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2018 ACM Softball Dome Tournament

  • March 3-4, 2018
  • Rochester Regional Stadium and Bubble, Rochester, MN

More than 200 student-athletes and coaches from nine ACM colleges participated in the first ACM Softball Dome Tournament. The weekend of early-season competition under a dome drew about 500 spectators, who cheered on the ACM squads and teams from four non-ACM colleges as they played in a total of 24 games. Luther College served as the host college for the tournament.

Nine student athletes were selected for the All ACM Team for their outstanding play during the tournament.

Teams from ACM colleges

Links are to the softball team websites

Tournament results: vs. ACM teams Overall
Beloit College Buccaneers 1 - 1 1 - 3
Cornell College Rams 0 - 2 2 - 2
Grinnell College Pioneers 0 - 2 0 - 2
Knox College Prairie Fire 1 - 1 1 - 3
Lake Forest College Foresters 2 - 0 3 - 1
Luther College Norse 3 - 1 3 - 1
Macalester College Scots 2 - 2 2 - 2
Ripon College Red Hawks 0 - 2 1 - 3
St. Olaf College Oles 3 - 1 3 - 1

Teams from non-ACM colleges

Tournament results: Overall
Buena Vista University Beavers 2 - 0
University of Dubuque Spartans 2 - 2
University of Northwestern (MN) Eagles 1 - 1
College of St. Scholastica (MN) Saints 0 - 2
University of Wisconsin-River Falls Falcons 3 - 1

Game Results

Winning team in bold. Second team listed is the home team. Links are to game recaps.

Saturday, March 3

Time Field 1 (South) Field 2 (North)
10 a.m. Macalester 3 vs. Ripon 1 UW-River Falls 15 vs. Knox 7 (5)
Noon Ripon 2 vs. UW-River Falls 10 (6) Knox 1 vs. Macalester 0
2 p.m. Luther 5 vs. Beloit 0 St. Olaf 6 vs. Cornell 0
4 p.m. Cornell 0 vs. Luther 8 (6) Lake Forest 1 vs. St. Olaf 0
6 p.m. Beloit 3 vs. Dubuque 12 (5) Northwestern 3 vs. Buena Vista 4
8 p.m. Dubuque 3 vs. Northwestern 8 Buena Vista 10 vs. Lake Forest 1 (6)

Sunday, March 4

Time Field 1 (South) Field 2 (North)
8 a.m. Grinnell 7 vs. St. Olaf 8 UW-River Falls 16 vs. Beloit 3 (5)
10 a.m.  Macalester 10 vs. Grinnell 8 St. Olaf 10 vs. Knox 2 (5)
Noon  Beloit 7 vs. Macalester 1 Cornell 3 vs. UW-River Falls 2
2 p.m. Lake Forest 3 vs. Luther 1 Knox 4 vs. Dubuque 7
4 p.m. Dubuque 0 vs. Lake Forest 7 Ripon 11 vs. St. Scholastica 2 (5)
6 p.m. Luther 8 vs. Ripon 0 (5) St. Scholastica 1 vs. Cornell 9 (5)