NCAA Championship Information: Salisbury vs. Cortland
2008 NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse National Championship
May 25 • 1:30 p.m. • Foxborough, Mass. • Gillette Stadium
|#1 Salisbury (21-0)||#2 SUNY Cortland (18-1)|
What: 2008 NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse National Championship game
Who: #1 Salisbury vs. #2 SUNY Cortland
When: Sunday, May 25
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Where: Foxborough, Mass. • Gillette Stadium
TV: CBS College TV (CSTV) - Will air LIVE! - Check your local listings - www.cstv.com
Web Stream: Watch the game online here (You will need to signup for a FREE account first)
Live Stats: Follow along online here
Radio: None for SU
NOTE:Fan can purchase tickets for Sunday's championship game at Gillette Stadium on game day or the day before at the stadium ticket offices. Seating for Sunday's championship game is general admission. SU fans are encouraged to sit behind the SU bench area (Section 107). SU will use the North Bench. Tickets cost $35 for Sunday's Division II and III championships. If you want to purchase a three-day pass they cost between $70-$80 each. There will be plenty of seating for Sunday's game as the stadium holds over 68,000.
Boston: Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau
Hotels: Fan Housing Web Site
Parking: Directions on parking at Gillette Stadium
Gillette Stadium: More about the stadium
Directions to Foxborough: How to get here
Still have a question: Check out the Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
Want to meet the Sea
Fans attending Saturday's Division I semifinals have the chance to meet the 2008 Sea Gulls in between the two semifinal games. The entire team will be signing autographs on the concourse, on the North end of the stadium, in the Patriot Place Plaza. Stop by and meet this year's team! Also, during the halftime of the first semifinal the fours teams competing in the Division II and III championships will be recognized on the main field.
GAME NOTES AND
Game Notes: Official Salisbury National Championship Game Notes (PDF)
The Daily Times: You don't know Jake DeLillo
The Daily Times: The X-Men - Ryan Brown, Ryan Finch
The Daily Times: When SU clears, Cortland will go along for the ride
Lacrosse Magazine: Magic Kingdom Kid - Mike Von Kamecke feature
Inside Lacrosse: Division III championship game breakdown
Inside Lacrosse: Q&A with Nick Fiorentino
Baltimore Examiner: Third-string goalie thrust into limelight
Boston Herlad: National scene boasts a local look (SU's Krasco and Donnelly featured)
Syracuse Post-Standard: Baldwinsville's Fiorentino saves Gulls
VARSITY CLUB RECEPTION AT GILLETTE STADIUM
The SU Varsity Club and the SU Alumni Association will be sponsoring a reception prior to the championship game on Sunday. There will be in an area near Parking Lot 22. Look for the Water Tower as a visual land mark. This area will also include the Lacrosse Festival, which has many interactive areas for the kid in all of us. They will have non-alcoholic beverages and food for all of their members and friends who trek north. As always, just look for the Maroon and Gold Varsity Club Tent! The area will open around 10:30 a.m., (parking lots open at 10 a.m., stadium gates at 11 a.m.).
WATCHING THE GAME ON THE
The SU Varsity Club and SU Alumni Association has teamed with their good friends at The Greene Turtle to secure at least one Large Screen Television at each of the The Greene Turtle locations dedicated to the Championship Game. For the Turtle nearest you click here. Be sure to ask the manager at your location about SU Lax Specials! Those of you in the Salisbury area can catch the game at either The Greene Turtle or Adam's Ribs in Fruitland. Please remember to support those who support Sea Gull Lacrosse and Salisbury University Athletics!
Please check back throughout the week for more updates on the big game. Go Sea Gulls!