MIAC Softball Playoff History

 All-Time Softball Playoff Standings    
 School Win Loss Pct. Games Championships Appearances
 St. Thomas 47 6 .887 53 14 (2004-05-06-07-08-09-10-11-12-13-14-16-18-19) 16 (2004-05-06-07-08-09-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19)
 Gustavus 18 24 .429 42 1 (2015) 13 (2004-05-06-07-08-09-10-11-12-13-14-15-16)
 St. Catherine 9 7 .563 16 1 (2017) 5 (2013-16-17-18-19)
 Hamline 9 21 .300 30 -- 11 (2004-05-07-08-09-11-13-15-16-17-19)
 Saint Benedict 4 11 .267 15 -- 6 (2004-06-13-14-16-17-18)
 Bethel 7 10 .412 17 -- 5 (2009-10-13-14-15)
 Saint Mary's 5 12 .294 17 -- 5 (2005-06-07-11-12)
 St. Olaf 4 8 .333 12 -- 4 (2010-13-18-19)
 Augsburg 1 7 .125 8 -- 4 (2008-12-13-18)
 Carleton 1 2 .333 4 -- 2 (2013-18)
 Concordia 0 2 .000 2 -- 1 (2013)
 Macalester 0 2 .000 2 -- 1 (2013)

 2019 
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 1 No. 4 St. Olaf 0 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 3 Hamline 7 No. 2 St. Catherine 0 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 3 No. 3 Hamline 0 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 4 St. Olaf 4 No. 2 St. Catherine 1 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 3 Hamline 5 No. 4 St. Olaf 0 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 1 (11 inn.) No. 3 Hamline 0 11 innings
St. Thomas earned the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament and Saint Benedict received an at-large berth. CSB fell to UW-LaCrosse and Central in the Pella, Iowa regional. St. Thomas defeated Northwestern-St. Paul, UW-Eau Claire twice and UW-La Crosse to advance to the World Series in Tyler, Texas. The Tommies were eliminated following one-run losses to Eastern Connecticut State (2-1) and Williams (3-2).
 2018    
 Game 1 No. 3 St. Catherine 1 No. 6 Carleton 0 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 5 St. Olaf 1 No. 4 Augsburg 0 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 6 No. 5 St. Olaf 0 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 3 St. Catherine 4 No. 2 Saint Benedict 2 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 1 St. Thomas 3 No. 3 St. Catherine 1 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 2 Saint Benedict 5 No. 5 St. Olaf 4 9 innings
 Game 7 No. 2 Saint Benedict 8 No. 3 St. Catherine 2 7 innings
 Game 8 No. 1 St. Thomas 15 No. 2 Saint Benedict 6 6 innings
St. Thomas earned the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament, while Saint Benedict received an at-large bid. St. Thomas went on to defeat Northwestern-St. Paul (9-1), UW-Oshkosh (7-3), and Central (1-0) before losing a best of three series with Luther in the Super Regional. Saint Benedict topped Lake Forest (7-0) and Cornell (6-1) before falling to Luther in the regional championship.
 2017    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 3 No. 4 Saint Benedict 2 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 St. Catherine 3 No. 3 Hamline 1 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 2 St. Catherine 10 No. 1 St. Thomas 2 6 innings
 Game 4 No. 3 Hamline 10 No. 4 Saint Benedict 2 6 innings
 Game 5 No. 3 Hamline 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 4 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 2 St. Catherine 6 No. 3 Hamline 2 7 innings
St. Catherine earned the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament while St. Thomas received an at-large bid. St. Kate's reached the NCAA Division III World Series, bouncing back from a 1-0 loss to Chicago in the tournament opener to record victories over St. Scholastica (7-0), Chicago (5-2), Luther (2-1, 6-5), and St. Thomas (1-0, 8-4). The Wildcats then lost to Illinois Wesleyan (7-0) and Williams (6-5) in Oklahoma City, Okla. The Tommies topped Central (10-2) and Coe (3-0, 12-8) before falling to St. Catherine twice in the Super Regional.
 2016    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 3 No. 4 Hamline 2 10 innings
 Game 2 No. 3 St. Catherine 4 No. 2 Gustavus 2 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 3 No. 3 St. Catherine 3 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 4 Hamline 5 No. 2 Gustavus 3 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 3 St. Catherine 3 No. 4 Hamline 0 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 3 St. Catherine 5 No. 1 St. Thomas 4 7 innings
 Game 7 No. 1 St. Thomas 6 No. 3 St. Catherine 0 7 innings
St. Thomas received the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament and went on to beat Trine in back-to-back games, 9-5 and 2-1, before falling to Emory, 3-2, and St. John Fisher, 2-0.
 2015    
 Game 1 No. 4 St. Thomas 7 No. 1 Bethel 0 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 3 Gustavus 6 No. 2 Hamline 0 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 Bethel 12 No. 2 Hamline 4 5 innings
 Game 4 No. 3 Gustavus 6 No. 4 St. Thomas 0 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 4 St. Thomas 5 No. 1 Bethel 0 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 3 Gustavus 4 No. 4 St. Thomas 3 7 innings
Gustavus earned the MIAC's automatic qualifier and St. Thomas received an at-large bid. Gustavus defeated Central, 3-2, before falling to Aurora, 3-2, and Central, 7-4, in regional action. St. Thomas bested Linfield, 2-1, in the opener before coming up short against Luther, 3-2, and Linfield, 6-0. 
 2014    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 11 No. 4 Bethel 0 5 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 Gustavus 2 No. 3 Saint Benedict 0 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 4 No. 2 Gustavus 1 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 4 Bethel 10 No. 3 Saint Benedict 6 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 4 Bethel 7 No. 2 Gustavus 5 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 7 No. 4 Bethel 2 7 innings
St. Thomas received the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament. After dropping a 7-1 decision to Augustana in the Coe Regional, the Tommies rallied for four straight wins against St. Scholastica (7-4), Coe (7-3), and Augustana (5-4, 10-7) to advance to the Super Regional in Naperville, Ill. UST got the better of North Central in a three-game series to move on to the World Series in Tyler, Tex. St. Thomas lost to Salisbury, 1-0, in the first game before defeating Rochester, 9-1, and Montclair State, 4-3. The Tommies' season came to an end the following day in a 3-2 loss to Salisbury.
 2013    
 Pool A No. 1 St. Thomas 11 No. 10 Macalester 0 5 innings
 Pool A No. 8 St. Catherine 13 No. 10 Macalester 12 7 innings
 Pool A No. 1 St. Thomas 6 No. 8 St. Catherine 2 7 innings
 Pool B No. 2 Bethel 11 No. 11 Augsburg 2 6 innings
 Pool B No. 7 Saint Benedict 8 No. 11 Augsburg 5 7 innings
 Pool B No. 2 Bethel 7 No. 7 Saint Benedict 5 7 innings
 Pool C No. 3 St. Olaf 10 No. 12 Concordia 3 7 innings
 Pool C No. 6 Hamline 11 No. 12 Concordia 3 5 innings
 Pool C No. 3 St. Olaf 10 No. 6 Hamline 9 7 innings
 Pool D No. 9 Carleton 11 No. 4 Saint Mary's 2 5 innings
 Pool D No. 5 Gustavus 7 No. 9 Carleton 6 7 innings
 Pool D No. 5 Gustavus 8 No. 4 Saint Mary's 4 7 innings
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 8 No. 5 Gustavus 0 6 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 Bethel 10 No. 3 St. Olaf 2 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 3 No. 2 Bethel 2 8 innings
 Game 4 No. 5 Gustavus 11 No. 3 St. Olaf 2 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 2 Bethel 5 No. 5 Gustavus 2 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 8 No. 2 Bethel 1 7 innings
St. Thomas received the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament and went on to defeat Bethany Lutheran (9-1), Washington-St. Louis (5-0), and Augustana (5-4). Central defeated St. Thomas 9-1 and 2-1 in the regional.
 2012
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 8 No. 4 Saint Mary's 7 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 Gustavus 7 No. 3 Augsburg 2 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 9 No. 2 Gustavus 0 5 innings
 Game 4 No. 4 Saint Mary's 6 No. 3 Augsburg 2 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 2 Gustavus 7 No. 4 Saint Mary's 1 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 2 Gustavus 5 No. 1 St. Thomas 2 8 innings
 Game 7 No. 1 St. Thomas 8 No. 2 Gustavus 0 5 innings
St. Thomas received the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament. UST suffered losses to Coe and Luther in the Pella, Iowa regional.
 2011    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 7 No. 4 Hamline 0 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 Gustavus 3 No. 3 Saint Mary's 0 7 innings
 Game 3 No. St. Thomas 3 No. 2 Gustavus 1 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 3 Saint Mary's 7 No. 4 Hamline 4 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 2 Gustavus 11 No. 3 Saint Mary's 3 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 10 No. 2 Gustavus 2 6 innings
St. Thomas earned the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament, defeating UW-Eau Claire (9-3) and Ripon (19-3, 7-0) while losing to Luther (11-2, 4-3) in the Eau Claire Regional.
 2010    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 9 No. 4 St. Olaf 2 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 3 Bethel 4 No. 2 Gustavus 2 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 5 No. 3 Bethel 1 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 2 Gustavus 5 No. 4 St. Olaf 2 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 2 Gustavus 8 No. 3 Bethel 0 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 4 No. 2 Gustavus 0 8 innings
St. Thomas received the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament. The Tommies headed to Indianola, Iowa and defeated Simpson (4-1) and Illinois Wesleyan (3-2, 6-1). Linfield topped St. Thomas twice by margins of 9-1 and 3-1 in the regional.
 2009    
 Game 1 No. 1 Gustavus 5 No. 4 Bethel 1 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 St. Thomas 7 No. 3 Hamline 4 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 2 St. Thomas 4 No. 1 Gustavus 1 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 3 Hamline 4 No. 4 Bethel 3 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 1 Gustavus 5 No. 3 Hamline 4 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 2 St. Thomas 4 No. 1 Gustavus 3 7 innings
St. Thomas earned the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament with Gustavus landing an at-large bid. St. Thomas scored a 5-3 victory over UW-La Crosse in the Simpson Regional but was eliminated following losses to Webster (3-1) and Luther (2-1). Gustavus went undefeated in the Simpson Regional, defeating Central (11-4), Luther (5-3), and Webster (14-6, 11-1) to move on to the World Series in Montclair, N.J. The Gusties earned victories over Texas-Tyler (5-1), Salisbury (10-4), and Tufts (5-0) with losses to Messiah (2-0) and Coe (4-2).
 2008    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 8 No. 4 Augsburg 0 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 3 Hamline 3 No. 2 Gustavus 0 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 10 No. 3 Hamline 2 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 4 Augsburg 7 No. 2 Gustavus 6 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 3 Hamline 5 No. 4 Augsburg 0 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 1 No. 3 Hamline 0 7 innings
St. Thomas received the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament, recording wins against Ripon (8-0) and Simpson (4-1) before losing to UW-Eau Claire (5-4) and UW-Oshkosh (4-0).
 2007    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 8 No. 4 Hamline 0 6 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 Gustavus 10 No. 3 Saint Mary's 7 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 3 No. 2 Gustavus 1 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 3 Saint Mary's 7 No. 4 Hamline 1 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 3 Saint Mary's 8 No. 2 Gustavus 4 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 8 No. 3 Saint Mary's 3 7 innings
St. Thomas earned the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament with Gustavus receiving an at-large bid. The Tommies defeated UW-Stevens Point, 6-2, before coming up short against Washington-St. Louis (4-1) and Wartburg (3-2). The Gusties also defeated UW-Stevens Point (5-3) with losses against Luther (2-1) and Wartburg (8-1) in the regional.
 2006    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 4 No. 4 Saint Benedict 0 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 Gustavus 2 No. 3 Saint Mary's 1 8 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 6 No. 2 Gustavus 2 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 3 Saint Mary's 7 No. 4 Saint Benedict 0 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 2 Gustavus 3 No. 3 Saint Mary's 0 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 2 No. 2 Gustavus 0 7 innings
St. Thomas received the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament and advanced to the World Series after sweeping through the Simpson Regional in Indianola, Iowa. The Tommies defeated Concordia (Wis.), St. Scholastica, Louisiana, and Wartburg. The Toms had a trio of victories in Raleigh, N.C. before losing a pair to Rutgers-Camden.
 2005    
 Game 1 No. 1 St. Thomas 2 No. 4 Hamline 1 7 innings
 Game 2 No. 2 Saint Mary's 3 No. 3 Gustavus 0 7 innings
 Game 3 No. 1 St. Thomas 6 No. 2 Saint Mary's 1 7 innings
 Game 4 No. 3 Gustavus 3 No. 4 Hamline 1 7 innings
 Game 5 No. 2 Saint Mary's 1 No. 3 Gustavus 0 7 innings
 Game 6 No. 1 St. Thomas 3 No. 2 Saint Mary's 0 7 innings
St. Thomas earned the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament and went on to win the NCAA Division III Softball National Championship for the second consecutive season, sweeping through Coe and Washington-St. Louis (twice) at the Cedar Rapids Regional before heading to Raleigh, N.C. for four straight wins against Williams, Salisbury, Chapman, and Salisbury again to win the World Series. Saint Mary's received an at-large bid to the Tournament, recording a pair of wins against Fontbonne and a victory against UW-Stout in Cedar Rapids before losing to Washington-St. Louis twice.
 2004    
 Game 1 St. Thomas 4 Gustavus 2 7 innings
 Game 2 Saint Benedict 4 Hamline 1 7 innings
 Game 3 St. Thomas 4 Saint Benedict 0 7 innings
 Game 4 Hamline 5 Gustavus 4 8 innings
 Game 5 Saint Benedict 2 Hamline 1 7 innings
 Game 6 St. Thomas 3 Saint Benedict 2 9 innings
St. Thomas received the MIAC's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament and went on to win the NCAA Division III Softball National Championship with seven straight wins, defeating UW-Superior, Central (twice), SUNY Cortland, Muskingum, and Moravian (twice) to win the national title.