SELC Tournament Teams and First Round Matchups
The SouthEastern Lacrosse Conference (SELC) 27th Annual Championship teams and brackets are set. The three day, single elimination conference championships return to Northview High School in Johns Creek, Georgia for the 10th consecutive year, April 25 to April 27.
Division 1 top region seeds are Georgia Tech, Florida State University, Liberty University and the University of South Carolina. Their first round opponents will be Virginia Tech, North Carolina State University, Vanderbilt University and the University of Florida, respectively.
Division ll region #1 seeds are Reinhardt College, Savannah College of Art and Design, Elon College and College of Charleston. Their Friday night matchups are UNC-Charlotte, St. Andrews University, Kennesaw State University and Florida Gulf Coast University respectively.
Action will begin on Friday, April 25th with games played at Northview, Alpharetta and South Forsyth high schools and Greater Atlanta Christian School. Division ll games are at 5:30pm and Division l contests start at 8:00pm.
Saturday semifinal and Sunday championship games are all played at Northview High School. Division ll Semifinal games begin at Noon and 2:30pm on Saturday with Division l games at 5:00 and 7:30pm. SELC champions will be crowned in two divisions on Sunday April 27th with Division ll Championship at Noon and Division l Championship at 3:00pm. There will be several men inducted into the SELC Hall of Fame at halftime of the Dl championship.
Other activities Saturday include a speaker and boys youth clinic from the Wounded Warrior Project at 10 am and a golf simulator from the Atlanta Athletic Club (AAC). Participants 10 years and older, who try out their golf skills on the simulator will receive a free ticket to the 2014 US Amateur Championship being hosted by the AAC here in August.
The champions of each division will receive automatic bids to represent the SELC at their respective National Championships in Orange County, California May 12th – 17th.
“The Northview High School lacrosse boosters, staff and administration continue each year to exceed our expectations as our host for the conference tournament. Every year the Northview community supports the teams and their fans and we again look forward to a great three days in Johns Creek” commented Doug Horn, SELC President and Tournament Director.
A three day weekend pass is only $20 for adults and $10 for students. Day passes are $10 for adults and $5 for students. All youth 9 and under are free, and all students 18 and under in a lacrosse jersey are admitted free to all games.