Women's Lacrosse Weekly Central

March 22, 2017

Rosemont, Ill. – Conference play continues this week with three Big Ten match-ups highlighting the upcoming schedule. On Wednesday, No. 17 Johns Hopkins and No. 1 Maryland host nonconference opponents, as Vanderbilt and No. 11 Penn travel to Baltimore and College Park, respectively.

Thursday evening showcases a match-up that will be televised live on BTN, as Michigan, who won its first-ever conference game last week, looks to win consecutive conference games when No. 17 Northwestern visits Ann Arbor. Friday night features another conference contest when Ohio State makes the trip to Rutgers.

On Saturday afternoon, No. 1 Maryland hits the road for a nonconference game at James Madison. Later that day, a match-up of ranked conference opponents will be played in Baltimore, as No. 17 Johns Hopkins hosts No. 5 Penn State.

The week concludes on Sunday with a trio of nonconference home games, as Ohio State hosts No. 10 USC, Michigan hosts Winthrop and No. 17 Northwestern welcomes Louisville.

March 22
No. 17 Johns Hopkins vs. Vanderbilt (Baltimore, Md.), 1 pm ET
No. 1 Maryland vs. No. 11 Penn (College Park, Md.), 7 pm ET

March 23
Michigan vs. No. 17 Northwestern (Ann Arbor, Mich.), 5 pm ET1

March 24
Rutgers vs. Ohio State (Piscataway, N.J.), 7 pm ET

March 25
No. 1 Maryland at James Madison (Harrisonburg, Va.), 2 pm ET
No. 17 Johns Hopkins vs. No. 5 Penn State (Baltimore Md.), 4:30 pm ET

March 26
Ohio State vs. No. 10 USC (Columbus, Ohio), 12 pm ET
Michigan vs. Winthrop (Ann Arbor, Mich.), 1 pm ET
No. 17 Northwestern vs. Louisville (Evanston, Ill.), 1 pm ET

1 Game televised live on BTN

Rankings listed using Inside Lacrosse Poll (March 20)