MISENHEIMER, NC- Pfeiffer men's lacrosse head coach Scott Nelson has announced the Falcons 2017 schedule. The season opens on Saturday, February 11 as Pfeiffer travels to Tusculum for a non-conference matchup. Four of the first five games will be on the road, including the conference opener at Belmont Abbey on March 4.
"I am excited to see what this season brings," commented Nelson. "We have a lot of young talent on our roster and a solid group of returners. I look forward to seeing this group compete on the field."
As Pfeiffer transitions to Division III starting next season, the Falcons have two future conference opponents on the slate for the 2017 campaign. On March 25, Pfeiffer travels to USA South foe Greensboro College for a 1:00 p.m. game. On April 5 the Falcons welcome Methodist to N.E. Lefko Field with a 7:00 p.m. match-up.
On Saturday, April 1 the Falcons will play their toughest game of the regular season as they host the Limestone Saints. Limestone finished last year as the national runners up and have played in the last three Division II National Championship games. The Falcons close out the season with back-to-back conference road duels, taking on North Greenville on April 15 and closing out the season at Mount Olive on April 19.
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