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In this Oct. 2011 file photo, University of Akron Zips fans watch their team play Florida International University at InfoCision Stadium in Akron. (Mike Cardew/Akron Beacon Journal)
This Sept. 2010 file photo shows, The InfoCision Stadium scoreboard during the University of Akron Syracuse University football game at the InfoCision Stadium in Akron. (Akron Beacon Journal file photo)
In this Sept. 2010 file photo, A sparse crowd takes in the game between University of Akron and Gardner-Webb at Summa Field at Infocision Stadium in Akron. (Mike Cardew/Akron Beacon Journal)
This Aug. 2009 file photo shows a view of the home stands from the 50-yard line on Summa Field at InfoCision Stadium in Akron. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
When Lauren Bay Regula received an email invitation to pitch for the Canadian national team in this month’s WBSC Women’s World Softball Championship, the two-time Olympian quickly ticked off several reasons why that wouldn’t be possible.