UMW Field Hockey Gains #3 Seed in NCAA Tournament; Will Host Regional This Weekend

The University of Mary Washington, fresh off its 2012 Capital Athletic Conference championship, will host second- and third-round action of the 2012 NCAA Division III tournament this weekend at the Battleground.

The Eagles will open play on Saturday against the winner of Wednesday's Eastern University at Franklin & Marshall College first round game. The other side of the bracket leading to Fredericksburg will see Lynchburg College host Catholic University on Wednesday, with the winner facing Messiah College in Fredericksburg on Saturday.

Game times and ticket information will be released on Monday.