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Women’s lacrosse grabs last round of NEWMAC awards

Women’s lacrosse grabs last round of NEWMAC awards

By Emily Cardona, Assistant Sports Editor

March 21, 2020

Freshman goalie Nina Khosla and senior attacker Jenna Tomsky earned the final NEWMAC Women’s Lacrosse Offensive and Defensive Athlete of the Week awards of the 2020 spring season on Monday. Khosla and Tomsky found out about their respective awards when the Emerson Athletics Department made a post on...

Women’s lacrosse records second consecutive victory

Women’s lacrosse records second consecutive victory

By Alberto Gilman

March 12, 2020

The women’s lacrosse team defeated Nichols College Wednesday evening 17-4 for its second consecutive win. The Lions roster totaled four assists, forced 21 turnovers, and recorded 26 groundballs. Through the last three games, the team has scored 39 goals, recorded 10 assists, forced 43 turnovers, t...

Women’s lacrosse snaps 29-game losing streak

Women’s lacrosse snaps 29-game losing streak

By Pedro Figueiredo, Deputy Sports Editor

March 10, 2020

The women’s lacrosse team broke a streak of 29 consecutive losses on Monday with a 17-5 victory over Rhode Island College. Senior midfielder Jenna Tomsky led the team with nine points, and senior midfielder Camille Mumford scored four goals to lead the Lions to their first victory since 2017.  I...

Lions motivated by preseason poll

Lions motivated by preseason poll

By Megan MacLaren

February 19, 2020

The women's lacrosse team is ranked tenth out of 10 teams in the conference preseason coaches poll going into the 2020 season, and the team is using it as motivation. “We have the rankings hung up in our locker room, and we have to look at them every day,” sophomore midfielder Julia Burns said...

Women’s lacrosse holds 0-7 record following loss on senior day

Women’s lacrosse holds 0-7 record following loss on senior day

By Arturo Ruiz

April 14, 2019

The women’s lacrosse team celebrated its senior players Saturday afternoon while their families and friends applauded from the bleachers. The Lions lost 23–10 to Smith College, which ranks sixth in the conference. Smith netted seven early goals in the first half, but the Lions fought back to clo...

Women’s lacrosse loses to Mount Holyoke for second straight year

Women’s lacrosse loses to Mount Holyoke for second straight year

By Peirce Eldredge

April 11, 2019

The women’s lacrosse team suffered a 21–3 setback against conference opponent Mount Holyoke College on Wednesday afternoon. The Lyons opened the game with an 8–0 run. Emerson answered back with goals from sophomore midfielder Kelli Mark and junior midfielder Camille Mumford. Mount Holyoke respon...

New women’s lacrosse team looks to avenge winless season

New women’s lacrosse team looks to avenge winless season

By Aaron J. Miller, Overnight Copy Editor

March 18, 2019

The Lions struggled last season and finished with a record of 0-14.The women’s lacrosse team added a new coaching staff and seven freshmen to the roster after not qualifying for conference playoffs last year. In a post-game interview after the Lions’ first home game against Becker College on Satu...

Turf, locker rooms upgraded at Rotch Field

Turf, locker rooms upgraded at Rotch Field

By Kyle Bray, Former Managing Editor: Visual and Design

September 6, 2018

Rotch Field—Emerson’s home venue for soccer, lacrosse, and softball—underwent renovations to improve the facility over the summer. The renovations include a replacement of the field’s turf surface, the addition of dugouts for softball games, more bleachers for spectators, and new locker room...

Lions winless heading into final conference games

Lions winless heading into final conference games

By Kyle Bray, Former Managing Editor: Visual and Design

April 17, 2018

The Emerson women’s lacrosse team had a tough start to their season after losing six nonconference games. Midway through conference play, the team is still hunting for their first win of the season. With four games to go in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference play, the Lions hol...

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