USA South prepares for 2013 spring championships

USA South prepares for 2013 spring championships

(FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.) - The USA South Conference Tournaments for baseball, softball, women's lacrosse, men's tennis, women's tennis and men's golf all begin in the coming weeks. With the exception of women's lacrosse, all sports will be played exclusively in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. The women's lacrosse tournament will get underway with first round action on campus sites Saturday, April 6 before heading to Rocky Mount.

Each tournament has its own official tournament website. These websites, found below, contain brackets, schedules, results and links to any live stats, audio and/or video broadcasts that are available. A one-page resource for all six tournaments, which includes addresses of the venues, can be found HERE.

The baseball tournament will take place from Thursday, April 11 through Sunday, April 14 and will split time between Fleming Stadium in Wilson, NC and Five County Stadium in Zebulon, NC. The tournament will feature a double-elimination format and include the top-eight USA South teams. The tournament's championship game(s) on Sunday are scheduled to be available via video webcast. Click HERE for the official baseball tournament website.

At the Rocky Mount Sports Complex, the softball tournament will begin on Friday, April 12. The tournament is a double-elimination three-day event which includes the top-eight Conference teams. As is the case with baseball, the championship game game(s) on Sunday, April 14 are scheduled to be video webcast. Click HERE for the official softball tournament website.

Also at the Rocky Mount Sports Complex will be the women's lacrosse semifinal and championship contests which begin on Friday, April 12. The tournament will officially begin on Sunday, April 6 and feature the League's top-six teams. The top-two seeded teams will receive first-round byes while the third and fourth seeded squads host contests. The winners of those match-ups will meet the two-top seeds in Rocky Mount. The championship game on Saturday, April 13 is scheduled to be video webcast. Click HERE for the official women's lacrosse tournament website.

Benvenue Country Club will play host to the men's golf championship, which begins on Friday, April 12. The championship will include the top-eight USA South teams competing in a three-day, 54-hole, event with the final round taking place on Sunday, April 14. Click HERE for the official men's golf tournament website.

Finally, the men's and women's tennis tournaments will take place on the newly renovated varsity courts on the campus of N.C. Wesleyan College on Friday, April 12 and continue through Sunday, April 14. The top-eight Conference men's and women's teams will square off for the championships. The men will open play on each of the first two days, followed by the women. Both the men and women will begin their championship round at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, April 14. The championship matches are scheduled to be audio broadcasted. Click HERE for the official men's tennis tournament website and click HERE for the official women's tennis tournament website.

For more information on the city of Rocky Mount, North Carolina please click HERE.

As always, continue to visit the official website of the USA South Athletic Conference, www.usasouth.net, for any information on the Conference tournaments and teams.