BABSON PARK, Mass.—After finishing the 2017 regular season with four wins in its final five games, Babson College head men's lacrosse coach Brendan Gorman released the program's 2018 schedule on Friday.
After opening the season at Skidmore on February 24 and Bates, which reached the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals last season, on February 28, the Beavers begin the month of March with four consecutive games at MacDowell Field. The Green and White hosts Union on March 3, Curry on March 6, and Rensselaer on March 10 before wrapping up the home stand against Roger Williams on March 14.
Babson will take on Sewanee (March 21) and Colorado College (March 23) at Germantown Academy outside of Philadelphia during spring break, which is followed by a trip to Trinity on March 27. Babson will visit Massachusetts Maritime in its New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) opener on March 30 before returning home to face defending league champion Springfield on April 7.
The Green and White hosts Emerson on April 14, which is followed by road trips to Wheaton on April 18 and Clark on April 21. Babson will host a pair of league foes in the final week of the regular season when it takes on MIT on April 25 and Coast Guard on April 28 at MacDowell Field.
The four-team NEWMAC Tournament begins with a pair of semifinal contests on May 2 and concludes with the championship game at the highest remaining seed on May 5.