Wrestle Offs, Swim Meet Postponed
All Other Events Still ON
LAWRENCEVILLE-The Cranberry-White Wrestle-Offs, scheduled for November 1, and the varsity swim meet with Lehigh, scheduled for November 3, have been postponed.
All other home events scheduled for this weekend, including the Northeast Conference Field Hockey Championships and the men's basketball exhibition game, are on as scheduled, as well as the men's soccer season finale and senior night.
Rider University students were advised to go home before Hurricane Sandy struck and the campus remains closed until Monday, causing the wrestle-offs to be postponed.
The Maurer Center, which contains Rider's Coppola Pool, suffered damage to its roof, causing the swim meet to be postponed.
As the regular season champion and top seed, Rider will host the 2012 NEC Field Hockey Championship Tournament Friday (11 am. 1:30 pm semifinals) and Saturday (Title Game 12 noon). Rider plays at 1:30 Friday.
The Rider men's soccer team will host Loyola in the season finale Friday night at 7pm. Prior to the game Rider's graduating seniors will be honored.
On Saturday the men's basketball team will host the University of Scranton at 4pm in an exhibition game.
The Rider volleyball team was scheduled to play at Iona Thursday but instead will play the MAAC match on Monday.