The 2012 NEWMAC women’s lacrosse tournament is slated to start on Wednesday, April 25, when No. 4 Wellesley hosts No. 5 Smith College.
The winner of Smith-Wellesley will advance to Saturday’s semi-finals against No. 1 Babson College. Springfield College and Wheaton College will also face-off in the second round, too. Also, Babson, Springfield and Wheaton each earned first round byes due to their records.
Last season, Babson defeated Springfield in the title match, 19-7, and earned their fifth consecutive tournament championship crown.