The CWPA Western division wrapped this past weekend with an amazing game between the Maryland Terrapins and Michigan Wolverines for the top seed. Maryland won the game to earn the regular season title and the top seed in this weekends conference tournament. The conference tournament is being held at the Counsilman Billingsley Aquatic Center on the Indiana Campus.
The Western division is going to be tough as any of the top four teams can realistically win this tournament between Maryland, Michigan, Indiana and Hartwick. The edge might actually go to the No. 3 seed Indiana Hoosiers since they are first the host and these are the first home games all year, they beat Michigan on the road, defeated Hartwick by four goals at a neutral site and lost to Maryland by only one goal.
It looks like only the Indiana games will be shown online at this point, at least when I checked the All-Access section on Indiana's website. It also appears to be free.
Here is the schedule for the tournament this weekend:
|Saturday, April 14|
|9:30 a.m.||4th seed - Hartwick vs. 5th seed - Gannon||1|
|11:00 a.m.||2nd seed - Indiana vs. 7th seed - Salem International||2|
|12:30 p.m.||3rd seed - Michigan vs. 6th seed - Notre Dame College||3|
|3:00 p.m.||Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2||4|
|4:30 p.m.||1st seed - Maryland vs. Winner Game 1||5|
|6:00 p.m.||Winner Game 2 vs. Winner Game 3||6|
|7:30 p.m.||Loser Game 2 vs. Loser Game 3||7|
|Sunday, April 15|
|9:00 a.m.||Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 3||8|
|10:30 a.m.||Loser Game 6 vs. Loser Game 5||Third Place|
|Noon||Winner Game 5 vs. Winner Game 6||First Place|