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USA Softball "Stand Beside Her" Tour

April 15, 2020

Shreveport-Bossier will host a stop along the USA Softball "Stand Beside Her" Tour for the 2020 Softball Women's National Team (WNT). The event will be held on Wednesday, April 15 at 5:30 p.m. at Cargill Park, located at 2800 Cargill Drive in Shreveport. This stop includes a doubleheader that features Louisiana Tech's Lady Techsters and University of Louisiana Monroe's Lady Warhawks as competing teams against WNT. This will be the only tour stop within the Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi region.

Louisiana Tech plays in the first game at 5:30 p.m., and University of Louisiana Monroe begins 35 minutes after the first game ends. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets for the event are limited and can be purchased online only at www.shreveportbossiersports.com. Tickets prices range from $15-$30 excluding fees. All seating is categorized as general admission and is offered on a “first-come, first-serve” basis.

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Hotels offering discounted rates for this event:

  • Hilton Shreveport, 104 Market Street, downtown Shreveport - Rate $109-$129. Click here for reservations: https://book.passkey.com/go/USASoftballFans
  • LeBossier Hotel & Event Center, 4000 Industrial Drive, Bossier City - Rate is $64. For reservations call (318) 747-0711
  • Boomtown Casino & Hotel, 300 Riverside Drive, Bossier City -  Rate $49. For reservations call 1-866-462-8696 and use code:  S4SBS20


USA Softball "Stand Beside Her" Tour