Zack Thompson ’12 will be vying for a national championship ring when the Rochester Institute of Technology faces Stevenson University in the NCAA Division III men’s lacrosse championship on Sunday, May 26.
Thompson, a freshman attack for the Tigers, wears No. 37. He is one of six former Eagles who played in the NCAA DIII tournament this spring. RIT will be making its first appearance in the national championship game after beating No. 1 seed and previously undefeated SUNY-Cortland, 10-9, in overtime.
RIT is 19-2 and Stevenson is 20-2 heading into Sunday’s matchup in Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia. Game time set for 4 p.m. and is available online through NCAA.com. It will follow the Division II game between Le Moyne and Mercyhurst.