The New York Mets today announced the deadline for media to apply for credentials for the Metropolitan Lacrosse Classic presented by Konica Minolta is Wednesday, March 6 at noon.

Media planning to cover the games must apply for credentials by sending an e-mail to All applications must include the media member's name, organization, position, phone number and e-mail address. No credential applications will be accepted after the deadline.

The games will kick off at noon on Sunday, March 17 at Citi Field with the College of the Holy Cross battling the United States Naval Academy followed by the University of Michigan playing Colgate University at 3:00 p.m.

Tickets start at $12 and are on sale at and (718) 507-TIXX.