2017 Big Ten Softball Tournament

Illinois Indiana Iowa Michigan Michigan State Minnesota Nebraska Northwestern Ohio State Penn State Purdue Wisconsin


The University of Michigan will host the 2017 Big Ten Softball Tournament Thursday through Saturday, May 11-13, at the Wilpon Complex, home of Alumni Field, in Ann Arbor. This will mark the 10th time the Big Ten Tournament has been contested in Ann Arbor (1982, '95, '96, '98, '99, 2001, '02, '04, '05) and first since the tournament was reinstituted in its current format in 2013.

Schedule of Events (Times EDT)

Thursday, May 11 (First Round)

Game 1 -- No. 8 seed Northwestern 6, No. 9 seed Purdue 1
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Game 2 -- No. 12 seed Penn State 5, No. 5 seed Nebraska 0
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Game 3 -- No. 7 seed Michigan State 8, No. 10 seed Indiana 7
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Game 4 -- No. 6 seed Wisconsin 3, No. 11 seed Iowa 0
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Friday, May 12 (Quarterfinals)

Game 5 -- Minnesota 5, Northwestern 1
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Game 6 -- Illinois 3, Penn State 0
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Game 7 -- Michigan State 5, Michigan 4
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Game 8 -- Ohio State 3, Wisconsin 2
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Saturday, May 13 (Semifinals)

Game 9 -- Minnesota 6, Illinois 5
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Game 10 -- Ohio State 4, Michigan State 3
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Saturday, May 13 (Championship Game)

Game 11 -- Minnesota 6, Ohio State 0
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All-Tournament Team

Rebecca Zeigler, Penn State
Kaitlyn Menz, Wisconsin
Stephanie Abello, Illinois
Alyssa Gunther, Illinois
Lea Foerster, Michigan State
Kaitlyn Eveland, Michigan State
Emily Clark, Ohio State
Shelby Hursh, Ohio State
Lilli Piper, Ohio State
Sydney Dwyer, Minnesota
Kendyl Lindaman, Minnesota
MOP - Sara Groenewegen, Minnesota

Broadcast Information

All games of the 2017 Big Ten Tournament will be carried live on Big Ten Network and will be available live via BTN2Go to fans with a BTN subscription through their cable provider.

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Final Big Ten Standings

Place, Team W-L Pct.
1. Minnesota 22-1 .957
2. Michigan 20-3 .870
3. Ohio State 15-8 .652
4. Illinois 14-8 .636
5. Nebraska 13-10 .565
6. Wisconsin 11-11 .500
7. Michigan State 11-12 .478
8. Northwestern 10-13 .435
9. Purdue 9-14 .391
  Indiana 9-14 .391
  Iowa 9-14 .391
12. Penn State 8-15 .348
13. Rutgers# 5-18 .217
14. Maryland# 4-19 .174


# Did not qualify for Big Ten Tournament

Tickets

Big Ten Tournament tickets are on sale through the Michigan Ticket Office. Tickets are sold out for Friday (May 12) and Saturday (May 13) but are still available for Thursday (May 11).

Spectators must purchase a ticket for each day of play. A ticket purchased for one of the three days will be good for all of the games played on that day. All guests must have a ticket to enter.

Ticket Prices
• Chairback -- $12
• Reserved Bleacher -- $10
• Outfield General Admission -- $8

Contact the Michigan Ticket Office at (734) 764-0247 or (866) 296-MTIX, or email mtickets@umich.edu.

Parking

For information on parking near Alumni Field, please refer to the facility information guide and parking map.

Venue and Transportation

Alumni Field
Facility Information Guide
Parking Maps Get Acrobat Reader
Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
Public Transportation Options

Media Credentials

For media interested in gaining a credential to cover the tournament, please contact Scott Kemps at skemps@umich.edu.

Big Ten Conference

Big Ten Softball
Big Ten Record Book Get Acrobat Reader
• Big Ten Championships on Twitter: @bigtenchamps