2017 NWC Softball Tournament Website

Welcome to the 2017 Northwest Conference Softball Tournament

Whitworth University - Spokane, Wash. / April 21-23 

Welcome to Whitworth University and Diana Marks Field for the 2017 Northwest Conference softball tournament.  The four-team event will determine the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Tournament.  

 Tournament Schedule / Results

Friday, April 21 Links 
Game 1 (12:00 pm):  #1 Whitworth 2, George Fox 0 Box score
Game 2 (2:30 am):  #3 Pacific Lutheran 6, #2 Linfield 0 Box score
Saturday, April 22
Game 3 (12:00 pm):  George Fox 2, Linfield 0  Box Score
Game 4 (2:45 pm):  Whitworth 7, Pacific Lutheran 0 Box Score
Game 5 (5:30 pm):  Pacific Lutheran 3, George Fox 2 (8 innings) Box Score
Sunday, April 23  
Game 6 (12:00 pm):  Pacific Lutheran 13, Whitworth 2 (6 innings) Box Score
Game 7 (2:40 pm):  Whitworth 3, Pacific Lutheran 2 (Championship Game) Box Score



Participating Teams

Whitworth Pirates
#1 Seed

32-8, 23-5 NWC

Linfield Wildcats
#2 Seed

32-8, 21-7 NWC

PLU Lutes
#3 Seed

20-14, 16-12 NWC

George Fox Bruins
#4 Seed

19-15, 15-13 NWC


Ticket Information

In accordance with Northwest Conference guidelines, admission will be charged for spectators. All-day passes are $10 for adults, $5 for children and senior adults.  Students from participating schools are free with valid college I.D.


Facility Information

Bleacher seating is provided in the main grandstand behind home plate, as well as auxiliary bleachers in foul ball range down the right-field line.

Lawn chairs are not permitted in the grandstand.

No pets allowed inside the softball venue or surrounding walkways.

There is no parking immediately adjacent to Diana Marks Field.  Parking is available in the lots marked by the arrows on the campus map below.

In accordance with Northwest Conference and NCAA policies, artificial noisemakers are not permitted.

Excellent sportsmanship is expected from both participants and spectators associated with all teams.


Campus Map

Diana Marks Field is located on the west side of campus, situated between the Pine Bowl (football and track) and the Whitworth Soccer Field.  Parking lots for fans are indicated by the arrows on the map below (G4, G5, G6).  Use the paths down from the Fieldhouse for access to the softball facility.  


Useful Links

Complete map of Whitworth University and directions to campus
Local hotel accomodations
Local weather forecast
Northwest Conference Softball Website
Northwest Conference Softball Statistics