RADNOR, Pa. – The second-ranked Salisbury University men's lacrosse team begins its 38th appearance in the NCAA Division III National Tournament on Saturday when they play the SUNY Poly Wildcats in the first round of the tournament. The game is scheduled for a 12 p.m. start in Radnor, Pa.
SETTING THE STAGE
Salisbury makes its 38th overall and 32nd consecutive appearance in the NCAA Tournament after securing a 12-1 overall record and picked up a 12-9 win over Christopher Newport in the Coast-to-Coast Athletic Conference (C2C) Championship game. With the victory, the Sea Gulls earned the C2C's automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament.
SUNY Poly secured its first-ever conference championship and bid into the NCAA Tournament with a 25-8 victory over Husson in the North Atlantic Conference Championship game to cap off a perfect 10-0 regular season.
- After claiming its 20th consecutive Atlantic East/CSAC Championship, No. 5 Cabrini enters its 19th consecutive appearance in the national tournament. The Cavaliers won the 2019 national title by defeating Amherst, 16-12.
Grove City enters the bid into the NCAA Tournament after a 19-6 victory over Westminster in the Presidents' Athletic Conference Championship game.
WHAT'S ON THE LINE
- The winner of the two first-round matchups will square off in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, May 16.
- Game time is set for 2 p.m. at Cabrini.