Mercy Mavericks

Team Schedule

Overall Pct. Conf. Pct. Streak Home Away Neutral
12-7 .632 5-3 .625 Lost 3 9-1 3-6 0-0

Date Opponent Result Time/Status Links
Feb. 27 Holy Family W, 16-3 Final
Mar. 5 Merrimack W, 18-4 Final
Mar. 9 Dominican (N.Y.) W, 13-1 Final
Mar. 12 at St. Thomas Aquinas * L, 7-6 Final
Wounded Warrior Project Day
Mar. 15 Chestnut Hill W, 11-4 Final
Mar. 18 Philadelphia U. W, 16-3 Final
Mar. 22 at Tampa L, 10-9 Final
Mar. 24 at Florida Tech L, 5-3 Final
Mar. 30 Queens (N.Y.) * W, 13-1 Final
Apr. 2 at Dowling * L, 9-8 Final - 3OT
Apr. 7 Dist. Columbia * W, 16-1 Final
Apr. 13 Bridgeport * W, 15-12 Final
Apr. 16 at Roberts Wesleyan * W, 12-11 Final - OT
Apr. 20 at Georgian Court W, 17-7 Final
Apr. 23 Molloy * W, 13-7 Final
Apr. 27 at Caldwell W, 16-5 Final
Essex Valley School - West Caldwell, NJ
Apr. 30 at LIU Post * L, 16-2 Final
May. 5 at LIU Post L, 6-2 Final
ECC Women's Lacrosse Championship - Semifinal
May. 14 Pace L, 13-3 Final
ECAC Division II Championship

All times Eastern


East Coast Conference (ECC)

DowlingLIU PostMercyMolloySt. Thomas AquinasRoberts WesleyanQueens (N.Y.)BridgeportDist. Columbia
Team Conf All GF GA
Dowling 8-0 17-4 277 164
LIU Post 7-1 17-4 249 91
Mercy 5-3 12-7 209 125
Molloy 5-3 11-7 220 188
St. Thomas Aquinas 5-3 10-7 163 152
Roberts Wesleyan 3-5 6-9 174 189
Queens (N.Y.) 2-6 8-8 142 129
Bridgeport 1-7 5-10 142 160
Dist. Columbia 0-8 1-13 77 221


June 21, 2016
From the Editor: Digging Deep for Diversity
If it seems like LM's coverage celebrating lacrosse people from non-traditional backgrounds is disproportionate, it's intentional, writes editor-in-chief Matt DaSilva.

June 17, 2016
Finding Refuge: Oudat Sisters Find Home in Lacrosse
Lana and Yara Oudat fled from Syria with their mother four years ago. As the civil war escalated there, the sisters discovered an unlikely source of solace here. Lacrosse.

June 8, 2016
Lacrosse Magazine's Division II Women's All-American Team
Florida Southern prided itself on winning as a team this season, but that does not mean the Mocs were without stars.

June 6, 2016
IWLCA Names 2016 Players of the Year by Position
Ellie DeGarmo (Princeton), Kayla Treanor (Syracuse), Alice Mercer and Taylor Cummings (Maryland) captured DI positional honors as the IWLCA named its Players of the Year for 2016.

June 6, 2016
Looking Ahead: 2017 Top 10 for Division II Women
Florida Southern shocked the world with its NCAA finals win over Adelphi. Can the Mocs keep the DII world flipped in 2017?

June 1, 2016
Dowling College Shutting Down; Lacrosse Teams to End
The small school on Long Island, home to the 2012 NCAA Division II men's lacrosse champions, will cease operations this week.

June 1, 2016
Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division II Women's Top 15
Adelphi is No. 1 in the final Top 15 of the season, having held the top position for every ranking so far. Can anyone catch the Panthers?

May 22, 2016
Highlights: Florida Southern vs. Adelphi (NCAA Final)

May 22, 2016
Gallery: Florida Southern vs. Adelphi (NCAA DII Women's)
Florida Soutnern made history as the first non-Northern NCAA DII women's champion with an 8-7 victory over two-time defending champion Adelphi. Photos by Justin Edmonds.

May 21, 2016
Florida Southern Stuns Adelphi to Win NCAA Title
In just its fifth season, Florida Southern ascended to national champion, upending the Adelphi dynasty 8-7 in the NCAA Division II women's lacrosse championship game Saturday in Denver.

May 19, 2016
Old and New: Adelphi, Fla. Southern Power to WD2 Finals
Adelphi is seeking its third straight crown. Florida Southern has never made an NCAA final in the sport. They will play for the national championship on Saturday in Colorado after defeating Le Moyne and Lindenwood handily on Thursday.

May 18, 2016
IWLCA Announces Division II Women's All-Americans
LIU Post boasts six IWLCA Division II All-Americans, including four first-team selections, while the four NCAA semifinalists accounted for 20 honorees named Wednesday.

May 18, 2016
D-II Women's Semifinals: Traditional Powers and Startups
Adelphi vs. Le Moyne in the North and Florida Southern vs. Lindenwood in the South pose opposite dynamics in the NCAA semifinals Thursday in Denver. Shane Mettlen breaks down the matchups.

May 14, 2016
Top Seeds Advance to Regional Finals in WD2
LeMoyne scored late to beat LIU Post and will meet two-time defending national champion Adelphi in the North Region final. Florida Southern and Lindenwood will meet in the South Region final.

May 13, 2016
Queens, Rollins Upsets Headline WD2 Opening Round
Rollins and Queens, the South Region's 5th and 6th seeds, both earned spots in Saturday's NCAA quarterfinals with victories as action opened in the DII women's tournament Friday.

May 13, 2016
WD2 Notes: Grand Valley Looks to Make Most of 1st NCAA Bid
With the field expanded to 12, teams like Grand Valley State got a shot at the NCAA tournament for the first time. Can the Lakers make some noise?

May 9, 2016
DII Women's Bracket Breakdown: Fresh Faces, Old Powers
Some new teams made it in with Division II's increase to a 12-team bracket, but the old powers are still the favorites to raise the trophy on May 21st.

May 9, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Adelphi Sweeps Final Pre-Tourney Ranks

May 8, 2016
Adelphi, Fla. Southern Top Seeds in D-II Women's Tourney
The road to the NCAA Division II women's lacrosse championship goes through Adelphi and Florida Southern. The two-time defending NCAA champion Panthers (19-0) and the Mocs earned the No. 1 seeds in the North and South Regions, respectively, as announced during an selection show Sunday.

May 7, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: LIU Post Repeats as ECC Champ
Ryan McKinney scored three goals and No. 8 LIU Post held off a late charge by Dowling to capture its second straight East Coast Conference women’s lacrosse championship Saturday with a 7-6 victory over No. 7 Dowling.

May 4, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: Adelphi, Le Moyne advance in NE-10 play
Adelphi and Le Moyne picked up blowout wins over Pace and American International to advance to the NE-10 semis and a step closer to meeting again.

May 2, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Adelphi Atop Once Again

May 1, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: Mocs Top Rollins for SSC Title
Shannon Gilfedder scored the game-tying and winning goals, as No. 3 Florida Southern came back from a two-goal second-half deficit to defeat No. 4 Rollins 12-11 in the Sunshine State Conference women’s lacrosse championship game.

April 30, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: Bently Streaks Past New Haven
Bentley set a program record with a 10th straight win in an upset over No. 11 New Haven, while conference action got going.

April 29, 2016
WD2 Notes: Dowling's Roller Coaster Ride
A huge win over LIU Post was followed by a loss to Stonehill, but the Golden Lions are back on track and hoping to ride high into the ECC tournament and beyond.

April 25, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Florida Southern Up to No. 3

April 25, 2016
Queens Tops Limestone for First Time Since 2006
The No. 14 Queens (N.C.) women's lacrosse team upended No. 10 Limestone 9-2 on Monday, the Royals' first win over the perennial southern power since the 2006 season.

April 19, 2016
Adelphi Erupts in Second Half to Defeat Le Moyne
Limited to just two goals in the first half, top-ranked Adelphi exploded for eight in the second half to defeat Le Moyne 10-7 in a No. 1 vs. No. 2 showdown in Division II women's lacrosse Tuesday.

April 18, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Rollins, Lindenwood Move Up

April 15, 2016
Division II Women Midseason Awards and All-Americans
Denver and the DII women's final may be the ultimate goal, but the headline-grabbers so far have hailed from the traditional powers in Pennsylvania and New York.

April 14, 2016
WD2 Notes: Lindenwood Ready for the Next Step
After consecutive losses on a trip to Florida last month, Lindenwood is refocused and looking for its first national title.

April 13, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: Dowling Upsets LIU Post
Alyssa Milano scored four goals to lead No. 15 Dowling to the 8-5 upset win over No. 3 LIU Post.

April 7, 2016
WD2 Notes: Thomas Twins Lead Young Rollins Squad
Tyler and Taylor Thomas have never left each other's side and they're bringing a team with NCAA title aspirations together.

April 7, 2016
Photo Gallery: West Chester vs. Lock Haven (D2 Women)
West Chester used a dominant first half to power a 13-4 win over Lock Haven in PSAC action. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

April 6, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: West Chester Dominates Battle with Lock Haven
No. 5 West Chester showed its class with a 13-4 win over No. 11 Lock Haven in PSAC play.

April 4, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: LIU Post Into Top 3; Adelphi Unanimous

April 2, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: Adelphi Defense Stymies LIU Post
Top-ranked Adelphi used an unforgiving defense to defeat Long Island rival LIU Post 4-3 on Saturday.

April 1, 2016
Limestone Women Turn Tables on Rollins to Win
Carleigh Davis scored the game-tying and go-ahead goals to lift the No. 11 Limestone women’s lacrosse team to an 8-6 upset of No. 4 Rollins on Friday. Davis’ goals came during a four-goal Saints run to end the game.

March 30, 2016
WD2 Notes: Pace Off to Hot Start in its Second Season
Coach Michael Spinner went 5-11 with a group of 20 freshmen in 2015, but has led the Setters to a 5-1 record in the program's second season.

March 28, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Adelphi, Le Moyne Unanimous 1-2

March 26, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: Favorites Dominate Slate
Adelphi and Lindenwood had dominating wins against teams just outside of the rankings as the top tier had a good Saturday in the women's D2 world.

March 24, 2016
WD2 Notes: LHU Remains Unbeaten with New Coach, Roster
Lock Haven lost its coach and nine starters from last year's NCAA finals appearance, but a new-look roster has the Bald Eagles at 7-0 on the season.

March 19, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: Gebhart FP Lifts Lakers in OT
Emily Gebhart scored on a free position shot with seven seconds left in overtime to lift No. 11 Mercyhurst to a 9-8 victory over visiting No. 8 West Chester in a PSAC women's lacrosse match Saturday afternoon.

March 17, 2016
WD2 Notes: Hurley Lifts Mercyhurst to Success as Interim Coach
After longtime coach Cecil Pilson departed for Butler, interim coach Bridig Hurley has led Mercyhurst to a 4-1 start to the 2016 season.

March 14, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Little Change as Adelphi Continues to Headline

March 12, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: LIU Post Lands the Upset
The No. 9 LIU Post women's lacrosse team got a big 7-5 win against No. 4 New Haven in Melbourne, Fla., behind Ryan McKinney's hat trick.

March 11, 2016
D-II Women's Roundup: Lindenwood, Lock Haven Roll
Morgan Judd and Allison Hurley combined for nine goals to lead the No. 3 Lindenwood women’s lacrosse team to an 11-6 win Friday at Seton Hill.

March 9, 2016
WD2 Notes: Jahelka's Family Helps Her Score Big for Adelphi
Adelphi junior attacker Jacqueline Jahelka continues to improve as the leading scorer for the two-time defending champions. Wherever this ends, her family will be there for every step of the way.

March 5, 2016
Small College Roundup: Tufts Survives Stevens' Test
Two-time defending champion Tufts got all it could handle from No. 20 Stevens, but rallied for the win in its season opener to headline the small college Saturday slate.

March 2, 2016
Limestone Escapes Seton Hill with Close Win
No. 10 Limestone tops No. 13 Seton Hill 9-7 behind junior Sydney Teeter's career-high 12 saves.

February 29, 2016
IWLCA Division II Poll for February 29
Collecting all 20 first place votes in the IWLCA Division II Coaches’ Poll, Adelphi University held onto the top spot after defeating Florida Southern 16-10.

February 28, 2016
Photo Gallery: Mercyhurst at Le Moyne (NCAA Women)
Le Moyne scored the last three goals, including the go-ahead goal by All-American attacker Erica Geremia, to rally for a 12-10 win over visiting Mercyhurst. Photos by Greg Wall

February 22, 2016
IWLCA Division II Poll for February 22
Adelphi grabbed 19 of 20 first place votes to lead the IWLCA Division II poll for Feb. 22.

February 12, 2016
Le Moyne's Geremia is Nike/LM D-II Women's PPOY
What should be frightening for Le Moyne's opponents is that Erica Geremia feels much more comfortable in her surroundings heading into this season.

February 12, 2016
Nike/LM Preseason All-Americans: Division II Women
Adelphi is a victim of its own team success when it comes to individual awards. It's tough making the Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Preseason All-American list.

February 12, 2016
Nike/LM NCAA Preview: Division II Women's Top 15
Adelphi is looking to make three-peat history this year and we don't see why they won't. The Panthers are No. 1 in the preseason Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division II women's rankings.

February 10, 2016
Embry-Riddle (Fla.) to Add M&W Lacrosse in 2018

February 3, 2016
IWLCA President Groveston Wins Hollywood Game Night
With an all-star team of Apolo Ohno, Al Michaels, and Maurice Jones Drew, IWLCA president and Grand Valley State coach Alicia Groveston won $25,000 on NBC's Hollywood Game Night, hosted by "Glee" star Jane Lynch.

February 1, 2016
Maryland Tops IWLCA Division I Coaches Preseason Poll
Defending NCAA Division I women's lacrosse champion Maryland is the top-ranked team in the IWLCA Division I Coaches Preseason Poll that was released Monday. Adelphi and Cortland were also named No. 1 in Division II and III, respectively.

February 1, 2016
Groveston to Appear on Hollywood Game Night
Alicia Groveston, head coach at Grand Valley (Mich.) State and president of the IWLCA, will appear on all-sports sepecial edition of NBC's Hollywood Game Night on Tuesday night.

January 29, 2016
Lee (Tenn.) University Adding Women's Lacrosse

January 26, 2016
Inside the February Edition of Lacrosse Magazine
A year after Denver upheld its preseason No. 1 ranking, we're looking west(ish) again at Notre Dame, whose Big Three of Matt Kavanagh, Sergio Perkovic and Matt Landis grace the cover of this special NCAA preview edition.

December 18, 2015
LM Preseason Player of the Year: Division II Women
Adelphi won its second straight NCAA title in overtime last May. Can Rachel O'Brien help the Panthers to another? She's up for LM D-II Women's Preseason Player of the Year against a strong field of candidates.

November 25, 2015
Recruiting Proposals "To Save The Kids" Awaits NCAA Approval
The IWLCA is still awaiting word from the NCAA on two ground-shaking proposals to stem the trend toward early recruiting.

October 20, 2015
Five Questions: Lax Sports Network COO Rob Wallace
The Lax Sports Network, billed as a 24-hour digital home of lacrosse programming, debuts Jan. 5, 2016. We caught up with the network's leadership to learn more about it.

October 10, 2015
30 in 30: Who's Due For a Breakthrough in 2016?
We know who the top returning players and teams are, but who else is ready to break into that conversation in 2016?

October 5, 2015
30 in 30: A Coaching Change, but also Continuity at Lock Haven
When Lindsay Reese took the field at Lock Haven for her first official practice Monday there was of course a bit of learning curve, she’s still learning her players’ names, but the on-field product didn't need much work.

October 1, 2015
30 in 30: New NCAA Women's Rules at Play in 2016
With all the excitement surrounding the shot clock, it doesn't go into effect until 2017 for DI and 2018 for DII and DIII. But there are more than 10 new rule changes that affect the 2016 season. Clarifications are made and coaches give their feedback.

September 21, 2015
Reese Named Lock Haven Head Coach

September 11, 2015
30 in 30: How Florida Southern Brings the Heat
With a recruiting model that alternates developing elite offenses and defenses, new South Region juggernaut Florida Southern hopes to return to the NCAA tournament behind a stout back line.

September 4, 2015
The Time Has Come for Women's Lacrosse
On May 21, ASTM approved a headgear standard. On July 16, the NCAA approved a 90-second shot clock. In 56 days, women's lacrosse changed forever.

June 2, 2015
Lacrosse Magazine's DII Women's All-Americans
Four each at attack, midfield and defense, with one goalie. Who made Lacrosse Magazine's All-America list for DII women's lacrosse?

June 1, 2015
Early Top 10 for 2016 (WD2): Anyone But Adelphi?
With 2015 closed out, we train an eye on the horizon - and in the DII women's lacrosse world, it's never a safe bet to go against Adelphi.

May 17, 2015
Adelphi Earns 7th NCAA Title on Mills' OT Game-Winner
Felicia Mills scored just before the close of the first OT and Adelphi made it stick, earning a 5-4 victory over Lock Haven for the school's 7th DII women's NCAA Championship.

May 16, 2015
Adelphi Advances To Championship Game With Victory Over Le Moyne

May 16, 2015
Adelphi Dismantles Le Moyne to Earn WD2 Finals Spot
For the third time this season, Adelphi faced Le Moyne, and for a third time, the Panthers dispatched the Dolphins, earning a spot in Sunday's DII women's NCAA final with a 10-5 victory in Virginia.

May 16, 2015
Lock Haven Slows Potent Lindenwood to a Crawl in Win
Facing the top offense in DII women's lacrosse, the Lock Haven defense put together an outstanding performance in Saturday's 10-5 NCAA semifinals win over Lindenwood.