The Championships are about to begin.
For the 23rd year, Oklahoma City will host the Women's College World Series, including a best-of-3 game Championship Series on June 3, 4, and 5.
The 32nd annual NCAA Division I Softball Championships will start Thursday at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium, hosted by the University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma City All Sports Association.
All games will be broadcast on ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU. Other updates can be found at NCAA.com/wcws, NCAA WCWS on Facebook, @NCAASoftball on Twitter (hashtag #WCWS) and NCAASports on Instagram.
The eight teams that will compete to for the national title are Oklahoma, Florida, Nebraska, Texas, Arizona State, Washington, Tennessee and Michigan.
Game 1: Nebraska vs. Washington, 11 a.m., ESPN2
Game 2: Tennessee vs. Florida, 1:30 p.m., ESPN
Game 3: Arizona State vs. Texas, 6 p.m., ESPN2
Game 4: Michigan vs. Oklahoma, 8:30 p.m., ESPN2
Game 5: Game 1 Winner vs. Game 2 winner, 6 p.m., ESPN2
Game 6: Game 3 Winner vs. Game 4 winner, 8:30 p.m., ESPN2
Game 7: Game 1 Loser vs. Game 2 Loser, 11 a.m., ESPN2
Game 8: Game 3 Loser vs. Game 4 Loser, 1:30 p.m., ESPN2
Game 9: Game 7 Loser vs. Game 6 Loser, 6 p.m., ESPN
Game 10: Game 8 Loser vs. Game 5 Loser, 8:30 p.m., ESPN
Game 11: Game 5 Winner vs. Game 9 Winner, Noon, ESPN
Game 12: Game 10 Winner v. Game 6 Winner, 2:30 p.m., ESPN
Game 13: Game 11 rematch if necessary, 6 p.m., ESPNU
Game 14: Game 12 rematch if necessary, 8:30 p.m., ESPNU
(Best of three)
Monday, 7 p.m., ESPN2
Tuesday, 7 p.m., ESPN
Wednesday, 7 p.m., ESPN (if necessary)
Schedule of Events
May 30-June 4/5 — Fan Festival
May 30 — Team autograph sessions after each game
June 1 — Celebration of 1 Millionth WCWS Fan (during 6 and 8:30 p.m. games)
June 2 — Free POWERADE NCAA Youth Clinic for boys and girls in Grades 3 through 9 (at Putnam City Optimist Complex) from 8 a.m. to noon
June 3 — Team autograph sessions after each game
June 3 — StrikeOut Cancer Night presented by Northwestern Mutual
June 4 — Military and Public Service Appreciation Night
Tickets can be purchased at NCAA.com/WCWS or the WCWS Box Office by calling (800) 591-9198.
— All-Session tickets start at $100
— Outfield Flex Packages (minimum of 4 sessions) are $60
-Single-Session Tickets start at $20. They will go on sale beginning Wednesday
-New in 2013, the NCAA Experience is a hospitality package for WCWS Fans that gives fans VIP hospitality before each session, excluding “if necessary” sessions. The VIP hospitality, which will be located south of the ASA Hall of Fame Gift Shop and Museum, includes an air-conditioned tent, a food voucher for one tailgate meal with soft drink, cash bar, snacks, outdoor patio with tables and lawn games, daily raffle prize and more.
Parking and Public Transportation
Daily Parking (limited) - $20
Handicap Parking (limited) - $20
Off-site Parking at Remington Park Raceway with shuttle — free
Thursday, May 30
Session 1 — WCWS commemorative softball
Session 2 — WCWS sunscreen keychain
Friday, May 31
Session 3 — WCWS snack tote bag
Saturday, June 1
Session 4 — WCWS sunglasses
Session 5 — WCWS commemorative necklace
Sunday, June 2
Session 6 — WCWS lanyard
Session 7 — WCWS window cling
Monday, June 3
Session 8 — WCWS water bottle
Tuesday, June 4
Session 9 — WCWS drawstring bag
Wednesday, June 5