Recent graduates Mary Allen and Leslie Espenschied have been honored as nominees for the 2017 NCAA Woman of the Year Award following outstanding careers as Richmond student-athletes.
University of Richmond women's lacrosse freshmen Sam Geiersbach and Megan Gianforte were named to the Inside Lacrosse Postseason All-Rookie Team.
RICHMOND WOMEN'S LACROSSE FALL CAMP
The 2017 University of Richmond women's lacrosse team continues to collect awards after a record-breaking season, this time from the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID).
2017 Season Review
The University of Richmond women's lacrosse team took a two-goal lead over UMass with 12:22 to play, but three unanswered Minutewomen goals would seal a 13-12 win for the reigning champs.
The Spiders will face off with top-seeded and defending champion UMass in the seventh A-10 title game meeting between the two teams in the last eight seasons.
The Spiders used first-half momentum to secure a 15-11 Atlantic 10 semifinal victory over host and No. 2 seed Saint Joseph's.
The University of Richmond women's lacrosse team will face host and second-seeded Saint Joseph's on Friday afternoon.
The University of Richmond women's lacrosse team took the lead for good with 18:40 to play on the way to a 13-11 Atlantic 10 quarterfinal win over La Salle.
A historic season for the University of Richmond women's lacrosse team has culminated in a record-breaking nine All-Atlantic 10 Conference honors and two All-Academic nods for the Spiders.
The rookie led the Spiders to an 18-7 win over crosstown rival VCU on Saturday to earn her fourth Atlantic 10 Defensive Player of the Week honor of the season.