Winter Storm Forces Changes to Weekend Schedule

Winter Storm Forces Changes to Weekend Schedule

LANCASTER, Pa. – Due to the impending winter storm expected to impact the region on Saturday, several changes have been made to Franklin & Marshall’s athletics schedule. An updated version of events can be found below. 

A live HD video broadcast will still be made available for each men’s basketball, women’s basketball, wrestling and swimming home events at GoDiplomats.com/Live

Women’s Basketball 

The women’s team will now take on McDaniel at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. 

Men’s Basketball 

The Diplomats contest against McDaniel, original slated for Saturday at 3:00 p.m., has been moved to Sunday at 5:00 p.m. 

The celebration event for Coach Robinson's 900 victories, originally slated for Saturday, Jan. 23, has been rescheduled. The event will now be held on Saturday, Feb. 20 when the Diplomats take on Dickinson in the regular season finale at 3:00 p.m. The day will also feature an alumni game at 11:00 a.m. and the seniors on the team will be honored prior to the start of the contest. 

F&M will recognize Coach Robinson after the game with a special presentation at center court honoring the coach's stellar accomplishment, immediately after the Dickinson contest.

Wrestling 

On Friday, F&M will now face off against Brown at 4:00 p.m. and Harvard at 5:30 p.m. The Diplomats will then take on Shippensburg Sunday at 12:00 p.m. 

Squash 

The weekend contests hosted by Dickinson on Saturday and Harvard on Sunday have been cancelled. F&M’s matchup against Dickinson was postponed and a makeup date has yet to be announced. 

Track & Field

The Tiger Open, being hosted by Princeton on Saturday has been cancelled. 

Swimming 

F&M’s men’s and women’s swimming team road contest against McDaniel on Friday was postponed and a makeup date has yet to be announced. On Sunday, the Diplomats are set to host Ursinus at 4:00 p.m. 

Updated Schedule

Friday, Jan. 22

4:00 PM – Wrestling vs. Brown | Lancaster

5:30 PM – Wrestling vs. Harvard | Lancaster 

Saturday, Jan. 23

No Events 

Sunday, Jan. 24

12:00 PM – Wrestling vs. Shippensburg | Lancaster

3:00 PM – Women’s Basketball vs. McDaniel | Lancaster

4:00 PM – Swimming vs. Ursinus | Lancaster

5:00 PM – Men’s Basketball vs. McDaniel | Lancaster