Date Posted:02/26/2007,  8:00AM

Bowdoin Qualifies for NECVL Playoff Tournament

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The NECVL Board announced today which ten teams would be making the trip to the Playoff Tournament at the University of New Hampshire on March 31st and April 1st. Qualification was based on Divisional results first and Interdivisional results second. The full listing is below:

#1 Fairfield University

#2 UMaine-Orono

#3 Brown University

#4 St. John's College

#5 University of Vermont

#6 Worcester Polytechnic Institute

#7 Bowdoin College

#8 Williams College

#9 Siena College

#10 Colby College

Bowdoin is in a pool with #2 Maine, #4 St. John's, #6 WPI, and #10 Colby. This marks the second consecutive year Bowdoin has qualified. If Bowdoin advances to the elite eight (selected from pool play on the 31st), they will advance to the second day of playoffs for the second consecutive year (and only the second time in school history), and play in a bracket on April 1st.