The Terps lost their top performer on the event last season in Audrey Barber.
A tight family bond armed Young to face the disappointment of getting passed up on by his dream school, something that forced him away from home until a new coach prompted his return.
The latter half of the Terps' lineup helped it beat Fairfield Friday.
The Terps posted their fourth-highest score in program history.
Obtaining extra possessions and limiting penalties has helped the Terps this season.
The Terps took a step forward after multiple inefficient outings.
The Terps will host Holy Cross in the first round.
Coach Kevin Willard becomes the first coach in program history to lead a team to the national tournament in their inaugural season.
The two pitchers totaled 11 strikeouts with no walks as the Terps cruised to their first series sweep of the season.
The Terps will find out their seeding in the NCAA tournament Sunday.