The 2014 CCAC Softball Tournament kicks off at 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 1, at the SXU Softball Field in Chicago
The 2014 CCAC Softball Tournament kicks off at 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 1, at the SXU Softball Field in Chicago
Softball - Fri, May. 2, 2014

CHICAGO - Below is a schedule of games for the 2014 Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) Softball Tournament hosted by Saint Xavier University from May 1-3 at the SXU Softball Field in Chicago.  All results, including box scores with play-by-play, will be listed beside each game listing as soon as possible after each contest.  The six teams participating in this year's tournament include:  No. 1 seed Olivet Nazarene University (Ill.), No. 2 seed Saint Xavier University (Ill.), No. 3 seed University of St. Francis (Ill.), No. 4 seed Cardinal Stritch University (Wis.), No. 5 seed Trinity Christian College (Ill.) and No. 6 seed Calumet College of St. Joseph (Ind.).  The tournament kicks off at 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 1, with No. 3 seed USF taking on No. 6 seed Calumet College and games follow throughout the day in two-hour intervals at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.  At the conclusion of the tournament, we will also list the players named to the all-tournament squad.  All tournament games will have live stats as well as a live video stream (no audio commentary) accessed through Saint Xavier's Stretch Internet portal at http://client.stretchinternet.com/client/sxu.portal

All tournament games for Thursday, May 1, have been pushed back until Friday, May 2, at 9 a.m. due to Thursday rain and wet field conditions.  Play will resume with Calumet College up to bat with one out in the bottom of the second at 9 a.m. Friday morning.

Friday, May 2 (updated)
Game one:  No. 6 seed Calumet College (Ind.) defeats No. 3 seed St. Francis (Ill.), 4-1 - BOX SCORE
Game two:  No. 5 seed Trinity Christian (Ill.) defeats No. 4 seed Cardinal Stritch (Wis.), 4-3 - BOX SCORE
Game three:  No. 2 seed Saint Xavier (Ill.) defeats No. 6 seed Calumet College (Ind.), 7-1 - BOX SCORE
Game four: No. 1 seed Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) defeats No. 5 seed Trinity Christian (Ill.), 13-5 - BOX SCORE
Game five:  No. 3 seed St. Francis (Ill.) defeats No. 4 seed Cardinal Stritch (Wis.),5-2 - BOX SCORE

Saturday, May 3 (updated)
Game six:  No. 6 seed Calumet College (Ind.) defeats No. 5 seed Trinity Christian (Ill.), 4-1 - BOX SCORE
Game seven:  No. 3 seed St. Francis (Ill.) defeats No. 6 seed Calumet College (Ind.), 12-4 - BOX SCORE
Game eight:  No. 1 seed Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) defeats No. 2 seed Saint Xavier (Ill.), 3-2 - BOX SCORE
Game nine:  No. 2 seed Saint Xavier (Ill.) defeats No. 3 seed St. Francis (Ill.), 9-1 - BOX SCORE

Sunday, May 4 (updated)
Championship game:  No. 2 seed Saint Xavier (Ill.) defeats No. 1 seed Olivet Nazarene (Ill.), 5-2 - BOX SCORE
Second Championship Game:  No. 1 seed Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) defeats No. 2 seed Saint Xavier (Ill.), 7-4 - BOX SCORE

Click here for a printable version of the 2014 CCAC Softball Tournament Bracket

2014 CCAC Softball All-Tournament Team:  Shannon Caliri (Cardinal Stritch), Tori Grzincic (Trinity Christian), Alex Latronica (Calumet College), Sophie Kessler (Calumet College), Caitlyn Balandis (St. Francis), Jessica Kuester (St. Francis), Kaley Jendraszak (St. Francis), Megan James (Saint Xavier), Katie Houlihan (Saint Xavier), Nicole Nonnemacher (Saint Xavier), Kasey Kanaga (Saint Xavier), Katie Sears (Saint Xavier), Hannah Gardner (Olivet Nazarene), Jordyn Truelock (Olivet Nazarene), Erika Tatum (Olivet Nazarene), Cheryl Sendzik (Olivet Nazarene), Lindsay Stotler (Olivet Nazarene) and tournament MVP Justine Phillips (Olivet Nazarene)

Photo Gallery:  Photos taken at the tournament will also be uploaded to the gallery below throughout the event.