Women’s College World Series 2018: Schedule, Bracket, Dates & Times

The eight-team field for the 2018 Women’s College World Series is set following a thrilling slate of games over Memorial Day weekend. Teams like Florida and Florida State needed some last-minute magic, with the Gators advancing on a Jordan Matthews walk-off homer and Seminoles needing extra innings to extend their hopes at a national title.

Now, the stage is set for the final road to the national championship which will take place at USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium — OGE Energy Field in Oklahoma City.

The eight teams vying for the national title are the Oregon Ducks, Florida Gators, UCLA Bruins, Oklahoma Sooners, Washington Huskies, Florida State Seminoles, Georgia Bulldogs, and Arizona State Sun Devils.

Bracket play will begin on Thursday, May 31 through Sunday, June 3 as the double-elimination portion of the tournament determines which two teams will ultimately battle it out for the national title.

All of the information you need to catch every game of the Women’s College World Series can be seen below.


2018 Women’s College World Series Schedule, Date & Times

Bracket Play (Double-elimination)

Thursday, May 31

  • Game 1: No. 1 Oregon vs. No. 8 Arizona State | Noon ET | ESPN
  • Game 2: No. 4 Oklahoma vs. No. 5 Washington 2:30 p.m. | ESPN
  • Game 3: No. 2 Florida vs. No. 7 Georgia | 7 p.m. | ESPN
  • Game 4: No. 3 UCLA vs. No. 6 Florida State | 9:30 p.m. | ESPN

Friday, June 1

  • Game 5: Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2 | 7 p.m. ET | ESPN
  • Game 6 : Winner of Game 3 vs. Winner of Game 4 | 9:30 p.m. | ESPN

Saturday, June 2

  • Game 7 (elimination game): Loser of Game 1 vs. Loser of Game 2 | Noon ET | ESPN
  • Game 8 (elimination game): Loser of Game 3 vs. Loser of Game 4 | 2:30 p.m. | ESPN
  • Game 9 (elimination game): Loser of Game 5 vs. Winner of Game 7 | 7 p.m. | ESPN
  • Game 10 (elimination game): Loser of Game 6 vs. Winner of Game 8 | 9:30 p.m. | ESPN

Sunday, June 3

  • Game 11 (elimination game): Winner of Game 5 vs. Winner of Game 9 | 1 p.m. ET | ESPN
  • Game 12 (elimination game): Winner of 6 vs. Winner of Game 10 | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN
  • Game 13 (if necessary): 7 p.m. | ESPN
  • Game 14 (if necessary): 9:30 p.m. | ESPN

Women’s College World Series Finals (Best of 3)

Monday, June 4

Game 1: 7 p.m. | ESPN

Tuesday, June 5

Game 2: 8 p.m. | ESPN

Wednesday, June 6

Game 3 (if necessary): 8 p.m. | ESPN