA postseason play for years to come.

Jack Turner Stadium is a part of the Turner Family Sports Complex which is also home to the Georgia Bulldogs soccer team and the Turner Soccer Complex.

AUDIO / VIDEO STREAMING

AUDIO / VIDEO STREAMING

Audio will be provided via GTV.
Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3
ESPN3.com will be providing the Video Stream for the Super Regional. (ESPN3 FAQs)

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