Buckeye Lacrosse Preseason Notebook
Jan. 15, 2014
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State men’s lacrosse team, ranked preseason No. 7 in Face-Off Yearbook, is into its second week of practice as it prepares for the 2014 season. The defending ECAC tournament champion squad begins its slate with three scrimmages, starting with a matchup against Hill Academy Saturday. The team will also host Navy Jan. 25 and Robert Morris Feb. 1 before opening the regular season at Johns Hopkins Feb. 9 and vs. UMass in the Moe’s Southwest Grill Classic in Jacksonville, Fla., Feb. 16. The Buckeyes’ regular-season home opener is Feb. 22 vs. Marquette.
Face-Off with Ohio State Lacrosse Saturday
The day begins at 8 a.m. with an intrasquad scrimmage for the women’s lacrosse program and ends with the men’s lacrosse program taking on Hill Academy at noon in its first scrimmage of 2014.
From 10-11 a.m., fans are invited onto the WHAC field for a meet and greet with members of the men’s and women’s programs and activities. Student-athletes from both teams will be at stations where youth – who are welcome to bring their lacrosse sticks – can test out their lacrosse skills. There will be a chance to ‘Dress Like a Buckeye,’ a bouncehouse, register to win opportunities and more.
Buckeyes Set to Face Hill Academy
Tickets on Sale NowTickets to Ohio State men’s lacrosse regular-season games (except the Showdown in the Shoe April 12 vs. Michigan) are now on sale. Seating inside Woody Hayes Athletic Center is extremely limited and fans are encouraged to prepurchase tickets to the games vs. Navy (Jan. 25), Robert Morris (Feb. 1) and Marquette (Feb. 22) as all three days are expected to sell out prior to gameday.
Ticket information for the Showdown in the Shoe will be announced soon.
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