Field Set for 2012 MAAC Men's Lacrosse Championship
Release: April 30, 2012
Edison, NJ - The 2012 Men's Lacrosse Championship will be held on Friday, May 4 and Sunday, May 6 at Tenney Stadium in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. on the campus of Marist College.
The first semifinal matchup is on Friday, April 27 and features the second seeded Detroit Titans and the third seeded Canisius Golden Griffins at 4:30 p.m. Detroit won the regular season matchup with a score of 17-12. Both Detroit and Canisius finish their regular seasons 3-3 in the MAAC.
The second semifinal matchup will be between the first seeded Siena Saints and the fourth seeded Marist Red Foxes at 7:30 p.m. Siena won the championship last year and went undefeated in the conference regular season which clinched them the 2012 regular season title. On April 21, the Saints beat the Red Foxes with a final score of 20-8.
The championship game will take place on Sunday, May 6 at noon. The winner of the championship will receive the MAAC's automatic bid to the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship.
Fans can watch a live broadcast of the championship awards banquet on MAAC.TV on Thursday, May 3. The event will begin at 7:45 p.m. The broadcast of the banquet is available free of charge.
All three Men's Lacrosse Championship games will be available to watch on MAAC.TV as well.