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The Blue & Gray Press | May 23, 2018

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Women’s Lacrosse

Women’s Lacrosse Awaits Bid to NCAA Tournament Following Amazing Season

April 27, 2017 |


The women’s lacrosse team has had a landmark season this year. It has been one of the most successful since recent years. They made it to the semifinals of the Capital Athletic Conference, where they faced their personal team to beat, Salisbury. It marked their first shutout game since 1987 against Southern Virginia and on senior day no less.Read More

Women’s lacrosse off to strong start due to team effort, defense

March 25, 2015 |


Within the first five seconds of play on Saturday, March 21, senior Corinne Wiederkehr scored her first goal of the game, putting the University of Mary Washington women’s lacrosse team on the scoreboard. Read More

Petrucelli leads UMW to victory

April 17, 2013 |

After a loss to York College last Saturday, the University of Mary Washington women’s lacrosse team found its stride in a match against the Washington and Lee (W&L) Generals, winning 14-7 on Saturday, April 13.Read More

Lady Eagles fall short in CAC clash with York

April 10, 2013 |


On Saturday, April 6, the University of Mary Washington women’s lacrosse team hosted York College of Pennsylvania at the Battlegrounds, eventually falling to the Spartans, 18-9.

The Eagles were competing for the No. 2 seed in the … Read More

The Eagle skinny: Ashlyn Dacey

February 20, 2013 |

Freshman attacker, Ashlyn Dacey, made a flashy first impression in her debut with the University of Mary Washington women’s lacrosse team on Saturday, Feb. 16. Dacey scored three goals against Christopher Newport University, including the game-winner and an insurance goal late in regulation.Read More

UMW Women's Lacrosse Team Wins in CAC Opener

April 25, 2012 |

The University of Mary Washington women’s lacrosse team was victorious in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference against Marymount University. The Eagles trounced on the Saints defeating them 24-13.

Senior midfielder Catherine Kennedy paced the Eagle’s offense. The … Read More

Women's Lacrosse Team Dominates

April 18, 2012 |

In their previous two games, the University of Mary Washington women’s lacrosse team has exerted their dominance and have risen to 13th in the nation. They finished off their regular season schedule by defeating Marymount 20-6 and Guilford College 21-3.

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Lady Eagles Demolish Generals

March 28, 2012 |

The University of Mary Washington women’s lacrosse team outscored Washington & Lee 8-1 in the second half en route to a 13-5 victory in Lexington Va. on Saturday.

Last year the Eagles lost to the Generals 18-17 in an overtime … Read More

Spring Sports Recap

March 14, 2012 |

As the majority of the student body set off to enjoy their spring break endeavors, the University of Mary Washington athletes involved in spring sports remained with their respective teams to compete in their craft. The UMW baseball team, softball … Read More

Women's Lacrosse Dominates St. Joseph's

February 22, 2012 |


On a day when freezing temperatures and snowfall were expected, the Lady Eagles lacrosse team heated up the field en route to a 12-2 blowout victory over the visiting St. Joseph’s College (NY) Golden Eagles this past … Read More

Eagles’ Athletics Shine in Weekend Events

February 16, 2011 |

This last weekend was a very fruitful one for Mary Washington athletic teams, as many UMW squads notched wins.

Women’s Basketball

The Eagles ladies’ basketball team won a laugher over York College on Saturday, Feb. 12, in Goolrick Gymnasium, blowing … Read More

Spring Sports Seasons in Review

April 21, 2010 |

With only a week left in the spring semester, finals looming next week, followed by the sweet release of summer, it’s time to take a look back at the UMW spring sports and see how each team fared in their … Read More

Spring Sports Wrap Up

April 22, 2009 |


As summer draws near and the school year comes to a close, spring sports here at the University of Mary Washington begin to wrap up their seasons as well. Let’s take a look back and see how our spring teams fared this year in their respective sports.

The UMW baseball squad had its up and downs this season but never seemed to quite hit their stride. The Eagles’ are currently 14-15 overall and in fourth place in the Capital Athletic Conference with a 7-11 conference record. The pitching staff was sub par as the team ERA was 4.82 for the year and the team failed to consistently produce runs as they were fifth in the conference in runs per game.

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No. 8 Washington and Lee No Match for Eagles

March 19, 2009 |


With a chill in the air and intermittent rain, the University of Mary Washington women’s lacrosse team pulled off a titanic upset against No. eight Washington and Lee, the Eagles narrowly edging the Generals 10-9.

The women … Read More

Women's Lacrosse Dominates Wesley

March 13, 2008 |


It’s the first period of the game; five minutes in and the University of Mary Washington Eagles are already leading 6-0. It seems that UMW have already got the game in the bag.

Wesley College proved to … Read More