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First-Ever League Champion to Be Crowned at Johns Hopkins University
The United Women’s Lacrosse League (UWLX) made a major announcement today, confirming that the league will host its inaugural Championship Weekend on July 30-31st at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md.
UWLX Championship Weekend gets underway on Saturday, July 30th, with a semifinals doubleheader at Homewood Field on the campus of Johns Hopkins University. First up, the top-ranked team from the regular season will meet the fourth-ranked club at 5:30 p.m. The number two and three ranked teams will then conclude the semifinals at 7:30 p.m.
The winners of the two semifinal matches will square off Sunday afternoon in a 1:00 p.m. title match, where the first-ever UWLX Champions will be crowned.
In addition to the exciting news about UWLX Championship Weekend, the league also announced today that both semifinal matches and the title game will be available for live viewing through the ESPN platform via the WatchESPN app and ESPN3.com.
Tickets for UWLX Championship Weekend are available now and can be purchased on the UWLX website. Additionally, sponsorship opportunities are currently available for the UWLX Championship event, and companies interested in taking advantage can contact the league directly today.
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