2017 Fitchburg State Women's Lacrosse News

  • Women’s Lacrosse Earns National Academic Accolades
    August 01, 2017
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team has been recognized as an Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad for the 2016-2017 academic year. Three members of the women’s lacrosse team have been named to the 2017 IWLCA Zag Sports Division III Honor Roll.
  • Falcons Collect Trio Of Post-Season Honors
    May 16, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Fitchburg State junior defender Carrie Long was recently named to the 2017 Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Berkshire All-Region Second Team as well as earning a Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) DIII North First Team selection, while senior attacker Ali Laferriere was named to the ECAC DIII North Second Team as announced by the IWLCA and ECAC this week.
  • Falcons Collect Three MASCAC All-Conference Accolades
    May 10, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Senior Ali Laferriere, junior Carrie Long and classmate Lia Crutchfield were named to the 2017 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Women’s Lacrosse All-Conference First Team as announced by the conference office on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Fitchburg State Edged By Bridgewater State, 7-6
    May 04, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – The fourth seeded Falcons of Fitchburg State University dropped a tough 7-6 decision to the top seeded Bears of Bridgewater State University in semifinal round action of the 2017 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Women’s Lacrosse tournament this evening at Swenson Field.
  • Falcons Outlast Vikings in MASCAC Quarterfinal Action
    May 02, 2017
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The third seeded Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team downed the sixth seeded Vikings of Salem State, 9-6 in quarterfinal action of the 2017 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) tournament at Elliot Field on Tuesday evening. With the win the Falcons improve to 11-7 and advances to the conference semifinals. The Vikings conclude the 2017 campaign at 5-12.
  • Fitchburg State Holds Off Mass. Maritime, 10-7
    April 29, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team was in action this afternoon, defeating the Buccaneers of Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 10-7 in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at Elliot Field.
  • Fitchburg State Nips Worcester State, 11-10
    April 26, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass. – Fitchburg State’s Andrea Comeau led the visiting Falcons to an 11-10 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) win over the Worcester State Lancers Wednesday night at Coughlin Field, scoring a game-high four goals and assisting on one other in the win.
  • Laferriere Selected MASCAC Woman’s Lacrosse Player Of The Week
    April 25, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Senior attacker Ali Laferriere was recently tabbed Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
  • Bridgewater State Doubles Up Fitchburg State, 12-6
    April 22, 2017
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team was in action this afternoon, dropping a tough 12-6 decision to the Bears of Bridgewater State in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at Swenson Field.
  • Falcons Soar Past Pride in Lacrosse, 11-7
    April 20, 2017
    Fitchburg, Mass. – It was the Carrie Long and Ali Laferriere show at Elliot Field on Thursday night as the Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team downed the Pride of Regis College 11-7 in non-conference action. The dynamic duo combine for eight goals, ten ground balls, ten draw controls and eight caused turnovers for the Falcons in the victory.
  • Laferriere Leads Falcons to MASCAC Win over Salem State
    April 18, 2017
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State women's lacrosse team defeated the Vikings of Salem State University, 18-8 in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at Elliot Field.
  • Fitchburg State Clipped by Framingham State, 7-5
    April 14, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team was in action this evening, dropping a 7-5 decision to the visiting Rams of Framingham State University in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at Elliot Field.
  • Fitchburg State Streaks Past Colby-Sawyer, 13-4
    April 11, 2017
    NEW LONDON, N.H. – The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team defeated the Chargers of Colby-Sawyer College, 13-4 in non-conference action this afternoon at the Veitch Turf Field. With the win, Fitchburg State extends it winning streak to three game, while the loss snaps a four game winning streak for the Chargers.
  • Fitchburg State Soars Past MCLA, 15-4
    April 08, 2017
    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – The Fitchburg State Women’s Lacrosse team was in action this afternoon, defeating the Trailblazers of MCLA, 15-4 in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at the Zavattaro Athletic Complex.
  • Fitchburg State Rallies Past UMass Dartmouth, 12-8
    April 05, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University women's lacrosse team was in action this evening, collecting a 12-8 decision over the Corsairs of UMass Dartmouth in non-conference women's lacrosse action at Elliot Field.
  • Westfield State Outlasts Fitchburg State, 13-7
    April 02, 2017
    WESTFIELD, Mass. – The Fitchburg State Women’s Lacrosse team was in action this afternoon, dropping a 13-7 decision to the Owls of Westfield State University in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at Alumni Field.
  • Fitchburg State Holds Off Rivier, 10-6
    March 28, 2017
    NASHUA, N.H. – Senior Ali Laferriere and junior Carrie Long combined for ten points as the Fitchburg State women’s lacrosse team defeated the Raiders of Rivier University, 10-6 in non-conference action this evening at Raider Field.
  • Eastern Connecticut State Tops Fitchburg State, 13-2
    March 21, 2017
    MANSFIELD, Conn. – The Fitchburg State women’s lacrosse was in action this evening, dropping a tough 13-2 decision to the Warriors of Eastern Connecticut State University in non-conference action at the Mansfield Athletic Complex.
  • Laferriere Tabbed MASCAC Women’s Lacrosse Player Of The Week
    March 20, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Fitchburg State senior Ali Laferriere was selected Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
  • Fitchburg State Defeated By Vassar, 14-2
    March 16, 2017
    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. – The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team dropped a tough 14-2 decision to the Brewers of Vassar College in non-conference action this morning at the Dave Martins Field.
  • Fitchburg State Rallies Past Curry, 14-10
    March 14, 2017
    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. – The Fitchburg State women’s lacrosse team rallied from two goals down in the first half to defeat the Colonels of Curry College, 14-10 in the second game of their 2017 Florida Spring Trip at the Dave Martins Field.
  • Fitchburg State Edged By Transylvania, 12-10
    March 13, 2017
    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. – The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team dropped a tough 12-10 decision to the Pioneers of Transylvania University in non-conference action this morning at the Dave Martins Field.
  • Fitchburg State Nipped By Johnson & Wales, 10-7
    March 09, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team was in action this afternoon, dropping a 10-7 decision to the Wildcats of Johnson & Wales University in non-conference women’s lacrosse action at Elliot Field.
  • Falcons Rush Past Bison, 17-8
    March 07, 2017
    FITCHBURG --- The Fitchburg State University women’s lacrosse team opened its 2017 season on Tuesday afternoon, doubling up Nichols College 12-6 throughout the second-half to earn a 17-8 victory in non-conference play at Elliot Field.
  • Women’s Lacrosse Picked Third In Pre-Season Poll
    February 22, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State women’s lacrosse team was recently picked third overall in the 2017 MASCAC Women’s Lacrosse Pre-Season Poll as announced by the league office on Wednesday afternoon.