Blue Hens to Host Eight Teams for Spring Play Days
NEWARK, Del. – The 2013 CAA Champion Delaware field hockey team will return to the turf in the coming weeks for five spring play days.
The Blue Hens will host eight teams over two dates before traveling to Virginia, Maryland and Drexel.
UD opens this weekend by welcoming Temple and Villanova to Rullo Stadium Saturday beginning at 10:30 a.m.
The second date at Rullo Stadium is April 12 as a part of the Blue Hens Alumni Weekend. The day will feature squads from Columbia, Cornell, Lafayette, La Salle, Monmouth and Saint Joseph’s in addition to a Delaware Alumni team. Play will begin at 10:30 a.m. Furthermore, the Hens will honor the 2013 squad that evening with their season banquet.
Below is a complete competition overview.
SATURDAY, MARCH 15
at Delaware’s Rullo Stadium (Delaware, Temple, Villanova)
10:30-11:05 UD vs. Villanova
11:15-11:50 UD vs. Temple
12:00-12:35 Villanova vs. Temple
12:50-1:00 Temple A vs. UD / Temple B vs. Villanova
1:05-1:15 Temple B vs. UD / Temple A vs. Villanova
1:20-1:30 UD vs. Villanova / Temple A vs. Temple B
End with Shootouts
SATURDAY, MARCH 22
at Virginia (Delaware, Virginia, William & Mary)
12:00pm UVA vs UD (11v11, 35min)
12:45pm WM vs UD
1:30pm UVA vs WM
2:15pm UVA vs UD (7v7, 10min)
2:30pm WM vs UD
2:45pm UVA vs WM
FRIDAY, MARCH 28
at University of Maryland
7 p.m. start time
11v11 3x20 min
SATURDAY, APRIL 12
at Delaware’s Rullo Stadium (hosting seven teams, see attached schedule)
10:30am – 3:40pm 11v11 games
SATURDAY, APRIL 19
at Drexel (Delaware, Drexel, Rider)
2:30-2:25 Drexel vs UD
3:05-3:30 Rider vs UD
3:40-4:05 Rider vs Drexel
4:15-4:40 UD vs Drexel
4:50-5:15 UD vs Rider
5:25-5:55 Drexel vs Rider