Tag: JMU lacrosse

Women’s lacrosse: Big second half lifts Virginia past JMU

The No. 13 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (5-5, 0-3 ACC) snapped a four-game losing skid with a 10-9 victory over James Madison on Wednesday.


JMU lacrosse’s Finley, Gardner play for Team STX

This summer, James Madison lacrosse Assistant Coach Julie Gardner and recent graduate Stephanie Finley had a chance to play together for the STX Women’s Lacrosse Team, a post collegiate team competing and growing the game internationally.


JMU lacrosse adds transfer Katie Kerrigan

Katie Kerrigan, a sophomore attacker, has joined the James Madison women’s lacrosse team after spending her freshman season at Ohio State.


James Madison adds Emily Boissonneault as assistant lacrosse coach

Emily Boissonneault has joined the James Madison women’s lacrosse coaching staff as an assistant coach, Head Coach Shelley Klaes-Bawcombe announced earlier this week.


JMU lacrosse hires two-time All-American Julie Gardner as assistant coach

Two-time All-America honoree Julie Gardner has joined the James Madison women’s lacrosse coaching staff as an assistant coach, head coach Shelley Klaes-Bawcombe announced Monday.


JMU women’s lacrosse to face USC in NCAA Tournament

After capturing their third Colonial Athletic Association title in six years, No. 17 James Madison lacrosse will travel to Durham, North Carolina to take on Southern California, Friday, May 8 at 7 p.m. in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.


#13 JMU women’s lacrosse dominates Liberty

No. 13 James Madison scored the first nine goals of the game and never looked back en route to an 18-5 non-conference lacrosse victory over visiting Liberty.


UVA women’s lacrosse rallies, wins at JMU, 14-12

The No. 8 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (5-4, 0-2 ACC) earned a 14-12 victory at No. 12 James Madison (7-1, 0-0 CAA) on Wednesday (March 18) in Harrisonburg, Va.


No. 15 JMU women’s lacrosse tops Rutgers, 19-14

With a season-high 19 goals, the James Madison women’s lacrosse team held off a second-half charge from Rutgers to win its seventh game in a row with a 19-14 victory over the Scarlet Knights on Saturday afternoon on Friends of Jaclyn Day at University Park.


#15 JMU women’s lacrosse rallies, tops #9 Penn State 13-12

Trailing by three goals with 22:44 to play, 15th-ranked James Madison women’s lacrosse finished the game on a 6-2 run to knock off No. 9 Penn State 13-12 on Wednesday afternoon at Penn State Lacrosse Field.


JMU women’s lacrosse dominates Richmond 10-5 for fifth straight win

Anchored by a season-high 12 saves by senior goalie Schylar Healy, the 15th-ranked James Madison women’s lacrosse team won its fifth game in a row Friday night with a 10-5 victory over Richmond at Robins Stadium.


Finley’s game-winner lifts #19 JMU women’s lacrosse to 11-10 win at #14 Loyola

With 2.8 seconds remaining in overtime, senior attacker Stephanie Finley scored the game-winning goal to lift the 19th-ranked James Madison women’s lacrosse team to an 11-10 victory over No. 14 Loyolaon Saturday evening at the Ridley Athletic Complex.


No. 19 JMU women’s lacrosse doubles up High Point, 16-8

Behind a balanced offensive attack that saw six players on the 19th-ranked JMU women’s lacrosse team notch multiple goals, the Dukes topped High Point 16-8 at the University Park turf field on Monday afternoon to earn their third straight win.


Sunday’s JMU women’s lacrosse vs. High Point postponed to Monday

Due to inclement weather predicted for the area, Sunday afternoon’s women’s lacrosse game between James Madison and High Point has been postponed until Monday afternoon.


JMU women’s lacrosse enters IWLCA Coaches Poll at No. 20

With two victories last week, the James Madison women’s lacrosse team jumped into the Top 20 of the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Poll with 34 points. The poll was released Monday afternoon.


Angel’s career day lifts JMU women’s lacrosse over UConn, 15-11

Led by a career-high five-goal performance from redshirt-sophomore attacker Betsy Angel, the James Madison women’s lacrosse team earned a 15-11 victory over UConn Sunday afternoon at University Park.


JMU women’s lacrosse surges to 13-8 win at Virginia Tech

Behind a first-half surge that saw the James Madison women’s lacrosse team earn a seven-goal advantage on Virginia Tech, the Dukes came away with their first victory of the 2015 season in a 13-8 win over the Hokies on Thompson Field Thursday afternoon.


JMU women’s lacrosse suffers season-opening 13-9 loss at #2 North Carolina

Despite a career-high four goals from sophomore midfielder Leah Monticello (Forest Hills, Md./North Harford), the James Madison women’s lacrosse team dropped a hard-fought 13-9 decision to second-ranked North Carolina on Sunday afternoon at Fetzer Field in the 2015 season opener for both teams.


Five JMU women’s lacrosse players in 2013 World Cup

Having overcome three knee surgeries during her lacrosse career, former JMU player Kelly Berger (JMU ’07) is now on her way to the 2013 Lacrosse World Cup in July in Oshawa, Ontario.


JMU’s Casey Ancarrow earns All-America honors

James Madison lacrosse player Casey Ancarrow (Jarrettsville, Md./John Carroll) has been named to the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association All-America Team and the Synapse Sports All-America Team.


Towson nips JMU in CAA lax final

The James Madison lacrosse team fell just short of claiming its third consecutive Colonial Athletic Association title, losing 8-7 at Towson in the CAA Championship Sunday afternoon at the Towson Soccer Complex. Second-seeded JMU, winner of the last two CAA championships, saw its season end with an 11-7 record.  Top-seeded Towson improved to 15-3 with […]


JMU women’s lax wins in CAA semis

In the final minutes James Madison sophomore Amy Roguski (Sykesville, Md./Liberty) made a key defensive play and scored the game-winning goal as the Dukes beat Hofstra 10-9 in the Colonial Athletic Association women’s lacrosse semifinals Friday afternoon at the Towson Soccer Complex. The second-seeded Dukes, winners of the last two CAA titles, advance to Sunday’s […]


Towson tops JMU women’s lax in 2OTs

James Madison rallied to tie the game 8-8 in regulation before falling 10-9 in double overtime at Towson in Colonial Athletic Association women’s lacrosse Sunday afternoon at Johnny Unitas Stadium. The defending two-time CAA champion Dukes saw their winning streak end at six games as JMU completed regular-season play with a 10-6 overall record and […]


JMU lax tops ODU

James Madison sophomore Amy Roguski (Sykesville, Md./Liberty) scored four second-half goals to help the Dukes pull away for a 12-8 win at Old Dominion in Colonial Athletic Association women’s lacrosse Sunday afternoon. JMU, the defending two-time CAA champion, remained undefeated in CAA play at 5-0 and clinched a spot in the upcoming (April 27 & […]


JMU women’s lax rallies, knocks off W&M

After trailing William and Mary by as many as three goals, James Madison rallied for a 15-11 win over the Tribe in Colonial Athletic Association women’s lacrosse Friday evening at the JMU Lacrosse Complex. The defending two-time CAA champion Dukes remained unbeaten in league play with a 4-0 record and improved to 8-5 overall with […]


JMU lax gets win over Drexel

James Madison used an 8-1 second-half scoring run to pull away to an insurmountable lead in a 15-8 win over Drexel in Colonial Athletic Association women’s lacrosse Sunday afternoon at the JMU Lacrosse Complex. The defending two-time CAA champion Dukes improved to 3-0 in league play and 7-5 overall as JMU posted its third straight […]


JMU women’s lax tops Hofstra

The James Madison women’s lacrosse team remained unbeaten in Colonial Athletic Association play with a convincing 12-6 win over visiting Hofstra on Friday afternoon at the JMU Lacrosse Complex. The two-time defending CAA champion Dukes improved their league record to 2-0 and upped their overall record to 6-5.  Hofstra dropped to 1-1 in CAA play […]


JMU lax blows out Mason

The James Madison lacrosse team downed George Mason 16-6 in Colonial Athletic Association action on Saturday. The Dukes trailed 3-2 early in the first half, but ended on an 8-0 run to take a 10-3 lead to halftime.  Redshirt junior Casey Ancarrow (Jarrettsville, Md./John Carroll) led the Dukes with five goals and an assist while […]


JMU women’s lax loses at #4 Maryland

The James Madison women’s lacrosse team fell to No. 4 Maryland 14-8 on Saturday at the JMU lacrosse Complex.  The Terrapins used two runs, a 6-0 frenzy to open the match and a 4-0 spurt late in the second half, to put the Dukes away.  The loss dropped JMU to 4-5 on the season while […]


#20 JMU women’s lax knocks off #13 Loyola

There was no “luck of the Irish” for the No. 13 ranked Loyola women’s lacrosse team, which wore its road green uniforms for the Greyhounds’ St. Patrick’s Day contest at 20th-ranked James Madison. Instead, the purple-clad Dukes came from behind for an 11-6 win over the Greyhounds Saturday afternoon at the JMU Lacrosse Complex. The […]