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Pitt invitational

Mar. 10, 2016

Pittsburgh, PA: The #3 ranked University of Pittsburgh Women's Lacrosse team will be hosting its 20th Annual Invitational Lacrosse tournament on Friday March 18-Sunday March 20th at the Charles L. Cost Center on the campus of the U. of Pittsburgh

This years field is the best assembly of teams in the 20 year history of the Pitt Inviational, as every team is either ranked in the top 20 or participated in last years national Championships. There will be 10 games played over three days with each team playing against each other. This weekend will go a long way in determining teams road to this years National Championships

#7 ranked and 5 time National Champion Colorado St makes its first visit to Pittsburgh, Colorado St brings in a 7-0 record to Pittsburgh and is only one of two teams Pitt has never beaten

#14 Ranked Delaware is also making its inaugaral trip to Pittsburgh, Delaware brings in a 4-1 record with its only loss a one goal defeat to #17 James Madison. Pitt defeated Delaware 14-9 at last years national Championships in there only other meeting

#19 ranked University of Florida makes its 2nd appearance of all time to Pittsburgh. Florida brings in a record of 5-1 with its only loss to #18 Central Florida by one goal. Pitt last met Florida two years ago when Florida was ranked #1 in the country and Pitt #2 and Pitt came away with the victory that day on its way to its first national Championship

Finally Arch Rival Penn St returns to the Pitt Invitational for the 9th consecutive year. Penn St will open up its season this weekend, so it is not ranked at the present time, however after finishing 9th at last years National Championships and knocking of Pitt at the invitational last year for the first time. Penn St will be ready for all three teams this weekend


2016 Pitt Invitational Schedule

Friday March 18th   7:30PM  Penn St vs Colorado St

                                  9:30PM  Pitt vs Delaware


Saturday March 19th  12:00PM  Penn St vs Florida

                         2;00PM Pitt vs Colorado St

                                       4:00PM  Delaware vs Penn St

                                       6:00PM  Pitt vs Florida

                                       8:00PM Delaware vs Colorado St


Sunday March 20th          11:00AM  Florida vs Delaware

                                       1:00PM  Florida vs Colorado St

                                       3:00PM Pitt vs Penn St*  MOVED TO 9:00AM

                                         

 

 

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