2018 Women's Lacrosse News

  • Western New England Named Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad by IWLCA
    July 24, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (July 24, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team has been recognized for its academic excellence as the Golden Bears were named a 2018 Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) on Monday. 
  • Eileen Ruby Collects First Career CCC Offensive Player of the Week Award
    April 30, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 30, 2018) – Sophomore Eileen Ruby (New Fairfield, Conn.) of the Western New England University women’s lacrosse team has been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Offensive Player of the Week for the first time in her career, the league office announced on Monday afternoon. 
  • UNE Pulls Away for 17-8 Win over Golden Bears in Opening Round of CCC Tournament
    April 28, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 28, 2018) – The sixth-seeded University of New England women’s lacrosse team pulled away in the second half to earn a 17-8 victory over third-seeded Western New England University on Saturday afternoon in the opening round of the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Tournament at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • Western New England Lands Four on All-CCC Third Team
    April 27, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 27, 2018) – Four members of the Western New England University women’s lacrosse team earned All-Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) honors, the league office announced on Friday morning.
  • Golden Bears Defeat Gordon in Regular Season Finale, 16-15
    April 24, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 24, 2018) - The Western New England University women's lacrosse team secured a home game in the first round of the upcoming Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Tournament with a 16-15 victory over Gordon College on Tuesday evening at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • Shannon McFadden Named CCC Defensive Player of the Week
    April 23, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 23, 2018) – For the first time this season and sixth time in her career, senior goalie Shannon McFadden (West Islip, N.Y.) of the Western New England University women’s lacrosse team has been recognized as the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced on Monday afternoon. 
  • Golden Bears Rally Late Before Edging Salve Regina in Double Overtime, 12-11
    April 21, 2018
    MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (April 21, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team erased a two-goal deficit late in regulation before edging Salve Regina University in double overtime, 12-11, on Saturday evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Gaudet Field.
  • Western New England Earns Comeback Win over Western Connecticut on Senior Day, 14-13
    April 18, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 18, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team scored four unanswered goals over the final 13:19 of regulation to earn a 14-13, senior day victory over Western Connecticut State University on Wednesday afternoon in non-conference action at Golden Bear Stadium.
  • Fast Start Fuels Roger Williams’ 19-7 Win over Western New England
    April 14, 2018
    BRISTOL, R.I. (April 14, 2018) – The Roger Williams University women’s lacrosse team built a seven-goal first half lead on its way to a 19-7 win over Western New England University on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Bayside Field. 
  • Golden Bears Pull Away in Second Half for 14-9 Victory over Husson
    April 12, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 12, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team pulled away in the second half to earn a 14-9 victory over Husson University on Thursday afternoon in non-conference action at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • Breen Powers Golden Bears Past Bison, 16-11
    April 10, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 10, 2018) – Led by a career performance from junior Kristen Breen (Ellington, Conn.), the Western New England University women’s lacrosse team earned a 16-11 victory over Nichols College on Tuesday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • Golden Bears Fall to Gulls, 17-2
    April 07, 2018
    BEVERLY, Mass. (April 7, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team suffered a 17-2 setback to Endicott College on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Hempstead Stadium. 
  • Offense Breaks Out as Golden Bears Cruise Past Wentworth, 21-8
    April 04, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (April 4, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team utilized 12 different goal scorers in a 21-8 victory over Wentworth Institute of Technology on Wednesday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • UNE Pulls Away Late in 11-4 Win over Western New England
    March 31, 2018
    BIDDEFORD, Maine (March 31, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team was outscored 7-1 in the second half of an 11-4 setback to the University of New England on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Big Blue Turf.
  • Strong Second Half Lifts Bridgewater State to 18-8 Victory over Western New England
    March 29, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (March 29, 2018) – A strong second half performance lifted the Bridgewater State University women’s lacrosse team to an 18-8 victory over Western New England University on Thursday afternoon in non-conference action at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • Western New England Tops Curry in CCC Opener, 15-10
    March 27, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (March 27, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team opened Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) play with a 15-10 victory over Curry College on Tuesday evening at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • Big First Half Helps Calvin Down Western New England, 15-6
    March 23, 2018
    ENGLEWOOD, Fla. (March 23, 2018) – A big first half performance sent the Calvin (Mich.) College women’s lacrosse team to a 15-6 win over Western New England University on Friday morning at Dever Park. 
  • Worcester State Outlasts Western New England in Florida, 16-14
    March 19, 2018
    ENGLEWOOD, Fla. (March 19, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team came up just short in a 16-14 loss to Worcester State University on Monday evening in non-conference action at Dever Park. 
  • Westfield State Pulls Away in Second Half as Golden Bears Fall to Owls, 16-5
    March 09, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (March 9, 2018) – Westfield State University pulled away from Western New England University in the second half on its way to a 16-5 victory over the Golden Bears on Friday evening in non-conference women’s lacrosse action at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • Second Half Surge Pushes Castleton Past Western New England, 12-8
    March 06, 2018
    CASTLETON, Vt. (March 4, 2018) – Castleton University outscored Western New England University by four goals in the second half to earn a 12-8 victory over the Golden Bears on Tuesday afternoon in non-conference women’s lacrosse action at Spartan Stadium.
  • Golden Bears Fall to Smith in Non-Conference Action, 14-2
    March 01, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (March 1, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team suffered a 14-2 setback to Smith College on Thursday afternoon in non-conference action at Golden Bear Stadium. 
  • Western New England Drops Season Opener to Springfield College, 17-1
    February 24, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 24, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s lacrosse team dropped its season opener to crosstown rival Springfield College, 17-1, on Saturday afternoon at Golden Bear Stadium.
  • Western New England Voted Fifth in CCC Preseason Coaches’ Poll
    February 20, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 21, 2018) – The Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) released its 2018 Women’s Lacrosse Preseason Coaches’ Poll on Wednesday, and Western New England University was selected to finish fifth in a vote of the league’s nine head coaches.