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UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS
U.S. Open Squash Championships
October 9-18, 2014
Drexel University will host the 2014 U.S. Open Squash Championships, the most prestigious squash tournament in the country at the newly renovated Daskalakis Athletic Center in downtown Philadelphia. www.usopensquash.com
CONCACAF Women’s Soccer Semifinal & Final
October 24-25, 2014
PPL Park will play host to the semifinal, third-place match and championship games of the 2014 CONCACAF Women’s Championship on October 24 and 26. The two finalists and the winner of the third-place match will qualify directly for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada. For more tickets and more information click here.
November 7, 2014
For the third consecutive year, the Army and Navy men’s soccer teams will face each other on neutral ground at PPL Park, home of the Philadelphia Union. The Black Knights will be looking to avenge last year’s loss to the Navy Midshipmen in what is sure to be another thrilling Army-Navy Cup! Witness the pride, passion and pageantry of this storied rivalry first hand. For tickets, click here.
UPCOMING 2015 EVENTS
National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Conference
January 14-18, 2015
The NSCAA Convention is the largest annual gathering of soccer coaches in the world. The Pennsylvania Convention Center will welcome 10,000 soccer coaches, administrators, referees, business leaders, players and fans. Please visit NSCAA.com.
ACC Men’s Lacrosse Championship, PPL Park
PPL Park will be the site of the Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Lacrosse Championship in. 2015 will mark the fifth time in the 27-year history of the tournament that the event has been held at a neutral site. Dates will be announced at a later time.
NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship
May 23-25, 2015
The 2015 NCAA Divisions I, II, III Men’s Lacrosse Championships are hosted by Drexel University and will be held at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Division I quarterfinal winners will compete in semifinal matches held May 23. The Division II and Division III national championship games will be conducted on May 24, and the national championship match of the NCAA Division I Men’s Lacrosse Championship will be played on Memorial Day, May 25. For more information and tickets visit ncaalax.phlsports.com.
NCAA Women's Lacrosse Championship
May 22-24, 2015
The 2015 NCAA Division I/III Women’s Lacrosse Championships are hosted by Saint Joseph’s University and will be held at PPL Park in Philadelphia. Division I semifinals will take place on May 22nd and Division DIII will take place on May 23rd. The Division I and III Championships will take place May 24th. For more information and tickets visit ncaalax.phlsports.com.
Northeast Qualifier (NEQ), Volleyball
March 27-29, 2015 & April 3-5, 2015
The newly expanded Pennsylvania Convention Center will host the 2015 ASICS NEQ. The North East Qualifier is highly competitive National Championship Qualifier tournament, which currently hosts 860 teams, 8,600 participants and 34,000 spectators. The best indoor junior female volleyball athletes, their coaches, college coaches, and their friends and families travel from around the country to be a part of this. Visit NEQVolleyball.com.
US Rowing Masters National Championships
August 13-16, 2015
The 2015 US Rowing Masters National Championships is scheduled for August 13-16, on the Cooper River in Camden, N.J. Please visit the Camden County Boathouse website for more information camdencountyboathouse.com.
U.S. Open Squash Championships
Drexel University will host the 2014 U.S. Open Squash Championships, the most prestigious squash tournament in the country at the newly renovated Daskalakis Athletic Center in downtown Philadelphia.
December 12, 2015
Philadelphia will host the Army-Navy Game at Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday, December 12th, 2015. This storied event was recently rated as “One of The Top Five Sporting Events You Must See Live.”