The Missouri Tiger softball won its first NCAA Regional Title in 14 years, beating host Iowa 5-4 on Sunday to advance to it’s first NCAA Super Regional in program history, and will face No. 3 national seed Alabama in a best-of-three series beginning Friday.
Junior Stacy Delaney made her second start and third appearance of the NCAA Regional Tournament and picked up her 20th win of the season. Throwing her 18th complete game of the year, Delaney finished the NCAA Regional with two of the Tigers three wins and a save.
Mizzou scored three runs in the first inning, their first lead of the tournament. They had won their previous two games, over Iowa and Long Beach State on come from behind wins.