A portion of this article was originally published by Baltimore Business Journal on May 26, 2014
Duke held off a late push from Notre Dame to capture its second-straight Division I NCAA Lacrosse Men’s Championship.
A crowd of 25,587 attended Monday’s final at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, where Duke’s 11-9 victory’s solidified the school’s third national championship in five years.
In total, the weekend’s Division I, II and III championships drew 78,234, falling short of a crowd of 79,179 that attended last year’s event in Philadelphia.
Baltimore holds the attendance record for the championships at 123,225 in 2007.
*The Baltimore Ravens and M&T Bank are GBC members.