Women’s Lacrosse Announces Fall Events on the Horizon

BALTIMORE – The UMBC women's lacrosse co-head coaches, Tony Giro and Amy Appelt, have announced the program's fall events schedule, which is set to include three play days, a crab feast and the annual alumni game.

The Retrievers will open the fall season on Sept. 28 when they host Friday Night Lights, the squad's play day, at UMBC Stadium beginning at 7 p.m. UMBC will open the night against Johns Hopkins, followed by a matchup between JHU and American at 8 p.m. and the night will conclude with the Retrievers taking on the Eagles at 9 p.m.

The following day (Sept. 29), the women's lacrosse team will host a crab feast at the Dewey Lowman Post 109 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m., with more information to follow.

The team's annual alumni game is set to begin at 7 p.m. at the UMBC Stadium, on Oct. 12. The contest will be preceded by a cookout at 6:30 p.m. in lot 17.

UMBC will conclude the fall with a pair of play days, the first on Oct. 20 at George Mason and the second coming on Oct. 27 at Johns Hopkins University. The Retrievers will open their play day at JHU taking on the host Blue Jays (9 a.m.), followed by a matchup with George Mason at 10 a.m. and finally taking on Mount St. Mary's at noon.

For more information on all of these women's lacrosse events contact Amy Appelt ataappelt@umbc.edu