Stars To Face Defending Champs In NCAA First Round

2017 NCAA Division III Women's Soccer Championship

Dominican University learned of its NCAA Tournament fate as the 2017 NCAA Division III Women's Soccer Championship bracket was unveiled Monday.

Champions of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference tournament, the undefeated Stars (17-0-4) earned the league's automatic bid.

Dominican will face defending national champion Washington University of St. Louis (15-1-1) on the Bears' home field Saturday at 5:30 p.m.

The winner will advance to the second-round game Sunday at 7 p.m. in St. Louis.