PISCATAWAY, N.J. (March 5, 2014) – The Rutgers women’s lacrosse team has announced changes to its Saturday, March 8 contest against No. 18 Stony Brook. The game will now take place at High Point Solutions Stadium with a 3 p.m. start time.
The contest marks Rutgers’ first time playing in the 52,454 seat facility in program history. The Scarlet Knights enter Saturday’s matchup against the Seawolves with a perfect 3-0 mark “On the Banks,” having played their first three home contests at the RU Turf Field.
The Scarlet Knights are 3-0 at home to open the season for just the fifth time ever. Last year, RU opened the season at 5-0 to record its best start since the 2010 campaign, when the squad went a program-best 6-0 “On the Banks” before suffering its first defeat. In 1997 Rutgers opened the home slate at 4-0, while the 1990 team also went 3-0 before recording its first loss.
Rutgers will face No. 15 Penn today in Philadelphia at 6 p.m.
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