Knight Lacrosse Opens on New Field

BUENA VISTA, Va. Southern Virginia Club Lacrosse will open its 2009-2010 season with a match Sept. 18 against Radford on the new Southern Virginia Athletic Field.

Head Coach Chad Mahaffey, has had a successful recruiting year, and is looking forward to seeing the contributions of the new players.

"I believe we have some great new players who will contribute right away," said Mahaffey. "Every year we make it a goal to get the word out about the program, and attract the best players to our program. I think we could have a tremendous year based on this new talent level. I'm excited to see what we'll do on Saturday."

The match is scheduled to begin at 11:00, and go till 1:00. This will be the second meeting between the teams, with SVU holding the 1-0 overall edge. The teams will meet again later in the fall in preparation for the spring season.