2013-14 News

August 19, 2014
Two SU Players Named to IWLCA Academic Honor Roll
Susquehanna women’s lacrosse players Brynn Reid ‘15 and Allison Sample ’14 have been named to the 2014 Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Academic Honor Roll.

August 11, 2014
Women's Lacrosse Team Named Academic Honor Squad
The Susquehanna’s women’s lacrosse team has been named an Academic Honor Squad by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) for the 2014 season.

June 5, 2014
Coaches, Student-Athletes Take Part in Women’s Coaching Symposium
On June 2-3, Drew University hosted female coaches and student-athletes from Landmark Conference member institutions for the Landmark's inaugural Women's Coaching Symposium.

June 4, 2014
Susquehanna Ranked 105th in Learfield Director’s Cup Standings
Susquehanna University finished 105th in the final 2013-14 Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, released Wednesday.

May 27, 2014
McGinniss to Play in North-South DIII All-Star Game
Susquehanna women’s lacrosse player Michelle McGinniss ’14 has been selected to play in the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III North-South All-Star Game.

May 20, 2014
Susquehanna Wins 2013-14 Landmark Conference President’s Cup
For the second time in three years and third in the last seven, Susquehanna University has won the Landmark Conference President’s Cup.

May 19, 2014
McGinniss Receives All-America Status
Susquehanna senior women’s lacrosse player Michelle McGinniss ’14 has been named an Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Second-Team All-American.

May 14, 2014
Eight Student-Athletes Named to Landmark Spring All-Sportsmanship Team
The Landmark Conference has selected eight Susquehanna spring student-athletes to the 2014 Spring All-Sportsmanship Team.

May 13, 2014
Landmark Conference Announces Spring Academic Honor Roll
The Landmark Conference has announced the members of the 2014 Spring Academic Honor Roll. Susquehanna saw 58 male and female student-athletes named to the Honor Roll.

May 12, 2014
Four Lacrosse Players Named All-Region
Four members of the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team have been named to the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) All-Boardwalk Region Team.

May 10, 2014
Crusaders Fall to Fourth-Ranked TCNJ in NCAA Tournament
The Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team fell behind early to No. 4 The College of New Jersey and could not mount a comeback, ultimately falling 19-7 in the second round of the NCAA Division III women’s lacrosse tournament.

May 9, 2014
McGinniss, Murphy Receive Prestigious Harnum, Heaton Awards
Susquehanna senior student-athletes Michelle McGinniss and Andrew Murphy have been named the respective recipients of the athletics department’s annual Connie N. Harnum and Blair M. Heaton Awards.

May 7, 2014
Women’s Lax Season Continues with NCAA Tournament Win
A one-goal halftime lead eventually turned into a six goal advantage as the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team ultimately held off Meredith College 18-14 in a NCAA Tournament First-Round victory.

May 4, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Earns At-Large Bid; Will Host NCAA First-Round Game
For the second-straight season the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team has earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Division III Women’s Lacrosse Tournament and will host a first-round game against Meredith College (N.C.) on Wednesday, May 7. Game time is TBD.

May 3, 2014
Crusader Women’s Lacrosse Falls in Title Game
A bid for a second-straight Landmark Conference title fell short for the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team as SU fell 20-9 at No. 1 seed Catholic in Saturday’s championship game.

May 1, 2014
Susquehanna’s McGinniss Named Landmark Player of the Year
Susquehanna women’s lacrosse senior midfielder Michelle McGinniss has been named the 2014 Landmark Conference Player of the Year, announced Thursday.

May 1, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Garners Four All-Conference Accolades
The Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team has four members named to the 2014 Landmark All-Conference First Team, announced Thursday.

April 30, 2014
Lacrosse Semifinal Game Times Moved Due to Weather
The start of today’s men’s and women’s Landmark Conference lacrosse semifinal games have been moved due to the weather forecast. The men’s game against Drew will now start at 3 p.m. while the women’s game against the Rangers will begin at 5:30.

April 30, 2014
Women’s Lax Off to Title Game; Ehler Nets 200th Career Goal
For the second year in a row the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team will be playing in the Landmark Conference title game as the No. 2 seed Crusaders defeated No. 3 seed Drew 20-12 in Wednesday evening’s semifinal game. In the win, senior midfielder Emma Ehler netted the 200th goal of her career.

April 28, 2014
McGinniss Named Landmark Conference Player of the Week
Susquehanna senior women’s lacrosse midfielder Michelle McGinniss has been tabbed the Landmark Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week.

April 26, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Ends Regular Season with a Victory
The 2014 regular season came to a close for the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team with a 20-3 win at Goucher on Saturday afternoon. The Crusaders have clinched the No. 2 seed in the upcoming Landmark Conference Tournament and will host Drew in a semifinal matchup on Wednesday, April 30 at 7 p.m.

April 23, 2014
Overtime Thriller for Women’s Lacrosse
A combined 41 goals and 66 minutes of play ultimately resulted in a 21-20 overtime win for the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team as the Crusaders took down McDaniel on Wednesday night.

April 19, 2014
Seniors Get Big Win for Women’s Lacrosse
Ten goals in the first nine minutes of the game put the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team in control early as the Crusaders went on to a 20-5 victory over visiting USMMA on Saturday afternoon.

April 15, 2014
On the Road Again...Meredith Crane '15
In February, the Susquehanna University athletic communications department will debut a series of stories highlighting several of the University's student-athletes and their study abroad and/or international playing experiences. The GO (Global Opportunities) program at Susquehanna ensures that each student will have a meaningful cross-cultural experience abroad or in the U.S. during their four years at Susquehanna.

April 12, 2014
Women’s Lax Suffers First Conference Setback of the Season
A back-and-forth start to the game suddenly turned against the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team as they fell 22-11 to visiting Landmark Conference foe Catholic on Saturday afternoon.

April 9, 2014
Women’s Lax Holds Off Dickinson for Mid-Week Win
Senior midfielder Emma Ehler tallied four goals as Susquehanna women’s lacrosse held off Dickinson 16-14 in mid-week action on Wednesday night.

April 8, 2014
Susquehanna Honors Academics at Division III Luncheon
On Tuesday, April 8, the Susquehanna SAAC hosted a luncheon with President Jay Lemons as a way to recognize student-athletes for their academic achievements.

April 7, 2014
Susquehanna, Landmark Conference Celebrate DIII Week
Over the last several weeks, student-athletes from across the Landmark have been asked to share their #whyd3 stories. The hashtag, #whyd3, originated a few years ago and continues to be used as supporters of NCAA Division III champion the cause on social media.

April 5, 2014
SU Women’s Lax Wins at Widener
In their first meeting since 2007, the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team defeated Widener 15-7 in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon.

March 31, 2014
Ehler Named Landmark Player of the Week
After leading the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team to a 2-0 week, senior midfielder Emma Ehler has been named the Landmark Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week for the period ending March 30.

March 29, 2014
Crusader Women’s Lacrosse Fends Off Drew
The Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team held off a late push by Drew University and held on for a 16-15 victory on Saturday afternoon in Madison, N.J.

March 26, 2014
Crusaders Dominate in Matchup with Marywood
The Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team scored seven goals in the first five minutes of its game against Marywood and eventually went on to win 20-2 in a midweek, non-conference matchup. SU has now won three-straight games.

March 24, 2014
McGinniss Named Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week
Susquehanna senior women’s lacrosse midfielder Michelle McGinniss has been named the Landmark Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week.

March 22, 2014
SU Women’s Lax Shuts Down Scranton
Three players scored three goals to lead Susquehanna women’s lacrosse past Scranton 15-5 on Saturday afternoon, the Landmark Conference home opener for the Crusaders.

March 18, 2014
Susquehanna Second in Landmark Conference President’s Cup
Susquehanna University stands in second place in the most updated Landmark Conference President’s Cup standings.

March 15, 2014
Crusader Women’s Lax Opens Conference Play with a Win
A 19-goal outburst propelled the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team to a 19-3 Landmark Conference-opening victory over Elizabethtown on Saturday afternoon.

March 12, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Suffers Setback at Lebanon Valley
The Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team suffered its third-straight loss after falling 13-10 at Lebanon Valley on Wednesday afternoon.

March 7, 2014
Crusaders Fall to Washington in Offensive Battle
Despite scoring 14 goals, the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team could not contain Washington College’s offense and fell 24-14 to the Shorewomen on Friday afternoon.

March 3, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Ranked 18th in Nation
The Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team is currently ranked 18th in the nation by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) one week into the 2014 spring season.

March 3, 2014
Ehler Earns Spring’s First Player of the Week Honor
Susquehanna senior midfielder Emma Ehler has been named the Landmark Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week, announced Monday afternoon.

March 2, 2014
Marathon Game Not Kind to Women’s Lacrosse
The first overtime game since 2008 did not end on a winning note for the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team as the Crusaders fell 18-17 to SUNY Brockport on the second and final day of the Stevenson Invitational.

March 1, 2014
No. 14 Women’s Lacrosse Opens Season with a Win
The No. 14 Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team opened its 2014 campaign on a winning note with a 13-9 win over No. 20 Fredonia State on the opening day of the Stevenson Invitational.

February 28, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Has Sights Set on Another Title
Expectations are high for the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse program as they head into the 2014 season following what was arguably the most successful season in program history one year ago.

February 25, 2014
On the Road Again...Brynn Reid '15
In February, the Susquehanna University athletic communications department debuted a series of stories highlighting several of the University’s student-athletes and their study abroad and/or international playing experiences. This week, the series takes a little bit of a different turn as we highlight a student-athlete who was able to travel abroad for the sole purpose of playing her sport.

February 20, 2014
Ehler Reels in Preseason Honors from Lacrosse Magazine
Susquehanna women’s lacrosse player Emma Ehler (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) has been named both a First-Team Preseason All-American by Lacrosse Magazine as well as the magazine’s Division III Breakout Player of the Year for 2014.

February 18, 2014
Susquehanna Women’s Lacrosse Picked to Repeat
One year after a record-breaking season, the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team has been picked to repeat as champions of the Landmark Conference in the preseason poll released on Tuesday.

February 13, 2014
Girl Power
For a lot of young girls, running may not exactly seem like the best way to spend time after school. But, with childhood obesity on the rise, exercise among children is a hot topic. Several female members of Susquehanna University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee have dedicated their time to prove to young girls that running can pay off in ways that go well beyond its physical benefits.

February 3, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Receives Another Preseason Ranking
For the second time this winter, the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team has earned a preseason national ranking. This time SU has been tabbed 14th in the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) National Division III poll.

January 14, 2014
Women’s Lacrosse Receives Preseason National Ranking
Coming off the winningest season in program history, the Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team is ranked 14th in the Lacrosse Magazine NCAA Division III Women’s Preseason Poll.

December 3, 2013
Susquehanna’s Zichelli Honored by IWLCA
Susquehanna women’s assistant coach Katie Zichelli was named the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Outstanding Assistant Coach for the Division III level at the November 26 annual IWLCA awards banquet.

October 21, 2013
Susquehanna Inducts Six into Sports Hall of Fame as Class of 2013
On the evening of Oct. 18, 2013, Susquehanna University inducted six new members into the SU Sports Hall of Fame at the annual induction ceremony and banquet. The event took place on the opening night of Homecoming Weekend for the Susquehanna community.

September 27, 2013
Susquehanna Appoints Imhoof as Faculty Athletic Representative
Susquehanna University President L. Jay Lemons has appointed David Imhoof, associate professor of history and history department chair, as Susquehanna’s new faculty athletic representative.

August 28, 2013
Women’s Lacrosse Team Receives Academic Honor
The Susquehanna women’s lacrosse team has been named an Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Academic Squad for the 2013 season. In addition, Emily Stankaitis ’13 was named to the IWLCA Academic Honor Roll.

August 22, 2013
Stankaitis, Women’s Lacrosse Team Honored by IWLCA
Former Susquehanna All-American women’s lacrosse player Emily Stankaitis ’13 has been named to the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) 2013 Division III Academic Honor Roll. In addition, the entire Crusader team was named an IWLCA Academic Squad.

August 20, 2013
Stankaitis a Top-30 Honoree for NCAA Woman of the Year
Former Susquehanna women’s lacrosse player Emily Stankaitis ’13 has been named a Top-30 Honoree for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award.

August 19, 2013
Susquehanna President L. Jay Lemons Appointed to NCAA Presidents Council
Susquehanna University President L. Jay Lemons has been appointed to represent the Landmark Conference on the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) Division III Presidents Council. His term of service on the committee begins immediately and will continue through January 2015 with eligibility for reappointment.