Sunday, May 29, 2011

NCAA Championship to be decided at Stony Brook Sunday.

• NCAA Women's Lacrosse Championship Central
• Stony Brook Women's Lacrosse Championship Central

The NCAA Women's Lacrosse Championship will be decided Sunday, May 29, at LaValle Stadium on the campus of Stony Brook University when No. 1 Maryland takes on No. 2 Northwestern at 4 p.m.
Tickets for the championship game are still available online through the Stony Brook Athletics ticket office until 11 a.m. on the day of the game. In-person sales will commence Sunday at 1 p.m.
The championship game will air live on the Big Ten Network and Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic. Comcast Charter Sports Southeast and Comcast SportsNet New England will air the game on tape delay. Check your local listings to see how you can catch all the action.
This is the second consecutive year these two teams are matching up in the title game. No. 1 Maryland advanced to the championship game with a 14-8 win over No. 5 Duke. The Terrapins are vying for their 11th national championship and back-to-back titles. No. 2 Northwestern knocked off No. 3 North Carolina 11-10 on a last-minute goal by Shannon Smith, and the Wildcats are seeking their sixth national championship. They had won five in a row until Maryland beat them in 2010.