SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 11, 2019) – The Western New England University men's lacrosse team is among three local college programs participating in the Beantown Lax Showdown at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Quincy, Mass. on Saturday. Proceeds from the event will benefit Boston Children's Hospital.
The Golden Bears will be joined by Babson College and Bentley College in the charity event, which runs from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday night. Western New England will play Bentley in the first game, before taking on Babson in the second contest. The night concludes with the Falcons facing the Beavers in the third game.
"We are excited to have our fall competition date at Veterans Memorial Stadium, playing against two quality opponents," Western New England head coach John Klepacki said. "We are grateful for the opportunity to participate in an event that benefits Boston Children's Hospital and families in need."