May 20, 2016
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Panthers Pursue Perfection and an Eighth National Championship

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The Adelphi University women’s lacrosse team chases the second NCAA Division II National Championship three-peat in program history on Saturday, May 20, 2016, in Denver. 

The Panther’s women’s lacrosse team advances to the finals of the NCAA Division II championships after defeating conference rival Le Moyne College, 13-4. The undefeated Panthers will face Florida Southern College at 4:00 p.m. EDT as the team chases a third straight title and the program’s eighth NCAA Division II National Championship.

The contest will be streamed live at Fans can also follow the action on Twitter (@AUPanthers). will post addiitonal news and updates.
The Adelphi softball program also made its mark this week with a second straight NCAA Division II Women’s College World Series run. The team had an inspiring season that came to a close when it lost a 1-0 heartbreaker on May 19, 2016, to Armstrong State University. 
Women's Lax 2016 DII Quarterfinals

The Adelphi women’s lacrosse team is in contention for its eighth NCAA Division II title. The team plays on May 21, 2016, in the Division II finals.



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Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

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