The Johns Hopkins women's lacrosse team, ranked No. 23 nationally, earned an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament and will face No. 10 Navy in a first-round game on Friday.
The Blue Jays (10-8) made the 26-team tournament for the first time since 2016 and the seventh time since moving to Division I in 1999. Friday's game will take place at Loyola's Ridley Athletic Complex, with the winner advancing to face either No. 9 Loyola or Fairfield on Sunday. Seven of JHU's opponents from the 2018 season are among the field of 26. Complete NCAA tournament bracket
Friday's game will be the first-ever meeting between the Blue Jays and Midshipmen.