|(above) DU will play Harvard in an exhibition game in San Francisco|
photo credit: Andrew FieldingFrom: Lax Power
The University of Denver lacrosse team will play Harvard University in the third annual San Francisco Fall Lacrosse Classic Presented by Levi's, scheduled for Kezar Stadium at 3:00 pm on Saturday, October 8, 2011.
Denver, which fell to eventual national champion University of Virginia in the semifinals of the 2011 NCAA Tournament in May, finished the season 15-3 overall, its two other losses to Syracuse and Notre Dame. Harvard finished the season 10-6, losing to Cornell in the Ivy tournament after an impressive season that saw the team notch its most wins since 1998.
All revenue from the event will benefit a variety of innovative sports and education programs for under-resourced children and youth in the Bay Area [read entire article].