2014 Women's Lacrosse News

  • More recognition for Podesta who earns Academic Honor Roll
    August 19, 2014
    Chapman University senior Kara Podesta from the Panthers women’s lacrosse program received Academic Honor Roll from the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) for the 2013-14 academic year, as announced by the organization Tuesday.
  • Women's lacrosse earns Academic Honor Squad award
    August 11, 2014
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team was recognized by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association in the top 125 Division III schools as earning IWLCA Academic Honor Squad honors for the 2014 season.
  • Chapman athletes recognized on SCIAC All-Academic teams
    July 03, 2014
    Chapman University student-athletes were well-represented during the 2013-14 academic year as the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference named its All-Academic teams by sport. Leading the way for the Panthers was women’s soccer, which garnered a conference-best 14 honorees.
  • Chapman Athletics announces its Senior Awards recipients
    May 09, 2014
    Chapman University celebrated another banner year in athletics with its annual Jog-a-thon and Sports Appreciation Day at Wilson Field on Friday afternoon. Besides celebrating the school’s first-ever SCIAC championship (women’s basketball) and another SCIAC Tournament title (men’s basketball), the Panthers recognized four seniors with the Department of Athletics annual awards.
  • Three Panthers selected to All-SCIAC lacrosse team
    May 08, 2014
    Three Chapman University women’s lacrosse players have been selected to the All-SCIAC team for the 2014 season as voted on by the conference coaches. Sophomore M Brooke Martini was named to the First Team, while seniors Catherine LaPlant and Allie Kontny earned Second Team honors.
  • Top seed Pomona-Pitzer eliminates women's lacrosse
    April 26, 2014
    A second-half comeback attempt for the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team fell short and the Panthers were eliminated from the SCIAC Championships with a 10-6 loss in the tournament semifinals to Pomona-Pitzer Colleges on Saturday at the South Athletic Complex.
  • Women's lacrosse advances in SCIAC Championships
    April 23, 2014
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team scored five straight goals midway through the second half and held on to defeat visiting Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges 13-9 in the first round of the SCIAC Championships at Wilson Field on Wednesday night.
  • 'Senior Night' win earns lacrosse a home playoff game
    April 19, 2014
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team finished the regular season on a high note, defeating visiting Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges 13-4 at Wilson Field on Saturday night. With the win, the Panthers clinched home-field advantage in the first round of the SCIAC Championships, which begin on Wednesday.
  • First-place Redlands deals lacrosse another defeat
    April 16, 2014
    A strong second half by the University of Redlands women’s lacrosse team erased any thoughts of a Chapman University upset as the first-place Bulldogs cruised to a 17-8 win over the host Panthers in a SCIAC matchup at Wilson Field on Wednesday night.
  • Martini leads women's lacrosse to win over Poets
    April 05, 2014
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team began the second half of the SCIAC schedule on the right foot, defeating visiting Whittier College 10-6 at Wilson Field on Saturday night. The Panthers’ defense equaled a season-low by allowing just six goals en route to their third win in five games.
  • Offense tamed in second half by Colorado College
    March 29, 2014
    A stubborn second-half defense by visiting Colorado College held the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team in check and held on to defeat the host Panthers 14-12 in a non-conference matchup at Wilson Field on Saturday afternoon.
  • Panthers get offensive late to beat Pacific 18-7
    March 22, 2014
    An offensive onslaught by the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team in the second half, gave the Panthers a convincing 18-7 win over visiting Pacific University (Ore.) on Saturday afternoon at Wilson Field. Chapman scored 12 goals after the intermission, including finishing the game on a 7-1 run, and has now won two of its last three overall.
  • Second-half rally comes up short for Chapman
    March 19, 2014
    Five consecutive goals early in the second half helped the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team overcome a 9-4 deficit to tie the game, but visiting Allegheny College pulled away in the end to defeat the Panthers 13-12 in a Wednesday matinee at Wilson Field.
  • Women's lacrosse gets first home victory over Albion
    March 14, 2014
    The Chapman University women's lacrosse got its first home victory of the season, defeating visiting Albion College 23-14 at Wilson Field on Friday night. The Panthers snapped a four-game losing streak with 23 goals marking Chapman’s highest scoring total of the season.
  • Oneonta State tops Chapman 21-12 in a slugfest
    February 22, 2014
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team dropped its third straight game, this time to Oneonta State (N.Y.) 21-12 at Wilson Field on Saturday in its first non-conference matchup of the season. The 33-goal slugfest marks a season high in combined goals for a single Chapman game.
  • Sagehens keep Chapman winless at home
    February 19, 2014
    The upstart Pomona-Pitzer Colleges women’s lacrosse team handed host Chapman University its second straight loss at home to begin the season, downing the Panthers 11-8 at Wilson Field on Wednesday night in a SCIAC contest. The Sagehens limited Chapman to just one first-half goal and held on in the second half for the win.
  • Occidental spoils Panthers' lacrosse opener
    February 08, 2014
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse team opened the 2014 season with a tough loss to perennial SCIAC power Occidental College, falling 18-12 at Wilson Field on Saturday night. The Tigers used a last-minute scoring burst at the end of the first half to help avenge last season’s conference semifinal loss to the Panthers. It marked Occidental’s third straight regular season win over Chapman.
  • Women's lacrosse poised for run at SCIAC crown
    February 07, 2014
    The Chapman University women’s lacrosse program may only be a “toddler” in terms of Division III age and experience, but the Panthers have their eyes set on a SCIAC championship in 2014, a year after coming up just short in their NCAA debut season.