The Central Connecticut women's lacrosse team hosts the Bison of Howard University at Arute Field in New Britain, CT. Today's contest is the fifth all-time meeting between the Bison and Blue Devils on the lacrosse field with the Blue Devils holding a 3-1 record in the series. CCSU also has a perfect 2-0 record against Howard at Arute Field.
• This is the third of three-straight home games for the Blue Devils and the final non-conference game of the season for CCSU.
• Following today's game the Blue Devils will open Northeast Conference play on Friday, April 4 at Mount St. Mary's. CCSU will also visit Wagner on Sunday, April 6 before returning home for four straight contests. The Blue Devils will host Saint Francis U, Robert Morris, Bryant and Sacred Heart at home over a three week period. The regular season will wrap-up with a trip to LIU Brooklyn on April 27 and the NEC Tournament will begin on May 2 at the site of the regular season champion.
• Senior Amanda Toke currently leads the Blue Devils in points (24), goals (18), assists (6) and draw controls (30). Sophomore Madison Hughes has a team-high 22 ground balls and 13 caused turnovers. While sophomore Falynn McCartney is second on the squad in points (16), goals (13) and draw controls (29).
• Freshman Marissa Soto was selected as the NEC Rookie of the Week on Monday, March 17. Soto registered her first career goal and assist over a pair of games at Stony Brook and Brown. She also had four ground balls and three draw controls on the week.