Five Championships Highlight Busy Weekend Schedule



April 27, 2012

Center Valley, Pa. - Half of the Patriot League's spring sport championships will be contested this weekend, setting up the busiest three-day stretch of the year as titles are decided in men and women's lacrosse, men's tennis, men's golf and women's rowing.

The action begins on Friday, when the semifinals are played in both men and women's lacrosse and the quarterfinals open up in men's tennis. It continues on Saturday, with the first 36 holes of the Patriot League Men's Golf Championship along with the semifinals of men's tennis. The first two days all set up a smorgasbord of activity on Sunday when the Patriot League title will be awarded in all five sports.

It's also a significant weekend in softball and baseball, as the final regular-season series are on tap heading into the Patriot League championships in two weeks.

Check out the schedules and click on the links below for coverage of all of the action on Championship weekend in the Patriot League!

Men's Lacrosse

Semifinals - Friday - Andy Kerr Stadium (Hamilton, N.Y.)
No. 4 Bucknell @ No. 1 Colgate, 5 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
No. 3 Army vs. No. 2 Lehigh, 8 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)

Championship - Sunday - Andy Kerr Stadium (Hamilton, N.Y.)
Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 3 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)

Championship Coverage
Men's Lacrosse Championship page
Tournament preview (with video)
Live Blog

Women's Lacrosse

Semifinals - Friday - Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (Annapolis, Md.)
No. 4 American @ No. 1 Navy, 5 p.m. WATCH on Patriot League All-Access
No. 3 Holy Cross vs. No. 2 Colgate, 7:45 p.m. WATCH on Patriot League All-Access

Championship - Sunday - Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (Annapolis, Md.)
Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2 WATCH on Patriot League All-Access

Championship Coverage
Women's Lacrosse Championship page
Tournament Preview

Men's Tennis

Quarterfinals - Friday - USNA Tennis Courts (Annapolis, Md.)
No. 4 Bucknell vs. No. 5 Colgate, 9 a.m.
No. 2 Lehigh vs. No. 7 Holy Cross, 12 p.m.
No. 3 Army vs. 6 Lafayette, 3 p.m.

Semifinals - Saturday - USNA Tennis Courts (Annapolis, Md.)
No. 1 Navy vs. Bucknell/Colgate, 10 a.m.
Lehigh/Holy Cross vs. Army/Lafayette, 2 p.m.

Championship - Sunday - USNA Tennis Courts (Annapolis, Md.)
Semifinal winners, 1 p.m.

Championship Coverage
Men's Tennis Championship page
Championship preview

Men's Golf

Bucknell Golf Course (Lewisburg, Pa.)
Saturday, 8 a.m. (36 holes)
Sunday, 8:30 a.m. (18 holes)

Championship Coverage
Men's Golf Championship page
Championship preview
Live Results

Women's Rowing

Sunday - Cooper River (Cherry Hill, N.J.)
Varsity Four, 8 a.m.
Second Varsity Eight, 8:15 a.m.
Varsity Eight, 8:30 a.m.

Championship Coverage
Women's Rowing Championship page
Championship preview

Regular Season
Baseball preview
Softball previw