Kentucky Softball earns at-large bid for NCAA Tournament, will host a Regional

LEXINGTON, Ky (WYMT)- The Kentucky Wildcats are headed to the NCAA Softball National Championship Tournament.

After falling to Alabama in the SEC Conference Semifinal, the Wildcats earned one of 30 at-large bids to make the 64 team tournament.

Kentucky, who will be a 14 seed and host a Regional, opens tournament play Friday against Toledo.

The Wildcats finished the season ranked 4th in the SEC with an overall record of 33-22.