2015 Brown Women's Lacrosse News

May 12, 2015
DiBona Named Second Team IWLCA All-Northeast Region
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown women’s lacrosse senior Alyssa DiBona (Media, Pa.) was named to the IWLCA All-Northeast Region Second Team in an announcement made by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association.

April 29, 2015
Women’s Lax’s DiBona and Gion Earn All-Ivy Accolades
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown senior co-captains Alyssa DiBona (Media, Pa.) and Janie Gion (Northfield, Ill.) were recognized with All-Ivy distinction in an announcement made by the Ivy League office on Wednesday.

April 25, 2015
Bunting, Gion Each Record Four Points In Women’s Lax’s 14-8 Loss At #10 Princeton
PRINCETON, N.J. – Seniors Abby Bunting (Wellesley, Mass.) and Janie Gion (Northfield, Ill.) each recorded four points in their final collegiate contest, but the Brown women’s lacrosse team fell victim to a 14-8 setback at #10 Princeton on Saturday.

April 24, 2015
Women’s Lax Battles #10/13 Princeton In Season Finale On Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team looks to conclude its 2015 season on a high note as they take on Ivy League leader #10/13 Princeton on Saturday afternoon at Sherrerd Field.

April 21, 2015
Emma Dahle Earns ECAC Division I New England Rookie of the Week Honors
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown women’s lacrosse freshman Emma Dahle was recognized with Corvias ECAC Division I New England Rookie of the Week accolades in an announcement made by the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference on Tuesday.

April 18, 2015
Dahle’s Hat Trick Not Enough, Women’s Lax Falls at Dartmouth, 10-6
HANOVER, N.H. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team and Dartmouth battled through a tight, defensive first half, but the host Big Green outscored the Bears 6-3 the rest of the way to claim a 10-6 triumph at Scully-Fahey Field on Saturday.

April 17, 2015
Women’s Lax Visits Dartmouth On Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team embarks on a two-game road swing to close out the season, starting off with an Ivy tilt at Dartmouth on Saturday.

April 14, 2015
Second Half Outburst Leads Women’s Lax Over UMass-Lowell, 13-6
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Facing a halftime deadlock, the Brown women’s lacrosse team exploded for 11 goals in the final 30 minutes to claim a 13-6 win over the UMass-Lowell Riverhawks on Tuesday night at Stevenson Field.

April 14, 2015
Women's Lacrosse Defeats UMass Lowell, 13-6, in Home Finale
Brown Women's Lacrosse finished their 2015 home schedule at Stevenson Field with a 13-6 victory over UMass Lowell. The Bears travel to Dartmouth on Saturday to face the Big Green at 5 PM on #ILDN.

April 13, 2015
Women’s Lax Entertains UMass-Lowell In Home Finale On Tuesday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team wraps up its 2015 home schedule against winless UMass-Lowell on Tuesday night at Stevenson Field.

April 11, 2015
Repp, Gion Lift Women’s Lax Over Columbia, 7-6
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Freshman Lindsey Repp (Scarsdale, N.Y.) recorded a career high three points, including what proved to be the game-winning goal with 13:39 to play, as the Brown women’s lacrosse team edged Columbia, 7-6, on Saturday at Stevenson Field.

April 10, 2015
Women’s Lax Hosts Columbia On Saturday For Senior Day
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team seeks its first Ivy League win on Saturday as they play host to Columbia on Senior Day at Stevenson Field.

April 8, 2015
#19/18 Albany Topples Women’s Lax, 15-4
ALBANY, N.Y. – Dakotah Savitcheff’s seven goals powered the #19/18 Albany Great Danes to a convincing 15-4 victory over the Brown women’s lacrosse team on Wednesday at John Fallon Field.

April 7, 2015
Women’s Lax Visits #19/18 Albany On Wednesday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Looking to bounce back after a pair of setbacks last week, the Brown women’s lacrosse team will take aim at #19/18 Albany on Wednesday at John Fallon Field.

April 6, 2015
This Week in Brown Athletics (April 6-12, 2015)
Spring sports are in full swing, and there are a number of programs in action this week and weekend at home on campus...

April 4, 2015
Bunting’s Hat Trick Not Enough, Women’s Lax Tripped Up By Harvard, 9-7
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Senior co-captain Abby Bunting (Wellesley, Mass.) recorded her first hat trick of the season, but the Brown women’s lacrosse team’s comeback bid fell short against Harvard on Saturday, 9-7.

April 4, 2015
Women's Lacrosse Falls to Harvard, 9-7
Senior co-captain Abby Bunting led the way with a hat trick today, but it wasn't enough, as Brown Women's Lacrosse fell to Harvard at Stevenson Field. Junior Lauren Toy added a two goals on the day

April 2, 2015
Women’s Lax Entertains Harvard On Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team looks to rebound on Saturday against Harvard after suffering a heartbreaking 13-12 setback to San Diego State on Tuesday.

April 1, 2015
Brown Men's & Women's Lacrosse Host HEADstrong Day This Saturday
PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's and women's lacrosse teams will host HEADstrong Day at Saturday's doubleheader at Stevenson Field...

March 31, 2015
SDSU’s Late Rally Stuns Women’s Lax, 13-12
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Christina Ricciardulli’s six goals, including four in the second half, fueled a furious 13-12 San Diego State comeback victory over the Brown women’s lacrosse team on Tuesday at Stevenson Field.

March 30, 2015
This Week in Brown Athletics (March 30 - April 5)
This week on College Hill is full of opportunities to see Brown teams in action. Spring sports will be in action throughout the week and weekend...

March 30, 2015
Women’s Lax Hosts San Diego State On Tuesday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Coming off an impressive 11-5 win over Colgate on the road, the Brown women’s lacrosse team welcomes in San Diego State to Stevenson Field on Tuesday at 4 p.m.

March 24, 2015
Gion, Toy Lift Women’s Lax Over Colgate, 11-5
HAMILTON, N.Y. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team got four goals each from Janie Gion (Northfield, Ill.) and Lauren Toy (Kentfield, Calif.) en route to an 11-5 triumph over Colgate on Tuesday at Beyer-Small ’76 Field.

March 21, 2015
Women’s Lax Ousted by Cornell, 14-6
ITHACA, N.Y. – Abby Bunting (Wellesley, Mass.) recorded three points and goalkeeper Kellie Roddy (Poway, Calif.) turned away a career high 14 shots, but an early hole plagued the Brown women’s lacrosse team during a 14-6 loss at Cornell on Saturday.

March 19, 2015
Women’s Lax Opens Two-Game Road Swing at Cornell and Colgate
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After suffering its second Ivy League defeat this season, the Brown women’s lacrosse team looks to bounce back against Cornell on Saturday, before paying a visit to Colgate on Tuesday.

March 14, 2015
Women’s Lacrosse Stymied By Yale, 8-3
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A staunch defensive effort and Kerri Fleishhacker’s four points helped pace the Yale Bulldogs to a 8-3 win over the Brown women’s lacrosse team on a cold, rainy afternoon at Stevenson Field on Saturday.

March 12, 2015
Women’s Lax Entertains Yale On Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team and Yale will face-off on Stevenson Field this Saturday in what proves to be a vital Ivy contest for both teams. Fans can tune in live on the Ivy League Digital Network beginning at 12 p.m.

March 10, 2015
Hudgins’ Last Second Goal Lifts Women’s Lax Over Holy Cross, 11-10
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Freshman Marissa Hudgins’ goal with 11 seconds remaining in regulation gave the Brown women’s lacrosse team a dramatic 11-10 win over Holy Cross on Tuesday at Stevenson Field.

March 10, 2015
Marissa Hudgins' Last Second Shot Propels Bears Over Holy Cross, 11-10
Freshman Marissa Hudgins’ goal with 11 seconds remaining in regulation gave the Brown women’s lacrosse team a dramatic 11-10 win over Holy Cross on Tuesday at Stevenson Field

March 9, 2015
This Week in Brown Athletics (March 9-15, 2015)
Three Brown teams are will compete on College Hill this week and weekend...

March 9, 2015
Women’s Lax Hosts Holy Cross On Tuesday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team will play host to Holy Cross in a non-conference game at Stevenson Field on Tuesday, looking to rebound after suffering its first defeat of the season.

March 7, 2015
Late Rally Falls Short, Women’s Lax Edged By #13 Penn, 9-7
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Despite a valiant second half rally, the Brown women’s lacrosse team couldn’t overcome a five-goal halftime deficit, as #13 Penn outlasted the Bears, 9-7, on Saturday afternoon at Stevenson Field.

March 6, 2015
Women’s Lax Entertains #13 Penn on Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – It will be a battle of unbeatens on Saturday as the Brown women’s lacrosse team hosts #13 Penn at Stevenson Field in the teams’ Ivy League opener.

March 2, 2015
This Week in Brown Athletics (March 2-8, 2015)
Brown Bears winter sports are winding down this weekend, while spring sports are in full swing...

March 2, 2015
Roddy Named Ivy League Co-Defensive Player of the Week
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown women’s lacrosse goaltender Kellie Roddy (Poway, Calif.) has been named Ivy League Co-Defensive Player of the Week in an announcement made by the league office on Monday.

March 1, 2015
Balanced Attack Paces Women’s Lax Over CCSU, 13-5
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. – Abby Bunting (Wellesley, Mass.) recorded a career high three assists and four players each tallied a pair of goals as the Brown women’s lacrosse team scored a 13-5 win over Central Connecticut State on Sunday at Arute Field.

February 27, 2015
Women’s Lax Cruises Past Iona, 13-6
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – Eight members of the Brown women’s lacrosse team found the back of the net during the Bears’ 13-6 win over Iona on Friday afternoon at Mazzella Field.

February 26, 2015
Women's Lax Visits Iona and Central Connecticut State
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After retaining the sixth annual Ocean State Cup with a 12-8 season-opening win over Bryant last weekend, the Brown women’s lacrosse team hits the road this weekend for contests against Iona and Central Connecticut State.

February 21, 2015
Women’s Lax Upends Bryant, 12-8, Retains Ocean State Cup
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Lauren Toy (Kentfield, Calif.) and Yuna Hur (Stony Brook, N.Y.) each netted hat tricks as the Brown women’s lacrosse team retained the sixth annual Ocean State Cup with a 12-8 victory over Bryant on a frigid morning at Stevenson Field.

February 20, 2015
Women's Lax Opens 2015 Season Against Bryant On Saturday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Coming off its second consecutive 9-6 season, Head Coach Keely McDonald and the Brown women’s lacrosse team open up the 2015 season on Saturday against Bryant at Stevenson Field.

February 18, 2015
Women's Lacrosse Season Preview
Before Saturday's women's lacrosse home opener, head coach Keely McDonald sat down to discuss the team's fresh start, her new captains, freshman contributions and how the team has been dealing with the adverse New England weather. Brown opens the 2015 season at home on Saturday vs. in-state rival Bryant at 1 PM.

February 16, 2015
This Week In Brown Athletics (Feb 16 - Feb 22, 2015)
While the winter season is winding down, the spring sports schedule is just getting started. The overlap of sports seasons means there are a number of games this weekend on College Hill...

January 13, 2015
Women's Lacrosse Announces 2015 Schedule
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team has unveiled the 2015 schedule in an announcement made by Head Coach Keely McDonald '00 on Tuesday.

August 20, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Nets Six on IWLCA Academic Honor Roll
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Six members of the Brown women’s lacrosse team were named to the 2014 IWLCA Division I Academic Honor Roll in an announcement made by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association.

August 13, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Tops Nation in Team GPA
The Bears led all of Division I with a 3.55 cumulative team GPA.

August 12, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Named to IWLCA Academic Honor Squad
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team once again earned the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association’s (IWLCA) Academic Honor Squad accolades for its efforts in the classroom during the 2013-14 academic year.

July 28, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Welcomes Class of 2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown women’s lacrosse head coach Keely McDonald ’00 has announced the incoming class of 2018 slated to join the Bears for the 2015 season.

July 15, 2014
Meghan Miller Promoted to Associate Head Women's Lacrosse Coach
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Current women’s lacrosse assistant coach Meghan Miller has been elevated to Associate Head Coach as announced by head coach Keely McDonald on Tuesday.

June 30, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Announces 2015 Captains
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team has named its captains for the 2015 season as announced by head coach Keely McDonald on Monday.