Peach Belt Conference releases softball conference tournament bracket
Published 8:55 pm Thursday, May 5, 2022
From Staff Reports
AMERICUS, GA – The Peach Belt Conference has released the bracket for the 2022 Softball Tournament, which begins this Friday in Greenwood, S.C. The top seven teams in the PBC standings advance to the single-elimination tournament which is being hosted by Lander University. The #1 seed will receive a bye to the semifinals, which will be played on Saturday, May 7, along with the championship game.
Georgia Southwestern will face Young Harris College on Friday, May 6th at 5:00pm. Georgia Southwestern will be the #4 seed for the PBC Tournament, their highest in program history. The Hurricanes return to the tournament for the first time since 2019 where they reached the championship game as a seven seed. The 2022 team enters the postseason with a 33-20 overall mark, 14-10 in conference play and winners of six of their last eight.
All games will be played at Doug Spears Field in the Jeff May Complex at Lander University. The winner of the PBC Tournament will receive the PBC’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
2022 PBC Softball
Friday, May 6
#6 USC Aiken vs. #3 Lander, 2:30 pm
#5 Young Harris vs. #4 Georgia Southwestern, 5:00 pm
#7 Flagler vs. #2 Columbus State, 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 6
5-4 winner vs. #1 North Georgia, 12:00 pm
3-6 winner vs. 2-7 winner, 2:30 pm
Championship Game, 6:00 pm