F&M Continues NCAA Action at TCNJ - Week 13 Game Notes

F&M Continues NCAA Action at TCNJ - Week 13 Game Notes

Tournament Links: NCAA Bracket | Digital Game Program | Diplomats in the Postseason

Colorado College | Website
Series Record: F&M leads 1-0

The College of New Jersey | Website
Series Record: TCNJ leads 16-4

Bowdoin | Website
Series Record: First Meeting

Adults  - $6
Seniors/Students w/ IDs - $3
Children (3-12)- $2

Saturday, May 19 - NCAA Round of 16
Lions Stadium - The College of New Jersey

Game 1: TCNJ vs. Bowdoin | 11:30 a.m.
Game 2: F&M vs. Colorado College | 2:30 p.m.

Live Video | Live Stats

Sunday, May 20 - NCAA Round of 8
Lions Stadium - The College of New Jersey

Game 3: Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2 | 1:00 p.m.

Live Video | Live Stats

Series Records: F&M is taking on Colorado College for the just the second time in program history. The Diplomats won the first meeting 9-5 back in 2001. F&M could face TCNJ for the 21st time on Sunday, with the Lions holding a 16-4 all-time advantage. A matchup with Bowdoin would be the first in program history. 

National Rankings: F&M is ranked No. 7 in the latest coaches poll, while TCNJ is ranked first and Bowdoin ninth.

F&M's Road: F&M earned an at-large bid into the Tournament and defeated Tufts 12-11 in the second round to advance to the regional rounds. The Diplomats are making their 20th NCAA Tournament appearance, and 12th in the last 13 years. F&M is 31-16 in NCAA Playoff games and 19-1 at home in NCAA games since the start of the 2006 Tournament. The Diplomats have advanced to the Final Four twice in the last three seasons and have won NCAA Championships in 2007 and 2009.

Colorado's Road: Colorado College received an at-large bid after completing the regular season with a 14-4 record and took down Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in the second round.

TCNJ's Road: TCNJ earned its 34th trip in the NCAA Tournament after winning their eighth consecutive NJAC Tournament. The Lions defeated William & Smith last week to advance and have won 14 National Titles in program history. 

Bowdoin's Road: Bowdoin is making their seventh appearance in the NCAA Division III Tournament after finishing as the NESCAC Runners-up two weeks ago. The Polar Bears advanced to the weekend by defeating Stevens 18-8 last weekend.

All-Region: Three members of Franklin & Marshall's women's lacrosse team were named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWCLA) All-Metro Region Team, announced Thursday. Seniors Paige Moriarty and Danielle Harrington, along with sophomore Maggie Hanzsche all earned a spot on the first team. Complete Release