Women’s Division III NCAA tournament

Women’s Division III NCAA tournament

2016 tournament

Location, dates:

Selection show: March 7, 10 a.m. EDT, NCAA.com

First round: Campus sites, March 11 or 12.

Semifinals, finals: Campus site, March 18 and 19.

Qualifying teams: 8

Format: Four first-round games are played to determine the semifinal field. Semifinal winners meet in championship game.

Automatic qualifiers: Postseason tournament champions from ECAC West, MIAC, NEHC, NESCAC and NCHA

2016 bracket

Quarterfinals
March 11/12
Semifinals
March 18
Final
March 19

Plattsburgh
Amherst

Middlebury
UMass-Boston

Wis.-River Falls
St. Thomas

Adrian
Elmira

Plattsburgh
Middlebury

Wis.-River Falls
Elmira

Plattsburgh
Wis.-River Falls

Third-place game
Middlebury
Elmira


PDF: Printable bracket

NCAA Division III women’s ice hockey committee

Jodi McKenna, Wesleyan coach (chair)

Katie Boldvich, Colonial Hockey and NEHC commissioner

Brad Marshall, St. Catherine coach

Jackie Slaats, Lake Forest athletic director

Gil Burmaster, Utica sports information director

NCAA champions

Year Champion Runner-up
2016 Plattsburgh Wisconsin-River Falls
2015 Plattsburgh Elmira
2014 Plattsburgh Norwich
2013 Elmira Middlebury
2012 Rochester Institute of Technology Norwich
2011 Norwich Rochester Institute of Technology
2010 Amherst Norwich
2009 Amherst Elmira
2008 Plattsburgh Manhattanville
2007 Plattsburgh Middlebury
2006 Middlebury Plattsburgh
2005 Middlebury Elmira
2004 Middlebury Wisconsin-Stevens Point
2003 Elmira Manhattanville
2002 Elmira Manhattanville