• Four NCAA Div. III championships
  • National record 27 NCAA playoff berths
  • 13 national finals appearances
  • 66 NFCA All-America Scholar-Athletes since 2010

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2011 NCAA® Division III softball regional

Megan Swingen


Welcome to Central College in Pella, Iowa, one of eight sites for the NCAA Division III regional softball championships.

Game day

NCAA® bracket Live stats Live video

Tournament statistics

All-tournament team


Day One
Thursday, May 12
Game Teams Time/result
Game 1 Linfield (Ore.)10, Anderson (Ind.) 0 (6 inn.)

Box score

Game 2 Washington-St. Louis (Mo.) 3, Fontbonne (Mo.) 2 Box score
Game 3 Coe 1, Wis.-Whitewater 0 Box score
Game 4 Central 12, Benedictine (Ill.) 7 Box score

Day Two
Friday, May 13
Game Teams Time/result
Game 5 Anderson (Ind.) 6, Fontbonne (Mo.) 5 Box score
Game 6 Wis.-Whitewater 4, Benedictine (Ill.) 1 Box score

Day Three
Saturday, May 14
Game Teams Time/result
Game 7 Linfield (Ore.) 17, Washington-St. Louis (Mo.) 0 (5 inn.) Box score
Game 8 Coe 2, Central 1 (9 inn.) Box score
Game 9 Wis.-Whitewater 0 vs. Washington-St. Louis (Mo.) 0
Suspended after
four innings

Day Four
Sunday, May 15
Game Teams Time/result
Game 9 Wis.-Whitewater 2, Washington-St. Louis (Mo.) 1
(14 inn.); resumed after four innings Sat.

Box score

Game 10 Central 3, Anderson (Ind.) 2 Box score
Game 11 Linfield (Ore.) 10, Coe 0 (5 inn.)

Box score

Game 12 Central 5, Wis.-Whitewater 2 (8 inn.) Box score

Day Five
Monday, May 16
Game Teams Time/result
Game 13 Central 7, Coe 3 Box score
Game 14 Linfield (Ore.) 12, Central 0 (5 inn.) Box score

Linfield (Ore.) advances to the NCAA Division III Softball Championship scheduled for May 20-24 at Moyer Complex in Salem, Va.




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Anderson (Ind.) Univ.
Benedictine (Ill.) Univ.
Central College
Nickname: Ravens Nickname: Eagles Nickname: Dutch
29-15 overall record 37-8 overall record 39-9 overall record

12-4 Heartland Conference

2nd place

22-2 Northern Athl. Conference

1st place

14-2 Iowa Conference

tie, 1st place

Coach Tony Holloway Coach Kate Keller Coach George Wares

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Coe College Fontbonne (Mo.) Univ. Linfield (Ore.) College
Nickname: Kohawks Nickname: Griffins Nickname: Wildcats
38-11 overall record 29-10 overall record 45-2 overall record

13-3 Iowa Conference

3rd place

15-1 St. Louis Conference

1st place

27-1 Northwest Conference

1st place

Coach Bob Timmons Coach Bill Rosner Coach Jackson Vaughan

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Washington-St. Louis (Mo.) Univ. Univ. of Wis.-Whitewater
Nickname: Bears Nickname: Warhawks
32-12-1 overall record 28-12 overall record

6-2 University Athletic Association

2nd place

11-5 Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

tie, 2nd place

Coach Leticia Pineda-Boutte Coach Brenda Volk


Regional sites

Adrian (Mich.) Cortland (N.Y.) Ithaca (N.Y.) Providence (R.I.)
Salisbury (Md.) Tyler (Texas) Eau Claire (Wis.)  

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