2016 Women's Lacrosse News

  • Women's lacrosse comes up short in first NCAA appearance
    May 15, 2016
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team made history with its first NCAA appearance but fell short in a 12-7 loss at Pomona-Pitzer in Sunday’s second round game. Senior Brooke Martini closed out her career with a pair of goals.
  • Five Panthers named to IWLCA All-Region teams
    May 13, 2016
    Five student-athletes from the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team earned All-Region honors as announced today by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association. Three Panthers earned first team honors while two more were second team selections.
  • SCIAC title rematch on tap for NCAA Second Round
    May 12, 2016
    Chapman will take on conference-rival Pomona-Pitzer for the fourth time this season when the two faceoff on Sunday at 4 p.m. in the second round of the NCAA Division III Women’s Lacrosse Championship. The two last met a week ago in the championship match of the SCIAC Tournament.
  • Women's lacrosse lands program-record seven on All-SCIAC teams
    May 11, 2016
    The Chapman University women's lacrosse team had a program-record seven players selected to the All-SCIAC teams, the conference announced on Wednesday. Senior Brooke Martini, juniors Dillan Watts, Tara Sonnemaker, Gretchen Rodenberger and sophomore Stacey Zuppa headlined the first team. Senior pair Alessandra Porfido and Kelsey Mackin each earned second team honors.
  • Women's lacrosse earns first NCAA bid in school history
    May 08, 2016
    For the first time in school history, the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team earned a bid into the NCAA Division III Women’s Lacrosse Championship. The Panthers were pinned against Pomona-Pitzer in a rematch of last night’s SCIAC Championship.
  • Women's lacrosse falls in seesaw title match
    May 07, 2016
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team came up on the wrong side of a back-and-forth battle with a 10-9 loss in the SCIAC Tournament championship match at Pomona-Pitzer. The lead changed hands three times and the match was tied five times in a tight battle throughout.
  • Panthers advance to SCIAC Championship
    April 30, 2016
    Junior Gretchen Rodenberger netted four goals to lead the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team to a 10-7 victory over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in the SCIAC Semifinals on Saturday afternoon. The win advances Chapman to the SCIAC Tournament Championship for the second time in school history and was the Panthers first over CMS this season.
  • Late run sends women's lacrosse into the semifinals
    April 27, 2016
    A late surge from the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team led to a 15-7 win in the SCIAC Quarterfinals over visiting Whittier on Wednesday. Sophomore Stacey Zuppa scored four times to lead the Panthers to the win.
  • Oliaro's late goal lifts women's lacrosse into first place
    April 20, 2016
    Junior Tessa Oliaro scored just one goal in the match, but made it a big one as she skipped in the game-winner in a 9-8 win over Pomona-Pitzer on Wednesday. Oliaro’s deciding goal came with just 31 seconds left in the match.
  • Women's lacrosse matches program-best with fifth win in a row
    April 09, 2016
    The win streak reached five matches for the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team with a 13-6 win over visiting Whittier on Saturday on Wilson Field. The Panthers’ five-match win streak equals the program record for wins in a row.
  • Women's lacrosse rolls past Tigers
    March 22, 2016
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team dominated from start to finish in an 18-1 win over visiting DePauw on Tuesday at Wilson Field. Junior Gretchen Rodenberger scored a team-best five goals to lead the rout.
  • Women's lacrosse cruises to 15-3 win over Southwestern
    March 18, 2016
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team scored eight goals in the first eight minutes and cruised to a 15-3 win over visiting Southwestern on Friday on Wilson Field. Sophomore Stacey Zuppa dished out four assists while three different Panthers scored at least three goals.
  • Late run for Colorado spells trouble for Panthers
    March 16, 2016
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team fell 19-15 to Colorado College on Wednesday afternoon at Wilson Field. The Panthers had six Panthers with at least a pair of goals in the loss.
  • Win streak reaches four after goals galore
    March 10, 2016
    Goals came in bunches and the defense was stingy in a 17-3 win over visiting Gordon on Thursday. Sophomore Becca Wachtel scored four goals to lead the Panthers offensively while the defense did not allow a second half goal.
  • Women's lacrosse holds off Drew to continue hot start
    March 08, 2016
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team jumped out to an early lead and held off Drew University late for a 15-10 win on Tuesday on Wilson Field. The Panthers (5-1) had a hat trick of hat tricks with three players scoring three goals in the match.
  • Panthers cruz to 14-2 win over Cardinals
    March 03, 2016
    Freshman Danielle Zahn and junior Tessa Oliaro led the Chapman University women's lacrosse team to a 14-2 victory on Thursday afternoon on Wilson Field.
  • Mackin scores four in win over Oxy
    March 02, 2016
    Senior Kelsey Mackin scored four goals in the first half to lead the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team to a 12-9 victory over Occidental College at Wilson Field on Wednesday night.
  • Lead slips from Panthers in 11-10 loss to CMS
    February 27, 2016
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team fell 11-10 to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Saturday night at Wilson Field. The Panthers scored five goals in the first seven minutes of the game but their lead ultimately slipped away as Chapman moved to 2-1 on the season.
  • Panthers defeat Redlands in home opener
    February 20, 2016
    Junior Gretchen Rodenberger led the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team to a 9-7 victory over University of Redlands on Saturday night. Rodenberger scored four goals on seven attempts in the Panthers home opener.
  • Women's Lacrosse Preview
    February 19, 2016
    Women's Lacrosse takes the field Saturday, Feb. 20 for their first home match of the 2015-2016 season! Check out the Panthers season preview here! For more info: www.chapmanathletics.com