A new book on the history of international women's lacrosse will be launched during the FIL U19 Women's World Lacrosse Championships in Edinburgh, Scotland. Women Play Lacrosse – A History of the International Field Game is the first book to capture the 125 plus years of history in women's field lacrosse.
Amanda Belichick has been named the new head coach of the women's lacrosse program at the College of the Holy Cross. Belichick, the sixth head coach in program history, joins the Crusaders after spending the last two seasons as the head coach at Wesleyan University.
Alma College has named Ashley Johnson the new head coach for women's lacrosse. Johnson comes to Alma from Division II Grand Valley State University, where she was a graduate assistant for the past three years.
Richmond women's lacrosse head coach Allison Kwolek has announced the hire of former Northwestern goalie Bridget Bianco to the position of assistant coach with the Spiders this summer. The Moorestown, New Jersey native was a three-year starter for the Wildcats.
Vanderbilt head coach Cathy Swezey announced the hiring of former Florida midfielder and three-time All-American Shannon Gilroy as an assistant coach. Gilroy replaces Julie Gardner, who left after two years to take a similar position at James Madison University.
The University of Pennsylvania announced two promotions on its women's lacrosse coaching staff, with Melissa Lehman being named associate head coach and Kerri Whitaker moving into a new role as director of player development.
Gannon Director of Athletics Lisa Goddard McGuirk has named Kerry O'Donnell as the University's head women's lacrosse coach. She comes to Gannon after spending the last three seasons as the head coach at NCAA Division II Georgian Court.
Monmouth College has tabbed a former Division I student-athlete with Division II coaching credentials to lead the Fighting Scots' newest varsity sport, naming Elizabeth Demara to guide the school's women's lacrosse program.
The Mercer women's lacrosse program will look to build upon the foundation that was laid in its inaugural campaign. Assisting with that process will be respected women's lacrosse mentor Janine Tucker, who has been retained as a consultant for the program.
Lehigh head women's lacrosse coach Jill Redfern announced the Mountain Hawks' incoming class of 2019 on Tuesday which includes nine student-athletes from five different states. The group will look to mesh with Lehigh's strong cast of returning players.
Johns Hopkins University President Ronald J. Daniels announced today that the Blue Jay women's lacrosse team has been accepted by the Big Ten Conference as a sport affiliate member and will begin play in the league during the 2017 season.
Five student-athletes – Rylee Arnold, Molly Driscoll, Abby Lagoner, Olivia MacDonald and Kathryn Yoder – have signed National Letters of Intent to enroll at St. Bonaventure University and play for the Bonnies, head coach Ryan Lynn announced.
Former Syracuse assistant coach Katie Rowan, the most decorated player in the program's history and a member of the 2009 and 2013 USA World Cup gold medalist teams, has been named head women's lacrosse coach at Wagner, Director of Athletics Walt Hameline announced.
Director of Athletics & Recreation Scott Devine announced the resignation of head women's lacrosse coach Lisa Valentine following five successful seasons at St. Mary's. She has accepted a similar position at fellow Capital Athletic Conference member institution Christopher Newport.
During their just-concluded meeting in Indianapolis, the NCAA Women's Lacrosse Rules Committee has recommended the addition of a 90-second possession clock by the 2017 season in Division I and by 2018 in Divisions II and III.
Coastal Carolina head women's lacrosse coach Jaime Sellers and her staff has announced the program's fourth signing class, which includes six student-athletes who will enroll at the University and join the team this fall.