For the second consecutive year, the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III Midfielder of the Year hails from Gettysburg College as junior Courtney Patterson (Whitehouse Station, N.J./Hunterdon Central) earned the top honor in an announcement on LaxSportsNetwork Thursday evening.
Six Centennial Conference women's lacrosse players have been named to the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) All-America Team. Gettysburg and Franklin & Marshall each garnered three spots on the All-America squad.
Top-ranked Gettysburg and fifth-ranked Franklin & Marshall each posted convincing victories in the third round of the NCAA Division III Women's Lacrosse Tournament on Saturday, sending the Bullets and Diplomats to the Elite Eight.
Top-ranked Gettysburg and fifth-ranked Franklin & Marshall cruised past their opponents in the second round of the NCAA Women's Lacrosse Tournament on Sunday afternoon, sending both teams to next week's Sweet 16.
Franklin & Marshall and Gettysburg are set to continue one of the best rivalries in Division III women's lacrosse as the top two seeds in the Centennial Conference posted semifinal victories on Saturday afternoon in Lancaster, Pa.
Franklin & Marshall defender Maggie Hanzsche was named the IWLCA/Lacrosse Sports Network Division III Defensive Player of the Week. The honor is the first for Haznsche and the second recognition for the team this season.