The Saint Xavier softball team poses at home plate and shows off its No. 1 finish in the Portland bracket
The Saint Xavier softball team poses at home plate and shows off its No. 1 finish in the Portland bracket
Softball - Thu, May. 16, 2013

Portland, Ore. - The Saint Xavier University softball team claimed the NAIA Opening Round Portland Bracket championship Wednesday afternoon with a 10-2 victory over No. 11 ranked Corban University (Ore.) in the day's second championship game.  With the win, SXU advances to the final site of the 2013 NAIA Softball National Championship and will join nine other teams for a double-elimination tournament in Columbus, Ga., starting on Friday, May 23.  Here are the photos from Wednesday's championship!  We hope you have enjoyed the photo galleries from the entire week and stay tuned for more as the Cougars advance to the final site.  Go Cougars!