Lady Cajuns to take on Houston in Austin Regional
LAFAYETTE – For the 13th consecutive season, Louisiana's Ragin' Cajuns softball team has earned a bid into the NCAA Regionals and will participate in the Austin Regional hosted by the No. 3 seed, Texas.
The Regional appearance is the 21st in Ragin' Cajuns' history as the Cajuns won the Sun Belt's automatic bid with their 11th Sun Belt Conference Tournament Championship in the last 12 years.
The No. 25 Cajuns (49-9) will face Houston (40-16) in the opening round on Friday, May 21 at 4 p.m.
The Longhorns (45-8) will play Texas State (31-23) in its opening game at 6:30 p.m.
The winner of the Austin Regional will face winner of the Knoxville Regional featuring Tennessee, Oklahoma State, Georgia Tech and Liberty for the right to go to the 2011 Women's College World Series.
Tournament ticket information is as follows (via www.texassports.com)
NCAA Softball Austin Regional Ticket Info
All-Session tickets may be purchased online at TexasBoxOffice.com, by phone at 800-982-BEVO or 512-471-3333 or in person at the UT Athletics Ticket Office in Bellmont Hall (9 a.m. - 4 p.m.) The priority handling deadline for season ticket holders has been extended to Tuesday, May 17 at 4 p.m. Central. Tickets will go fast so fans are encouraged to purchase tickets now.
General admission: $24
A limited number of single-session group tickets (10 or more) may be purchased for $6 each. Group packages go on sale Wednesday, May 18 at 9 a.m. Central, and are available ONLY by calling Group Sales at 512/232-3865. Friday, May 21 at noon Central (while supplies last).