LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Tickets are now on sale for the highly-anticipated return of the NFCA Division I Leadoff Classic presented by Rawlings. You can purchase tickets for the event through NFCA.org.
Hosted by St. Pete/Clearwater Sports & Events, the 19th version of the Association’s season-opening tournament takes place Feb. 7-9 at the Eddie C. Moore Complex in Clearwater, Fla. The 2020 field features 15 collegiate programs, 10 of which participated in the 2019 postseason, and the United States Women’s National Team.
Fans have two purchase options – three-day event pass and single-day passes. The three-day event pass will get you into all games (includes U.S. Women’s National Team games) over the course of three days. This pass is $55 for adults and $25 for children, military and seniors. Single-day tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for children, military and seniors.
Prices listed are for pre-tournament purchases only. Prices will increase if bought on site.
Each team will play a total of five games over three days. Highlighting the field is 2019 Women’s College World Series participant Minnesota, along with Kentucky and Ole Miss, who reached the NCAA Super Regionals. Missouri and Louisville were NCAA regional finalists, while Auburn, Illinois, Mississippi State and Notre Dame qualified for regionals. The final postseason team from 2019 is Liberty, which took part in the Championship round of the National Invitational Softball Championship. Rounding out the field of collegiate programs are Baylor, Missouri State, North Carolina State, South Alabama and Texas State.
Joining those 15 programs will be Team USA as it prepares for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. The World No. 1 will match up in exhibition contests against Mississippi State, Illinois, Baylor, Kentucky and Texas State.