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WHITTIER, Calif. – First year Head Coach Sylvia Queener, released her 2017 Women's Lacrosse schedule Friday and looks to continue moving the program forward as she puts together a strong schedule, which includes 11 home games.
Whittier gets right into their campaign on Sunday, February 19 as they host Augustana College before rolling off four consecutive Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) contests. They travel to Redlands (Feb. 24) and Chapman (Mar. 8) and will host Claremont-M-S (Mar. 1) and Pomona-Pitzer (Mar. 4).
Two home non-conference games against FDU-Florham (Mar. 14) and Whitman (Mar. 16) take the Purple & Gold into another conference game this time against Occidental College on March 18 on the road.
Immediately following the Poets then return home for five consecutive home games, which includes three non-conference games with North Central (Ill.), George Fox (Mar. 27), and Linfield (Mar. 29), with two SCIAC games against Occidental (Apr. 8), and Redlands (Apr. 12) jumpstarting April competition.
The final three games in April include two road contests with Claremont-M-S (Apr. 15) and Pomona-Pitzer (Apr. 19) and a home game against Chapman (Apr. 22).