Westminster Knocked Out of Tournament Contention
GREENVILLE, IL -- Blackburn College swept a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) doubleheader from Greenville College Monday to secure the fourth and final berth in the 2012 SLIAC softball tournament. Blackburn's wins knocked the Westminster College Blue Jays out of tournament contention.
The Blue Jays finish the season 14-18 overall and complete the league campaign tied for fifth at 8-8. The 14 wins are the most for a Westminster softball squad in 15 seasons since the 1997 team finished 15-16. The eight conference wins are the most since the 2009 team placed fourth with an 8-6 record.