The Motlow Bucks will open the 2012 Tennessee Community College Athletic Association (TCCAA) Tournament when they face Cleveland State on Sunday, May 6 at 11 a.m. at Chattanooga State Community College in Chattanooga. The Lady Bucks will face Dyersburg State Sunday at 3 p.m.
The Bucks (32-24) enter the baseball tournament as the eighth seed, while the Cougars from Cleveland State are the ninth seed. The winner of Sunday’s contest will advance to face the top seed Walters State, which is currently ranked 10th in the nation, Monday morning at 10 a.m.
The Lady Bucks (19-26) enter the softball tournament as the seventh seed, while the Lady Eagles from Dyersburg State are the tenth seed. The winner of Sunday’s contest will face second seed Volunteer State, ranked 15th in the nation, Monday afternoon at 4 p.m.
The baseball tournament winner will be crowned as the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region VII champion on Friday afternoon and will advance to play the number-one team from Georgia, with the winner advancing to the NJCAA World Series in Grand Junction, Colorado. The softball tournament winner advances to the National Championship in St. George, Utah.