By Tim Glon
ADA — The Ohio Northern men's lacrosse team will begin its 2018 season on Feb. 17 with a home game against Calvin (Mich.) at Dial-Roberson Stadium under third-year head coach Nat St. Laurent.
The Polar Bears will open their third varsity campaign with a three-game home stand with Kenyon and Washington & Jefferson (Pa.) coming to Ada on Feb. 20 and 24.
After the three-game home stand, ONU will embark on a 5-game road trip with games at McDaniel (Md.), Immaculata (Pa.), Hanover (Ind.) and Alfred (N.Y.) and a neutral site game with Beloit (Wis.) at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind.
ONU will also have home games with Mount Union on March 30, Muskingum on April 7, John Carroll on April 21 and Otterbein on April 25.
The OAC Tournament is slated for May 2-5 at campus sites.
The Polar Bears posted a 9-7 record and finished 4-4 in the Ohio Athletic Conference in 2016.