No. 2 seeded Houston knocked the University of Memphis out of the Conference USA Championship Tournament with a 9-1, five-inning victory over the Tigers on Thursday afternoon.
The University of Memphis softball team (24-35, 8-16 C-USA) begins the Conference USA Tournament against No. 2 seed Houston (38-17, 19-5 C-USA) on Thursday at 11 a.m. CT at the Collins Family Softball Complex in Tulsa, Okla.
University of Memphis senior outfielder Lelani Bernardino and freshman outfielder Hannah Harrell both received Conference USA All-Conference softball honors on Wednesday. Bernardino was selected to the all-conference second team, while Harrell was named to the all-freshman team.
University of Memphis senior shortstop Laura Curtis was named to the 2013 Conference USA Softball All-Academic Team.
University of Memphis head softball coach Natalie Poole will host her 2013 Natalie Poole Summer Softball Camp at Memphis from June 9-12. The camp will run Sunday through Wednesday and is open to youth 7-years-old up to incoming high school seniors.