Complete 2017-2018 Slate Of Women's Basketball Games Announced
BALTIMORE - Loyola University Maryland will open its 2017-2018 Patriot League schedule with three of its first five conference contests in Reitz Arena, starting with a Tuesday, January 2, contest against the U.S. Military Academy.
The Greyhounds will officially begin their fifth season in the League on Friday, December 29, in Annapolis, Maryland, at the U.S. Naval Academy, before kicking off its home slate of conference tilts.
Army visits Reitz Arena for the first Patriot League home game of the new year, and Loyola then travels to Boston University on Friday, January 5. Home matches against College of the Holy Cross and American University follow on January 8 and 11, respectively.
The game against American will be Field Trip Day in Reitz Arena. The late-morning game will play host to hundreds of school students from the Baltimore area.
Loyola then makes a two-game trip to Lafayette College and Bucknell University for games on January 14 and 17, respectively, before returning home to play Colgate University (January 21) and Lehigh University (January 24).
The Greyhounds will play three-straight on the road at Army, Holy Cross and American from January 27-February 7 before hosting one of the highlights of the athletics calendar on Saturday, February 10. Loyola will welcome hundreds of girls and young women to Reitz Arena that day when it hosts Women In Sports Day against Lafayette College. The event celebrates women in athletics with fun-filled games and activities for children in Kindergarten through eighth grade.
A home game versus Bucknell is next on the docket on Wednesday, February 14, before the Greyhounds travel to Colgate and Lehigh on February 17 and 21, respectively
Two Reitz Arena tilts conclude the regular-season slate for Loyola. The Greyhounds will host Navy on Saturday, February 24, before taking on Boston University Wednesday, February 28.
The schedule is subject to change; check LoyolaGreyhounds.com for the most recent updates. For information on attending Field Trip Day or Women In Sports Day, contact Melissa Hassen at firstname.lastname@example.org.