Northwestern Wildcats

American Lacrosse Conference (ALC)

FloridaOhio St.Johns HopkinsNorthwesternPenn St.VanderbiltMichigan
Team Conf All GF GA
Florida 6-0 18-3 314 176
Ohio St. 4-2 13-7 235 164
Johns Hopkins 3-3 15-5 247 148
Northwestern 3-3 14-7 226 176
Penn St. 3-3 10-8 235 181
Vanderbilt 2-4 5-12 188 215
Michigan 0-6 4-13 158 254
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I Preseason Players of the Year » Northwestern to Play OSU at Gillette Stadium » Inside the November Issue of Lacrosse Magazine » Play for Parkinson's Women's Recap, Analysis » Photos: Northwestern-Maryland (Women) » USL Sets Teams for 2012 Champion Challenge » Former Northwestern Star Dowd Joins Syracuse » NU's Smith Named Big Ten's Top Female Athlete » Q-and-A: Tewaaraton Winner, NW's Shannon Smith » Smith Brings Tewaaraton Award Back to Evanston » Photos: 2011 Tewaaraton Award Ceremony » Dynasty Renewed, Wildcats Will Be 2012 Favorite » Facing Smith Prepared Harrington for Mollison » Blog Replay: NCAA Women's Championship Game » Maryland, Northwestern Reverse Roles in Rematch » Northwestern Blanks Mollison, Tops Terps for Title » Smith Leads NU's Strong Island Showing in Final » Photos: Northwestern vs Maryland (Women's Final) » Select Comcast Networks Will Air Women's Games » Live Blog: NCAA Women's Lacrosse Final Four » Smith Delivers Game-Winner for Northwestern » Photo Gallery: Carolina vs. Northwestern (Women) » Notes, Quotes from NCAA Women's Lax Media Day » Big Ten Network to Broadcast Women's Final Four » Maryland's KEJ Likely Out for Women's Final Four » Wildcats Sit Shotgun on Smith's Competitive Drive » Sheehan: Playoff Pedigree Matters More in May » Live Blog: Albany at Northwestern (NCAA Women) » Final Four-Bound 'Cats Blast Shorthanded Danes » LM Podcast: NCAA Women's Quarterfinals Edition » NU's Amonte Hiller Anticipates Fight from Albany » Sheehan: Suggestions, Surprises and Predictions » Another Smith Five Spot Leads Wildcats Past BC » Tewaaraton Finalists, Surprise and Snub (Women) » NCAA Division I Women's First-Round Preview » LM w. Sheehan Podcast: NCAA Tournament Edition » Bracket Breakdown: NCAA Division I Women » Sheehan: NCAA Selection Committee Got It Right » Maryland Ends Season as Unanimous No. 1 in Poll » Top-Seeded Maryland Will Meet Timchal as Foe » 'Cats Claw Back Late, Beat Florida for ALC Title » 'All Adrenaline At This Point,' Amonte Hiller Says » Florida, Northwestern Advance to ALC Title Game » Upsets Raise Stakes in NCAA Women's Lax Race » Northwestern Works for 8-4 Win Over Virginia » LM Podcast with Sheehan: Can BC Go At-Large? » Live Blog: No. 7 Stanford at No. 5 Northwestern » Smith Makes It Personal, Reignites Northwestern » Photo Gallery: Stanford at Northwestern (Women) » LM with Sheehan: Wildcat Woes, ALC Madness » Sheehan: Why Northwestern Has Hit the Skids » Wildcat Woes: Hopkins Beats Northwestern » Florida Welcomes Northwestern to the Swamp » Live Blog: No. 2 Northwestern at No. 6 Florida » Stunner in the Swamp: Florida Beats Northwestern » LM with Sheehan: No KEJ, Can Terps Keep Pace? » Sheehan: Stiffer Penalties Needed to Nip Foulplay » Cassera Comes Up Clutch in 'Cats Win over Penn » Northwestern Blows Out PSU in Second Half » Ten to Watch: LM's Staff Picks the Top Games » Sheehan: BC Puts Rest of ACC on Upset Alert » Blog: No. 3 Duke at No. 2 Northwestern (Women) » 'Cats Down Duke Despite Mackler's Huge Game » Podcast: NCAAs Not on TV? 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Overall Pct. Conf. Pct. Streak Home Away Neutral
14-7 .667 3-3 .500 Lost 1 7-4 6-2 1-1

Date Opponent Result Time/Status Links
Feb. 9 vs. Virginia @ Atlanta, Ga. W, 13-12 Final Box Score Recap
Feb. 22 at Duke W, 12-11 Final Box Score Recap
Feb. 25 Marquette W, 20-5 Final Box Score Recap
Mar. 5 Notre Dame L, 9-8 Final Box Score Recap
Mar. 9 at Ohio St. * L, 11-10 Final - OT Box Score Recap
Mar. 11 at Michigan * W, 20-6 Final Box Score Recap
Mar. 23 at Syracuse L, 11-7 Final Box Score Recap
Mar. 25 at Massachusetts W, 10-6 Final Box Score Recap
Mar. 31 North Carolina W, 7-5 Final Box Score Recap
Apr. 4 at Penn St. * W, 5-4 Final Box Score Recap
Apr. 6 at Penn W, 7-2 Final Box Score Box Score Box Score
Recap Live stats
Apr. 10 Vanderbilt * W, 15-9 Final Box Score Recap
Apr. 13 Johns Hopkins * L, 12-11 Final - 2OT Box Score Recap
Apr. 19 Florida * L, 13-12 Final Box Score Recap
Apr. 26 Southern California W, 12-7 Final Box Score Recap
May. 1 Vanderbilt W, 12-9 Final Box Score Recap
ALC quarterfinal
May. 2 Ohio St. W, 9-8 Final Box Score Recap
ALC Semifinal
May. 4 Florida L, 9-8 Final Box Score Recap
ALC Championship Game
May. 11 Louisville W, 11-8 Final Box Score Recap
May. 17 at Florida W, 11-10 Final Box Score Recap
NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals
May. 23 vs. Maryland @ Towson University L, 9-6 Final Box Score Recap
NCAA Tournament Semifinals