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UW-Eau Claire moves to NCAA Tournament finals

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UW-Eau Claire moves to NCAA Tournament finals
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The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire has advanced to the final round of the NCAA Division 3 softball tournament in Salem, Va.

The Blugolds topped Louisiana College 2-1 Sunday night on Casey Leisgang's RBI single in the fifth inning.

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UW-Eau Claire is now 3-0 in the tournament and 35-11 overall.

Today (Monday), UW-Whitewater will play Louisiana at 11 a.m.

The winner will face UW-Eau Claire at 1:30 p.m. while the loser goes home.

If Eau Claire wins today they'll take the national title. If not, they'll face the same opponent tomorrow.

UW-Whitewater is 3-1 in the tournament and 38-10 overall. The Warhawks won twice Sunday, eliminating Rhode Island 4-1 and Muskingum 5-3.

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