Freshman attacker Sam Geiersbach has earned her second Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honor of the season after a seven-point outburst last week.
The Spiders came out strong in the first half and continued their scoring spree in the second, taking down Campbell, 16-7, on the road.
Spiders Drop Midweek Matchup With JMU, 14-8
The University of Richmond women's lacrosse team fought hard on Saturday afternoon at Robins Stadium, but could not overcome a staunch Lehigh defense, falling to the Mountain Hawks, 9-7.
Goalie Megan Gianforte was named the conference's Defensive Player of the Week for her performance in the Spiders' two games this past week.
The University of Richmond women's lacrosse team put on another dominating performance on Saturday afternoon, this time taking down visiting American, 15-5, at Robins Stadium.
The University of Richmond women's lacrosse team would not let adverse weather conditions affect its play, and used a dominant first half performance to hold off visiting Old Dominion on Wednesday night, 11-8.
Following a career performance in the Spiders' dominant 18-7 win over Liberty, University of Richmond women's lacrosse attacker Marissa Brown has been named the Wells Fargo Athlete of the Week.
The Spiders hosted perennial lacrosse power Virginia on Wednesday night in their home opener, leading for the majority of the game and battling until the end, but ultimately fell to the Cavaliers, 15-14.
Sam Geiersbach scored four goals and added two assists to total six points and earn the first Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honor of the season.
The Spiders dominated on both ends of the field, outscoring the Flames 9-1 in the second half to take an 18-7 road win.
The University of Richmond women's lacrosse team has been picked to finish second in the A-10 for the 2017 season.