The North Platte Community College Softball team (4-37) announced Tuesday that Wednesday’s home and regular season finale with Colby Community College has been cancelled due to forecasted weather. With both teams heading to the post season this weekend, the games will not be rescheduled.
The Knights will head to the Region IX Division II Tournament held in Columbus this weekend. The Knights open up Tournament play on Saturday May 4 against the Southeast Community College Storm at 12 p.m. The Knights have faced the Storm once this year in the Nebraska Community College Athletic Conference Tournament falling by the score of 8-9. The other two teams in the tournament, Dawson Community College and Central Community College will also face off at 12 p.m.
The Knights will continue play on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. regardless of the outcome of the first game. The winners of the opening games will face off as will the losers. The Tournament is double elimination with play continuing at 11 a.m. Sunday May 5. The Knights have not faced Dawson Community College and have faced Central Community College three times, losing all three.