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Rain Forces Postponement of Friday Softball

Rain Forces Postponement of Friday Softball

5/5/2017 — ERIE, Pa. - Due to steady rain sweeping over the region, Friday's opening day of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Softball Tournament at Penn State Behrend has been postponed entirely.

Play is now scheduled to begin tomorrow, Saturday, May 6 at 8:00 a.m., when No. 3 Penn State Altoona will start the tournament by playing No. 6 Mount Aloysius College in a game that was originally scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on Friday morning. The winner of the Penn State Altoona-Mount Aloysius game will advance to play No. 2 Medaille College, with the loser going on to play a losers' bracket game.

With more rain and colder temperatures in the forecast tomorrow, start times for the games will be tentative and are likely to change based on the weather and field conditions.

Check the Penn State Altoona athletics website ( or social media accounts for further updates as the tournament proceeds.

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