Marilyn Rizzato and Louisiana Tech Softball Team Qualify To NCAA Tournament

Recently, Marilyn Rizzato and the Louisiana Tech University Softball Team won the Conference USA Tournament. What was their reward for winning the conference tournament?

Answer:  A berth in the NCAA Tournament for the 2nd time in three seasons. Right now, LA Tech’s overall record stands at a sparkling 44-14.   

The results of the games that LA Tech played in the conference tournament are as follows.

1st Round: LA Tech 10 Middle Tennessee State University 0 in 5 innings.

Semi Finals: LA Tech 5 Marshall University 4

Championship Finals: LA Tech 3 Marshall University 1

Individually this season, Marilyn, a 2016 North Forney High School Graduate, was named 2nd Team All-Conference as a catcher. This is the 3rd straight season that Marilyn has earned All-Conference Honors. Also, Marilyn was recently named to the Conference USA’s All-Tournament Team for her efforts in the conference tournament.

Good luck to Marilyn and the Lady Techsters in the 2019 NCAA Softball Tournament.



Photographs courtesy of LA Tech Softball on Facebook!




Michael Morrill

Sports Director 

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