ROCHESTER - The St. Cloud Technical and Community College softball team is still alive in the national championships for the NJCAA Division III.

The #3 seeded Cyclones opened the tournament yesterday (Thursday) in Rochester with a 3-2 loss to #6 seed Ocean County 3-2.

The Cyclones came back in their second game and beat Central Lakes 6-3.

SCTCC plays again today in the double-elimination tournament at 10:00 a.m. against #5 Onondaga - a school from Syracuse, New York.