The No. 3 University of North Georgia softball team had its nine-game winning streak snapped with a 2-1 upset loss to eighth-seeded North Greenville in the opening round of the 2017 NCAA Division II Southeast Regional 1 on Thursday at Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium.
The Truett McConnell baseball team will head to Montgomery, Alabama, to take part in the Montgomery Bracket of the NAIA Baseball Opening Round as announced through the NAIA Baseball Selection Show Thursday afternoon.
Freshman catcher Andres Perez dropped a two-out, two-run double into shallow center field to snap a 5-5 deadlock and spark second-ranked and top-seeded University of North Georgia to a 10-6 come-from-behind win over eighth-seeded Georgia Southwestern State University, Wednesday evening in the third game of the 2017 Peach Belt Conference Baseball Tournament.
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics announced late Wednesday that the No. 2 nationally-ranked Brenau University softball team will face Edward Waters College in Alexandria, La., on Monday in the opening round of a national championship regional that features three Top 25 teams.