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UMass To Face Virginia In The NCAA Tournament First Round

UMass head coach Carla Tagliente will lead the Minutewomen to the NCAA Tournament for the second consecutive season.


UMass head coach Carla Tagliente will lead the Minutewomen to the NCAA Tournament for the second consecutive season.

Nov. 10, 2013

AMHERST, Mass. - The University of Massachusetts field hockey program will make its 24th appearance in the NCAA Tournament when the Minutewomen face the Virginia Cavaliers at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16 at Duke University in Durham, N.C. UMass won the 2013 Atlantic 10 Tournament to earn the automatic berth into the postseason and enters the NCAA Tournament with an 18-4 overall record.

Duke, the No. 4 seed in the field, will face New Hampshire at 11:30 a.m. on Nov. 16. The winner of each first round contest advances to face one another at 2 p.m. on Nov. 17.

Maryland is the top overall seed in the tournament while Syracuse is No. 2 and North Carolina is seeded third. The semifinals will be played on Nov. 22 while the NCAA Championship will occur on Nov. 24 in Norfolk, Va.

 

 

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