May 4, 2009
BALTIMORE, MD - Tickets for the Johns Hopkins-Brown NCAA Men's Lacrosse game at Homewood Field will go on sale on Tuesday, May 5 at 9 am. Ticket prices are $7.00 for adults and $5.00 for students at Johns Hopkins or Brown (with proper ID), kids 12 and under and senior citizens (62 and over). Children under two are admitted free. Tickets can be ordered in advance by calling the Johns Hopkins Department of Athletics at 410/516-7490 during regular business hours (May 5-8). Tickets will go on sale on Saturday at 10:30 am at Homewood Field. Game time is set for Noon.
The Johns Hopkins-Brown game will be the first of four first-round games on Saturday with four games also being played on Sunday, May 10. All first-round games will take place on the campus of one of the participating institutions and all eight games will air live on ESPNU. In addition to airing on ESPNU, the Johns Hopkins-Brown game will also air on ESPN2.
Eighth-seeded Johns Hopkins (9-4) and Brown (12-3) are meeting for the 11th time in a series that dates to a 10-5 Johns Hopkins win in 1970. The Blue Jays have won nine of the previous 10 meetings, although the teams have not met since 1980.
The winner of the Johns Hopkins-Brown game will play the winner of the Virginia-Villanova game in the NCAA Quarterfinals on Sunday, May 17 at Navy. The time of that game will be announced on Monday, May 11.
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