2018 Field Hockey Championship Information
Championship Date and Format
The NAC and NECC will have an alliance championship in 2018. Each conference will send their top three regular season finishers into postseason play, with the NAC No. 2 and No. 3 seed facing off, while the NECC No. 2 and No. 3 seed battle in first-round action. Both games are set to take place on Halloween. The winners of those two match-ups will move on to a final four tournament with the respective No. 1 seeds, hosted by the No. 1 seed from the NECC, on November 3-4, 2018. The champion will be crowned the NECC Field Hockey Champion.
Seeding will take place following the last conference game.
Format will be as follows:
Quarterfinals: Wed Oct. 31 (at higher seeds)
NAC No. 2 vs. NAC No. 3
NECC No. 2 vs. NECC No. 3
Semifinals: Sat., Nov. 3 (at No. 1 NECC seed)
NAC quarterfinal winner vs. NECC No. 1
NECC quarterfinal winner vs. NAC No. 1
Finals: Sun., Nov. 4 (at No. 1 NECC seed)