2014-15 Merrimack College Women's Lacrosse News

Saint Anselm Pulls Away from Women’s Lacrosse, 13-4
Hunter McCarthy (pictured) collected her sixth hat trick of the season in defeat

Women’s Lacrosse Begins Three-Game Road Swing with Saint Anselm Monday (7 p.m.)
Warriors play their final three games of the year on the road this week

Women’s Lacrosse Celebrates Senior Day in 15-2 Loss vs. No. 3 Le Moyne
Metzger (pictured) scored her career-high tying sixth goal of the season in her final home game

Women’s Lacrosse Celebrates Senior Day vs. #3 Le Moyne Saturday (12 p.m.)
Kelly Metzger (pictured) will be one of four seniors honored before the game tomorrow

Women’s Lacrosse Falters, 20-4, at #8 New Haven
Senior Christine Keenan (pictured) scooped up three ground balls in defeat

Women's Lacrosse Hits the Road Tuesday Against #8 New Haven (4 p.m.)
Warriors set to play their third ranked opponent in the last four games

FROM THE NE LACROSSE JOURNAL: Coakleys enjoy final career intersection in NE-10
Olivia Coakley (pictured) was featured in the New England Lacrosse Journal!

Palombo’s Four Goals Not Enough as Women’s Lacrosse Falls to AIC, 12-8, Saturday Afternoon
Giulia Palombo (pictured) had a career day with four goals, five GB and two CT

Women’s Lacrosse Hosts AIC Saturday (12 p.m.)
Warriors hope to return to winning ways against the Yellow Jackets Saturday afternoon

FROM THE E-T: Merrimack’s Women’s Lacrosse Program Back on Solid Footing
SR Olivia Coakley (pictured) and the Warriors were featured in the Eagle Tribune on Wednesday!

Women’s Lacrosse at #17 St. Anselm Postponed
The Warriors and Hawks were unable to play at a snowy Grappone Stadium (pictured)

Women's Lacrosse Collides with No. 17 St. Anselm Wednesday Night (7 p.m.)
Warriors travel to Manchester, N.H. to play third straight ranked opponent

Women’s Lacrosse Drops 19-0 Decision vs. No. 1 Adelphi
Alexa Petzold (pictured) totaled a career-high 13 saves against the top-ranked Panthers

Women’s Lacrosse To Run Youth Clinic With Harlem Lacrosse Leadership Friday
Warriors continue relationship with the HLL by conducting a lacrosse clinic in Harlem, N.Y.!

Petzold Shines for Women’s Lacrosse in 10-2 Loss vs. No. 17 Dowling Thursday Afternoon
Alexa Petzold (pictured) notched a career-high 12 saves against the nationally ranked Lions

Two Nationally Ranked Opponents Lie Ahead for Women’s Lacrosse This Week
Warriors play #17 Dowling (Thursday/4 p.m.) and at #1 Adelphi (Saturday/4 p.m.) this week

Southern CT Utilizes Second-Half Comeback, Defeats Women’s Lacrosse, 13-12
Merrimack led by five in the second half on Saturday but could not hold the lead

Women’s Lacrosse Plays Southern CT Saturday (1 p.m.)
Warriors hope to half five-game losing streak on Saturday afternoon

Women’s Lacrosse to Host Youth Day Saturday
Warriors welcome youth players and teams to Saturday’s contest vs. Southern CT (1 p.m.)!

Women’s Lacrosse Suffers Another One-Goal Defeat, 11-10, vs. Saint Michael’s Wednesday
Warriors fall by one-goal margin for the third time in the last four games

Women’s Lacrosse Begins Three-Game Homestand Wednesday vs. St. Michael’s (4 p.m.)
Merrimack hopes to snap a three-game losing skid against the Purple Knights

Assumption Stymies Women’s Lacrosse, 9-8, in Overtime Saturday Afternoon
Merrimack led with less than 90 seconds to play, but the Greyhounds completed the comeback

Women’s Lacrosse Plays Assumption Saturday (3 p.m.)
Warriors look to snap their first losing streak of the season

#9 Stonehill Blows by Women’s Lacrosse, 14-1
Freshman goalie Alexa Petzold shines with a career-high 10 saves

Women’s Lacrosse Battles No. 9 Stonehill Thursday Night at Home (7 p.m.)
Warriors hope to upset the nationally ranked Skyhawks

McCarthy Reels in Consecutive NE-10 Rookie of the Week Honors
Warriors redshirt freshman totaled three hat tricks in three games last week

Women’s Lacrosse Returns to Action Tuesday vs. Franklin Pierce (4 p.m.)
Warriors will look for first 2-0 start in conference play since 2012

Women’s Lacrosse Suffers 12-11 Overtime Loss vs. Franklin Pierce Tuesday Evening
Merrimack lead for most of the game, but were unable to hold back the charging Ravens

Ruggiero’s Last-Minute Goal Propels Women’s Lacrosse Past Pace, 9-8, Saturday Afternoon
Warriors score three goals in final 1:44 to complete the comeback

Women’s Lacrosse Set for NE-10 Opener vs. Pace Saturday Afternoon (3 p.m.)
The Warriors and Setters will have their inaugural meeting to begin conference play

Late Rally Not Enough as Women's Lacrosse Falls, 12-10, vs. Saint Leo Wednesday Night
The Warriors endured three delays in lengthy match against the Lions

McCarthy Collects NE-10 Rookie of the Week Honors
Warriors freshman notched seven points in her first career game last Tuesday

Women’s Lacrosse Battles UVa-Wise and Saint Leo Down in Florida This Week
The Warriors will look to improve to 3-0 entering NE-10 play this weekend

Women’s Lacrosse Storms by UVA-Wise, 16-2
The Warriors have now scored 34 goals in two games this year!

2015 Women’s Lacrosse Season Preview
The Warriors eye improvements this spring with the season opener today vs. Findlay (4 p.m.)!

Women’s Lacrosse Cruises Past Findlay, 18-11, in Season Opener Tuesday
A balanced attack leads the Warriors to victory, with Merrimack boasting nine different scorers

Women’s Lacrosse Tabbed to Finish 10th in NE-10 Preseason Coaches’ Poll
The Warriors hope to continue to rise in the NE-10 in 2015

Merrimack Places 264 Student-Athletes on Northeast-10 Fall 2014 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Over 52 percent of Merrimack student-athletes posted 3.00 or higher GPA last fall!

Women’s Lacrosses Announces 2015 Captains
Olivia Coakley and Kelly Metzger set to the lead the Warriors in 2015

Women’s Lacrosse Announces Ten Additions During Early Signing Period
Ten future student-athletes to join the Warriors in 2015-16

Merrimack S.A.A.C. Donates Toys to Lawrence Boys & Girls Club for Holidays
Members of Merrimack S.A.A.C. participated in annual Christmas community service initiative

Women’s Lacrosse Releases 2015 Schedule
Warriors set to play 17-game slate in 2015

Merrimack Once Again among Top Schools Nationwide in Academic Success Rate
Athletic Department ranked 21st nationally with ASR of 91%

Merrimack Athletics Announces 2014 Ultimate Warrior Fall Schedule, Rewards
First Ultimate Warrior events of 2014-15 are Thursday/Friday M/W soccer home games (7 p.m.)

Forty-Eight Merrimack Student-Athletes Earn D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
Warriors well represented in compilation of student-athletes with 3.5 or higher GPA

Merrimack Adds Jennifer Fox ('09) to Women’s Lacrosse Staff
Daly welcomes 2009 alum Jennifer Fox back to program as Assistant Coach/Defensive Coordinator

Introducing the New Merrimack Athletics Social Media Directory
Follow your favorite teams’ brand-new Twitter accounts for updates throughout the year!

Merrimack Athletics Welcomes Class of 2018 to Campus during Orientation Week
Athletic Department welcomed over 900 future Warriors to campus with special presentation

Merrimack Places Five on Northeast-10 Spring Academic All-Conference Teams
Men’s Lacrosse, softball, men’s and women’s tennis represented on all-academic list

Merrimack Places 221 on Northeast-10 Conference Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Merrimack tied for first in NE-10 with 15 student-athletes who finished with 4.0 GPAs

Merrimack Earns Division II Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence
Merrimack Athletics posts four-year Academic Success Rate (ASR) of 90 percent

Merrimack College Celebrates Class of 2014 at Commencement Sunday
Former men's soccer player Kennedy Ndamba delivered undergraduate Commencement Speech

Hedden Selected to 2014 IWLCA/DeBeer Division II North/South Senior All-Star Game
Senior goalkeeper led NE-10 in total saves this spring

Women's Lacrosse Connects with Harlem Lacrosse and Leadership, Kicks Off Pen Pal Program
Warriors begin Lacrosse Pen Pal Program with Sojourner Truth girl's lacrosse team