North Carolina High School Athletic Association

Shaw University Will Host College Softball Challenge

         RALEIGH—Shaw University will be hosting a major collegiate softball event in February that will attract NCAA Division II universities from all over the East Coast and may be of interest to North Carolina High School Athletic Association member schools.

         The event will be at the Walnut Creek Softball Complex in Raleigh, which has also hosted numerous NCHSAA state softball championships.

         The teams will convene at Walnut Creek on February 20-22, with games starting at 1 pm on Friday, eleven o’clock Saturday morning and then again on Sunday morning.

         Here is a list of schools that are slated to compete:


Alderson-Broaddus University                Phillippi, WV

Barton College                                       Wilson, NC

Bowie State University                            Bowie, MD

Chowan University                                 Murfreesboro, NC

Claflin University                                    Orangeburg, SC

Concord University                                 Athens, WV

Elizabeth City State University                Elizabeth City, NC

Fairmont State University                        Fairmont, WV

Francis Marion University                       Florence, SC

Gannon University                                  Erie, PA

Lees-McRae College                               Banner Elk, NC

Lock Haven University                             Lock Haven, PA

Mansfield University                                Mansfield, PA

Millersville University                               Millersville, PA

Pfeiffer University                                    Misenheimer, NC

Queens College                                       Charlotte, NC

St. Augustine’s University                        Raleigh, NC

Seton Hill University                                Seton Hill, PA

Shaw University                                      Raleigh, NC

Shepherd University                               Shepherdstown, WV

Shippensburg University                         Shippensburg, WV

Slippery Rock University                         Slippery Rock, PA

Tiffin University                                      Tiffin, Ohio

University of Mount Olive                        Mount Olive, NC

University of Charleston                         Charleston, WV

University of South Carolina-Aiken          Aiken, SC

Virginia State University                          Petersburg, VA

Virginia Union University                         Richmond, VA

West Chester University                          West Chester, PA

West Virginia Wesleyan College             Buckhannon, WV

Winston-Salem State University              Winston-Salem, NC