May 31, 2012
Academic All-NESCAC Selections for 2012 Spring Sports Include 101 Jumbo Student-Athletes
One hundred and one spring sport athletes at Tufts were awarded Academic All-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) honors on Thursday. Recipients have achieved at least sophomore academic standing with a grade point average of 3.35 or better and are letter-winners on their teams.
May 9, 2012
Three Jumbos on 2012 NESCAC Women's Lacrosse All-Conference Second Team
Seniors Lara Kozin (Suffern, NY) and Kelly Cakert (Sudbury, MA) along with junior Kerry Eaton (Norfolk, MA) of the Tufts women's lacrosse team have been voted on to the 2012 NESCAC All-Conference second team.
April 28, 2012
Jumbo Women's Lacrosse Eliminated from NESCAC Championship at Middlebury, 12-8
Middlebury advanced to the NESCAC Women's Lacrosse Championship semi-finals with a 12-8 win over Tufts on Kohn Field Saturday. The third-seeded Panthers (11-3) advance to next weekend's championship tournament at Trinity, where they will battle fourth-seeded Amherst. Sixth-seeded Tufts falls to 9-6 on the season.
April 25, 2012
Bowdoin Scores 10-9 Overtime Win Against Women's Lacrosse in NESCAC Finale
Carolyn Gorajek scored five goals, including the overtime game-winner, to give the Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team a 10-9 win over Tufts in its regular-season finale on Wednesday evening.
April 21, 2012
Women's Lacrosse Pulls Away From Wesleyan for 14-7 NESCAC Victory on Saturday
Visiting Tufts (9-4, 5-4 NESCAC) blew open a close game with a quick five-goal burst at the start of the second half to push out to a 10-3 bulge and never looked back in subduing Wesleyan (5-9, 1-8), 14-7, in a NESCAC matchup on Saturday.
April 17, 2012
Horner's Five Goals Lead #14 Tufts Women's Lacrosse to 14-8 NESCAC Win Over #20 Bates
Sophomore Gabby Horner (Allentown, NJ) matched a career-high with five goals while adding an assist and two caused turnovers as the 14th-ranked Tufts women's lacrosse team won its regular-season home finale 14-8 over Bates in NESCAC play on Tuesday afternoon at Bello Field.
April 14, 2012
Amherst College Defense Stymies Jumbo Women's Lacrosse In 12-4 NESCAC Victory
The Amherst College women's lacrosse team picked a great time to hold "Senior Day," as the Class of 2012 led the 11th-ranked Lord Jeffs to a pivotal 12-4 win over 13th-ranked Tufts University Saturday afternoon at Gooding Field.
April 12, 2012
Kozin's Six Goals, Three Assists Lead #13 Women's Lacrosse to 13-6 Win Over Wheaton
Senior tri-captain Lara Kozin (Suffern, NY) finished with team season-highs of six goals and nine points as the #13 Tufts women's lacrosse team wrapped up its non-league schedule with a 13-6 win against Wheaton College on Thursday afternoon at Bello Field.
April 7, 2012
Eaton, Hyland Combine for Nine Goals as #12 Jumbo Women's Lacrosse Defeats Williams 17-12
Junior Kerry Eaton (Norfolk, MA) scored five goals and senior Kelly Hyland (Acton, MA) netted four as the 12th-ranked Tufts women's lacrosse team won 17-12 over Williams College on Saturday afternoon at Bello Field. The victory stopped a three-game losing streak in NESCAC play for the Jumbos.
April 4, 2012
Women's Lax Builds 8-1 First-Half Lead and Finishes With 14-7 Victory at Endicott
The #12 ranked Tufts women's lacrossed team raced out to an 8-1 halftime lead en route to a 14-7 victory over the Endicott College Gulls on Wednesday afternoon at Endicott Stadium.
March 31, 2012
Fifth-ranked Trinity College Pulls Away From #10 Tufts for 12-7 NESCAC Women's Lax Victory
Visiting Trinity College scored six straight goals during a 20-minute span to turn a 4-3 deficit into a 9-4 lead on their way to an eventual 12-7 win at Tufts in NESCAC women's lacrosse action on Saturday afternoon at Bello Field. Junior Megan Leonhard (Summit, NJ) led the #5 Bantams with four goals.
March 30, 2012
Fan The Fire Event on March 31 Postponed Due to Forecasted Inclement Weather
Due to snow and rain forecasted in the Greater Boston area, the Tufts Athletics Fan The Fire event for Saturday, March 31's softball and women's lacrosse games has been postponed. It will be rescheduled to a future date.
March 25, 2012
Seventh-ranked Middlebury Rolls Over #10 Tufts in NESCAC Women's Lacrosse Game, 16-5
The seventh-ranked Middlebury women's lacrosse team finished an impressive weekend with a 16-5 victory at #10 Tufts in a NESCAC game on Sunday afternoon at Bello Field. Senior tri-captain Elizabeth Garry (Mamaroneck, NY) scored five goals and senior tri-captain Lily Nguyen (Oakland, CA) backed a strong defensive effort with six saves.
March 23, 2012
#6 Colby Women's Lacrosse Denies #10 Jumbos' Comeback for 11-10 NESCAC Win in Florida
After Colby built a 9-3 halftime lead, and then Tufts came all the way back to tie the score at 10-10 in the second half, Colby's Katharine Eddy scored with 4:31 remaining to give the Mules an 11-10 victory over the Jumbos in a NESCAC women's lacrosse game played at the National Training Center in Florida on Friday morning.
March 22, 2012
All Jumbos Invited to Fan The Fire With Tufts Women's Lacrosse and Softball on March 31
Fan the Fire: Spirit, Sports, Service is a celebration of Jumbo pride and the dedication to active citizenship we all share at Tufts. At the fifth Fan the Fire event of the year on Saturday, March 31, students, alumni and their families are invited to come out to Bello and Spicer Fields for women's lacrosse and softball games.
March 20, 2012
Sixteen-goal Run Leads 10th-ranked Women's Lacrosse to 17-3 Victory Over Western Connecticut
Trailing 2-1 early, the 10th ranked Tufts women's lacrosse team ran off 16 unanswered goals and defeated Western Connecticut State University, 17-3, in a non-league game during its spring-break trip to Florida on Tuesday.
March 16, 2012
Eaton's Four Goals Lead #11 Tufts Women's Lacrosse to Rout Over Babson
The #11 ranked Tufts University women's lacrosse team got four goals from junior Kerry Eaton (Norfolk, MA) and three goals and two assists from senior Kelly Hyland (Acton, MA) to help push them past Babson College, 18-6, in non-conference action this afternoon at MacDowell Field. The Jumbos got goals from 10 different scorers and used an eight-goal run late in the first half to pull away from the Beavers.
March 13, 2012
Kozin's Five Points Lead #11 Tufts to 12-7 NESCAC Win at Connecticut College
The Tufts University women's lacrosse team scored four goals in the opening 7:38 of the second half to pull away for a 12-7 victory at Connecticut College Tuesday.
March 10, 2012
Egan's Goal With 45 Seconds Left Lifts Women's Lacrosse to Dramatic Opening Win Over Hamilton
Senior Casey Egan (Massapequa, NY) scored on a free-position shot with 45 seconds remaining in the second half to complete an 8-7 come-from-behind victory by the Tufts women's lacrosse team against Hamilton College in the season opener on Saturday afternoon at Bello Field.
March 7, 2012
With Major Returns From Last Season, Tufts Women's Lacrosse Aims for Best Season Ever
With over 200 goals returning on offense, and veteran defenders in back, the Tufts University women's lacrosse team is poised for success in 2012. However, playing in the ridiculously competitive NESCAC, the Jumbos will have to be at their best every day in order to achieve their goals.
January 25, 2012
Tufts Junior Kaitlyn Leidl Selected to Irish National Women's Lacrosse Team
For the second time in her lacrosse career, Tufts junior Kaitlyn Leidl (Califon, NJ) has been named to Ireland's National Women's Lacrosse Team.