UofL LACROSSE | Cardinals Hit the Road to the NCAA Tournament

05/10/2017 06:05 PM

The Louisville women’s lacrosse team left campus on Wednesday afternoon en route to University Park, Pa., where it will begin its quest to win a national championship.

The Cardinals will play James Madison in their NCAA Tournament first-round match-up on Friday.

It will be the first time that the two programs will face each other.

Friday’s match will also be a reunion of sorts for UofL head coach Kellie Young. Young was head coach of James Madison from 2002-2006.

Should the Cards win on Friday, they would face No. 4 seed Penn St. on Sunday.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News and anytime with Spectrum On Demand. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

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