Tag Archives: women’s lacrosse team

Tears stream after Senior Night spoil


Hunter O. Lyle—Sports Editor Despite extensive efforts from the seniors throughout the entire game, the women’s lacrosse team was unable to pull out a win against Stonehill College, losing the closely fought game 15-12. In the team’s last game of the season, during the midst of a seven-game losing streak which most recently saw a loss to nationally ranked Assumption

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Tired legs and small roster results in loss for lacrosse


Hunter O. Lyle—Sports Editor Out-manned and outgunned, the women’s lacrosse team dropped a tightly-fought, back and-forth game against the Penmen of Southern New Hampshire University, losing 20-13. Before this NE10 battle began, in the third-to-last game of the season and with the team coming off a  tough loss to the ranked top team in both Division II as well as

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Lacrosse loses to nationally ranked Adelphi University


Hunter O. Lyle—Sports Editor After an underwhelming performance from the Owls, Southern’s women’s lacrosse team failed to snap their now three-game losing streak, losing to NE10 conference matchup Adelphi University 16-3. Coming into this game, the team had a tall order to fill when facing the Panthers, who rank second in the NE10 and third nationally for Division II. Senior

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Lax snaps losing streak


Matt Gad – Sports Writer Despite only reaching four wins in 2017, the women’s lacrosse team was able to ride out in winning fashion April 29, by defeating Southern New Hampshire, 17-16. “I couldn’t have asked for a better ending to the season – a better ending to the seniors’ careers,” head coach Maureen Spellman said. “This program has only

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Healey makes history


Michael Apotria – Special to the Southern News Junior Nicole Healey rewrote the SCSU records books against St. Michael’s on April 8, passing Allison Kownacki for career points in lacrosse. Despite Healey cementing her legacy at SCSU, she said while breaking some of these records is exciting, none of them matter or compare to the teams record in terms of

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New assistant coach added to women’s lacrosse team


Edgar Ayala – Sports Writer Betsy Vendel has accepted the coaching position of assistant coach to Southern Connecticut’s women’s lacrosse team.    Head coach, Maureen Spellman, announced the hiring of Vendel last week who will be joining Caitlin White as assistants.   Vendel, a former lacrosse player at Central Connecticut State University, joins the Owls after spending this past season coaching the

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