Area Scoreboard 5-2

College baseball

Division II

Minot State 12,

Minnesota, Crookston 4

MSU 410 303 1 – 12 11 0

UMC 000 003 1 – 4 10 1

Jarrett Duchscher, Jeff Irving (7) and Connor Moughtin; R. Haggstrom, M. Campbell (5) and Colt Haight.

W – Duchscher; L – Haggstrom

HR – UMC, Jordan Prill

Highlights: MSU, Duchscher 6 IP, 3 ER, 8 H, 4 K, 0 BB, Moughtin 2-3, 2 RBIs, 3B.

Minot State 14,

Minnesota, Crookston 7

MSU 100 026 041 – 14 14 3

UMC 410 002 000 – 7 14 3

Jamin Heller, Dough Rolfson (5), Trey Jacobson (7) and Brian Vine; R. Navratil, Ryan Paasch (6), Buttermore (6), Jordan Prill (9) and Colt Haight.

Highlights: Jordan Gilmour 4-6, 3 RBIs, 2 2Bs, 3 R, Mike Turcotte 3-5, 3 RBIs, 3B, 2 2Bs, 2 R.

NSIC Standings

Through May 1

ConfOverall

St. Cloud State16-228-6

Minn. St.-Mankato20-431-8

Winona State14-520-13

Augustana17-732-16

Wayne State17-725-13

Minnesota Duluth11-911-23

Bemidji State12-1021-17

Sioux Falls13-1318-22

Concordia-St. Paul9-916-14

U-Mary7-1216-18-1

SW Minn. State8-1413-23-1

Upper Iowa5-1113-20

Northern State7-1714-24

Minot State4-1612-22

Minn., Crookston1-251-38

College Softball

Division II

NSIC tournament

at Rochester Community and Technical College

Double-elimination format

Thursday, May 2

First round

1) No. 9 U-Mary vs. No. 10 St. Cloud State, 10 a.m.

2) No. 7 Wayne State vs. No. 8 Concordia-St. Paul, 10 a.m.

Second round

3) No. 4 Minot State vs. No. 5 Upper Iowa, noon

4) No. 3 Winona State vs. No. 6 Augustana, noon

5) Winner game 1 vs. No. 1 Minnesota State-Mankato, 2 p.m.

6) Winner game 2 vs. No. 2 Minnesota Duluth, 2 p.m.

Loser-out

7) Loser game 2 vs. loser game 3, 4 p.m.

8) Loser game 1 vs. loser game 4, 4 p.m.

Friday, May 3

Losers bracket

9) Winner game 7 vs. loser game 5, 10 a.m.

10) Winner game 8 vs. loser game 6, 10 a.m.

13) Winner game 10 vs. loser game 11, 2 p.m.

14) Winner game 9 vs. loser game 12, 2 p.m.

Winners bracket

11) Winner game 3 vs. winner game 5, noon

12) Winner game 4 vs. winner game 6, noon

15) Winner game 11 vs. winner game 12, 4 p.m.

Saturday, May 4

Losers bracket

16) Winner game 12 vs. winner game 13, 10 a.m.

17) Winner game 16 vs. loser game 15, noon

Championship

18) Winner game 15 vs. winner game 17, 2 p.m.

19) Winner game 18 vs. loser game 18, 4 p.m. (if necessary)

All-nsic

Player of the Year: Jen Dixon, MSU

Pitcher of the Year: Mandy Greenberg, MSU

Freshman of the Year: Jacqueline Flood, UIU

Newcomer of the Year: Cherlyn Trujillo, Mary

Coach of the Year: Jen Banford, Duluth

First team

Augustana: Theresa McMahon, Jenelle Trautmann

Concordia-St. Paul: Jamie Fleischhacker, Brynn Larsen, Alicia Meiser

Duluth: Tyra Kerr, Kierra Jeffers, Julia Nealer

Mankato: Lindsay Erickson, Sam Holien

MSU: Dixon, Greenberg

SW Minn. St.: Amy Dreessen

Wayne State: Kelcie Bormann

Winona State: Brooke Piotrowski, Britt Stewart

Second team

Augustana: Carly Peterson

Concordia-St. Paul: Missie Feuerbach

Mary: Allison Brown, Trujillo

Duluth: Megan Mullen, Michaela Goris

Mankato: Anna Cole, Courtney McKelvogue, Abby Sonner

MSU: Tiffany Friesen

St. Cloud St.: Kelly Franks, Mikayla Hogan, Kelly Olson

Upper Iowa: Tara Duran, Bailee Haberman, Hailley Haning, Whitney Williams

Wayne State: Kaiti Williams

Winona State: Morgan Lintz, Reed Karsten

Gold Glove team

Concordia-St. Paul: Feuerbach, Meiser

Duluth: Kerr, Jeffers

Mankato: Kelly Wood

MSU: Greenberg, Dixon

Wayne State: Williams, Kylee Simpson

NSIC Standings

Regular season complete

ConfOverall

Minnesota Duluth19-539-11

Minn. St.-Mankato19-534-10

Winona State17-532-10

Minot State18-636-7

Upper Iowa15-728-14

Augustana17-930-13

Wayne State17-926-14

Concordia-St. Paul15-928-14

U-Mary13-1124-17

St. Cloud State12-1227-24

Northern State11-1319-23

SW Minn. State12-1619-21

Sioux Falls10-1815-27

MSU-Moorhead5-237-36

Bemidji State2-288-39

Minn., Crookston2-283-38

Central Region Rankings

RegionOverall

1. Fort Hays State38-641-9

2. SE Oklahoma43-744-7

3. Central Oklahoma36-839-9

4. Minn. St.-Mankato27-734-10

5. Winona State26-930-10

6. Minot State24-636-7

7. Augustana23-1130-13

8. Mo. Western St.32-1236-14

9. Emporia State33-1633-16

10. Truman28-1628-16

NOTE: Top eight teams qualify for postseason Central Region tournament.

NJCAA

Region 13 tournament

at Dakota Fields, Williston

Saturday

1) Bismarck State vs. Dakota County, 11 a.m.

2) Williston State vs. Bismarck State, 1 p.m.

3) Dakota County vs. Williston State, 3 p.m.

Sunday

4) Finalists, 11 a.m.

5) If needed, 1 p.m.

NOTE: If each team is 1-1 after Saturday, the host team (Williston State) gets a bye into the championship. The two visiting teams would play at 11 a.m. for a spot in championship.