INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA Division II Field Hockey Committee released Monday the 2013 tournament field.
Long Island University/LIU-Post and Shippensburg (Pa.) will receive first-round byes in the six-team field. In the North Region, Merrimack will travel to Stonehill for a first-round contest at noon ET Nov. 16. The winner will meet LIU-Post in a semifinal matchup. Millersville (Pa.) will play host to West Chester in the South Region first-round contest at noon Nov. 16. The winner will advance to play Shippensburg.
Semifinals will be played at 12:30 and 3:30 p.m. Nov. 22, with the championship final being held at 1:15 p.m. Nov. 24. Semifinals will be played at the Virginia Beach Sportsplex and National Training Center in Virginia Beach, Va., and finals will be played at L.R. Hill Sports Complex in Norfolk, Va.
1. LIU Post (20-0 overall, 20-0 in region)
2. Stonehill (18-3, 18-3)
3. Merrimack (13-5, 13-5)
1. Shippensburg (18-1 overall, 18-1 region)
2. Millersville (18-2, 18-2)
3. West Chester (14-5, 13-5)