Atlantic 10 Announces Sites for 2014-15 Olympic Sport Championships
NEWPORT NEWS, VA – The Atlantic 10 Conference announced the sites for each of its 2014-15 Olympic Sport Championships Tuesday.
The A-10’s 19 Olympic Sport Championships will visit seven different campuses around the league in addition to six neutral sites.
The fall championship season opens up on Nov. 1 when Duquesne hosts the cross country championships at Schenely Park in Pittsburgh.
Dayton will host the women’s soccer championship at Baujan Field from Nov. 6-9, and then will host the volleyball championship Nov. 21-23 at the Frericks Center.
Richmond will host field hockey at Crenshaw Field on Nov. 7-8, while the men’s soccer championship will be across town at VCU’s Sports Backers Stadium Nov. 13-16.
Winter championships feature swimming and diving at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, while Rhode Island will host the indoor track and field championships at Mackal Fieldhouse February 21-22.
George Washington will host a pair of spring championships with the lacrosse championship being played at the GW Lacrosse Field (on the Mount Vernon Campus) May 1-3 and the baseball championship at Barcroft Park May 20-23.
Massachusetts’ Sortino Field will be the site of the softball championship May 6-9, the A-10 golf teams will head to Harmony Golf Preserve in Harmony, Fla. for their championship April 24-26, while the outdoor track and field championships will be at George Mason.
The women’s tennis championship (April 16-19) will take place at the Boar’s Head Sports Club in Charlottesville, Va., while men’s tennis (April 23-26) will travel to the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio.
The official date and location of the A-10 rowing championship will be determined this fall.
|2014-2015 Atlantic 10 Championships|
|M / W Cross Country||November 1||Schenely Park – Duquesne University|
|Women’s Soccer||November 6 - 9||Baujan Field – University of Dayton|
|Field Hockey||November 7 - 8||Crenshaw Field – University of Richmond|
|Men’s Soccer||November 13 - 16||Sports Backers Stadium – VCU|
|Volleyball||November 21 - 23||Frericks Center – University of Dayton|
|M / W Swimming & Diving||February 18 - 21||SPIRE Institute – Geneva, OH|
|M / W Indoor Track & Field||February 21 - 22||Mackal Fieldhouse – University of Rhode Island|
|Women’s Basketball||March 4-8||Richmond Coliseum – Richmond, VA|
|Men’s Basketball||March 11 - 15||Barclays Center – Brooklyn, NY|
|Women’s Tennis||April 16 - 19||Boar’s Head Sports Club – Charlottesville, VA|
|Men’s Tennis||April 23 - 26||Lindner Family Tennis Center – Mason, OH|
|Golf||April 24 - 26||Harmony Golf Preserve – Harmony, FL|
|Lacrosse||May 1 - 3||Mount Vernon Athletic Complex – The George Washington University|
|Rowing||May 2 or May 3||Pending|
|M / W Outdoor Track & Field||May 2 - 3||George Mason Stadium – George Mason University|
|Softball||May 6 - 9||Sortino Field – University of Massachusetts|
|Baseball||May 20 - 23||Barcroft Field – The George Washington University|