After nearly two full years without meaningful game action, the majority of Division 3 women’s college programs return to the pitch this week.
A full fall slate of games awaits teams across the region, as they strive for conference and, ultimately, national supremacy. The COVID-19 pandemic, of course, wiped out the 2020 season.
Among those programs looking to do big things this season is Tufts, which played all the way to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament back in 2019, before falling to NESCAC rival Williams, 2-1.
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