Softball Heads to Harvard for Ivy Championship Series

PHILADELPHIA – The Penn softball team will travel to Cambridge, Mass. this weekend to take on Harvard in the inaugural Ivy League Championship Series.The Crimsonclinched home-field advantage Wednesday withits 9-6 win over Dartmouth.

Harvard(29-13, 14-6 Ivy League) won the North Division,and finishedwith an identical record to South Division champion Penn (23-17, 14-6 Ivy League).However, the Crimsongot home-field advantage with their regular-season doubleheader sweep of the Quakers.

Harvardand Penn will meet on the Crimson'sSoldiers Field in the first-ever softball Ivy League Championship Series, playing a doubleheader Saturday beginning at 1 p.m.If the teams split Saturday's games, adeciding game will be played Sunday at 1 p.m.