2013 Women's Lacrosse News

August 22, 2013
UMW's Sperbeck Named to IWLCA National All-Academic Team
University of Mary Washington junior Angela Sperbeck was named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches' Association's all-academic squad, released today.

June 14, 2013
UMW's Mastropaolo Named VaSID College Division Women's Lax Player of the Year
University of Mary Washington senior defender Katie Mastropaolo was named the Virginia State Sports Information Directors' Association's College Division Women's lacrosse Player of the Year on Friday. Mastropaolo was joined on the all-state team by Jenna Pterucelli, Megan Gersbeck, and Keller Torrey.

June 1, 2013
DANA HALL PROMOTED TO SENIOR ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF ATHLETICS AT UMW
Long-time University of Mary Washington coach and athletic administrator Dana Hall has been promoted to the full-time administrative role of Senior Associate Director of Athletics effective immediately, according to UMW Athletic Director Ken Tyler. Hall, who coached the field hockey and women’s lacrosse teams simultaneously for 21 years, and lacrosse for the past 23 seasons, will step down from her coaching duties as she transitions into her new role.

May 9, 2013
UMW Senior Defender Katie Mastropaolo Named Consensus Women's Lacrosse First team All-America
Senior defender Katie Mastropaolo has been anmed as a first team All-American by both the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association and Synapsesports.com on Thursday.

May 7, 2013
Mastropaolo, Torrey Lead Four UMW Women's Lax Players on IWLCA All-Region Teams
Seniors Katie Mastropaolo and Keller Torrey were named to first team all-region honors by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association on Tuesday. Juniors Megan Gersbeck and Jenna Petrucelli were named to the second team.

April 27, 2013
UMW Women's Lax Falls at #10 York, 12-5, in CAC Semifinal
The University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team fell behind early and couldn't fight all the way back in a 12-5 loss at #10 York College of Pa. on Saturday in the semifinals of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament. The Eagles fall to 10-7 on the season.

April 26, 2013
Four UMW Women's Lacrosse Players Named to All-CAC Teams
Seniors Keller Torrey and Katie Mastropaolo and juniors Megan Gersbeck and Jenna Petrucelli were named to the 2013 All-Capital Athletic Conference women's lacrosse team, as announced today.

April 23, 2013
UMW Women's Lax Tops Frostburg State in CAC Tourney First Round
The University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team defeated Frostburg State University, 22-3, on Tuesday in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament. The Eagles improve to 11-6 on the season.

April 22, 2013
UMW's Davitt, Mastropaolo Named CAC Athletes of the Week
UMW seniors Kyle Davitt and Katie Mastropaolo were named the men's and women's lacrosse defensive players of the week by the Capital Athletic Conference on Monday.

April 20, 2013
UMW Women's Lacrosse Closes Regular Season with 12-8 Win Over Lynchburg
The University of Mary Washington defense limited visiting Lynchburg College to two second half scores, as the Eagles topped the Hornets, 12-8, on Saturday at the Battleground. UMW improves to 10-6 overall.

April 17, 2013
Petrucelli, Torrey Lead UMW Women's Lax Past Marymount, 19-11
Junior Jenna Petrucelli scored five goals and senior Keller Torrey added three goals and four assists to lead the University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team to a 19-11 win at Marymount University in Capital Athletic Conference action on Wednesday in Arlington. The Eagles improve to 9-6 on the season, and 3-2 in league play.

April 15, 2013
UMW's Chitty, Petrucelli Named CAC Players of the Week
The Capital Athletic Conference announced its April 15, 2013, weekly award winners...

April 14, 2013
Petrucelli's Seven Scores Lead UMW Women's Lax Past Washington & Lee, 14-7
Junior Jenna Petrucelli continued her torrid scoring pace with seven goals to lead the University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team to a 14-7 win over Washington & Lee University on Sunday afternoon at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 8-6 on the season.

April 10, 2013
Petrucelli's School Record 10 Goals Lead UMW Women's Lax Past St. Mary's, 24-18, in CAC Tilt
Junior midfielder Jenna Petrucelli scored a school-record 10 goals to lead the University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team to a 24-18 win over St. Mary's College in Capital Athletic Conference action on Wednesday at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 7-6 overall and 3-2 in CAC play.

April 6, 2013
UMW Women's Lax Falls to #11 York, 18-9
The University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team dropped an 18-9 decision to #11 York College on Saturday afternoon in Capital Athletic Conference action at the Battleground. The Eagles fall to 6-6 overall and 2-2 in league play.

March 30, 2013
UMW Women's Lacrosse Falls at #2 Salisbury, 14-7
The University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team dropped a 14-7 decision at #2 ranked Salisbury University on Saturday afternoon in Capital Athletic Conference action. The Eagles fall to 6-5 on the season.

March 26, 2013
UMW Women's Lax Tops Catholic, 10-9
Junior midfielder Jenna Petrucelli scored three goals and senior Keller Torrey added two goals and one assist in leading the University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team to a 10-9 win over visiting Catholic University on Tuesday afternoon. The Eagles improve to 6-4 on the season.

March 23, 2013
Wiederkehr, Torrey Lead #20 UMW Women's Lax Past Frostburg in CAC Action, 16-8
Sophomore Corinne Wiederkehr scored a career-high five goals and senior Keller Torrey added a goal and six assists in leading the #20 University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team to a 16-8 win over Frostburg State University on Saturday afternoon at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 5-4 on the season.

March 20, 2013
Petrucelli's OT Score Lifts UMW Women's Lax Past Babson, 19-18, in OT
Junior midfielder Jenna Petrucelli scored the eventual game-winning goal with 2:15 remaining in the first overtime to lead the #20 University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team to a 19-18 victory over Babson College on Wednesday at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 4-4 on the season.

March 18, 2013
#20 UMW Women's Lax Falls to #1 Trinity (Conn.), 14-2
The top-ranked and defending national champion Trinity (Conn.) College women's lacrosse team jumped out to a 9-1 halftime lead and never looked back in a 14-2 victory over 20th ranked Mary Washington on Monday at a cold, rainy Battleground turf stadium. The Eagles fall to 3-4 on the season.

March 13, 2013
#20 UMW Women's Lax Falls in Triple OT to #16 Messiah, 10-9
Senior Keller Torrey scored twice in the final minute of regulation to force overtime, but the 20th ranked University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team dropped a 10-9 triple overtime decision to 16th ranked Messiah College on Wednesday afternoon at the Battleground. the Eagles fall to 3-3 on the season, while the Falcons improve to 2-3.

March 6, 2013
#18 UMW Women's Lacrosse Edges Roanoke in Orlando, 15-14
The 18th ranked University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team jumped out to a 9-5 first half advantage en route to a 15-14 victory over Roanoke College on Wednesday afternoon in Orlando, Fla. The Eagles improve to 3-2 on the season.

February 27, 2013
#14 UMW Women's Lax Falls at Shenandoah, 10-9
The fourteenth-ranked University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse dropped a 10-9 decision at Shenandoah University on Wednesday afternoon to fall to 2-2 on the season.

February 26, 2013
Four UMW Athletes Named CAC Athletes of the Week
The University of Mary Washington saw four student-athletes named as Athletes of the Week by the Capital Athletic Conference on Tuesday. Torey Mancari (baseball pitcher), Billy Kelly (men's lax offensive), Hannah Otterman (softball pitcher), and Keller Torrey (women's lax offensive) were honored.

February 24, 2013
#13 UMW Women's Lacrosse Tops Wesley, 17-1, in CAC Opener
Junior Megan Gersbeck scored four goals and two assists and junior Katie Williams added four goals and one assist to lead the 13th ranked University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team to a 17-1 win at Wesley College in both teams' Capital Athletic Conference opener on Sunday. The Eagles improve to 2-1 on the year.

February 21, 2013
#13 UMW Women's Lacrosse Falls at #4 Gettysburg, 12-2
The University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team dropped an 12-2 decision at fourth-ranked Gettysburg College on Thursday afternoon, dropping the 13th-ranked Eagles to 1-1 on the young season.

February 16, 2013
#13/#15 UMW Women's Lacrosse Opens With 15-13 Win at CNU as Hall Wins 250th
Senior attacker Keller Torrey scored five goals to lead the #13/#15 University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team to a 15-13 win at Christopher Newport University on Saturday in both teams' season lidlifter. Freshman Ashlyn Dacey scored three times including the game winner, and Katie Williams added two goals and an assist for the Eagles. Head coach Dana Hall won her 250th lacrosse game in her coaching career.

January 4, 2013
UMW Women's Lax Ranked 15th in Lacrosse Magazine Preseason Poll
The University of Mary Washington women's lacrosse team is ranked 15th in the nation in Lacrosse Magazine's 2013 Division III preseason poll.

December 11, 2012
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