News Archive: NCAA Division III Women's Lacrosse

July 11, 2014
Cortland's Taylor Tabbed to Lead Le Moyne

June 27, 2014
'Keep it In' Experimental Rule Set for NCAA Women

June 23, 2014
IWLCA Announces 2014 Coaches of the Year
The IWLCA announces both the national and regional coaches of the year for a total of 14 mentors being honored.

June 23, 2014
Ness Named First Coast Guard Women's Coach

June 20, 2014
Assistant Dissinger Promoted to Trinity Head Post

June 13, 2014
Next Generation of Young U.S. Talent Swoops In
As the three-day tryout kicks off Friday afternoon at Georgetown for the 2013-14 U.S. Women’s National Team, longtime veterans and young hopefuls will play for a spot on the roster that will train for the 2017 FIL Women’s World Cup in England.

June 8, 2014
IWLCA Announces 2014 Players of the Year
The IWLCA has honored 12 student-athletes from nine different schools for the positional players of the year.

June 4, 2014
LM's Division III Women's All-Americans Announced
On the Division III All-American team, a pair of juniors from the NCAA champion and a couple of sophomores from other squads carry the torch for the future.

June 2, 2014
Early Top 10 for 2015 (WD3): Gulls Still Soaring?
Can Salisbury make it three in a row in 2015? Cortland and Trinity still loom, but the Sea Gulls are the logical thought to be No. 1 at this point.

May 30, 2014
WD3 Notes: Salisbury Still Finds Fuel From '12 Loss
For the second straight year, Salisbury toppled Trinity in the NCAA finals. And they were still motivated by the year before that, when the Bantams bested the Gulls in the finals.

May 29, 2014
Trinity Coach Livesay Resigns, Joins Middlebury
After leading Trinity to three straight NCAA championship games and a title in 2012, Kate Livesay has decided to return to her roots at Middlebury, where Missy Foote intends to retire after 2015.

May 28, 2014
Lacrosse Magazine Division III Women's Rankings
Salisbury and Trinity finish 1-2 for the third straight year, with the NCAA champion Gulls in the top spot and Bantams right behind.

May 27, 2014
IWLCA D3 Poll: Salisbury Sweeps to No. 1 Finale

May 27, 2014
Middlebury Coach Foote To Step Down In June 2015

May 25, 2014
Salisbury and Trinity Set for Another D-III Final
For the third straight year, the NCAA Division III women's title will see either Salisbury or Trinity hoist the trophy, with the Sea Gulls and Bantams set to square off this afternoon.

May 25, 2014
Salisbury Holds Off Trinity For Second Straight Title
A 5-0 halftime lead provided enough cushion as Salisbury took its second straight NCAA DIII women's crown with a 9-6 win over Trinity at Gettysburg College.

May 25, 2014
Blog Replay: Salisbury Goes Back-to-Back
In the third straight Salisbury-Trinity NCAA DIII women's final, the Sea Gulls won their second straight crown, taking a 9-6 victory at Gettysburg College.

May 25, 2014
NCAA WD3 Highlights: Salisbury 9, Trinity 6

May 25, 2014
Gallery: Salisbury vs. Amherst (NCAA WD3 Semis)
Salisbury took one more step towards the defense of its NCAA D3 crown, topping Amherst and advancing to play Trinity Sunday for the title.

May 25, 2014
Gallery: Trinity vs Cortland (NCAA WD3 Semis)
Trinity used a big rally to topple Cortland, handing the Red Dragons their first loss of the season. Photos by Brian Schneider.

May 25, 2014
Gallery: Salisbury 9, Trinity 6 (NCAA WD3 Final)
Salisbury earned its second straight NCAA title in Women's Division III lacrosse with a 9-6 win over Trinity at Gettysburg College. Photos by Scott McCall.

May 24, 2014
Salisbury, Trinity Set up 3rd-Straight WD3 Final Tilt
Trinity shocked No. 1 Cortland with its first loss of the season, while Salisbury rode a run to an 8-4 win over Amherst, setting up a third straight Bantam-Sea Gull NCAA final Sunday.

May 24, 2014
Salisbury Back into WD3 Finals Over Amherst
Salisbury will take on Trinity for the third straight year in the women's D3 finals after topping Amherst in Saturday's NCAA semifinal at Gettysburg.

May 24, 2014
Trinity Stuns Cortland to Reach NCAA WD3 Finals
The Bantams rode a 5-0 run to a 8-7 victory over previously unbeaten and No. 1 seed Cortland in Saturday's NCAA semifinal at Gettysburg.

May 22, 2014
Newcomer Amherst Serene Before WD3 Semifinals
With a certified yoga instructor as a head coach, it's not surprising Amherst is calm despite being the only non-returning squad at this weekend's WD3 final four in Gettysburg.

May 22, 2014
Lavelle Thrives as Cortland's Shut-Down Specialist
Already a two-time IWLCA Defender of the Year for Division III, Jessica Lavelle and Cortland have another tough defensive task against Trinity in Saturday's WD3 semifinals.

May 19, 2014
IWLCA DIII All-Americans Announced
48 student-athletes have been honored as All-America selections for women's Division III, including seven first-team honorees who will be playing at the final four this weekend in Gettysburg.

May 18, 2014
Amherst Edges TCNJ To Return to WD3 Final Four

May 18, 2014
Cortland Outpaces Colby to Advance to Final Four

May 18, 2014
Blog Replay: Cortland Tops Colby to Advance
Cortland remained perfect on the season as the top-seed Red Dragons defeated Colby to book a spot in next weekend's Women's D3 NCAA semifinals at Gettysburg.

May 18, 2014
Blog Replay: Salisbury Handles F&M to Advance
Defending NCAA champion Salisbury jumped to a 3-0 lead and held off the Diplomats to advance to next weekend's NCAA semifinals, where they will face Amherst.

May 18, 2014
Trinity Tops Gettysburg To Punch Final Four Ticket

May 17, 2014
Colby Downs Williams, 8-6

May 17, 2014
Cortland St. Overwhelms Redlands, 19-3

May 17, 2014
Franklin & Marshall Edges SUNY Geneseo, 9-8

May 17, 2014
TCNJ Downs Washington And Lee, 13-7

May 17, 2014
Trinity Outscores Fredonia State, 16-5

May 16, 2014
10-2-W: Down the Stretch They Come
Its down to the last batch of teams for the collegiate season, as Division I quarterfinals hit on both the men's and women's side. Who do we like?

May 15, 2014
WD3 Regionals: Undefeated Vikings Face Salisbury
While Salisbury is the defending NCAA champion, Augustana will be the only undefeated team taking the field on Maryland’s Eastern Shore this weekend.

May 10, 2014
Augustana Outshoots Adrian in 22-14 Victory

May 10, 2014
Colby Dominates Plymouth State In 16-5 Win

May 10, 2014
Cortland Handles Mount Union, 20-5

May 10, 2014
Early Goals Lift TCNJ Over Susquehanna, 19-7

May 10, 2014
Gettysburg Breezes Past Cabrini, 19-6

May 10, 2014
Hart Leads SUNY Geneseo Past Stevenson, 5-4

May 10, 2014
Middlebury Tops Endicott, 19-7

May 10, 2014
Salisbury Downs Farmingdale State, 18-7

May 10, 2014
Franklin & Marshall Outscores Catholic, 17-11

May 10, 2014
Trinity Downs Castleton, 16-4

May 10, 2014
Washington & Lee Downs Denison, 13-5

May 10, 2014
Williams Tops Wheaton, 9-6

May 7, 2014
Purchase College Will Add M&W Lacrosse in 2016

May 7, 2014
Frozen's "Let It Go" Has A New Meaning for Drew
After losing her husband to cancer, Drew coach Julia Steier found solace in her team through a season full of memorable moments that picked her back up.

May 7, 2014
Mount Union Women Crunch Keuka, Cortland Next

May 7, 2014
Susquehanna Too Much for Meredith, TCNJ Next

May 5, 2014
Bracket Breakdown: WD3 and the Group of Death
Championship Weekend host Gettysburg could play for a title on its home field, but first have to get through a brutal region, writes Mark Macyk.

May 5, 2014
IWLCA D3 Poll: Cortland Sweeps No. 1 Votes

May 4, 2014
Women's D3 Conference Tourney Clearinghouse
A majority of teams hoping for an NCAA WD3 tournament bid are going to get it through winning their conference. Here's the breakdown of all those potential bids.

May 4, 2014
Cortland, Salisbury Headline WD3 NCAA Field
The defending champion Sea Gulls and No. 1-ranked Red Dragons are the South and North Region No. 1 seeds, respectively, in the NCAA D3 women's field announced Sunday.

May 2, 2014
10-2-W: Selection Sunday Looms Over Weekend
With conference tournaments and season finales across the board, the next three days mark teams' last shot at making a play for the big dance. How does LM's staff see things going?

May 1, 2014
Women's D3 Notes: Can Social Push Extend Season?
Centre (Ky.) has its fans chirping via social media at the NCAA to remind them of their NCAA tournament resume in Pool B. Will it work?

April 28, 2014
IWLCA DIII Poll: Cortland Continues Hold on No. 1

April 26, 2014
Ticket Punched: Denison Stops Ohio Wesleyan
Eddie Vita had a six-point afternoon, leading the Big Red past Ohio Wesleyan and giving Denison the NCAC automatic qualifier.

April 25, 2014
10-2-W: Last Chance For Conference Shots
With some conference tournament's underway and others next week, every game could buoy or bury a team's shot at a high seed, or shot at all. How does LM's staff see things going?

April 24, 2014
Pushups to Empower: York's Silent Salute to Veterans
York sophomore Allison Bove recruits her teammates to drop down and do 22 pushups to raise money and help veterans get back on their feet.

April 21, 2014
IWLCA D3 Poll: Cortland Sweeps to No. 1 Spot

April 20, 2014
No. 2 Cortland Knocks Off No. 1 Salisbury, 12-8
The Cortland Red Dragons held off the Sea Gulls with a 9-2 lead at halftime for their 50th straight win at home, knocking the defending Division III national champion off its pedestal.

April 18, 2014
Goucher Clinches Playoff Spot on Emotional Night
Goucher topped Catholic to earn a berth in the Landmark Conference playoffs just days after the tragic death of sophomore Matt Gabriel.

April 18, 2014
10-2-W: Conference Races Headline Weekend Slate
With some conference tournaments starting as soon as next week, the conference races are down to the wire, including a big Florida-Northwestern battle in the ALC.

April 17, 2014
WD3 Notebook: Mount Union Talking Tournamnt
Despite being one of the country's newer programs, Mount Union already has its sights set on the upcoming NCAA tournament - and a record to back up its hopes.

April 14, 2014
IWLCA D3 Poll: Salisbury, Cortland Set for Showdown

April 13, 2014
Photo Gallery: Salisbury Tops TCNJ (WD3)
The Sea Gulls stayed perfect in a battle of unbeaten Top 5 teams with a 9-6 win over TCNJ. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.

April 12, 2014
Salisbury Hands TCNJ First Loss in Top 5 Showdown
Top-ranked Salisbury improved to 14-0 on the year, handing TCNJ its first loss of 2014 on the road on Saturday afternoon.

April 10, 2014
No. 2 Cortland Women Down No. 5 Middlebury

April 10, 2014
WD3 Notebook: Mid-Season Awards Outlook
With four unbeaten teams remaining as the season edges closer to playoff time, Mark Macyk selects his favorites for the awards that will come in May.

April 7, 2014
IWLCA DIII Poll: Salisbury Continues Dominant Run

April 3, 2014
WD3: Conlon Finds a Home at Montclair State
After nearly giving up lacrosse three years ago, Tierney Conlon has 37 goals and 33 assists this season and is within striking distance of MSU's career scoring record.

April 3, 2014
WD3 Notebook: How Will the Brackets Shake Out?
The marquee teams are already making plans for May, but who will find itself with the proverbial golden tickets out of Pool B and Pool C? Mark Macyk takes a look from a month out.

March 29, 2014
Amherst Tops No. 3 Middlebury 11-10 (WD3)

March 28, 2014
10-2-W: Another Day, Another ACC Headliner
Boston College visits Maryland in one of the top matches this weekend. Who does the Lacrosse Magazine staff like for that one and nine similarly top-end contests?

March 27, 2014
WD3 Notebook: Ithaca Opens Empire 8 Slate Strong
The Bombers opened their Empire 8 season with two victories, including an upset of then-No. 11 St. John Fisher on Saturday.

March 27, 2014
No. 3 Middlebury Women Dominate No. 4 F&M

March 26, 2014
Salisbury Women Win Record 33rd Straight Homer

March 25, 2014
Middlebury's Foote Wins 400th Career Game
National Lacrosse Hall of Famer and Middlebury coach Missy Foote won her 400th career game on Wednesday as the Panthers defeated RIT.

March 24, 2014
IWLCA D3 Poll: Salisbury, Cortland Keep Top Marks

March 23, 2014
Carta's Game Winner Helps Salisbury Stay Unbeaten

March 21, 2014
10-2-W: Another Test for No. 1 North Carolina Looms
The defending champion Tar Heels have answered every challenge so far in 2014. Can they answer the bell again on a visit to No. 4 Boston College?

March 20, 2014
WD3 Notes: Bates Puts Big Trinty Win in Rear View
An upset of Trinity was huge for the Bates women, but they can't dwell on it with the rest of the brutal NESCAC season awaiting.

March 20, 2014
Gettysburg Seniors Looking to Repeat '11 Title Run
Gettysburg’s three captains -- Katie Blumenthal, Kelsey Markiewicz and Loren Pruitt -- combined for 11 points in the NCAA finals as freshmen in 2011, and are hoping to lead the charge for the Bullets once again.

March 20, 2014
TCNJ Rallies Past Gettysburg in Overtime

March 18, 2014
Salisbury Takes NCAA Finals Rematch Over Trinity
The Salisbury University women took a rematch of the last two NCAA finals, topping Trinity 11-8 in Florida on Tuesday morning.

March 17, 2014
IWLCA D3 Poll: Salisbury, Cortland Stay On Top

March 13, 2014
WD3 Notes: Trip West Pays Dividends for Oneonta
Had it not been for a trip to California in the early season, the Oneonta women would have only had three outdoor practices thus far, but with it, they stand at 5-0 on the young season.

March 10, 2014
IWLCA D2 Poll: LIU Post Remains In Charge

March 10, 2014
Gettysburg Women Avenge NCAA Loss, Top RPI

March 10, 2014
IWLCA D3 Poll: Salisbury on Top at 4-0

March 10, 2014
Photos: Weekend Photo Galleries from March 7-9
Some key high school match-ups were among the games Lacrosse Magazine's photographers covered this weekend.

March 8, 2014
Amherst Takes 9-4 NESCAC Win over Bowdoin

March 7, 2014
WAC Women Thrash No. 18 Susquehanna 24-14
Several school records fell Friday as Caroline Lovett and Allie Dudley led Washington College to a big win over Susquehanna.

March 7, 2014
Photos: Susquehanna vs. Wash. Coll. (WD3)
Washington College scored on its first 18 shots on goal in a 24-14 win over Susquehanna, knocking the Crusaders out of the rankings. Photos © Kevin P. Tucker

March 7, 2014
10-2-W: Unstoppable Force or Immovable Object?
Saturday's Albany-UMass game pits the explosive Great Danes attack against the stingy Minutemen defense. Who do we see taking that and other key contests this week?

March 6, 2014
WD3 Notebook: 'Lady Bros' Thriving on Early Chaos
Thunder Capes, pictures of Thor and embracing the properly weird are normal at Brockport, which has started strong this spring.

March 6, 2014
Occidental Aiming For 'Best in the West' Status
Western Pennsylvania can be beautiful, but it isn't hard to see the appeal of coaching on the West Coast for Occidental's Stephanie Janice.

February 28, 2014
Ten-2-Watch: Can Maryland Remain in Spotlight?
After defying the odds (and our staff pickers) in routing Syracuse last week, can Maryland keep the roll going at home against No. 1 Duke? Our prognosticators weigh in on that and more from this weekend.

February 27, 2014
WD3 Notebook: Generals Trust in One Another
A year after a 'perfect storm' of maladies led to a sub-par season, Washington & Lee is going back to the basics of team chemistry this spring.

February 19, 2014
#LMRanks Best Bets: NCAA D3 Women's Lacrosse
Who will headline the end-of-season honors in NCAA Division III women's lacrosse? We don't know yet, but we've got some good ideas on who to look for.

February 19, 2014
No. 6 Gettysburg Women Tame No. 19 Stevenson
An an early-season Division III women's showdown, the Bullets took a 15-6 win over the host Mustangs in Owings Mills, Md.

February 14, 2014
#LMRanks: Defending Champ Gulls Still Hungry
The preseason NCAA Women's Division III No. 1 Salisbury Sea Gulls aren't resting on last year's title. They're hungry for another.

February 13, 2014
#LMRanks: Cortland Aims for Top of WD3 World
With a quality roster and some new blood on the coaching staff, Cortland hopes to make the step from one of the top programs in D3 to the top of the mountain.

February 12, 2014
#LMRanks: No. 3 Trinity Bantams (WD3)
Champions in 2012, runner-up in 2013, can Trinity keep the roll going in 2014 despite the graduation of a landmark senior class?

February 11, 2014
#LMRanks: No. 4 Middlebury Panthers (WD3)
They fell by a single goal in the NCAA semifinals a year ago to eventual champion Salisbury. Can the Panthers return to the Final Four once more?

February 10, 2014
#LMRanks: NCAA Division III Women's No. 5-10
The NCAA Division III semifinalists haven't been set in stone since 2011. It's only seemed that way. These six teams aim to make a run in 2014.

February 3, 2014
#LMRanks: NCAA DIII Women's Breakdown 11-20
Mark Macyk looks at the teams ranked 11-20 in LM's preseason NCAA Women's Division III Top 20 to kick off our #LMRanks preview of the smaller schools divisions.

January 31, 2014
DaSilva: Women's Game Has Momentum

January 21, 2014
Salisbury's Wheatley is LM's WD3 Preseason POY
An athletic keeper among the tops in the nation at stopping shots, Salisbury's All-American Ashton Wheatley is LM's preseason Player of the Year for NCAA Division III Women.

January 16, 2014
Pechulis Named Interim Coach at Westfield State

January 9, 2014
#LMRanks: Salisbury Atop Preseason WDIII Ranks
Unbeaten a year ago, the defending Women's Division III champion Salisbury Sea Gulls are No. 1 in Lacrosse Magazine's preseason Top 20 to open 2014

December 24, 2013
Stories of the Year: Realignment and Growth
Reshaping of basketball and football conference alignments will have a big effect on lacrosse in coming years, as will the continued growth of the smaller college divisions and Women's DI.

December 20, 2013
Vote for LM's Preseason Players of the Year!
It's down to the wire with several close races in the Preseason POY voting, which closes at 5 p.m. (ET) today!

December 12, 2013
Regis Women Name Duggan Head Coach

December 5, 2013
LM's Preseason POY Vote: NCAA Women's DIII
Defending champion Salisbury has two in the finals for the Lacrosse Magazine Preseason Player of the Year vote. Will one of the Gulls take it home, or will the fans go away from the Eastern Shore?

December 4, 2013
Campbell Women Hire Easley as Head Coach
Dawn Easley was announced as the new head coach for second-year program Campbell (N.C.), resigning her spot at Pfeiffer after winning 58 games in five seasons at her alma mater.

No date
IWLCA DIII Poll: Salisbury Takes Top Votes

Previous Years
2012-13 | 2011-12 | 2010-11 | 2009-102008-09

comments powered by Disqus