March 16, 2017 | Matt Kucinski

On Friday, March 17 and Saturday, March 18, Calvin's Van Noord Arena is hosting the NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championships.

Friday's semifinal matchups

St. Thomas (31-0) vs. Tufts (29-2) at 5 p.m. EST

Amherst (31-0) vs. Christopher Newport (29-2) at 7:30 p.m. EST

Saturday's championship game

Friday's winners will meet in the national championship game on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EST.

Ticket information

Tickets to all games are available through the Calvin Box Office. Tickets will also be available at the Dave Tuuk Welcome Center (located in the lobby of the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex) beginning at 3:30 p.m. EST on Friday and 6 p.m. EST on Saturday. The games will also be streamed live.

Venue information

All games will be played in Van Noord Arena, which is located inside the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex on Calvin's campus. The campus map will help in navigating through campus.

Team bios

More information on the four teams competing at Calvin College this weekend and an interactive bracket is available here.


The West Michigan Sports Commission's NCAA tournament site includes contact info and rates for nearby accommodations.

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