Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/17/12
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The Widener men’s lacrosse team heads into the 2012 campaign having won six of the last seven Middle Atlantic Conference championships.
The Pride (15-3, 11-0 MAC last year) are coming off their 13th Middle Atlantic Conference title, their ninth appearance in the NCAA Tournament and their first undefeated conference regular season since 2003.
This is the first season the former MAC is split into the Commonwealth and Freedom Conferences. The two conference winners will meet May 5 to determine the MAC’s automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament.
opens the season February 25 at home against SUNY Cortland, which last year advanced to the NCAA quarterfinals and is ranked fifth in this poll.
The Pride will don the following new gear this year:
Nike Modified Hopkins Jerseys
STX K 18 Gloves
Cascade Pro7 Helmets
STX Cell Arm Guards