Lacrosse

LAX: Gators to face Johns Hopkins to open NCAA Tournament

Photo by John W. Robinson

The Florida lacrosse team learned of their NCAA fate during the selection show Sunday night.

The Gators will travel to Chapel Hill, NC where they will open Tournament play with a first round match against Johns Hopkins on Friday, May 10.

Florida completed the regular season and conference tournament with ten straight wins in addition to securing regular season and conference tourney titles.

The Gators did not face the Blue Jays this season, but hold a 5-1 all-time record against the program located in Baltimore, MD.

Johns Hopkins finished the season 10-7 overall with a 2-4 mark in Big East action.

A win against the Blue Jays would set up a rematch with #3 seed North Carolina on Sunday, May 12.

The Gators fell to the Tar Heels 11-9 in Gainesville back in March.

Stay posted with ChompTalk.com for the latest on the Gators lacrosse program’s post-season run.

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