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William & Mary field hockey wins first-ever CAA Championship, will host Monmouth Wednesday

William & Mary field hockey wins first-ever CAA Championship, will host Monmouth Wednesday
Posted at 11:53 PM, Nov 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-04 23:53:21-05

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (Tribe Athletics) – The William & Mary field hockey team won its first-ever conference tournament crown on Sunday, overcoming a 1-0 deficit to defeat No. 14 Delaware 3-2 in overtime in the Colonial Athletic Association Championship game.

William & Mary Field Hockey (Courtesy: Tribe Athletics)

The Tribe improved to 11-7 on the year, and earned the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament, while the Blue Hens fell to 13-7, and must await word on a possible at-large bid to the national field.

William & Mary will host it’s first-ever NCAA Play-In Game Wednesday against MAAC champion Monmouth.