CBS Sports Network to Televise Navy-Northwestern Women's Lacrosse Game
Dec. 18, 2012
2012 Navy Women's Lacrosse Schedule
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - CBS Sports Network will televise the Navy-Northwestern women's lacrosse game at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on March 11 at 4:00 PM.
Navy will play Northwestern, the defending national champion, for the third straight year. Navy hosted the Wildcats in 2011 and played at Evanston, Ill. in 2012.
The contest will be the fifth CBS Sports Network nationally televised home game in program history for the Navy women. CBS Sports Network televised two Navy home games in 2011 and one each in 2009 and 2012.
Navy has won three straight Patriot League Championships and has advanced to three consecutive NCAA Tournaments. The Mids will play their sixth season of NCAA Division I Lacrosse in 2013.
Navy sported an 18-3 record and captured the Patriot League regular season title with a perfect 6-0 mark in league play in 2012. Navy finished the season ranked No. 19 in the final deBeer Media Poll and No. 14 in the national RPI rankings.
Head coach Cindy Timchal will enter her 31st season as a head coach in 2013. Timchal is the NCAA's all-time leader in career wins with 412 and is 76-22 (.776) over her first five seasons in Annapolis.
Navy will open the 2013 season on February 10 at home against Winthrop.