Whitewater Regional softball champions Luther College (32-9) will play Angola Regional champions Anderson University (30-16) in the opening round of the NCAA III Women's Softball Championship Friday, May 17, at 1:30 p.m.

The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is hosting this year's championship at Carson Park, located in Eau Claire, Wis., May 17-21.

Luther is making its fourth consecutive appearance in the national finale and seventh overall appearance in school history. The Norse are led by Head Coach Renae Hartl, who has produced a career record of 362-145 and is in the midst of her 12th year.

All of the national championship games will be video streamed live with the link located on the NCAA Tournament Webpage under the navigational link scores. All times on this link are listed as Eastern Time. This site also provides ticket information.