First-Ever Lacrosse Game to be Televised

Dubbed as ‘First Draw’, GVSU’s new lacrosse team will be taking the field for the first time in 2012. The newest of GVSU’s 20 varsity sports will be hosting Lindenwood (Mo.) on Friday, March 16, 2012 at 4:00 pm. The first home lacrosse game will also be the first official contest held in the brand new Track & Field/Lacrosse Stadium. That facility is located on the south end of campus, near the GVSU Soccer Field and the Meadows driving range.

The inaugural game will be televised by GVSN on Comcast. It will also be webcast on

While March 16 will mark the date for the first home game, the lacrosse team will travel to North and South Carolina for four games during spring break. During that time, the team will face Pfeiffer, Converse, Lenior-Rhyne, and Queens (N.C.).