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Florida Southern Women Earns #2 Seed in NCAA South Regional

Written by Lee Roggenburg on . Posted in .
via press release – photo via FSC web site   INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Florida Southern College women’s lacrosse, fresh off its second-straight Sunshine State Conference Tournament title, earned the No. 2 seed in the South Region of the 2017 NCAA Division II Women’s Lacrosse Tournament, the NCAA announced on Sunday. The Moccasins will host the winner of the matchup between No. 3 East Stroudsburg and No. 6 Florida Tech. The Warriors and Panthers will play at 3 p.m. on Friday at Bryant Stadium, and the winner will take on the Mocs at 3 p.m. on Saturday for a spot in the Final Four. Florida Southern, which enters the tournament on a 16-game winning streak, defeated Florida Tech twice this year including the SSS Tournament Championship. The Moccasins have never faced East Stroudsburg. Lindenwood earned the No. 1 seed in the South Region, while Regis was the No. 4 seed and Queens (NC) was the No. 5 seed. Both Florida Southern and Lindenwood earned first-round byes in the tournament. In the North Region, Adelphi earned the No. 1 spot while Le Moyne came in at No. 2. Adephi will face the winner of No. 4 New Haven and No. 5 Mercy, while Le Moyne will take on the winner of No. 3 LIU Post and No. 6 NYIT. During the regular season, Florida Southern faced four teams that were selected to this year’s NCAA Tournament, with wins over Florida Tech and Queens and losses to Adephi and Lindenwood. Details on this weekend’s games, including live video, live stats and ticket information, will be made available in the coming days at FSCMocs.com    

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