Edison, N.J. – The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Council of Presidents voted unanimously to support the MAAC Committee on Athletic Administration’s proposal to change the formats of the 2014 MAAC Men’s Lacrosse and Softball Championships.
The 2014 MAAC Men’s Lacrosse Championship will move to a Thursday – Saturday format with the semifinal games to be held on Thursday, May 1 and the championship final to be held on Saturday, May 3. The championship will be hosted by Marist College at Tenney Stadium on Leonidoff Field.
The 2014 MAAC Softball Championship format has been expanded a six team format over four days of competition with the first day of competition beginning on Wednesday, May 7. The championship will be held at Alumni Softball Field on the campus of Fairfield University from May 7 – 10 with the Sunday, May 11 as the rain day. The Committee on Athletic Administration plans to review the bracket for the six team format to provide the best experience for the student athletes participating.
About the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
The MAAC, headquartered in Edison, N.J., consists of 11 member institutions: Canisius College, Fairfield University, Iona College, Manhattan College, Marist College, Monmouth University, Niagara University, Quinnipiac University, Rider University, Saint Peter's University and Siena College. For more on the conference please visit, www.maacsports.com.