Women’s lacrosse falls short of comeback at Delaware

4/6/15 2:02am

The Elon University women’s lacrosse team fell to the University of Delaware on Sunday 8-6. With the loss, the Phoenix remains winless in the Colonial Athletic Association. Delaware’s high-powered offense overwhelmed the Phoenix early in the contest.

Asher leads women’s lacrosse in hot start

4/3/15 8:01am

The Elon University women’s lacrosse team is off to a strong start. A group of young talent led by freshman midfielder Stephanie Asher has propelled the program to a 7-3 start this season. Asher made an immediate difference for the Phoenix this year.

Women’s lacrosse bounces back with victory over Coastal Carolina

3/6/15 9:06pm

The Elon University women’s lacrosse team defeated Coastal Carolina University 11-6 on Friday. The Phoenix had three players finish with multiple goals, including freshman midfielder Kelsey Dupere, who had four. “I thought we were really well connected tonight,” head coach Josh Hexter said.

Elon women's lacrosse examines growth entering second season

2/11/15 8:55pm

The Elon University women’s lacrosse team’s game against No. 8 Duke University Feb. 7 served as a progress report grading the team’s growth through one full year as an active program. The Phoenix fell 17-8 to the Blue Devils. Elon previously faced Duke in its inaugural season, losing 25-4 in Durham.

Elon releases 2015 women's lacrosse schedule

12/8/14 12:08am

The Elon University women’s lacrosse team will face two schools that finished in the top 10, five schools that made the NCAA Tournament, as well as its first opponents in the Colonial Athletic Association this upcoming year. The Phoenix released its 2015 schedule on Monday, which opens up against their former Atlantic Sun Conference opponent Kennesaw State University at Rudd Field on Jan.

Elon falls to Detroit in A-Sun Semifinals

5/3/14 12:23pm

The second-seeded Elon University women’s lacrosse team finished out its season May 2 with a 15-11 loss to third-seeded University of Detroit Mercy in the semifinals of the Atlantic Sun Tournament. The Phoenix put up a fight, taking the advantage in shots 29-23, putting 27 on net, but Titans goalie Lexie McCormick came up with 16 saves to keep the Phoenix attack out of the back of the net.