Yale Field Hockey Selected for ECAC Tournament

Yale Field Hockey Selected for ECAC Tournament

Nov. 12, 2003

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - On Monday, November 11, the Yale field hockey team accepted an invitation to play in the 2003 ECAC Division I Field Hockey Championship. Yale was selected as the top seed and will host #2 Pennsylvania in the championship game of the two-team tournament.

The Bulldogs were the champions of the 2002 ECAC Championship as the #4 seed of four teams after defeating #1 Dartmouth in the first round of the tournament and #3 Drexel in the second round. If the Bulldogs win on Saturday, they will be the first team to win two consecutive ECAC Championships.

Yale (11-6, 5-2 Ivy) finished its regular season tied for second in the Ivy League, after winning 10 of their last 12 games.

The game will be played this Saturday, November 15, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. on Johnson Field.