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Tritons, Toros Open CCAA Tournament
Release: Wednesday 04/25/2012 

LA JOLLA, Calif. - The UC San Diego softball team is headed to Stockton this weekend as the No. 4 seed for the California Collegiate Athletic Association tournament at Arnaiz Field.

UCSD (32-18, 23-13) plays top-seeded Cal State Dominguez Hills (41-11, 21-7) on Friday at 4:30 p.m. No. 2 seed Cal State Monterey Bay (42-10, 27-7) faces No. 3 Chico State (34-14, 25-9) at 7:00 p.m.

The Tritons qualified for the CCAA postseason tournament for the third time in the past four seasons. After earning the regular-season conference title in 2011, UCSD went 2-2 at the CCAA Tournament while finishing runner-up to Sonoma State.

Both of the Tritons' wins were over Cal State Dominguez Hills, 4-0 and 6-2. UCSD is 3-1 against CSUDH this season.

UCSD, sitting sixth in the West Region in the NCAA Division II rankings as of April 18, is expecting a strong performance at the CCAA's in order to qualify for its second-straight NCAA postseason tournament.

Friday, April 29
Softball at Humboldt State
3:00 PM
Stockton (Arnaiz Stadium)
Saturday, April 30
Softball at Chico State/Sonoma State
Stockton (Arnaiz Stadium)
Sunday, May 01
Softball at TBD
Stockton (Arnaiz Stadium)
Thursday, May 05
Softball at NCAA Regionals
Friday, May 13
Softball at NCAA Super Regionals
Tuesday, May 17
Softball at NCAA Championship
Denver, CO
Softball Seating Campaign (landscape)