Blogs and Commentary

Recent Posts re: NCAA Division II Women

February 27, 2014
Division II Lacrosse Coming to Indy
As part of a large investment for the future, the University of Indianapolis has plans to add both men's and women's lacrosse in the future.

May 16, 2013
Marcoux and Limestone Prepping for Long Run
Limestone will complete its run to the Final Four this weekend. Next month senior Skylar Marcoux will begin a much longer run -- across the United States.

May 4, 2013
NCAA Div. II Women's Conf. Tourney Clearinghouse
We're already into the postseason for some conferences. Here's a list of the women's Division II tourneys on tap this spring.

March 1, 2013
Indiana Tech vs. McKendree Also a High School Reunion
Six years ago, Brittany Poist and Emily Shreeve were Baltimore-area high school teammates. On Saturday, in Lebanon, Ill., they'll share a field again — as opposing college coaches.

November 12, 2012
Trailer for Stonehill Documentary '113 Days' Debuts
Take a look at the trailer for the movie documenting the 2012 Stonehill women's lacrosse season.

May 21, 2012
USL Meets Injuries in Women's Game Head-On
The eyeballs on women’s lacrosse will reach an annual crescendo with this weekend’s US Lacrosse National Tournament and NCAA semifinals and final. It’s a great time to be involved in the game, and an important time to highlight what US Lacrosse is doing in the area of player safety.

May 3, 2012
Lindenwood Wins WILA Title, Excited For Future
Lindenwood (15-2) clinched the 2012 WILA championship over the weekend. What will the program look like in 2014, when it is on track to become a full NCAA Division II member.

April 19, 2012
Lenoir-Rhyne A Successful Startup Program
The Lenoir-Rhyne women's program is a prime example of why the IWLCA needed to expand its Division II rankings from 10 to 15 teams last year.

March 1, 2012
Florida's Potential Showing in Women's D-II
The early story in Division II women’s lacrosse this year is the surprising success of two Florida schools: Rollins and Florida Southern.

June 21, 2011
Detroit Mercy Hires Laura Maness
Detroit Mercy announced its new coach yesterday: Laura Maness, most recently head coach at Division II Lake Erie (Ohio) College.

April 7, 2011
Limestone's Perfect Saints
The men’s and women’s teams at Limestone College are a combined 22-0 heading into the second weekend of April.

April 1, 2011
Clearinghouse: The Weekend Postponement Page
There's bad weather heading to New York, New England and the Mid-Atlantic this weekend, which will surely bring a slew of postponements and cancellations with it. We'll list them here.

March 31, 2011
Midseason Questions for Division II Women
While there haven’t been any major surprises through the first half of the season, there have been some developments that lead to some new questions.

March 22, 2011
Lock Haven Prepared for Success
Sunday's six-goal victory at C.W. Post may have surprised some, but probably not LHU’s head coach Kristen Selvage.

March 2, 2011
LM with Sheehan: Week 3 Podcast Highlights
Taylor Thornton won't sneak up on any more opponents after her surprise, game-winning goal in Northwestern's overtime triumph of North Carolina. But she did catch me off guard with her refreshing candor.