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WHITTIER, Calif. – The Whittier College Women's Lacrosse team officially announced their 2018 schedule Thursday as Head Coach Sylvia Queener begins her second year at the helm of the program.
They jump right into Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play in February traveling to the Uni. of Redlands on February 17. They then have their home opener on February 21 as Sylvia welcomes in her older sister and the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer.
The Purple & Gold have six straight home contests to open March competition. They remain in conference hosting Claremont-M-S (March 3) and Occidental (March 7) and then begin their non-conference schedule with Beloit (March 12), Augsburg (March 15), Wooster (March 17), and Goucher (March 19).
A quick break in their home schedule occurs on March 24 when they travel to take on Chapman University. They then return to Memorial Stadium on March 26 and 28 to take on George Fox and DePauw.
Six games in April round out their regular season schedule. They begin on the road against Pomona-Pitzer on April 4 and then begin a three game home stand with Whitman (April 6), Redlands (April 11), and Chapman (April 14). Their final two games on the season are on the road against Claremont-M-S (April 18) and Occidental (April 21).