October 26, 2006

ODAC TOURNAMENT FIELDS SET FOR SEVERAL SPORTS

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced its pairings for the postseason tournaments in field hockey and men's and women's soccer.

The Generals' women's soccer team earned the tournament's top seed and would host throughout the tournament should they advance to the championship match. W&L will host Emory & Henry in a first round contest this Saturday at noon. The semifinals will take place at the campuses of the highest remaining seeds on November 1, with the championship being held on November 4 at the highest remaining seed.

The W&L field hockey team will be the tournament's second seed and will play host to Roanoke on Saturday at 1:00 pm. The tournament semifinals and championship would then be played on November 3-4 at the highest remaining seed.

W&L's men's soccer team garnered the third seed and will take on Eastern Mennonite on Saturday at 2:30 pm. The tournament semifinals and championship would also be played on November 3-4 at the highest remaining seed.

The Generals have also earned the top seed for the volleyball tournament which will begin on October 31 at the highest seeds. W&L's opponent and a match time have yet to be determined.

ODAC Women's Soccer Tournament
First Round - October 28

#8 Emory & Henry at #1 Washington and Lee; 12:00 pm
#5 Roanoke at #4 Virginia Wesleyan; 3:30 pm
#6 Lynchburg at #3 Eastern Mennonite; 6:00 pm
#7 Randolph-Macon at #2 Guilford; TBA

ODAC Field Hockey Tournament
First Round - October 28

#8 Sweet Briar at #1 Lynchburg; 2:00 pm
#5 Randolph-Macon at #4 Virginia Wesleyan; 1:30 pm
#6 Bridgewater at #3 Eastern Mennonite; 3:00 pm
#7 Roanoke at #2 Washington and Lee; 1:00 pm

ODAC Men's Soccer Tournament
First Round - October 28

#8 Bridgewater at #1 Roanoke; 1:00 pm
#5 Hampden-Sydney at #4 Virginia Wesleyan; 6:00 pm
#6 Eastern Mennonite at #3 Washington and Lee; 2:30 pm
#7 Randolph-Macon at #2 Lynchburg; TBA

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