Framingham State Falls in ECAC SemifinalsThe Wheaton College women's lacrosse team advanced to the finals of the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championship with a 20-6 win over Framingham State in the semifinal round Saturday afternoon at Keefe Field.
Bridgewater State Falls to Trinity in NCAA First RoundSenior Caitlin Irvine (Westwood, Mass.) scored three goals to lead the Trinity College Bantams to a 16-1 win over the visiting Bridgewater State University Bears in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament tonight on Robin Sheppard Field.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for May 7, 2012Riley Cachelin notched three goals and a pair of assists to go along with three ground balls to help lead Bridgewater State to their fifth straight NEWLA Tournament title.
Cachelin Nets Winner in OT to Lift Bridgewater State to NEWLA Tournament TitleFreshman attack Riley Cachelin (Westwood, Mass.) scored off a free position attempt with 14 seconds remaining in overtime to lift top-seeded Bridgewater State University to a dramatic 6-5 win over number two Westfield State University in the championship game of the 2012 New England Women's Lacrosse Alliance (NEWLA) Tournament.
2012 NEWLA All-Conference Teams AnnouncedThe New England Women’s Lacrosse Alliance has announced its post-season honors. In a vote by the conference coaches, Westfield State senior midfielder Carly Keeley was named NEWLA Offensive Player of the Year and Bridgewater's Shelby Farland was named NEWLA Defensive Player of the Year.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 30, 2012Framingham's Brittany McLean led the Rams to 2-0 week with six goals and four assists along with 12 ground balls and five caused turnovers as Framingham secured a playoff spot.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 23, 2012Bridget Dullea scored 15 goals to go along with nine caused turnovers, eight draw controls and 12 ground balls in a 1-2 week for Salem State earning NEWLA Player of the Week honors.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 16, 2012Westfield's Maura Stack scored nine goals and added six assists as the Owls earned two key conference victories earning Stack NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week honors.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for March 12, 2012Westfield State's Carly Keeley scored four goals and added an assist in the Owl's season opening loss to Mount Holyoke 12-15 earning NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week.
Modica Named Commissioner of the NEWLARobb Modica will has been named Commissioner of the New England Women's Lacrosse Alliance (NEWLA) as the league enters its final season of play. Modica takes over for Louise McCleary who left her position as the Elms College Athletics Director to join the NCAA national office as the Director of Division III Governance.
Westfield's Rachel Dionne selected Academic All-AmericaWestfield State University senior Rachel Dionne (Feeding Hills/Agawam High School) earned another prestigious scholar-athlete award as she was named to the 2011 Capital One Academic All-America® Women's At-Large Second Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Bridgewater Falls to 10th Ranked Stevens in NCAA Tournament First RoundSophomore Spencer Waybright scored four goals in a strong first half to help lead the Stevens Institute of Technology women's lacrosse team to a 13-5 win over Bridgewater State University on Wednesday afternoon at the De Baun Athletic Complex in the first round of the NCAA Division III Tournament.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for May 9, 2011Jenny Jones scored 12 goals and dished out three assists for a total of 15 points during Bridgewater's NEWLA Tournament title run earning NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week.
Bridgewater Wins NEWLA Title 15-8The Bridgewater State University women's lacrosse team captured their fourth straight New England Women's Lacrosse Alliance (NEWLA) Tournament title and sixth overall as the top-seeded Bears downed number two seed Castleton State College, 15-8, in the NEWLA Championship game on Saturday afternoon at Swenson Field.
2011 NEWLA All-Conference Teams AnnouncedThe New England Women’s Lacrosse Alliance has announced its post-season honors. In a vote by the conference coaches, Castleton senior midfielder Marie Van Der Kar was named NEWLA Offensive Player of the Year.
Bridgewater Downs Westfield; Advances to NEWLA Title GameBRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Senior attack Jenny Jones tallied six goals and two assists to lead the top-seeded Bridgewater State Bears to a convincing 17-2 victory over fourth seeded Westfield State in the semifinal round of the 2011 New England Women's Lacrosse Alliance Tournament on Wednesday night at Swenson Field.
Castleton Advances to Fourth-Straight NEWLA FinalAngelica Mazzola (Centerport, N.Y.) and Marie Van Der Kar each pumped in five goals as Castleton State College withstood a furious second-half comeback by Fitchburg State University to win 17-13 in a New England Women’s Lacrosse Alliance (NEWLA) semifinal Wednesday evening at Spartan Stadium.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for May 2, 2011Jones tallied five goals and four assists for nine points in the Bears' 24-6 NEWLA win at Framingham State earning NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 25, 2011In a 2-1 week for the Falcons, Fitchburg's Amanda Burns registered 23 points posting 16 goals and seven assists earning NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 18, 2011Castleton's Marie Van Der Kar provided plenty of offense for Castleton in a 2-0 week overall scoring 11 goals including seven in a win against Westfield State earning NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 11, 2011In a 2-0 week, Fitchburg's Amanda Burns totaled 15 points with nine goals and six assists including six scores and one helper in a 14-13 OT victory at Westfield State earning NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for April 4, 2011Katie Weber backstopped Bridgewater State between the pipes and posted an impressive 5.33 goals against average with 23 saves and a .590 save percentage in a 3-0 week earning NEWLA Defensive Player of the Week honors.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for March 28, 2011Carley Keeley led Westfield with five goals, five draw controls, three groundballs and three caused turnovers in 17-9 victory over Norwich University earning NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for March 21, 2011Castleton's Marie Van Der Kar led the Spartans to a 19-10 win over Colby-Sawyer making an impact on all sides of the field. Offensively, the senior midfielder notched seven goals and dished out two to go along with four draw controls, a game-high eight ground balls and six caused turnovers earning NEWLA Offensive Player of the Week.
NEWLA Weekly Honors for March 14, 2011Bridgewater State's Courtney Lennon tallied 11 goals, including two game winners, as the Bears opened the 2011 campaign with wins over Vassar College, SUNY Potsdam and MIT.