News Archive: NCAA Division II Women's Lacrosse

July 16, 2014
Adelphi's Grella Resigns After Winning NCAA Title
Rob Grella rebuilt the Adelphi women's lacrosse empire in three years. Now the Panthers are in a familiar position — looking to replace a championship-winning coach.

July 15, 2014
Expansion of the WD2 Bracket is Realistic Possibility
Rapid expansion and the emergence of teams like Philadelphia University has made it clear that, for the NCAA tournament, eight is not enough in WD2.

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

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

June 25, 2014
Stocks, Howley to Start UIndy M&W Programs

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 19, 2014
Vanderbilt Hires Le Moyne Coach Hewitt as Asst.

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 II Women's All-Americans Announced
Division II's All-American team has some new faces in the mix, including a veteran goalie from an NCAA newcomer and a breakout junior from a program on the rise.

June 1, 2014
Early Top 5 for 2015 (WD2): Adelphi Still On Top?
With the graduation of stars like Adelphi's Devan Crimi and LIU Post's Jackie Sileo, Division II will have a different landscape after this season.

May 28, 2014
Lacrosse Magazine Division II Women's Rankings

May 27, 2014
IWLCA D2 Poll: Adelphi Ends Perfect Run at No. 1

May 19, 2014
Gallery: Adelphi vs. Lock Haven (WD2 NCAA Final)
Adelphi captured its sixth NCAA crown on Sunday, edging Lock Haven 7-5 in Salem, Va. Photos by Keith Lucas.

May 18, 2014
Adelphi Edges Lock Haven for Sixth NCAA Crown
Adelphi completed a perfect 22-0 season with a 7-5 victory over Lock Haven in the NCAA finals, taking the sixth Division II crown for the Panthers.

May 18, 2014
Adelphi, Lock Haven Battle for WD2 Championship
In drastically different games, Lock Haven and Adelphi made it through to today's NCAA finals in Sterling, Virginia.

May 17, 2014
Depth Leads Adelphi Past Defending Champs

May 17, 2014
Lock Haven Into Finals With OT Win Over Lindenwood

May 16, 2014
IWLCA Division II All-Americans Announced
Four members of LIU Post's roster, including LM's Preseason Player of the Year Jackie Sileo, were among the 16 named First-Team All-Americans by the IWLCA.

May 15, 2014
Staying On Long Island Pays Off for Crimi, Adelphi
For a time, Adelphi's Devan Crimi wanted to go anywhere if it meant getting away from Long Island. But her decision to stay close to home with the Panthers has paid dividends for both parties.

May 15, 2014
WD2 Semifinals: Lock Haven Rides Win Streak
For a chance to return to the NCAA Tournament, Lock Haven would need to win every game - and they did, not allowing a single opponent to reach double digits.

May 10, 2014
Lindenwood Upsets Limestone, 14-8

May 10, 2014
LIU Post Downs New Haven, 10-5

May 10, 2014
Lock Haven Dominates Pfeiffer, 17-6

May 9, 2014
10-2-W: Finally, The NCAA Dancing Begins
It's do or die time as the NCAA tournament field is set and games are underway. Where do Lacrosse Magazine's staff see the tides turning?

May 5, 2014
Bracket Breakdown: Women's D2 NCAA Field
With an expanded eight-team field, favorites like Adelphi and Limestone headline, but newcomers like Lindenwood (Mo.) found a spot at the table.

May 5, 2014
IWLCA D2 Poll: Adelphi, Limestone Perfect at 1-2

May 4, 2014
Women's D2 Conference Tourney Clearinghouse

May 4, 2014
Adelphi, Limestone Lock Up WD2 Top Seeds
Adelphi and Limestone are the No. 1 seeds in the North and South, with defending champ LIU Post No. 2 in the North.

May 2, 2014
Albany Headed to Fourth Straight AE Championship

May 1, 2014
WD2 Notebook: Rare Rest Has Mercyhurst Prepped
Making the conference semifinals on a bye has given Mercyhurst a rare chance to rest and recouperate, a key for their hopes at taking down a league title.

April 28, 2014
IWLCA DII Poll: Adelphi Vaults to No. 1 over Post

April 25, 2014
Final List of Tewaaraton Nominees Announced
The final nominees for the Tewaaraton Award have been announced, with 27 women and 28 men representing 18 schools announced on Friday evening.

April 21, 2014
IWLCA D2 Poll: LIU Post, Adelphi Neck-and-Neck

April 17, 2014
WD2 Notebook: Lindenwood's Road Warrior Ways
Lindenwood, despite putting miles on the odometer all year traveling to games from Missouri, has put together a banner season and is in line for a south region NCAA bid.

April 17, 2014
Born Deaf, Schlitt Tunes Kutztown's Lacrosse IQ
No roadblock is too tough to pass for senior Lauren Schlitt, who was born deaf, but not a single teammate even realized her impairment.

April 16, 2014
No. 1 Adelphi Women Breeze Past No. 10 Le Moyne

April 14, 2014
IWLCA D2 Poll: LIU Post, Adelphi Continue to Anchor

April 12, 2014
Limestone Rallies by Pfeiffer to Stay Unbeaten

April 12, 2014
10-2-W: Rivalry Week Grips The Lacrosse World
Army-Navy, Maryland-Hopkins, Penn State-Ohio State -- some of the biggest rivalries out there face off this weekend. Who do our staff like? Find out inside.

April 10, 2014
WD2 Notebook: Sileo Headlines Mid-Year Awards
Mark Macyk presents the WD2 midseason awards, including one to LIU Post's Jackie Sileo who surpassed Jen Adams in career points earlier this season.

April 7, 2014
IWLCA DII Poll: LIU Post, Adelphi Still Neck-And-Neck

April 3, 2014
WD2 Notebook: An Early Bracketology Look
With LIU Post, Adelphi and Limestone doing their 'king of the world' bits so far in 2014, who will get invites to the dance when the calendar flips to May?

April 3, 2014
Photo Gallery: New Haven vs. Le Moyne (WD2)
Nicole McKee scored the game-winner with just 19 seconds remaining as New Haven topped Le Moyne on Wednesday afternoon. Photos by Greg Wall.

April 2, 2014
LIU Post's Sileo Sets NCAA Scoring Mark
Jackie Sileo racked up eight points, becoming the NCAA all-division leader in that category and sending the Pioneers past Dowling.

April 2, 2014
McKee to Victory: New Haven Trips Up Le Moyne

March 31, 2014
IWLCA D2 Poll: LIU Post, Adelphi Splitting Votes

March 27, 2014
Assumption Women Honor Extended Family Member
Assumption had just taken a nine-goal lead over Southern New Hampshire, but Lindsay Hagerman’s teammates were directing her attention to the scoreboard for a different reason on Saturday afternoon.

March 27, 2014
WD2 Notes: IUP Gains Confidence with Big Wins
The Crimson Hawks took the lessons learned from a heartbreaking loss to Florida Southern and clipped Rollins and Lock Haven to soar right back into the South Region playoff picture.

March 26, 2014
No. 7 New Haven Stays Perfect, Trims Dowling

March 24, 2014
IWLCA D2 Poll: LIU Post Continues Run On Top

March 23, 2014
IUP Takes Down Lock Haven in Overtime

March 20, 2014
WD2 Notes: Philadelphia Proving Tough Foe in '14
Adopting a mantra of 'beat the best; be the best', the Philadelphia University women are 4-1 with some big wins in the early season.

March 20, 2014
Dennison, Cifelli Pace West Chester Past STAC
Sarah Dennison potted six goals to lead sixth-ranked West Chester University to a 16-5 victory over visiting Saint Thomas Aquinas College (STAC).

March 20, 2014
Limestone Closes Out Lock Haven with Late Run

March 20, 2014
Photo Gallery: Aquinas vs. West Chester (WD2)

March 17, 2014
IWLCA D2 Poll: Four Unbeatens Anchor Top 15

March 13, 2014
WD2 Notebook: Regis Battling on and off Field
Regis, on the western edge of the Division II universe, battled both on and off the field in its recent trip east, where it went 1-1 against ranked foes.

March 13, 2014
"113 Days" Documentary on '12 Stonehill Season
A look at the 2012 Stonehill women's lacrosse season - "113 Days" - debuts in March

March 13, 2014
Pfeiffer Defense Shuts Down Lindenwood

March 11, 2014
Second Half Surge Leads Rollins Past Stonehill

March 10, 2014
Davis' 10-Point Game Fuels Limestone Blowout

March 10, 2014
Yaro Scores Three, Le Moyne Holds Off 'Hurst

March 6, 2014
WD2 Notebook: Pfeiffer's Leadership Tree Grows
A cradle of college coaching in recent years, Pfeiffer has a new coach but is off to similar success with a 3-1 start to 2014

March 5, 2014
Seton Hill, In Season After Tragedy, Starts Strong
Seton Hill played its first away game since the tragic team bus accident last March. They even rolled by the same spot on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

March 5, 2014
Top-Ranked LIU Post Explodes, Rolls Le Moyne
After trading goals to start the game, the No. 1 Pioneers rattled off 11 consecutive markers to bury No. 4 Le Moyne, 13-5.

March 3, 2014
IWLCA Division II Poll: LIU Post On Top

February 27, 2014
Division II Lacrosse Coming to Indy
As part of a large investment for the future, the University of Indianapolis has plans to add both men's and women's lacrosse in the future.

February 27, 2014
Handicapping the Women's Tewaaraton Field
Only one finalist (Syracuse's Alyssa Murray) returns from last season, so who among the newly-announced Tewaaraton Watch List will earn the hardware when all is said and done?

February 27, 2014
Farrell's Seven Points Propel No. 4 Limestone

February 27, 2014
WD2 Notebook: Queens' Strong February Pays Off
Despite never making an NCAA tournament, Queens (N.C.) had three of four region playoff teams from last year on its schedule so far, and has beaten two of them.

February 27, 2014
Seton Hill Wins Opener Over Notre Dame (Ohio)

February 27, 2014
Seton Hill Set to Play First Game Since Bus Tragedy
On March 16, a busy Saturday in college lacrosse, tragedy transcended the sport. "Play 4 Seton Hill" became the rallying cry across the country after a team bus accident.

February 26, 2014
No. 9 Royals Lord Over Pfeiffer in Top 15 Clash

February 24, 2014
LIU Post Remains Atop IWLCA WD2 Top 15

February 20, 2014
#LMRanks Best Bets: NCAA Division II Women
LIU Post's Jackie Sileo is the consensus all-everything pick, but who does LM think will anchor the other postseason awards in 2014?

February 17, 2014
Queens (N.C.) Takes Down No. 6 Rollins Women
Unranked Queens outscored fourth-ranked and injury-depleted Rollins 6-1 down the stretch to secure a 15-10 upset Monday.

February 14, 2014
#LMRanks: Lively LIU Post Anchors WD2
The two-time defending champion LIU Post Pioneers have the best player in the country and a slew of personality. Can they make it three straight?

February 13, 2014
#LMRanks: Can Adelphi's Empire Strike Back?
The No. 2 Panthers are in their third year of a new regime, but they're knocking on the door of yet another title on Long Island as 2014 gets underway.

February 12, 2014
#LMRanks: NCAA WD2 Breakdown - Nos. 4-3
Long Island has owned the Division II title between LIU Post and Adelphi. Le Moyne and Limestone are hoping to break up that streak in 2014.

February 11, 2014
#LMRanks: NCAA WD2 Breakdown - Nos. 5-7
Challengers all for a south region shot at the NCAA tournament, West Chester, Rollins and Lock Haven hope to put it all together in 2014.

February 10, 2014
#LMRanks: NCAA Division II Women's No. 8-10
Pfeiffer, Dowling and Stonehill have a balancing act in 2014 -- trying to make up ground and put themselves in the NCAA tournament conversation while holding off a slew of challengers behind.

February 6, 2014
LIU Post Headline ECC Preseason Honors

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

January 16, 2014
LIU-Post's Sileo is the LM's WD2 Preseason POY
A monster junior season saw Jackie Sileo set the NCAA career scoring record. How high can our preseason Player of the Year choice for NCAA Division II women set the bar in '14?

January 14, 2014
Bentolila Named Pfeiffer Women's Lacrosse Coach

January 10, 2014
#LMRanks: LIU Post Best in LM's DII Women's Poll
Two-time defending champion LIU Post starts 2014 where it has ended the last two seasons.

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 11, 2013
LM's Preseason POY Vote: NCAA Division II Women
Post's Jackie Sileo is returning after a monster 178-point junior year, but she's got some stiff competition in the preseason POY vote. Mark Macyk breaks down the five finalists.

November 8, 2013
Pace Women Tab Spinner to Lead Program Debut

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