The No. 7 seed Wolfpack softball team legged out a 4-2 win over the No. 10 UNC Tar Heels in the first round of the ACC Softball Championship, setting up a quarterfinal matchup with No. 2 seed Florida State.
The NC State softball team will play the 10th-seeded UNC Tar Heels in the first round of the ACC Softball Championship. The seventh-seeded Pack will look to overpower the Heels and their core of upperclassmen.
NC State softball put up a good fight in its regular season finale, but could not overcome the ranked Blue Devils, falling 12-7 after taking a lead in the fifth inning.
NC State softball was swept in its Saturday doubleheader by the Duke Blue Devils. Across the first three games of the four-game series, the Pack has managed just five hits.
NC State softball could not climb its way back from an 8-0 first-inning deficit, suffering a 10-0 loss to Duke behind a Blue Devils no hitter.
NC State softball will wrap up its regular season this weekend against No. 21 Duke. The series will be the fourth straight against a ranked opponent for the Pack.
NC State softball lost three of the four games in its last road trip of the regular season against Florida State. The lone win was highlighted by a four-hit pitching performance from Abby Trahan.
After being swept by No. 16 Clemson in its most recent series, the NC State softball team looks ahead to another tough matchup with the No. 6 Florida State Seminoles.