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Yale Welcomes Six in Lacrosse Recruiting Class of 2019

Yale welcomes six freshmen to the roster for 2015-2016, the team's first season with Erica LaGrow as the Joel E. Smilow, Class of 1954 Head Coach of Women's Lacrosse.

Morgan Stephens Joins the UMBC Lacrosse Coaching Staff

UMBC women's lacrosse has added Morgan Stephens to its coaching staff, as announced by head coach Amy Slade on Tuesday.

Taryn VanThof Hired as Assistant Lacrosse Coach at Rutgers

Head Rutgers women's lacrosse coach Laura Brand-Sias announced Tuesday the hire of Taryn VanThof as the newest assistant coach on the program's staff.

IWLCA Announces 2015 National, Regional Coaches of the Year

The IWLCA announced today its 2015 National and Regional Coaches of the Year.

William Smith Names Anne Phillips as New Head Lacrosse Coach

William Smith College Director of Athletics Deb Steward has named Anne Phillips the head coach of the Heron lacrosse team. She is just the third coach to lead the William Smith lacrosse program.

New Book Coming on History of Women's International Lacrosse

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.

James Madison Adds Boissonneault as Assistant Lacrosse Coach

Emily Boissonneault has joined the James Madison women's lacrosse coaching staff as an assistant coach, head coach Shelley Klaes-Bawcombe announced earlier this week.

Mount Olive Adds 11 Lacrosse Recruits, Two Transfers for 2016

University of Mount Olive has signed 13 women's lacrosse recruits, it was announced by Trojan head coach Grant Kelam. The recruits include 11 incoming freshmen and two junior college transfers.

Denise Wescott Steps Down as Monmouth Head Lacrosse Coach

Monmouth University women's lacrosse coach Denise Wescott has stepped down from her position to take the Director of Lacrosse position at the Capitol Lacrosse Club, effective immediately.

90-Second Possession Clock Coming to Women's Lacrosse

A visible 90-second possession clock is coming to NCAA women's lacrosse competition.

Alex Frank Named Assistant Lacrosse Coach for Colorado

University of Colorado head lacrosse coach Ann Elliott has announced the hiring of Alex Frank as assistant coach on Thursday.

Holy Cross Names Amanda Belichick New Head Lacrosse Coach

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.

Navy Announces Its 15-Member Lacrosse Class of 2019

Navy head women's lacrosse coach Cindy Timchal has announced the program's 15-member incoming Class of 2019.

Marquette Announces Caitlin Fifield as Assistant Coach

The Marquette University women's lacrosse program welcomes the addition of former Richmond attacker Caitlin Fifield as an assistant coach.

Alma Names Ashley Johnson as New Head Lacrosse Coach

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 Adds Bridget Bianco to Lacrosse Coaching Staff

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 Hires 3-Time AA Gilroy as Assistant Lacrosse Coach

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.

Kara Mupo Joins William & Mary's Lacrosse Coaching Staff

William & Mary lacrosse head coach Hillary Fratzke has announced the hiring of Kara Mupo as an assistant coach.

Erica LaGrow Named Yale's New Head Lacrosse Coach

Erica LaGrow, a former US National Team member who spent the past seven years as an assistant coach at Florida, has been named Yale's Joel E. Smilow, Class of 1954 Head Coach of Women's Lacrosse.

Molly O'Brien Named Head Lacrosse Coach at Hood

Hood College has named Molly O'Brien, a former assistant coach at Division I Monmouth University, as its new women's lacrosse head coach. She will assume her duties on July 1.

Sellers Resigns as Head Coach at Coastal Carolina to Relocate

Coastal Carolina University director of athletics Matt Hogue announced today he has accepted the resignation of women's lacrosse head coach Jaime Sellers.

Penn Announces Two Lacrosse Coaching Staff Promotions

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.

Mallory Bahr Chosen as New Beloit Lacrosse Head Coach

After a national search, Beloit College has named Mallory Bahr as its head Women's Lacrosse coach, Director of Athletics & Recreation Tim Schmiechen has announced.

Gannon Names Kerry O'Donnell New Lacrosse Head Coach

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.

Six Lacrosse Recruits Join Davidson for Class of 2019

Davidson women's lacrosse head coach Kim Wayne announced today the addition of six recruits to the class of 2019 who will join the program this fall.

Terps' Cummings Named Big Ten Female Athlete of the Year

Taylor Cummings concluded an outstanding junior campaign by being named the Big Ten Female Athlete of the Year, announced Wednesday by the conference.

Monmouth (Ill.) Names Elizabeth Demara as Inaugural Coach

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.

Johns Hopkins' Tucker to Serve in Advisory Role for Mercer

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 Announces Incoming Lacrosse Recruiting Class of 2019

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 to Be Big Ten Lacrosse Affiliate as of 2017

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 Sign National Letters of Intent with St. Bonaventure

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.

Katie Rowan Named New Head Lacrosse Coach at Wagner

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.

2015-2016 U.S. Women's National Lacrosse Team Named

At the conclusion of a three-day tryout at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md., US Lacrosse today announced the 36-player roster for the 2015-16 U.S. Women's National Team.

IWLCA 2015 Position Players of the Year in Div. I, II, and III

The IWLCA honored 12 student-athletes as the 2015 Players of the Year at the 2015 IWLCA All American Banquet on Saturday, June 6 at the Radisson Hotel in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.

Burkholder New HC at Muskingum; Lee Joins Middlebury Staff

Muskingum has named Taryn Burkholder as its new head women's lacrosse coach. Middlebury announced the hiring of Alice Lee as the school's new assistant women's lacrosse coach.

Valentine Named HC at CNU; New Assts. at Amherst, FIT, Berry

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.

Maryland's Cummings Earns Second Straight Honda Award

Maryland's Taylor Cummings was once again named the Honda Sports Award winner for lacrosse, as announced by Chris Voelz, Executive Director of THE Collegiate Womens Sports Award (CWSA).

Lacrosse Rules Committee Recommends 90-Second Shot Clock

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 Signs Six Recruits for the 2016 Season

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.

Alabama-Huntsville Signs Five More Recruits for 2015-2016

University of Alabama in Huntsville women's lacrosse head coach Gail Wallach announced five additional signees on Tuesday to lead the team into its inaugural season in 2016.

Danielle Fiala Returns to North Central as New Head Coach

North Central College director of athletics Jim Miller '86 has announced the hiring of Danielle Fiala '13 as the second head coach in the history of the Cardinals' women's lacrosse program.

Holy Cross Announces That Ridolfi Will Not Return as Coach

Holy Cross Director of Athletics Nathan Pine announced today that Stephanie Ridolfi, Holy Cross' women's lacrosse coach for the previous 13 seasons, will not return to lead the program in 2016.

Taylor Cummings Repeats as Tewaaraton Award Recipient

After leading Maryland women's lacrosse to its second consecutive national championship last Sunday, junior midfielder Taylor Cummings captured the prestigious 2015 Tewaaraton Award.

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