PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team released its 2018 schedule on Friday, Nov. 17. The 15-game slate features contests against six opponents that earned NCAA Tournament berths last season, including national runner-up Boston College.
Brown will kick off the season at Stevenson-Pincince Field on Saturday, Feb. 17 against Quinnipiac. The Bears will then travel to nearby opponents, to Holy Cross for a mid-week match-up (Wednesday, Feb. 21) and at Boston College* (Saturday, Feb. 24).
The Bears will welcome their first Ivy League opponent, hosting the always tough Princeton Tigers* on Saturday, March 3. Next, Brown looks to take revenge on Bryant* in the Ninth Annual Ocean State Cup in Smithfield, R.I. on Wednesday, March 7.
Monmouth comes to Providence for a game on Saturday, March 10 before the Bears play in their second league game at Yale on Saturday, March 17. Brown will then host Iona the following day (Sunday, March 18).
The Bears travel to Penn* on Saturday, March 24 and return to College Hill to host Louisville* on Wednesday, March 28 during Spring Break. A game at Sacred Heart on Saturday, March 31 closes out non-conference action.
Brown hosts Cornell* on Saturday, April 7 and plays in two-straight road games, at Harvard (Saturday, April 14) and at Columbia (Saturday, April 21).
The Bears close out the regular season on Saturday, April 28 against Dartmouth for Senior Day at Stevenson-Pincince Field.
* indicates 2017 NCAA participant