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2016 Women's Lacrosse News

  • HIGGINS NAMED OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR, FIVE OTHERS NAMED ALL-GNAC
    May 10, 2016
    WINTHROP, MASS. – Emmanuel College senior Sarah Higgins has been voted the 2016 GNAC Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Year, the conference office announced on Tuesday morning. Higgins, a Groveland, Mass. native, was also named the GNAC Women’s Basketball Player and Defensive Player of the Year this past March.
  • LATE GOAL ENDS WOMEN'S LAX GNAC TOURNEY RUN; SAINTS FALL TO JWU, 9-8
    May 05, 2016
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Emmanuel College women’s lacrosse team surrendered a late second half lead to fall in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference tournament semifinals to Johnson & Wales University, 9-8, Thursdays evening at SMG Athletic Complex. The No. 2 Wildcats (13-5) advance to the GNAC finals for the first time in program history while the loss ends the Saints season with an 11-5 mark.
  • TULEJA BREAKS PROGRAM RECORD, SAINTS ROLL INTO GNAC SEMIS
    May 03, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. - Senior attack Kristen Tuleja set a new Emmanuel single-game record with an 11-point night to lead the Emmanuel College women's lacrosse team to a 17-5 victory over Mount Ida in Tuesday night's Great Northeast Athletic Conference Quarterfinal at Clemente Field. The Saints advance to Thursday's semifinal contest at Johnson & Wales with a GNAC Championship berth on the line.
  • WILDCATS SPOIL WOMEN’S LAX SENIOR DAY, TOP SAINTS 16-10
    April 30, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – Six players scored multiple goals to power the Johnson & Wales University women’s lacrosse team over host Emmanuel College, 16-10, Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action at Roberto Clemente Field. The Wildcats notch their eighth straight victory and improve to 11-5 on the year and 8-1 in GNAC play while the loss drops the Saints to 10-4 and 7-2.
  • BAKER BOOSTS WOMEN'S LACROSSE OVER RAIDERS, 20-8
    April 23, 2016
    NASHUA, N.H. – Junior attack Emily Baker (Stratham, N.H.) put together an impressive return to her home state, recording 10 points on seven goals and three assists to power the Emmanuel College women’s lacrosse team over Rivier University, 20-8, Saturday afternoon at Raider Field. The Saints move to 11-3 on the year and 8-1 in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action while the loss dips the Raiders to 6-10 overall and 3-5 in GNAC play.
  • SAINTS STREAK HALTED BY UNBEATEN MONKS
    April 19, 2016
    PORTLAND, Maine – Saint Joseph’s College (12-2, 6-0 GNAC) routed Emmanuel College (9-3, 6-1 GNAC), 19-6, in a battle of previously unbeaten Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women’s lacrosse teams at Deering Memorial Stadium on Tuesday evening.
  • HIGGINS NAMED GNAC & ECAC PLAYER OF THE WEEK
    April 19, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – Emmanuel College senior middie Sarah Higgins (Groveland, Mass.) has been named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week as well as the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) New England Division III Player of the Week. Higgins earns GNAC honors for the second time this season and it marks the third straight week that an Emmanuel Saint has garnered the accolade as senior Kristen Tuleja (Mansfield, Mass.) earned the honor last week.
  • FIVE SCORE 3+ GOALS, SAINTS HANDLE MUSTANGS
    April 16, 2016
    NEWTON, Mass. – The Mount Ida College women's lacrosse team fell to the Saints of Emmanuel College in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action on Saturday afternoon by a final score of 22-7.
  • SAINTS CONTINUE TO ROLL WITH WIN AT REGIS
    April 14, 2016
    WESTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women's lacrosse team made it six consecutive wins by defeating Regis College, 14-9, on Thursday evening at Regis Stadium. With the win, the Saints move to 8-2 on the year and the Pride drop to 6-5 with the loss.
  • TULEJA STAYS HOT, SAINTS REMAIN UNBEATEN IN GNAC
    April 12, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. - Emmanuel College senior Kristen Tuleja followed up Saturday's record-breaking performance with a seven-goal effort on Tuesday evening to lead the Saints to a 15-8 victory over Simmons College in Great Northeast Athletic Conference women's lacrosse action.
  • TULEJA, CURTIS, ROSENBERG EARN GNAC WEEKLY HONORS
    April 11, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. - Emmanuel College women's lacrosse senior attack Kristen Tuleja (Mansfield, Mass.) was named the GNAC Corvias Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week, as announced by the Great Northeast Athletic Conference office on Monday afternoon.
  • TULEJA BREAKS SCORING RECORD IN 21-9 WIN OVER NORWICH
    April 09, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior middie Kristen Tuleja (Mansfield, Mass.) set a new single-game scoring record with nine goals to power the Emmanuel College women’s lacrosse team past Norwich University, 21-9, Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action at Roberto Clemente Field. Tuleja also broke the single-game point record, dishing out two assists in the win for 11 total points. The Saints improve to 6-2 overall on the year and 4-0 in GNAC play while the Cadets fall to 4-5 overall and 1-3 in the GNAC.
  • SAINTS REMAIN PERFECT IN GNAC WITH COMEBACK WIN
    April 05, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. - Emmanuel College senior Sarah Higgins (Groveland, Mass.) scored seven goals to fuel a 16-12 comeback victory for the Saints over Lasell College in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women's lacrosse action on Tuesday night.
  • HIGGINS & WHITE EARN GNAC WEEKLY HONORS
    April 04, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior middie Sarah Higgins (Groveland, Mass.) has been named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Player of the Week and senior goalie Lauren White (Lynnfield, Mass.) has been named the GNAC Goalkeeper of the Week, it was announced by the conference office earlier this afternoon.
  • WOMEN'S LACROSSE POSTS SECOND STRAIGHT SHUTOUT WITH 19-0 WIN OVER USJ
    April 02, 2016
    WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – Sarah Higgins (Groveland, Mass.) had four goals and five assists to lead the Emmanuel College women’s lacrosse team to a 19-0 victory over the University of Saint Joseph Saturday in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference game.
  • SAINTS SHUTOUT FALCONS IN 19-0 ROMP
    March 29, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s lacrosse team cruised to a 19-0 Great Northeast Athletic Conference victory over Albertus Magnus College Tuesday evening at Roberto Clemente Field. The Saints held the Falcons scoreless to record the first shutout in the program’s six year history and improve to 3-2 on the year and 1-0 in the GNAC. The loss drops Albertus Magnus to 0-4 and 0-1.
  • WHITE NAMED GNAC WOMEN'S LACROSSE GOALIE OF THE WEEK
    March 28, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior goalie Lauren White (Lynnfield, Mass.) has been named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Women's Lacrosse Goalie of the Week, after leading Emmanuel to a 1-0 week in which they notched a 12-6 road win over Framingham State.
  • WHITE SHINES IN GOAL, SAINTS DEFEAT RAMS 12-6
    March 23, 2016
    Framingham, Mass. – The Framingham State University women's lacrosse team was defeated this evening 12-6 by Emmanuel College in non-conference action at Maple Street Field.
  • EMERSON ERUPTS FOR 17 GOALS AGAINST SAINTS
    March 18, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. - Meredtih Weber and Emily Quinn combined for ten points to lead the Emerson College women's lacrosse team to a 17-6 road win over Emmanuel College at Clemente Field on Friday night.
  • WOMEN'S LACROSSE SPLITS SPRING BREAK TRIP
    March 07, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior captain Sarah Higgins (Groveland, Mass.) tallied 11 points in the first two games of the season for Emmanuel College women’s lacrosse. The Saints split the opening pair of contests, defeating Baldwin Wallace, 15-14 on Sunday, and losing 16-13 to SUNY Potsdam on Monday afternoon.
  • WOMEN'S LACROSSE PICKED FOURTH BY GNAC COACHES
    February 10, 2016
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Saint Joseph's College of Maine received seven of a possible 10 first-place votes to take the top spot in the 2016 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women's Lacrosse Preseason Poll, as announced on Tuesday afternoon by the league office.