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UMBC Men's Lacrosse Announces 2007 Schedule, Team Captains, and Promotion of Kevin Warne to Associate Head Coach
Drew Westervelt is currently 13th on UMBC's all-time scoring list
Head Coach Don Zimmerman has announced the UMBC 2007 men’s lacrosse schedule, which features four televised games and the first spring appearance of
UMBC will open its season on February 17, as the Retrievers host
In addition to
“Once again, we will be put to a severe test this spring, squaring off against eight teams in the top 25 from a year ago,” Coach Zimmerman said. “Add to that the fierce rivalries and competition within the America East Conference and our team will have to be on top of their game to have a chance to repeat as America East champions and return to NCAA post-season play.”
2007 UMBC Men’s Lacrosse Schedule
Sat. 10 at Villanova (Scrimmage) 1:00; Sat. 17
Sat. 3 at Air Force TBD; Sun. 4 at
Sat. 10 Pennsylvania 1:00; Sat. 17 at
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Seniors Andy Gallagher, Kelvin Moulden and Drew Westervelt have been named team captains by the 2006-07 UMBC men’s lacrosse team.
Gallagher, an attackman, has made a remarkable recovery from major surgeries on both knees in his first and second seasons (2003, 2004) at UMBC. He has played in all 30 games over the past two years and is closing in on 100 career points with 63 goals and 32 assists (95 points). The native of
Moulden performed brilliantly as a short-stick defensive midfielder last season. The
Westervelt, a two-time Second Team All America East attackman, has been a consistent point-producer for the Retrievers. After a 50-point season in 2005, the third-highest ever for a UMBC sophomore, the Bel Air, Md. native (John Carroll HS) he tied his season high with 27 goals last year. He is already in 13th place on UMBC’s all-time scoring list with 136 points (77 goals, 59 assists).
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UMBC Head Lacrosse Coach Don Zimmerman has announced that Kevin Warne has been promoted to Men’s Lacrosse Associate Head Coach.
Warne, who coordinates the UMBC defense, enters his third season with the Retrievers after spending three seasons as assistant coach at the
The Setauket, N.Y. native is a former All American defenseman (1999) at
“Kevin Warne has proven himself to be invaluable to UMBC Lacrosse, providing the knowledge and leadership essential for the continued success of our program,” Coach Zimmerman said. “He is respected by everyone associated with UMBC Athletics, representing our university in an exemplary manner. Coach Warne brings to the table the loyalty and dedication necessary to be successful at this level and it is appropriate that he be elevated to the position of Associate Head Coach.”