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Jennifer Ulehla

Sept. 16, 2013

Women's Lacrosse Holds First Practice

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- University of Michigan women's lacrosse head coach Jennifer Ulehla announced the program's inaugural fall schedule today (Monday, Sept. 16). The nine-game schedule will be highlighted by its home tournament on Sunday, Oct. 20, at Oosterbaan Fieldhouse.

The Wolverines will begin fall action on Sunday, Sept. 29, at Loyola University in Baltimore, Md. U-M will face Loyola, who finished the 2013 season ranked No. 10 in the IWLCA Coaches Poll, at 10 a.m. and American Lacrosse Conference (ALC) foe Johns Hopkins at 11:20 a.m.

On Saturday, Oct. 12, Michigan will travel to the University of Louisville for a single game against the Cardinals at noon.

The women's lacrosse program will host its inaugural fall tournament on Sunday, Oct. 20. The Wolverines will welcome second-year program Marquette, as well as Detroit to Oosterbaan Fieldhouse for 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. matchups, respectively.

The Maize and Blue will cap its fall season by traveling to Duke University to play four games on Saturday, Oct. 26, and Sunday, Oct. 27. The Wolverines will play two games each day -- opponents and exact game times will be announced at a later date.

Michigan will open its inaugural 2014 season on Saturday, Feb. 22, at Villanova, before welcoming Marquette back to Ann Arbor for its first regular-season home contest on Friday, Feb. 28. The first women's lacrosse team in program history was announced on Nov. 21, 2012, and features 28 players from 10 different states across the country.

Women's Lacrosse 2013 Fall Schedule

Date Opponent Site Time
Sunday, Sept. 29 Loyola Loyola University 10 a.m.
Johns Hopkins Loyola University 11:20 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 12 Louisville University of Louisville Noon
Sunday, Oct. 20 Marquette Oosterbaan Fieldhouse 11 a.m.
Detroit Oosterbaan Fieldhouse 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 26 TBA Duke University 10 a.m.-noon
Sunday, Oct. 27 TBA Duke University 8 a.m.-1 p.m.