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WHITTIER, Calif. – First year Head Coach Nick Marks officially announced his 2018 Men's Lacrosse Schedule Monday.
It's a 15-game schedule, with five match-ups occurring inside of Memorial Stadium.
The Purple & Gold took on USC and Concordia in the Fall and open 2018 with another club team, San Diego State on February 3 at 12:00pm.
They then hit the road for five games spanning from February 17-25. They begin with a trip to Belmont, CA on February 17-18 where they will take on Westminster (UT) and Notre Dame de Namur. They then leave five days later to Texas for a three game trip taking on Hendrix (February 23), Birmingham Southern (February 24), and Southwestern (February 25).
March play begins with three home games against Eastern Connecticut State (March 11), Southwestern (March 15), and Elmhurst (March 22) in front of a road dual with Chapman University on March 31.
Colorado College comes into town on April 7 for the first Battle in the West Showdown and then Whittier leaves for four games to wrap up their season. They travel to Illinois on April 13-15 to take on Illinois Wesleyan (March 13) and Aurora (March 15). Then go to Colorado Springs, CO for their final two games where they will battle the Tigers of Colorado College for the Locker-Stabler Cup on April 28 and Johnson & Wales (CO) on April 29.