NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA –Saturday is Senior Day for the UMass Dartmouth women's lacrosse team, and, in addition to honoring five seniors, they have a couple of fund-raising events planned.
The Corsairs will sponsor a luminaria event to benefit the HEADstrong Foundation, which is a lacrosse-affiliated foundation in support of blood cancer research and cures. The event is scheduled from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the UMD amphitheater on Friday, April 26th. Anyone can buy a white paper bag and decorate it memory or support of a loved one. Sand will then be poured in the bag and a tea candle will be added, and the lantern can be placed on the steps of the amphitheater .Everyone in the UMass Dartmouth community to come support this cause by buying a lantern. For more information, contact Head Coach Sarah Booker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday's game against Southern Maine follows the men's game against Plymouth State, and begins at 4:00 p.m. at Cressy Field. The Corsairs will wear lime green in support of the HEADstrong Foundation.
Five seniors will be honored prior to the game. They are goalkeeper Angelina Donovan (Medford, MA/Medford HS), attacker Brittney Enos (East Falmouth, MA/Falmouth HS), midfielders Denise Gates (Feeding Hills, MA/Agawam HS) and Devan DePhillips (Basking Ridge, NJ/Hunterdon Central), and defender Selina Houghton (Billerica, MA/Shawsheen HS).
UMASS DARTMOUTH LACROSSE