Regional Playoffs

2021 NCSA Regional Playoffs

The 2021 NCSA Regional Tournaments will take place the weekend of May 1-2, 2021. Sites do change from year to year, so be sure to check back often as location and tournament updates will be posted as soon as specifics are finalized.

2021 NCSA Regional Playoff Format

The NCSA will have eight Regional Playoff Tournaments this season.  The eight Regions are the Great Lakes, Great American, Mid-America, Mid Atlantic, North Atlantic, New England, Pacific and the South Atlantic.  There are four teams that make up each regional tournament. For regions consisting of 3-conferences: Each conference winner will receive an automatic bid and the final team will be an at-large selection. For regions consisting of 4-conferences: Each conference winner will receive an automatic bid.

The four teams that compete in each regional will play in a double elimination tournament with the winner being crowned the Regional Champion.  Each Regional Champion & Runner-Up will move onto the NCSA World Series, these 16 teams will face off against each other to compete for the National Championship.

New England Regional Playoff

Location: TBD

Dates: May 1-2, 2021

Host Hotel: (Coming Soon)

  • New England-East Champion:
  • New England-Central Champion:
  • New England-West Champion:
  • New England-South Champion:

North Atlantic Regional Playoff

Location: TBD

Dates: May 1-2, 2021

Host Hotel: (Coming Soon)

  • North Atlantic-North Champion:
  • North Atlantic-Central Champion:
  • North Atlantic-South Champion:
  • North Atlantic At-Large Bid:

Mid Atlantic Regional Playoff

Location: TBD

Dates: May 1-2, 2021

Host Hotel: TBD

  • Mid Atlantic-West Champion:
  • Mid Atlantic-North Champion:
  • Mid Atlantic-South Champion:
  • Mid Atlantic At-Large Bid:

South Atlantic Regional Playoff

Location: TBD

Dates: May 1-2, 2021

Host Hotel: (Coming Soon)

  • South Atlantic-East Champion:
  • South Atlantic-West Champion:
  • South Atlantic-South Champion:
  • South Atlantic At-Large Bid:

    Great Lakes Regional Playoff

Location: Elkhart, IN – Riverview Softball Complex

Dates: May 1-2, 2021

Host Hotels: (Coming Soon)

  • Great Lakes-East Champion:
  • Great Lakes-West Champion:
  • Great Lakes-South Champion:
  • Great Lakes At-Large Bid:

Great American Regional Playoff

Location: Elkhart, IN – Riverview Softball Complex

Dates: May 1-2, 2021

Host Hotels: (Coming Soon)

  • Great American-East Champion:
  • Great American-South Champion:
  • Great American-West Champion:
  • Great American At-Large Bid:

Mid-America Regional Playoff

Location: TBD

Dates: May 1-2, 2021

Host Hotel: (Coming Soon)

  •  Mid-America East Champion:
  • Mid-America Central Champion:
  • Mid-America West Champion:
  • Mid-America At-Large Bid:

Pacific Regional Playoff

Location: TBD

Dates: May 1-2, 2021

Host Hotel: (Coming Soon)

  • Pacific-North Champion:
  • Pacific-Central Champion:
  • Pacific-South Champion:
  • Pacific At-Large Bid:

Any questions should be directed to the VP of Softball Operations Savannah Ahrens at 412-321-8440 ext. 103 or [email protected]