|Mar. 5||Allegheny||L, 10-9||Final|
|Mar. 6||at Va. Wesleyan||W, 12-11||Final - OT|
|Mar. 10||at McDaniel||L, 19-8||Final|
|Mar. 12||at Marymount (Va.) *||L, 13-5||Final|
|Mar. 15||Shenandoah||W, 14-5||Final|
|Mar. 16||at St. Vincent||W, 19-8||Final|
|Mar. 19||Mary Washington *||L, 14-7||Final|
|Mar. 23||at Arcadia||W, 16-13||Final|
|Mar. 26||Chris. Newport *||L, 16-5||Final|
|Apr. 2||at Salisbury *||L, 18-3||Final|
|Apr. 6||York (Pa.) *||L, 16-4||Final|
|Apr. 9||at Wesley *||W, 16-2||Final|
|Apr. 13||at Southern Virginia *||W, 21-14||Final|
|Apr. 16||St. Mary's (Md.) *||L, 19-9||Final|
All times Eastern
Capital Athletic Conference (CAC)
|St. Mary's (Md.)||6-2||16-4||233||166|
June 10, 2016
Lacrosse Magazine's DIII Women's All-Americans
The NCAA semifinalists are well represented, with Middlebury, Trinity, Cortland and F&M holding eight of 13 spots on our first (and only) team of honorees.
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 III Women
In Middlebury's heyday, the Panthers only won back-to-back championships once. Can they duplicate the feat in 2017? Mark Macyk takes a way-early look at how things could shape up.
June 1, 2016
Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division III Women's Top 20
Middlebury's run to the NCAA title clinched the No. 1 spot in the Top 20 as we bid farewell to the 2016 season. NCAA runner-up Trinity takes the No. 2 spot, with Cortland falling to third with its lone loss of the year.
May 29, 2016
Livesay Leads Middlebury to First Title Since 2004
With her mentor in the stands and her former team on the other sideline, coach Kate Livesay capped her first season at her alma mater by leading Middlebury to its first NCAA championship since 2004.
May 29, 2016
Middlebury Wins Sixth NCAA Title, First Since 2004
Kate Livesay became the first women's lacrosse coach at any level to lead two different teams to NCAA championships, as Middlebury defeated nemesis Trinity 9-5 in the Division III final Sunday in Chester, Pa.
May 28, 2016
NESCAC Rules day as Middlebury, Trinity Advance to WD3 Final
Middlebury snapped defending champion Cortland's 40-game win streak and Trinity downed F&M to set Sunday's DIII women's NCAA finals.
May 27, 2016
WD3 Notebook: Prepping for the Final Four
Four teams remain. What's on the docket as they make final preparations for a run at the championship in Chester, Pa.?
May 22, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Deja Vu All Over Again
The Division III women's semifinal matchups — Cortland vs. Middlebury and Trinity vs. Franklin and Marshall — on Saturday will be identical to last season.
May 21, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Quarterfinals Set for Sunday
Catholic will get another stab at Cortland thanks to a 12-10 comeback win over Springfield in an NCAA tournament third-round game Saturday. The other three quarterfinals Sunday will pit Trinity against TCNJ, Franklin & Marshall against Salisbury and Middlebury against Gettysburg.
May 19, 2016
From 16 to 4: DIII Women Prepped for Huge Weekend
Regional action on Saturday and Sunday will cut the field to its final four - we'll have east vs. west battles, favorites vs. upstarts, and much more. Shane Mettlen takes a look at what to expect.
May 18, 2016
IWLCA Announces Division III Women's All-Americans
Forty-eight players received IWLCA Division III All-American recognition Wednesday. Nearly two-thirds of the selections come from the three power conferences in Division III women's lacrosse.
May 15, 2016
D-III Women: Springfield Advances, Gettysburg Survives
Springfield notched another one-goal upset, this time over Bates, and Gettysburg averted an upset against William Smith to headline NCAA Division III women's lacrosse tournament second-round action Sunday.
May 14, 2016
Women's Roundup: Keene State, Springfield Make History
Keene State downed Castletown 10-9 and Springfield defeated Bridgewater State 8-7 to net their first-ever NCAA tournament victories. Plus, St. John Fisher advances to the Sweet 16, the ECAC championship is set and more.
May 12, 2016
WD3 Notebook: F&M Primed for May Run
Cortland is the overwhelming favorite to repeat, but don't count out Franklin & Marshall, which hopes to make a run at its first crown since 2009.
May 9, 2016
DIII Women's Bracket Breakdown: Cortland in Crosshairs
Last year, Cortland won the NCAA championship and got the monkey off of its back. It's now replaced firmly with a target for the top seed Red Dragons.
May 8, 2016
Usual Suspects, Bates Top D-III Women's Tourney Field
Seven of the eight top seeds in the NCAA Division III women’s lacrosse tournament are Memorial Day weekend mainstays. The lone exception is Bates.
May 7, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Conference Champs Rise to Occasion
The penultimate day of the NCAA Division III women's lacrosse season saw several conference champions get crowned.
May 6, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Cortland Cruises to Rematch
No. 1 Cortland routed Oswego St. to earn a date in the SUNYAC finals against No. 19 Brockport. Finals were also set for the ODAC, Liberty and Midwest tournaments.
May 6, 2016
WD3 Notebook: Middlebury Rolling into NESCAC Semis
Seventh-ranked Middlebury is hitting its stride right in time for the NESCAC tournament and beyond. Can the Panthers make a run at a first NCAA title since 2004?
May 4, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: TCNJ Advances to NJAC Title Game
TCNJ ran away with the 15-2 win over Stockton to advance to the NJAC title game, where they will meet Montclair St.
April 30, 2016
Women's D-III Roundup: NESCAC Tourney Opens
Six of the nation's top 20 teams were in action during the quarterfinal round of the NESCAC tournament, and Middlebury was among the winners.
April 27, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: F&M Throttles Gettysburg
Attackers Paige Moriarty and Grace Saliba scored four goals apiece, as No. 5 Franklin and Marshall throttled No. 3 Gettysburg 16-11 to earn the top seed in the Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse playoffs.
April 25, 2016
IWLCA DIII Poll: Brockport Into Top 10; Cortland Unanimous
April 23, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Salisbury, St. Marys in CAC Final
No. 4 Salisbury and No. 14 St. Mary's each earned one-goal wins to advance to next weekend's CAC championship. Trinity and Amherst also avoided upset bids.
April 21, 2016
WD3 Notebook: Gettysburg on Major Roll
Gettysburg has been playing its best lacrosse of the season in the month since its lone loss of the season to TCNJ, and hopes to continue the roll into the postseason.
April 20, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: York Tops Christopher Newport in CAC Play
York held the lead at halftime and cruised to a 10-5 win over Christopher Newport in the first round of the CAC tournament.
April 18, 2016
IWLCA DIII Poll: Middlebury Slip Brings TCNJ to No. 2
April 16, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: TCNJ, Trinity Net Top-10 Triumphs
TCNJ erased a four-goal deficit to defeat Salisbury to snap the Sea Gulls' 10-game winning streak, and Trinity continued its recent dominance of Middlebury to deal the Panthers their first loss of the season Saturday.
April 13, 2016
WD3 Notes: Livesay, Undefeated Middlebury Face Trinity Saturday
Coach Kate Livesay brings her unbeaten Middlebury team into a game with Trinity, the team she led for eight seasons.
April 13, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Mary Washington Gets By CNU
Mary Washington scored 10 second-half goals to pull away for the 12-4 win over Christopher Newport.
April 12, 2016
Division III Women Mid-Season Awards, All-Americans
Cortland, TCNJ and Bates each landed two players on our Mid-Season All-America rundown for the women's DIII ranks.
April 11, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Little Change as Adelphi Dominates
April 11, 2016
IWLCA DIII Poll: Union In While Cortland Rolls
April 9, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Middlebury Suffocates Bates
Seven of the top 12 teams in the Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division III Women’s Top 20 reside in the NESCAC, and six of them played each other Saturday.
April 6, 2016
WD3 Notes: Brockport's Postseason Aspirations Blossom
With a tight-knit culture and core philosophy, plus an untouched 8-0 record, No. 13 Brockport looks to make noise in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2011.
April 6, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Gettysburg Downs Dickinson
Gettysburg scored the game's first five goals and held off Dickinson in the second half to seal the 11-6 win.
April 4, 2016
IWLCA DIII Poll: Cortland Unanimous; Dickinson to No. 20
April 2, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Conn. College Upends Tufts
Senior Erin Moran erupted with six goals and added one assist to lead the Connecticut College women's lacrosse team to a 14-13 upset against No. 8 Tufts at Silfen Field on Saturday.
March 31, 2016
WD3 Notes: Salisbury Carries New Mentality to 2016
After its streak of two straight national titles was snapped in a NCAA second round loss last season, Salisbury is looking to get back to the top again.
March 30, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: St. Mary's Upsets York
Erika Kopf scored with less than six minutes left to cap St, Mary's comeback victory over York.
March 28, 2016
IWLCA DIII Poll: Cortland Continues to Dominate
March 26, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Cortland Dominates TCNJ
Ashley Gentile scored six goals and Cortland St. cruised to a 16-9 win over No. 4 TCNJ, while Tufts scored the upset over Trinity in NESCAC action.
March 24, 2016
Highlights: Franklin & Marshall at Salisbury (Women)
March 23, 2016
WD3 Notes: Hamilton Wins Rare Inter-Division Matchup
Hamilton made the trip to Bradenton, Fla. last week, sweeping two games over Bowdoin and Division II Florida Southern.
March 23, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Wall Paces Salisbury Past F&M
Emma Wall scored five goals to lead No. 6 Salisbury to a 12-10 upset victory over No. 2 Franklin & Marshall on Wednesday.
March 21, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Mercyhurst Into Otherwise Stable Top 10
March 21, 2016
IWLCA DIII Poll: TCNJ, Salisbury Make Moves
March 19, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: TCNJ KO's Gettysburg in OT
Senior Cortney Natalicchio scored with 1:39 remaining in overtime to lift No. 6 TCNJ to a 10-9 win Saturday over visiting No. 5 Gettysburg.
March 19, 2016
Photo Gallery: Gettysburg at TCNJ (NCAA Women)
Senior Cortney Natalicchio scored with 1:39 remaining in overtime to lift No. 6 TCNJ to a 10-9 win over visiting No. 5 Gettysburg. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker.
March 17, 2016
WD3 Notes: Bates' Hot Start Fueled By Husband-Wife Coaching Duo
Brett and Heidi Allen are making a rare husband-wife duo work at Bates, leading the NESCAC school to a 6-0 record and a chance to compete for an NCAA berth.
March 16, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Cortland Overwhelms Tufts
No. 1 Cortland St. showed its class at No. 9 Tufts, cruising to the 18-10 victory behind Nicole Bello and Krisitn Oberg.
March 14, 2016
IWLCA DIII Poll: Unbeatens Continue to Hold Top Tier
March 12, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Salisbury Rebounds at York
The No. 7 Salisbury women's lacrosse team responded after its loss to Gettysburg this week, holding off No. 8 York and picking up a big 8-6 road win. Gabrielle Mongno scored a hat trick to lead the Sea Gulls.
March 10, 2016
WD3 Notes: For St. Mary's, 'This is the Year'
Returning 15 upperclassmen, including 10 seniors, St. Mary's is looking to improve on a 13-5 season in 2015 and clinch a berth in the NCAA tournament,
March 9, 2016
Gettysburg Tops Salisbury in Clash of D-III Women's Titans
Maggie Connolly, Caroline Jaeger and Emma Christie scored two goals each to lead No. 6 Gettysburg to a 10-8 win over No. 7 Salisbury in a game between teams that have combined to win four of the last six NCAA Division III women's lacrosse championships.
March 9, 2016
Photo Gallery: Gettysburg at Salisbury (NCAA Women)
Maggie Connolly, Caroline Jaeger and Emma Christie scored two goals each to lead No. 6 Gettysburg to a 10-8 win over No. 7 Salisbury in a game between teams that have combined to win four of the last six NCAA Division III women's lacrosse championships. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker
March 7, 2016
IWLCA DII Poll: Adelphi Alone at the Top
March 7, 2016
IWLCA DIII Poll: Cortland, Trinity Continue Run at Top
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.
February 27, 2016
Small College Roundup: Cabrini Rallies to Upset Lynchburg
Evan Downey's OT game-winner capped a late comeback as No. 18 Cabrini downed No. 4 Limestone to highlight a busy early day in the small college world.
February 25, 2016
D-III Women's Roundup: Gettysburg, F&M Win
Junior Emma Christie scored a career-high six goals and senior Abby Baigelman totaled eight points as No. 5 Gettysburg broke open a close game to defeat Stevenson 17-10 on Thursday.
February 19, 2016
D-III Women's Lacrosse Championships Headed to Salem
The NCAA Division III Women's Lacrosse Committee announced it has selected Salem, Va., as the host of the 2017 and 2018 championships.
February 11, 2016
Nike/LM Preseason All-Americans: Division III Women
Unsurprisingly, six of the 12 top players in NCAA Division III women's lacrosse hail from the mighty NESCAC. But if you're looking for some spoilers, the best defenders are in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
February 11, 2016
Nike/LM NCAA Preview: Division III Women's Top 20
Cortland reloads for a repeat, the Kate Livesay era begins at Middlebury, Salisbury lurks like a sleeping giant and Bowdoin is trending toward the final four.
February 11, 2016
Trinity's Martha Griffin: 'I'm Addicted to Improvement'
Martha Griffin used to be Trinity's secret weapon. But after eclipsing 100 points last year, the Bantams midfielder and LM Preseason Player of the Year is trending toward stardom.
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.
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.
January 23, 2016
Saturday School: Nine Lessons From LaxCon
The US Lacrosse National Convention is all about learning. Here are nine lessons from some of the leaders of the sport from Saturday's sessions at LaxCon.
January 21, 2016
Thomas Announces Resignation of Jennifer Nardi
January 20, 2016
Juniata to Add Women's Lacrosse for 2017-2018 Season
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.
November 11, 2015
Lacrosse Magazine 2015 Person of the Year Finalists
Who should be Lacrosse Magazine's 2015 Person of the Year? As we prepare to announce our selection Monday, here's one last look at the finalists.
November 10, 2015
Rachel Smith Named Inaugural DeSales Coach
DeSales will add a women's lacrosse program in 2017 and Rachel Smith will be the team's inaugural coach.
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 5, 2015
Her Space: Opportunities Beyond the Division I Barrier
When we talk about college lacrosse recruiting, the conversation too often stops at Division I. Division III offers get overlooked, misinterpreted or downplayed, writes Kate Hickman.
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 25, 2015
30 in 30: Livesay Back at Home in Middlebury
Kate Livesay won a NCAA championship as a coach at Trinity, but she's back at home at Middlebury where she won two NCAA championships as a player.
September 16, 2015
30 in 30: Franklin & Marshall's Road Back to the Top
F&M made it back to the final four a year ahead of schedule. And with most of his junior class studying abroad this fall, coach Mike Faith will get a good look at the reinforcements — with an eye on the Dips' first NCAA title since 2009.
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 5, 2015
Young Guns Anchor LM's DIII Women's All-Americans
The top dogs in the women's DIII game are largely going to be back for another turn, as our starting lineup for the 2015 season earns its nod.
June 1, 2015
Early Top 10 for 2016 (WD3): Cortland Reloading?
With a tremendous core of returning players from the program's first-ever NCAA champion, Cortland is going to be a tall order for the DIII women's championship hopefuls in 2016.
May 24, 2015
Cortland Exorcises Final Four Demons With First Title
Three times, Cortland's seniors had made it to the women's DIII final weekend, but lost to Trinity. On Sunday, the Red Dragons got the Bantams back, taking the school's first women's title with a 17-6 thrashing at PPL Park.
May 23, 2015
WD3 Semis: Cortland, Trinity Advance to Final
Ashley Gentile scored five goals as Cortland reached its first NCAA final with a 19-12 win over Middlebury in what was the last game in Missy Foote's 35-year tenure as Panther coach. (Rich Barnes)
May 18, 2015
IWLCA Honors 48 as DIII All-America Selections
The women's Division III All-America selections have been announced by the IWLCA, featuring 48 of the game's best.