Women's lacrosse releases 2018 schedule

Women's lacrosse releases 2018 schedule
Monday, December 11, 2017 | by Morganne Lander, Athletic Communications Assistant

NEWBERRY - Newberry's women's lacrosse has revealed their game schedule for the upcoming 2018 season.

Newberry will host back-to-back games against Columbia College and Embry-Riddle at historic Setzler Field to kick off their nonconference schedule. The Wolves will face Columbia College on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 4:00 p.m. and take on Embry-Riddle the following weekend on Sunday, Feb. 18 at 2:00 p.m.

After hosting Emmanuel on Saturday, Feb. 24, the Wolves will have a three-game road trek that includes their conference opener versus Lenoir-Rhyne on Wednesday, Feb. 28.

The Wolves will play in eight South Atlantic Conference (SAC) matchups with four of them happening at home.

"Our games against Columbia College, Tusculum, and Lincoln Memorial should be exciting matchups," said head coach Rashelle McLellan. "Those games have been competitive in the past and I cannot wait to see how the team will perform this season."

Newberry's conference home opener will take place on Wednesday, March 21 against Coker.

The regular season will conclude at home on Saturday, April 21 as the Wolves faceoff against Mars Hill in a conference finale.

McLellan sees a lot of potential in the upcoming season saying "the team stepped up their play this fall and has done well to utilize players strengths, especially with the incoming freshman class."

Click here to view the full 2018 schedule. 

Date  Opponent Location Time
Feb 10. Columbia College Newberry 4:00 p.m.
Feb. 18  Embry-Riddle Newberry 2:00 p.m.
Feb. 21 at North Greenville  Tigerville 6:00 p.m.
Feb. 24 Emmanuel Newberry 3:00 p.m.
Feb. 28 at Lenoir-Rhyne  Hickory, N.C. 4:00 p.m.
March 7 at Keiser West Palm Beach, Fla.  3:00 p.m.
March 10 at Catawba Salisbury, N.C. 4:00 p.m.
March 13  Shepherd  Newberry 3:00 p.m.
March 17 at UVa-Wise Wise, Va.

2:00 p.m.

March 21 Coker Newberry 3:00 p.m.
March 28 at SCAD Savannah, Ga. 6:00 p.m.
March 31 Tusculum Newberry 1:00 p.m.
April 3 Chowan Newberry 3:30 p.m.
April 7 Wingate Newberry 1:00 p.m.
April 11 at Queens Charlotte, N.C. 7:00 p.m.
April 14 at Lincoln Memorial Harrogate, Tenn.  12:00 p.m.
April 21 Mars Hill  Newberry 7:00 p.m.