Fourth-Straight Season of Byes for W&L and R-MC
FOREST, Va. --- The top two teams in the ODAC Women's Lacrosse Tournament field have a familiar ring as Washington and Lee University and Randolph-Macon College lead the table for a fourth successive season. The pair earn byes thru the quarterfinal round.
Nationally 10th-ranked Washington and Lee University (13-4, 8-0 ODAC) tops the six-team field as the #1 seed, which awards the Generals hosting responsibilities for the semifinals and final on Saturday and Sunday, May 5-6. Randolph-Macon College (10-6, 7-1) opens the six-team tournament slotted second.
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In a rare occurrence for ODAC postseason fields, there were no ties that effected the tournament field. Lynchburg College (8-7, 6-2) and Shenandoah University (11-6, 5-3) earned the third and fourth seeds, respectively. Those designations come with hosting duties for the quaterfinals on Wednesday, May 2. LC welcomes sixth-seeded Roanoke College (8-7, 3-5) to campus, while fifth-seeded Bridgewater College (11-5, 4-4) heads north up I-81 to SU. The two winners join W&L and R-MC in the final four at Lexington on the weekend.
Listed below is the schedule for the 2018 ODAC Women’s Lacrosse Tournament. For more information, visit any of the participating schools' websites or to go the ODAC Women's Lacrosse tournament website. Don't forget to become a fan of the ODAC on Facebook and follow @odacathletics on Twitter and Instagram.
2018 ODAC WOMEN’S LACROSSE TOURNAMENT
Quarterfinals – Wednesday, May 2
Game 1: #5 Bridgewater at #4 Shenandoah – TBA
Game 2: #6 Roanoke at #3 Lynchburg – TBA
Semifinals – Saturday, May 5 -- at Washington and Lee
Game 3: Winner Game 1 at #1 Washington and Lee – TBD
Game 4: Winner Game 2 vs. #2 Randolph-Macon – TBD
Championship – Sunday, May 6 -- at Washington and Lee
Game 5: Winner Game 3 vs. Winner Game 4 - TBD