BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College women's lacrosse team has released its 2019 regular season schedule, first-year head coach Cat Lovallo announced today (Wednesday, Nov. 7).
The team opens with two non-regional opponents hosting Keiser University on Feb. 10 and traveling to Berry College on Feb. 17, before traveling to Tusculum on Feb. 23. LMC opens Conference Carolinas play at Belmont Abbey on Feb. 27, before hosting back-to-back non-league games with Davis and Elkins (Mar. 3) and Ashland (Mar. 7).
The Bobcats jump back into conference play at Converse on Mar. 9, before beginning a three-game conference home stand. LMC will host North Greenville on Mar. 12, followed by Mount Olive on Mar. 17 and Barton on Mar. 24.
The Bobcats will then embark on a three-game road stretch to end the month of March and start the month of April that includes one non-conference game sandwiched in between two league games. LMC will take on Chowan on Mar. 30, before traveling to Mars Hill on Apr. 3 and finishing the trip at Emmanuel (Ga.) on Apr. 6. The Bobcats return home on Apr. 11 to host Southern Wesleyan, before traveling to Limestone on Apr. 13. The regular season concludes at home on Apr. 17 against Erskine.
"I am excited for this season, as we will have good competition from all of our opponents this year," said Lovallo. "I hope to have a big turnout from LMC for the opening game against Keiser on Feb. 10."