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NEWS FROM 2014
All Big East Conference
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The University of Louisville women's lacrosse team's success in 2014 didn't go without notice. For the first time in the BIG EAST's 14-year history in the sport, the Cardinals earned all four major conference awards, while landing eight on the all-conference teams on Wednesday. [Read more]
Big East Defensive Player of the Year, 1st team All Big East
1st team All Big East
2nd team All Big East
Atlantic Sun All-Conference
MACON, Ga. - Jacksonville landed six players on the Atlantic Sun Women's Lacrosse First Team All-Conference selection including A-Sun Player of the Year Morgan Derner and Defensive Player of the Year Brittney Orashen to highlight the team.
Note: Jacksonville University Assistant Coach is 2004 NEMS Alumni
C. Milton Wright HS
Johns Hopkins University
All Big East Conference
WASHINGTON, D.C. –Playing its final game as a member of the BIG EAST Conference, Louisville defeated Georgetown, 9-8, in the BIG EAST Women’s Lacrosse Championship title game on Saturday afternoon on the Hoyas’ home turf at Multi-Sport Field. Tournament Most Outstanding Player Faye Brust scored a game-high six goals, all in the first half, as the Cardinals held on to win their first and only league title in conference history.
Kacey Pippitt, Connecticut
Shannon Nee, Connecticut
Megan Clements, Rutgers
Hannah Franklin, Georgetown
Caroline Tarzian, Georgetown
Kelyn Freedman, Georgetown
Maddy Fisher, Georgetown
Ashley Peacock, Louisville
Nikki Boltja, Louisville
Monica Negron, Louisville
Kaylin Morissette, Louisville
Faye Brust, Louisville
Most Outstanding Player
Faye Brust, Louisville
All ALC Honors
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - . . . Sophomore midfielder Jenna Mosketti (Fallston, Md.) was tabbed to the second team. Purvis and Cyr garnered all-conference honors for the first time, while McCormick and Mosketti found their names on All-ALC teams for the third and second times, respectively.
2nd team ALC
April 23, 2014 -
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Navy women’s lacrosse senior Jill Coughlin (Annapolis, Md.) and sophomore Katie Gallagher (Bel Air, Md.) were named to the 2014 Patriot League All-Academic team, announced by the league office Wednesday. Coughlin boasted the second highest GPA (3.85) amongst the 12-member All-Academic squad. [Read more]
April 23, 2014 - Will earns All-ACC honors
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Junior Megan Will was named to the 2014 Women’s Lacrosse All-Atlantic Coast Conference second team announced by the league office Wednesday afternoon. This is the first All-ACC honor for the junior, who was named to the All-ACC Tournament team as a freshman. [Read more]
March 22, 2014 - Hokies dominate Coastal Carolina, 18-9
Will, Thon combine for 14 points
BLACKSBURG, Va. – Behind a high-intensity offensive effort led by Megan Will and Jessi Thon, the Virginia Tech lacrosse team took down Coastal Carolina, 18-9, at Thompson Field Saturday afternoon. Will put away four goals and assisted four more in the victory, while Thon added a career-best three and three to spark the Hokie attack. Leading the Chanticleers was Sara Nolan with three goals and an assist.
March 18 2014 - The American Lacrosse Conference Announces Players of the Week
The American Lacrosse Conference has honored three players and their teams for their play last week as the league announced its sixth weekly player honors for 2014.
Penn State’s Abby Smucker
picked up her second consecutive Rookie of the Week award while her teammate Kelly Lechner was named the Offensive Player of the Week.
Johns Hopkins’ Liz Johnson
earned the Blue Jays’ second weekly honor as she was named the Defensive Player of the Week.
All Rookie Team
May 1, 2014
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All CAA Rookie Team
March 12, 2014
Smucker Named ALC Rookie
of the Week
Penn State | Midfield
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -
Following a four-goal week, freshman midfielder Abby Smucker (Bel Air, Md.) of the No. 11/12 Penn State women's lacrosse team has been named the American Lacrosse Conference Rookie of the Week, the league announced. [Read more]
February 2014 - Reese Sends UMBC Women’s Lacrosse to Dramatic 11-10 Second Overtime Win over American
BALTIMORE – UMBC freshman attack Mackenzie Reese (Bel Air, Md./John Carroll) scored off a feed from sophomore Rachel Benzing (Ellicott City, Md./Centennial) with 13 seconds remaining in the second overtime period to give the Retrievers women's lacrosse team a thrilling 11-10 win over American, Saturday evening at UMBC Stadium. [Read more]
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