FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 17, 2016
MANSFIELD, Mass. - Five teams from the Northeast-10 Conference - two men's golf teams, two women's lacrosse teams, and a softball team - are in Denver this week to compete at the NCAA Spring Festival.
Student-athletes from Adelphi, Le Moyne, and Southern New Hampshire will be competing at this week's championships, where national titles will be crowned in six different intercollegiate sports.
The NE-10 is encouraging people to use the #NE10inDEN on Twitter and Instagram during the Festival.
The 2016 Division II National Championships Festival marks the ninth occurrence of the distinctive Division II event, and is being hosted by Metro State University-Denver and the Denver Sports Commission from May 16-21, 2016.
76 qualifying teams and 20 qualifying individuals will represent their institutions by competing for national championships in men’s and women’s golf, women’s lacrosse, softball, and men’s and women’s tennis.
ABOUT THE NORTHEAST-10
The Northeast-10 Conference is an association of 15 NCAA Division II colleges and universities located in New England and New York that is committed to supporting balanced academic and athletic opportunities for more than 6,000 student-athletes.
Each year, 4,500 of those student-athletes compete in conference championships in 24 sports, making the NE-10 the largest DII conference in the country in terms of sport sponsorship. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the Northeast-10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.