Senior standout Steph Lazo (Stevensville, Md.) and sophomore sensation Madison Carter (Davidsonville, Md.) were both named a Tewaaraton Award nominee as one of the top 25 players in women’s college lacrosse when the list was announced Friday morning. From this group of 25, five finalists will be chosen on May 11 and have the opportunity to join their male counterparts at the 17th annual Tewaaraton Award Ceremony on Thursday, June 1 in Washington, D.C. Fifteen different schools are represented on this year’s list as Maryland and Florida lead the way with four and three representatives, respectfully. Both Carter and Lazo are first-time nominee’s joining five other Nittany Lions who hold that honor including Madison Cyr who was the lone Penn State player to be named to the top-25 list last season.
The ACC women’s lacrosse tournament begins today, and that means BC will take the field today against the No. 4 seed Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Here’s what you need to know. GAME DETAILS: Teams: No. 5 Boston College Eagles (12-5, 3-4 ACC) vs. No. 4 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (11-6, 4-3 ACC) Date: Thursday, April 27th, 2017 Time: 2 pm ET Venue: Sports Backers Stadium, Richmond, Va. How to Watch on TV: NESN Plus, and others. How to Listen: Just watch the game please. Live Stats: (to be updated) Random, Possibly Incorrect Fact about Notre Dame from Wikipedia: Manti Te’o was implicated in a catfishing hoax that he definitely, totally had nothing to do with YOU GUYS. Did BC win the last time it played
With a decisive victory over No. 15 Northwestern, Maryland women’s lacrosse finishes the regular season with a perfect 17-0 record. The Terps dominated the Wildcats for most of the game, leaving no doubt that they are the best team in the Big Ten. It was a slow start for Maryland, only scoring one goal in the first 15 minutes of the game. However, the team picked up the play 15 minutes in. Caroline Steele heated up to lead the Terps, scoring three straight to go up two by the 10-minute mark and finishing the half with four goals. Maryland scored four straight as a team within four minutes to take a controlling 5-2 lead. In the second, Steele continued her strong play, scoring two more goals for