Field hockey: Division II championship field announced
INDIANAPOLIS---The NCAA Division II Field Hockey Committee announced today the 2016 tournament field.
Millersville University of Pennsylvania (17-4) and Long Island University [LIU Post] (15-3) will receive first-round byes in the six-team field. In the Atlantic region, Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (16-3) will travel to East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (15-4) for a first-round contest at 1 p.m. Eastern time, Saturday, November 12. The winner will meet in a semifinal match-up against Millersville. Saint Anselm College (16-4) will host Stonehill College (14-5) in the East region first-round contest at 1 p.m. Eastern time, Saturday, November 12. The winner will advance to play LIU Post.
Semifinals will be played Friday, November 18 at 2 and 5 p.m., with the championship final being held Sunday, November 20 at 1 p.m. Semifinals and final will be played at WB Mason Stadium on the campus of Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts.
The final rankings, with regional records through November 6 are listed below:
|Atlantic Region||School||DII record||In-region record|
|East Region||School||DII record||In-region record|
Links to selection criteria data for each region are listed below.