The national champion Virginia Wesleyan University softball team will be recognized in pregame ceremonies prior to Monday's Norfolk Tides game against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. The Marlin players and coaches will be introduced on the field at 6:45 p.m. followed by first pitches from head coach Brandon Elliott and star freshman pitcher Hanna Hull. First pitch for the contest will follow at 7:05 p.m. Virginia Wesleyan fans are requested to meet behind the Harbor Park home plate entrance no later than 6:25 p.m. so those in attendance can enter as a group. The softball team will get to enjoy the contest in one of the Harbor Park suites after the conclusion of pregame ceremonies. Fans interested in purchasing tickets for Monday's game may do so at norfolktides.com.