The Centennial Conference announced its Silver Anniversary teams over the past three weeks, highlighting the best of the best over the conference's first quarter-century. Fifty-eight Washington College alumni across eight sports were named to the teams.
Three-time NCAA Division III National Champion Kate Fowler is the new head coach of the Washington College women’s lacrosse team. Fowler, who won her first national championship as a student-athlete at Hamilton College, had served as an assistant coach at Gettysburg College for the past five seasons, helping lead the Bullets to back-to-back national titles.
Washington College Family, consisting of current players, alumni and children of both the Shoremen and Shorewomen Lacrosse programs will be playing at 10:00 pm on June 20 in the in the seventh annual Shootout For Soldiers Baltimore at Troy Park in Elkridge, Md. The event will start at 7:00 p.m. on the 20th and will conclude on the 21st at 7:00 p.m. There will be a tailgate for all members of the family beginning at 6:00 p.m.
Washington College defender Madison Schutz, who completed her junior year last month, has been named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III All-America third team. Schutz is the first defender in her team's history to earn All-America honors and the first Shorewoman at any position to earn All-America honors since 2014.
Heidi Pearce is stepping down as the head coach of the Washington College women’s lacrosse team in order to accept an administrative position at her scholastic alma mater — St. Andrew’s School in Middletown, Del. Pearce will be working as the women’s athletic director as well as a college counselor and admissions representative at St. Andrew’s.
Recent Washington College graduate Madison Acra (Norfolk, Va./Norfolk Academy) suited up for the South Team at an an abbreivated Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III Senior All-Star Game Saturday at the US Lacrosse Headquarters in Sparks, Md. The game was stopped with 2:46 remaining in the first half due to the lightning. The North Team won the shortened game, 6-5.
Washington College senior midfielder Madison Acra has been named Academic All-Centennial and is one of seven student-athletes from the Washington College women’s lacrosse team to have been officially named members of the 2018 Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll for spring sports as released today by the conference office.
Washington College junior defender Madison Schutz and junior attacker Cecily Docktor have been selected All-Metro Region by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). Schutz was named to the first team, while Docktor garnered a spot on the second team. Both were picked all-region for the first time.
The Washington College men’s and women’s lacrosse programs consisting of current players, alumni and children of the programs will be participating in the seventh annual Shootout For Soldiers Baltimore on June 20-21 at Troy Park in Elkridge, Md. The event will start at 7:00 p.m. on the 20th and will conclude on the 21st at 7:00 p.m. The Shoremen and Shorewomen Laxers have participated in the event every year. The Shoremen and Shorewomen, who play as Washington College Family, will play on June 20 in the 9:00 p.m. and the 10:00 p.m. time slots with the time slots for the two teams to be determined in the coming weeks.
Junior defender Madison Schutz has been named the Centennial Conference Defensive Player of the Year and head coach Heidi Pearce has garnered the conference’s coach of the year for the second time as the Centennial Conference announced its annual women’s lacrosse awards today following a vote by the conference’s 10 head coaches.
#4 Gettysburg, the number two seed in the Centennial Conference Women’s Lacrosse Tournament, never trailed on its way to a 17-9 win over #25 Washington College, the tournament’s third seed, in the semifinal round of the tournament on Saturday afternoon on Tom Gilburg Field at Shadek Stadium on the campus of Franklin & Marshall College.
The Washington College Athletics Department held its annual athletic awards ceremony tonight, honoring the top student-athletes for the 2017-18 academic year. Team Most Valuable Players and Most Improved Players were named, and several special departmental awards were presented as well. A list of the awards follows.
CHESTERTOWN, Md. — Visiting fourth ranked Gettysburg scored the last four goals of the game to pull away from host and 25th-ranked Washington College and post a 12-8 win in a Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse game played today on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium. The two teams will meet again next Saturday in the Centennial Conference Semifinals.
The 25th-ranked Washington College women’s lacrosse team scored the final four goals of the game to earn a 13-12 Centennial Conference win over visiting Swarthmore tonight on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium. Junior attacker Kristy Grovom scored the game-winner with 51 seconds left.
LANCASTER, Pa. — Host and fifth ranked Franklin & Marshall remained undefeated in Centennial Conference play by using a 5-0 run in the second half to pull away from visiting Washington College and post a 12-9 win in a Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse game played this afternoon at Shadek Stadium in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Visiting Washington College clinched a spot in the Centennial Conference Tournament for the eighth straight year and 11th time overall and improved to 6-0 in Centennial Conference play for the first time ever with a 16-11 win over host #25 Haverford in a Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse game on Wednesday night at Swan Field. Washington secured its spot with a win and Dickinson losing to #2 Gettysburg, 13-5.
CHESTERTOWN, Md. — Host Washington College remained undefeated in Centennial Conference play with a 18-3 win over visiting Bryn Mawr in a Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse game played this afternoon on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium.
CHESTERTOWN, Md. — Host Washington College used a 5-0 run to hold off visiting Muhlenberg, 10-8, and remain undefeated in Centennial Conference play in a Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse game played tonight on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium.
Visiting Washington College improved to 3-0 in Centennial Conference play for the first time since 2003 with a 13-9 win over host Ursinus in a Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse game on Wednesday night at Patterson Field. The Shorewomen improve to 8-2 overall, while the Bears drop to 2-7 overall and 0-3 in conference play. Washington opened the 2003 conference slate with five straight wins on its way to a 7-2 conference mark.
Washington College head coach Heidi Pearce won her 50th career game as head coach, all coming at Washington, as the visiting Shorewomen outscored host McDaniel, 13-4, in the second half on their way to a 24-14, victory over host McDaniel in a Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse game on Saturday afternoon at Gill Stadium. Pearce won her 50th game in just 76 contests as she is the fastest Shorewomen Lacrosse coach to win 50 times.
Host Rowan University defeated visiting Washington College, 17-14, this evening in a non-conference women’s lacrosse game between two teams ranked in separate national polls. Rowan is ranked 23rd in the IWLCA Division III Top 25, while Washington College is currently ranked 20th in the US Lacrosse Magazine/Nike Division III Top 20.
Junior attacker Cecily Docktor tallied a career-best nine points, while tying her career-high in goals with five and assists with four as host Washington College raced out to a 16-7 lead held off a late charge by visiting Dickinson to notch a 16-12 win in a Centennial Conference women’s lacrosse game on Saturday afternoon at Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium. It was the conference opener for both squads.