BABSON PARK, Mass.—Coming off its fifth consecutive New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament final last spring, Babson College head coach Jim Berrigan released his program's 2018 spring schedule on Thursday.
The Beavers, who competed in a trio of tournaments during the fall, open dual-match play at Vassar on February 24. The Green and White takes on Endicott in its home opener on March 3 and will visit Connecticut College and Middlebury on March 10-11 before heading to Orlando, Fla., for three matches between March 19-21.
Babson comes home to host four straight contests, beginning with Bates on March 28. The Green and White takes on Brandeis on March 29 and will meet defending NEWMAC champion MIT on April 4. Following a home date against Tufts on April 7, the Beavers hit the road for league matches at Coast Guard (April 8) and Clark (April 14) before returning home to take on Colby on April 15.
Babson wraps up the regular season with a pair of home dates against Springfield (April 18) and Wheaton (April 25), as well as a road match at Emerson on April 21. The five-team NEWMAC Tournament gets underway with a quarterfinal match on April 29, which will be followed by a pair of semifinal contests at the two highest seeds on May 2. The conference final will be played on May 6.