Eagles to Face Virginia Tech in First Round of ACC Tournament

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – The Boston College lacrosse team enters the 2022 ACC Tournament hosted by Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. as the No. 2 seed.

The Eagles will face No. 7 seed Virginia Tech on Friday at 5 pm The winner will advance to the semifinals on Sunday and will face the winner of No. 3 Syracuse and No. 6 Virginia at 3:30 pm The championship will take place the following weekend at the higher seed’s campus.

BC earned the second seed after a three-way tie with Duke and Syracuse and boasted the highest goal differential between the schools in head-to-head competition.

3-way tie for # 2 seed:

  • Tiebreaker # 1
    • Boston College, Syracuse, and Duke are all 1-1 against each other
  • Tiebreaker # 2
    • Each lost to # 1 UNC and each beat the remaining teams in the conference
  • Tiebreaker # 3 – Goal Differential in Head-to-Head Games
    • Boston College (+1) – earns # 2 seed
      • Boston College def. Syracuse: 15-13 (+2)
      • BC loses to Duke: 15-16 (-1)
    • Syracuse (0) – earns # 3 seed
      • Syracuse def. Duke: 18-16 (+2)
      • Syracuse loses to Boston College: 13-15 (-2)
    • Duke (-1) – earns # 4 seed
      • Duke def. Boston College: 16-15 (+1)
      • Duke loses to Syracuse: 16-18 (-2)

Boston College finished the regular season with a 14-2 mark and 6-2 record in ACC play. Virginia Tech finished the season at 9-8 and 2-6 in the ACC. The Hokies fell to Virginia in their regular-season finale on Saturday.

BC defeated the Hokies earlier this season at home in an 18-8 victory.

2022 ACC Women’s Lacrosse Championship
First Three Rounds at Arlotta Stadium, Notre Dame, Indiana

Wednesday, April 27 – First Round
2 pm – No. 8 Pitt vs. No. 9 Louisville

Friday, April 29 – Quarterfinals
Noon – No. 1 North Carolina vs. No. 8 Pitt / No. 9 Louisville winner
2:30 pm – No. 4 Duke Vs. No. 5 Notre Dame
5 pm – No. 2 Boston College vs. No. 7 Virginia Tech
7:30 pm – No. 3 Syracuse vs. No. 6 Virginia

Sunday, May 1 – Semifinals
1 pm – UNC / Pitt / Louisville winner vs. Duke / Notre Dame winner
3:30 pm – Boston College / Virginia Tech winner vs. Syracuse / Virginia winner

Saturday, May 7 (at site of highest remaining seed)
6 pm – Championship Game

All games televised on ACC Network

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