2020 Women's Lacrosse News

  • Women’s Lacrosse Program to Take Part in Last Shift 2020 on National Student-Athlete Day
    April 03, 2020
    In conjunction with National Student-Athlete Day on Monday, April 6, The University of Scranton women's lacrosse team will band together for a worthy cause and take part in The Last Shift Virtual 5K Challenge in support of the HEADStrong Foundation.
  • Jill Henson Named Scranton Athlete of the Week
    March 16, 2020
    Junior Jill Henson of The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team matched her career-high with six goals in a win over Misericordia last week and has been named Scranton Athlete of the Week for the period ending Sunday, Mar. 15 on Monday morning.
  • Henson Scores Six Goals as Women's Lacrosse Topples Misericordia, 14-7
    March 11, 2020
    DALLAS, Pa. – Junior Jill Henson tied her career-high with six goals and The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team (2-4) rode a 10-goal first half to a 14-7 win over the Misericordia Cougars (1-1) on Wednesday afternoon at Mangelsdorf Field in Dallas.
  • Women's Lacrosse Falls to Haverford, 15-10
    March 07, 2020
    HAVERFORD, Pa. – The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team (1-4) put together a late first half rally, but was unable to dig out of an early 7-2 hole and fell to Haverford (3-1) by a score of 15-10 on Saturday afternoon at Swan Field in Haverford.
  • Henson Ties Career-High with Six Goals as Women's Lacrosse Pulls Away From Farmingdale State
    March 04, 2020
    FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Junior Jill Henson matched her career-high with six goals and The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team (1-3) pulled away from Farmingdale State in the second half en route to a 20-10 victory over the Rams (0-3) on Wednesday evening at Rams Field in Farmingdale.
  • Second Half Rally by Kean Sinks Women’s Lacrosse in Home Opener, 9-8, in Overtime
    February 29, 2020
    SCRANTON - Junior Jill Henson (Baldwinsville, N.Y./Christian Brothers Academy) once again led the offense, scoring four goals in the first half alone, but visiting Kean rallied from a four-goal deficit to force overtime, then scored in sudden death to take a 9-8 win over The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team on Saturday in their 2020 home opener at Weiss Field.
  • Henson Scores Four Times, but No. 24 Women’s Lacrosse Drops 17-8 Decision at No. 19 Ithaca
    February 26, 2020
    ITHACA, N.Y. - Junior Jill Henson (Baldwinsville, N.Y./Christian Brothers Academy) scored four goals on the afternoon, but it wasn’t enough, as host and 19th ranked Ithaca opened a big first half lead and never looked back in an eventual 17-8 win over the 24th ranked University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team on Wednesday.
  • No. 20 Women’s Lacrosse Falls in Season Opener at Messiah, 14-11
    February 22, 2020
    MECHANICSBURG, Pa. - Junior Jill Henson (Baldwinsville, N.Y./Christian Brothers Academy) and sophomore Halle Conklin (Point Lookout, N.Y./Kellenberg Memorial) had hat tricks for the 20th-ranked University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team in their season opener on Saturday at Messiah, but it wasn’t enough, as the host Falcons captured a 14-11 victory over the Royals.
  • Women's Lacrosse Picked Second in Landmark Conference Preseason Poll
    February 18, 2020
    The No. 20 University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team was selected second in the Landmark Conference preseason poll that was announced by the conference office on Tuesday morning.
  • Women's Lacrosse Ranked No. 20 in IWLCA Preseason Poll
    January 27, 2020
    The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team will open the 2020 campaign in the same place they ended the 2019 season – ranked 20th in the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III Top 25-that was released by the organization on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Women’s Lacrosse Program Announces Challenging 2020 Schedule
    September 27, 2019
    A visit by the defending NCAA Division III National Champions headlines what promises to be a challenging 2020 slate for The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team, as the Royals announced their schedule of games for the upcoming season on Friday.