PHILADELPHIA – Tickets are on sale now for the 2015 ACC Men’s Lacrosse Championship, to be held April 24-26 at PPL Park located in Philadelphia.
University of Pennsylvania fans might want to get in on the action.
That’s because the Quakers will be a part of the weekend festivities.That Saturday (April 25) at 7:30 p.m., Penn will take on the ACC’s fifth-place team to close out the Red and Blue’s regular season. Regardless of who Penn plays, the Quakers are sure to face a quality opponent -- all five ACC teams are ranked among the top nine nationally in the USILA preseason coaches' poll.
All five ACC teams (#2 Notre Dame, #3 Duke, #4 Syracuse, #6 North Carolina and #9 Virginia) will return to PPL Park, the site of last season’s event, with the top four finishers from the regular season competing for the ACC Championship. The four-team tournament will commence with semifinal action on Friday, April 24, with games at 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. The championship game will be played on Sunday, April 26, at 1 p.m. The fifth-place team that does not qualify for the tournament will play Penn on Saturday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. All game times are subject to change.
All four games will be played in the intimate atmosphere of PPL Park, which serves as the home of Major League Soccer's Philadelphia Union. The 2015 tournament will mark the fifth time in the event’s 27-year history that it has been held at a neutral site. Prior to coming to PPL Park in 2014, Orlando, Florida, played host in 2001, followed by Baltimore, in 2005 and 2006.
Corrigan Sports Enterprises and YSC Sports Marketing are working as marketing partners with the ACC to present the 2015 Men’s Lacrosse Championship.
Penn fans can buy tickets to Saturday's game through the Penn Athletics Ticket Office. Ticket prices are:
$40 – Premium (single day): The best seats in in the house with prime midfield seating locations. Premium ticket holders have exclusive access to food and beverage options in the Stadium Club lounge.
$25 – Sideline (single day): One day admission to the action on the day of your choice.
For all-session ticket information, please visit ComcastTix.com or call (800) 298-4200.Tickets for groups of 10 or more start at only $15 per ticket. Families, teams and community groups can take advantage of affordable ticket options for either single-day or all-session admission. Fans interested in saving on group tickets should e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 484-580-6711.
For more ticket information to purchase tickets, call Comcast Tix at 800-298-4200 or log on to ComcastTix.com. Parking at PPL Park is included in the ticket price.
For more information on ACC Men’s Lacrosse, visittheACC.comor follow on Twitter @ACCMLax.
About the ACC
The Atlantic Coast Conference, now in its 62nd year of competition and 15 members strong, has long enjoyed the reputation as one of the strongest and most competitive intercollegiate conferences in the nation. ACC members Boston College, Clemson, Duke, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Miami, North Carolina, NC State, Notre Dame, Pitt, Syracuse, Virginia, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest continue to build upon the cornerstones on which the league was founded in 1953 with a consistent balance of academics, athletics and integrity. For more information, visit theACC.com and follow @theACC on Twitter and on facebook.com/theACC.
About Corrigan Sports Enterprises
Corrigan Sports Enterprises was established in 1991 with the goal of creating, managing and implementing sports and event marketing opportunities for the corporate community. In that time, CSE grew into one of the strongest marketing organizations in the Baltimore/Washington area. In 2010 the addition of the Oakland (Ca.) Running Festival and the partnership with the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) enabled CSE to expand nationally. Other CSE properties include the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic, Baltimore Running Festival, the Carefirst Frederick Running Festival, Pro Beach East Volleyball series, the Baltimore 10 Miler, and the Baltimore Bike Jam, to name a few.
About YSC Sports MarketingYSC Sports Marketing (a division of YSC Sports, a portfolio company of Striker Partners) is a sports marketing company that is focused on owning andexecuting sports events and sports related properties, selling and activating sponsorships, business development and consulting for sports, entertainment,lifestyle and live music properties.YSC Sports Marketing’s owned (in whole or in part) and/or operated properties and clients include: the YSC Facility, the Moto-X Champions Freestyle Motocross Tour, YSC-United Soccer Tournaments, the ASA Triples Speedway Series, the YSC Academy, the ASA High School Tour, the Supergirl Jam,Urban Dance and Education Foundation (UDEF) and the Pro Breaking Tour, Global Premier Soccer, Appetize (a mobile concession and merchandise ordering platform for entertainment venues) and CID Sports (a major sporting event VIP & Travel Package company) whose clients include the University ofSouthern California, Farmers Insurance Open, Mexican National Soccer Team and The PLAYERS Championships, the Humana Challenge, International Champions Cup, among others.
About Global Spectrum
Global Spectrum manages PPL Park, as well as more than 120 other public assembly facilities around the world. Based in Philadelphia, PA, Global Spectrum is part of Comcast-Spectacor, one of the world’s largest sports and entertainment companies. Comcast-Spectacor also owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, Ovations Food Services, a food and beverage services provider, New Era Tickets, a full-service ticketing and marketing product for public assembly facilities, Paciolan, the leading provider of venue establishment ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions, Front Row Marketing Services, a commercial rights sales company, and Flyers Skate Zone, a series of community ice skating rinks.
Download: ACC Lax Champ Flyer 2015.pdf