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Duke Earns No. 4 Seed in ACC Championship
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 04/21/2013
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DURHAM, N.C. – The matchups have been set for the 2013 Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Lacrosse Championship, with fourth-seeded Duke slated to face fifth-seeded Virginia in the quarterfinals Thursday, Apr. 25 at 1 p.m. from North Carolina’s Fetzer Field in Chapel Hill, N.C.

The winner of the game between the Blue Devils and Cavaliers will advance to the semifinals to take on top-seeded Maryland Friday, Apr. 26 at 1 p.m.

The winner of Friday’s semifinals games will advance to the championship game on Sunday, Apr. 28, at 5 p.m. The complete tournament will be broadcast by the league’s Regional Sports Networks, which include FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Florida, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, and NESN. Mike Hogewood and Leah Secondo will call the action.

All-session tickets, which include entry for all five women’s lacrosse games at Fetzer Field and all three men’s lacrosse games at Kenan Stadium, are available for $20, with individual session tickets selling for $10. Children six years and younger will be permitted free of charge, as will any ACC student with a valid student ID.

Ninth-ranked Duke enters the ACC Championship with an overall ledger of 11-4 and closed the ACC regular season with a mark of 2-3. The Blue Devils topped Virginia by a score of 13-7 during the teams’ regular season meeting in Charlottesville on March 23.

2013 ACC Championship Bracket

Thursday, Apr. 25
#4 Duke vs. #5 Virginia, 1 p.m. (RSN)
#3 Boston College vs. #6 Virginia Tech, 3 p.m. (RSN)

Friday, Apr. 26
#1 Maryland vs. #4 Duke/#5 Virginia, 1 p.m. (RSN)
#2 North Carolina vs. #3 Boston College/#6 Virginia Tech, 3 p.m. (RSN)

Sunday, Apr. 28
Championship Game, 5 p.m. (RSN)