Crusader Notes For April 8

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WORCESTER, Mass. – The baseball team will get the week started with a home contest versus Central Connecticut on Tuesday, April 8 at Fitton Field at 5:00 p.m. The Crusaders will also play at Dartmouth on Wednesday, April 9, before they travel to Lehigh on Saturday and Sunday, April 12-13, a four-game series with the Mountain Hawks. Saturday and Sunday’s doubleheaders will begin at 12:00 p.m. The men’s lacrosse team will host Sacred Heart on Tuesday at 7:00 p.m., before it travels to Colgate on Saturday for a 1:00 p.m. contest. The softball team will entertain Central Connecticut on Wednesday at 4:00 p.m., before it hosts Boston University on Saturday and Sunday. Saturday will feature a 12:00 p.m. doubleheader, while the two teams will conclude the series with one contest on Sunday as 12:00 p.m. The women’s lacrosse team will host Harvard on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m., before it also entertains Navy on Saturday at 2:00 p.m.  

Men’s tennis will play a trio of matches this week, beginning with a home tilt versus UMass Dartmouth on Thursday, April 10 at 3:30 p.m. The Crusaders will then travel to Hartford on Friday, April 11, before they host Colby on Sunday at 12:00 p.m. The men’s rowing team will compete in the George Washington Invitational on Friday and Saturday. Friday’s event will begin at 1:00 p.m., while Saturday’s races will commence at 8:00 a.m. The men’s golf team continues its spring slate with the New England Division I Championship on Saturday and Sunday at the Pautipaug Country Club in Pautipaug, Conn.

The men’s and women’s track and field teams will travel to UMass Amherst to compete in the Minuteman Invitational on Saturday. Women’s rowing will race in the Knecht Cup on Saturday and Sunday, while the women’s tennis team will host Simmons on Saturday (12:00 p.m.) and Colby on Sunday (12:00 p.m.). The women’s golf team will wrap up the week’s events with the Brown Invitational on Sunday and Monday, April 13-14.

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