2013-14 UMBC Women's Lacrosse News
March 8, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Falls Short Against Drexel, 9-8
UMBC women’s lacrosse’s senior midfielder Kristen Bilney (Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron) tallied her second hat trick of the season, but the Retrievers fell short in a battle against Drexel, 7-6, on Saturday afternoon at Vidas Field.
March 7, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Travels to Drexel on Saturday
Women's lacrosse hits the road for back-to-back games, starting with a trip to Drexel on Saturday, March 8. Game time is set for 1 p.m. at Vidas Field, with live action available at UMBCRetrievers.com.
March 5, 2014
Haggerty Scores First Two Collegiate Goals; UMBC Falls to High Point, 16-6
Women's lacrosse freshman Caroline Haggerty connected on the first two goals of her career in her first collegiate start against High Point on Wednesday afternoon at UMBC Stadium, but it was not enough as the Panthers defeated the Retrievers, 16-6.
March 4, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Hosts High Point in Midweek Clash
UMBC women’s lacrosse looks to build off back-to-back wins on Wednesday, March 5, when it clashes with High Point for the first-ever meeting between the two squads. Game time is set for 5:30 p.m. at the UMBC Stadium.
March 3, 2014
Barnett Captures America East Defensive Player of the Week
UMBC women’s lacrosse’s red-shirt sophomore Anna Barnett captured her first America East Defensive Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday.
March 1, 2014
Harkey Guides Women's Lacrosse Past La Salle, 7-6
Women’s lacrosse senior attacker Shannon Harkey broke a 6-6 tie with 4:39 to go in the contest with her second score of the game to lead the Retrievers to a 7-6 victory against La Salle on Saturday afternoon at McCarthy Stadium.
February 28, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Hits the Road to Take on La Salle
The women’s lacrosse team looks to build off its dramatic 11-10 double-overtime victory on Saturday, March 1 when it travels to La Salle for its first-ever meeting with the Explorers. Game time is set for 1 p.m. at McCarthy Stadium.
February 22, 2014
Reese Sends UMBC Women’s Lacrosse to Dramatic 11-10 Second Overtime Win over American
UMBC freshman attack Mackenzie Reese scored off a feed from sophomore Rachel Benzing with 13 seconds remaining in the second overtime period to give the Retrievers women’s lacrosse team a thrilling 11-10 win over American, Saturday evening at UMBC Stadium.
February 21, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Returns Home for Clash with American
Women's lacrosse continues its rigorous 2014 schedule on Saturday, Feb. 22 when it returns home to take on American in a 4 p.m. matchup at UMBC Stadium.
February 19, 2014
Bilney Scores Four for UMBC Women’s Lacrosse; Retrievers Fall at No. 20 Towson, 11-6
UMBC women’s lacrosse’s senior midfielder Kristen Bilney registered a first-half hat trick and finished with four goals versus local rival No. 20 Towson, but the Tigers outscored the Retrievers 6-3 in second half en route to an 11-6 victory in Wednesday evening’s matchup at Johnny Unitas Stadium.
February 18, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Travels to Local Rival Towson Wednesday
The UMBC women's lacrosse team hits the road to do battle with another tough local rival on Wednesday, Feb. 19 when it travels to Johnny Unitas Stadium for a 4 p.m. matchup against Towson.
February 14, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Drops Season-Opener Versus No. 2 Maryland, 14-3
The UMBC women’s lacrosse team opened up a two goal lead in the opening half versus No. 2 Maryland, but the Terrapins took over in the second period en route to a 14-3 victory in the season-opener for both squads on Friday afternoon at UMBC Stadium.
February 13, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Versus No. 2 Maryland Moved to 2 p.m. on Friday
The UMBC women’s lacrosse game scheduled against No. 2 Maryland has been pushed back to 2 p.m. on Friday at the UMBC Stadium.
February 12, 2014
UMBC Women’s Lacrosse Hosts No. 2 Maryland to Open 2014 Slate
The UMBC women’s lacrosse team starts out its 2014 slate with a bang, hosting No. 2 Maryland on Friday, Feb. 14 at 2 p.m.http://www.umbcretrievers.com/sports/wlax/2013-14/releases/201402127z5zov at the UMBC Stadium.
February 6, 2014
UMBC Women’s Lacrosse Tied for Third in America East Preseason Poll
UMBC women’s lacrosse earned 14 votes and was picked to tie for third place with New Hampshire in the annual America East Preseason Coaches’ Poll, as announced by the league office on Thursday.
December 26, 2013
Women’s Lacrosse Signs Nine Newcomers for the 2015 Campaign
UMBC women’s lacrosse inked nine newcomers to National Letters-of-Intent, as announced by co-head coaches Amy Appelt and Tony Giro.
December 13, 2013
Women’s Lacrosse Releases 2014 Schedule
UMBC Women’s Lacrosse Co-Head Coaches Amy Appelt and Tony Giro have announced the Retrievers' 2014 schedule.
December 11, 2013
Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Celebrate with SUCCESS Program
The UMBC men’s and women’s lacrosse programs took some time out before finals to celebrate the end of the semester with 16 members of the campus’ SUCCESS program, which celebrated its final day of classes on Friday.
October 24, 2013
Women’s Lacrosse Concludes Fall Festivities
BALTIMORE – The UMBC women’s lacrosse team culminated a successful fall season on Saturday with its third annual crab feast. The Retrievers also took part in a pair of play days, a 5K race and its annual alumni game.
September 21, 2013
Women’s Lacrosse Participates in the 11th Annual Diane Geppi-Aikens Memorial 5K Race
BALTIMORE – The UMBC women’s lacrosse team took time out of its fall schedule to show its support on Saturday by participating in the 11th-Annual Diane Geppi-Aikens Memorial 5K Race and 1-Mile Fun Walk, hosted by Loyola University.
September 4, 2013
Women’s Lacrosse Sets Fall Events Schedule
BALTIMORE – UMBC women’s lacrosse co-head coaches Amy Appelt and Tony Giro have announced the team’s fall events, which include a 5K race, two play days, the annual alumni game and a crab feast.
August 12, 2013
UMBC Grad Set to Lead VCU Women’s Lacrosse Program
BALTIMORE – Former UMBC women’s lacrosse player Jen Kasper O’Brien (Eldersburg, Md./South Carroll) has been named the head coach of the new VCU women’s lacrosse program, set to start intercollegiate competition in 2015-16.