BLACKSBURG, VA – Pitt Lacrosse is on the road for its second-straight ACC road game, this time traveling to Virginia Tech to take on the Hokies Saturday afternoon at Thompson Field. The first draw is scheduled for 12 p.m.
Last Sunday, Pitt dropped a conference clash against Louisville 12-9 at Cardinal Stadium. The Panthers battled back after trailing for much of the fourth quarter, but were unable to take the lead in the end. Sidney Naylor She pulled off her second hat trick of the season and Hannah Van Middel He scored five goals in the tournament.
Virginia Tech is 2-4 on the season and 0-2 in ACC play so far. The two wins came in non-conference play at VCU and Elon. Blair’s Guy Paces scored 13 goals and had one assist and goalkeeper Joseline Torres made 58 saves in the middle of the defense.
Last season, the Panthers hosted the Hokies at Highmark Stadium and dropped a 12-11 heartbreaker in overtime. Pitt assistant coach Gregg Gebhardt He was previously a staff and junior assistant at Virginia Tech. Sammie Giroux Transferred from Tech to Pitt.
Saturday’s match can be seen on ACC Network Extra.