Sunshine State Women's lacrosse three contests Preview

Sunshine State Women's lacrosse

The nationally-ranked Saint Anselm College women's lacrosse team heads to the Sunshine State for three games over spring break. The team meets Flagler College on Monday, Mar. 14 before matching up with two nationally-ranked programs in Saint Leo University on Wednesday, Mar. 16 and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University on Friday, Mar. 18.

The Hawks posted a season-opening win over Southern Connecticut State University on Mar. 5, improving to 1-0 overall and in Northeast-10 Conference play. That marks the third consecutive season-opening win for Saint Anselm. After the spring break trip, the Hawks host Saint Michael's College in NE10 action on Tuesday, Mar. 22.

Flagler is 4-4 to open its inaugural season. In its last time out, Flagler recorded a 19-5 win over North Greenville on Mar. 9. The Saints will host UVA Wise on Thursday, Mar. 17 in their fourth consecutive home contest before hosting the Owls on Saturday, Mar. 19 to close a five-game home stand.

Saint Leo hosts the Hawks in their eighth consecutive home contest on Wednesday. The team fell to nationally-ranked Seton Hill on Mar. 10 by an 18-10 score, pushing their record to 3-5. The Lions conclude their non-conference slate on Thursday, Mar. 24 against Colorado Mesa before opening Sunshine State Conference play on Saturday, Mar. 26 against Lynn.

Embry-Riddle concludes its seven-game home stand by hosting the Hawks on Friday, Mar. 18. The team posted a 20-5 win over North Greenville on Mar. 12, improving to 7-0 on the season. The Eagles will host Alabama-Huntsville on Wednesday, Mar. 16 before welcoming Saint Anselm to Daytona Beach, Fla. The team has downed three nationally-ranked programs so far this season and most recently downed Davis & Elkins by a 23-2 score on Mar. 9.