George Fox Women's Lacrosse News Section

George Fox Women's Lacrosse News Section

July 1, 2019 149 Bruins Named Scholar-Athletes By Northwest Conference Office The Northwest Conference office announced the 2018-19 NWC Scholar-Athletes Monday, July 1. For the seventh year in a row, the Bruins set a new department record for NWC Scholar-Athletes with 149 deserving student-athletes.
April 28, 2019 Bruins Secure Third Consecutive Undefeated NWC Season The George Fox lacrosse team hosted Whitworth for Senior Day on Sunday, earning a commanding 20-0 win in their final game of the regular season.
May 20, 2019 Burke and Ray Named IWLCA All-Region For the first time in the program’s history, the George Fox women’s lacrosse team has placed two athletes on the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) 2019 Division III All-Region Team...
May 13, 2019 Bruins Finish Second In McIlroy-Lewis All-Sports Trophy The Northwest Conference announced the final standings of the 2018-19 McIlroy-Lewis All-Sports Trophy on Monday, as George Fox University claimed its highest placement at second with 220 points...
May 12, 2019 Bruins' First NCAA Postseason Run Comes To An End The George Fox women?s lacrosse team made its first-ever NCAA DIII postseason appearance on Sunday, May 12, in the second round of the NCAA postseason. The Bruins drew a rematch against the Colorado College Tigers in the bracket and struck first, but the Tigers were able to get the last word in a 21-7 win.
May 7, 2019 Bruins Make First-Ever Appearance In NCAA Tournament Against Colorado College For the first time in program history, the George Fox women’s lacrosse team will make an appearance in the 2019 NCAA Division III Women’s Lacrosse Championship on Sunday, May 12, against Colorado College...
May 3, 2019 Bruins Collect Ten All-NWC Honors Eight George Fox women’s lacrosse players have been named All-Northwest Conference, as announced by the conference office on Friday, May 3.
April 29, 2019 Burke And Ray Give Bruins Fifth Sweep Of NWC Weekly Honors The George Fox women’s lacrosse team has swept the NWC Student-Athlete of the Week awards for the fifth time this season, the conference office announced Monday, April 29.
April 27, 2019 Series Finale Against Whitman Cancelled For April 27 The George Fox women’s lacrosse game against Whitman College on Saturday, April 27, has been cancelled.
April 24, 2019 Bruins Collect Fourth Sweep Of NWC Weekly Awards George Fox's Ella Rand and Lois Ray have been named Northwest Conference Lacrosse Defensive and Offensive Student-Athletes of the Week, respectively, as announced by the conference office on Monday. This is the second time the pair have combined to sweep the weekly award this season.
April 20, 2019 Bruins Clinch Fourth Consecutive Conference Title The George Fox women’s lacrosse team welcomed Linfield College to Austin Sports Complex on Saturday, April 20, for the second game of a home-and-away Northwest Conference series and finished off a season sweep of the Wildcats with a 21-7 final at home.
April 17, 2019 Bruins Roll To Series Sweep In Forest Grove The George Fox women’s lacrosse team finished its home-and-away Northwest Conference series against Pacific (Ore.) on Wednesday, April 17, with a tilt at the Boxers’ home field. It was all Bruins from start to finish in a 20-0 win.
April 14, 2019 Bruins Sweep Bearcats Behind Four Hat Tricks The George Fox women's lacrosse team welcomed Willamette University to Austin Sports Complex on Sunday, April 14, for a Northwest Conference contest. The Bruins turned in another sterling offensive performance and finished a season sweep of the Bearcats with a 20-1 win at home.
April 10, 2019 Burke Named NWC Student-Athlete of the Week Jennifer Burke was named Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday for her dominant play against Whitman and Whitworth...
April 7, 2019 George Fox Picks Up Dominant Win In Spokane The George Fox women’s lacrosse team opened its first-ever season series against Whitworth on Sunday, April 7, with a dominant 21-0 win on the road.
April 6, 2019 Bruins Explode Offensively In Second Half For Win Over Whitman The George Fox women's lacrosse team traveled to face Whitman on Saturday, April 6, in a Northwest conference tilt. The bruins prevailed in a high scoring affair, 23-15, over the talented Blues.
April 5, 2019 My Home Away From Home - A Window Into George Fox Women's Lacrosse George Fox was not the place I imagined myself ending up when I was trying to choose the right college for me. But the day I stepped onto campus something in my gut and my heart told me that this is where I was meant to spend the next years of my life to play the sport I love and become the person God intended and created me to be...
April 2, 2019 Strickland Named NWC Student-Athlete of the Week Madison Strickland was named Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Student-Athlete of the Week on Monday for her offensive presence during the Bruins’ 2-1 week...
March 31, 2019 Bruins Notch Four Hat Tricks In Shutout Win George Fox women’s lacrosse welcomed Pacific (Ore.) to the Austin Sports Complex for a Northwest Conference test and came away with a shutout win over the Boxers, 19-0.
March 30, 2019 Ray And Strickland Tally Double Hat Tricks In Win Against Linfield The George Fox women’s lacrosse team returned to Northwest Conference competition on Saturday, March 30, with a 20-7 win in McMinnville over Linfield College.
March 25, 2019 Tigers Edge Bruins The George Fox women’s lacrosse team faced Colorado College on the road on Monday, losing 19-9...
March 20, 2019 Bruins Bounce Back With Big Win Over Concordia Wisconsin The George Fox women’s lacrosse team took on Concordia Wisconsin on Wednesday, March 20, and bounced back from a loss to Pomona-Pitzer earlier in the week with an 18-4 win over the Falcons.
March 19, 2019 Ray and Alfaro Named NWC Student-Athletes of the Week For the third straight week, the George Fox women’s lacrosse team has swept the Northwest Conference Offense and Defense Student-Athletes of the Week award, as Isabella Alfaro and Lois Ray were named...
March 18, 2019 George Fox Falls At Home To Pomona-Pitzer The George Fox women’s lacrosse team played host for Pomona-Pitzer (Calif.) on Monday, March 18, and was handed its first loss of 2019 in a 14-8 affair at home.
March 16, 2019 Bruins Record Four Hat Tricks In Win Against Willamette The George Fox women’s lacrosse team traveled to face the Bearcats of Willamette University and came away with a Northwest Conference win after a 20-1 final score on Saturday, March 16.
March 13, 2019 Eight Bruins Score in 19-3 Win Over Loggers The George Fox women’s lacrosse team hosted Puget Sound in a midweek Northwest Conference matchup on Wednesday, winning easily, 19-3...
March 12, 2019 Rand And Ray Sweep NWC Student-Athlete of the Week For the second straight week, the George Fox women’s lacrosse team has swept the Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week awards, as Ella Rand was named for defense and Lois Ray was named for offense...
March 9, 2019 Bruins Romp Through Conference Opener The George Fox women’s lacrosse team opened its Northwest Conference season with a road test at University of Puget Sound. The Bruins continued their dominating offensive performance this season with an 18-2 win to open conference play.
March 5, 2019 Bruins Power By Pilgrims The George Fox women’s lacrosse team continued its strong 2019 campaign on a cold and chilly Tuesday night, beating the visiting Pilgrims of New England College, 19-2...
March 5, 2019 Strickland and Faust Earn NWC Student-Athlete of the Week After the first week of competition for the George Fox women’s lacrosse team, the Bruins swept the Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week awards, as Madison Strickland and Bailey Faust were named for offense and defense, respectively...
March 2, 2019 Bruins Start Season Strong With Home Shutout Win The George Fox women’s lacrosse team opened its 2019 campaign with a statement win on Saturday, March 2, with an 18-0 shutout win over the Johnson & Wales (Colo.) Wildcats.
February 22, 2019 2019 Women's Lacrosse Season Preview The 2019 George Fox women’s lacrosse roster is loaded with returning veteran talent and is well-built to continue its run of success in the Northwest Conference this season...
September 27, 2018 129 Bruins Named Northwest Conference Scholar-Athletes The Northwest Conference announced the 2017-18 NWC Scholar-Athletes Tuesday, with a record-breaking 129 Bruins earning a spot on the prestigious list...
July 25, 2018 Bruins Make IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Roll The George Fox women’s lacrosse team had seven student-athletes and the team earn a spot on the 2018 IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA)...
May 17, 2018 Hanson Named IWLCA All-Region For the first time in the program’s history, George Fox women’s lacrosse senior Jess Hanson has been named on the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) 2018 Division III All-Region Team as a first-team selection...
April 25, 2018 Bruins Grab Two Top Honors and Eight All-NWC Honorees The Northwest Conference announced the 2018 All-NWC Women’s Lacrosse team as the Bruins earned top honors in NWC Player of the Year and NWC Coach of the Year, while eight Bruins were selected on the All-NWC Team...
April 24, 2018 Hanson And Burke Named NWC Student-Athletes of the Week The George Fox women’s lacrosse team swept the final Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive and Defensive Student-Athletes of the Week, as Jess Hanson and Jennifer Burke were named, respectively...
April 21, 2018 Bruins Send Seniors Off With A Bang The George Fox women’s lacrosse team closed out its season with a 23-3 victory over Linfield College on senior day, Saturday afternoon...
April 17, 2018 Easterlin Named NWC Student-Athlete of the Week For the fourth time this season, George Fox senior Mikaela Easterlin has been named Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week, as announced by the conference Monday...
April 15, 2018 Bruins Secure Third Straight NWC Championship Sunday The George Fox women’s lacrosse team won its third straight Northwest Conference Championship Sunday, as the Bruins beat the Blues of Whitman College, 18-4...
April 8, 2018 Bruins Shutout Loggers On The Road The George Fox women’s lacrosse team took on Puget Sound on the road Sunday, winning the Northwest Conference matchup without letting up a single goal, 20-0...
April 7, 2018 Bruins Baffle Boxers Saturday Afternoon The George Fox women’s lacrosse team traveled to Pacific (Ore.) Saturday, beating the Boxers in a Northwest Conference match-up, 16-1...
April 3, 2018 Hanson And Easterlin Sweep NWC Weekly Awards The George Fox women’s lacrosse team swept the Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive and Defensive Student-Athletes of the Week for the third time this season. Jess Hanson was named NWC Offensive, while Easterlin was named Defensive...
March 31, 2018 Bruins Remain Atop NWC Standings With Big Win Over 'Cats The George Fox women’s lacrosse team was back in action for Northwest Conference play Saturday afternoon, as the Bruins beat the ‘Cats of Linfield College, 18-2...
March 28, 2018 Top-Ranked Athenas Beat Bruins The George Fox women’s lacrosse team ended its California trip against No. 21 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Wednesday, as the Bruins fell to the top-ranked Athenas, 19-6...
March 26, 2018 Bruins Bounce Back With Win Over Poets The George Fox women’s lacrosse team bounced back Monday night, as the Bruins came away with a 16-9 win over Whittier College...
March 24, 2018 Bruins Drop Heartbreaker to Sagehens The George Fox women’s lacrosse team dropped its first game of the season Saturday afternoon, as the Bruins lost a 16-15 heartbreaker to Pomona-Pitzer...
March 13, 2018 Hanson and Easterlin Earn NWC Student-Athletes of the Week The George Fox women’s lacrosse team earned its fourth and fifth Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive and Defensive Student-Athletes of the Week, as Jess Hanson and Mikaela Easterlin earned the honors...
March 10, 2018 Bruins Back Down Blues The George Fox women’s lacrosse team kept its season perfect Saturday, as the Bruins beat the Whitman Blues in a Northwest Conference matchup, 13-10.
March 8, 2018 Bruins Defeat Baldwin Wallace to Stay Unbeaten The George Fox women’s lacrosse team improved upon its perfect start to the 2018 season, taking down visiting Baldwin Wallace 19-15 at home on Thursday night...
March 6, 2018 Ray Earns NWC Student-Athlete of the Week The George Fox women’s lacrosse team earned its third Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week honor, as Lois Ray was named for her performance against Puget Sound and Pacific (Ore.)...
March 4, 2018 Bruins Shut Down Boxers Sunday The George Fox women’s lacrosse team earned the shutout at home against Pacific University Sunday afternoon, winning the conference game easily, 19-0...
March 3, 2018 Hanson and Ray Explode In Win Over Loggers The George Fox women’s lacrosse team hosted Puget Sound Saturday for the first game of Northwest Conference play, winning the game, 16-2.  ..
February 27, 2018 Easterlin and Hanson Named NWC Student-Athletes of the Week George Fox University’s Jessica Hanson and Mikaela Easterlin have swept the Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive and Defensive Student-Athletes of the Week, as announced by the conference Monday...
February 24, 2018 Bruins Open Season With A Win Over Westminster-Salt Lake City The George Fox women’s lacrosse team opened up the 2018 season with a 13-10 win in a nonconference game against Westminster-Salt Lake City, Saturday afternoon.
February 7, 2018 2018 Women's Lacrosse Season Preview Newly appointed lacrosse coach Katie Mastropaolo has hopes that her band of accomplished and talented players can be a force to be reckoned with in 2018...
August 14, 2017 George Fox Welcomes Katie Mastropaolo As New Head Women's Lacrosse Coach George Fox University welcomes a former All-American women’s lacrosse athlete, Katie Mastropaolo, as the new head coach of the women’s lacrosse program for the 2018 season, announced Director of Athletics Adam Puckett on Aug. 14...
August 1, 2017 107 Bruins Named Northwest Conference Scholar-Athletes The Northwest Conference announced the 2016-17 NWC Scholar-Athletes Tuesday, with a record-breaking 106 Bruins earning a spot on the prestigious list.
April 27, 2017 Seven Bruins Named to All-NWC Team The Northwest Conference announced the 2017 All-Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Team Thursday, as seven Bruins grabbed a spot on the list...
April 23, 2017 Bruins Send Seniors Off With Perfect NWC Record The George Fox women’s lacrosse team hosted the Loggers of Puget Sound for the final game of the season Sunday, defeating their conference opponents, 18-6...
April 22, 2017 We Are The Champions For the first time in program history, the George Fox women’s lacrosse team sealed the deal as Northwest Conference Champions with a decisive 15-4 win over the Linfield Wildcats, Saturday afternoon...
April 18, 2017 Edwords and Easterlin Named NWC Student-Athletes of the Week For the second time this season, the George Fox women’s lacrosse team swept the Northwest Conference weekly awards, as Miranda Edwords and Mikaela Easterlin earned NWC Women’s Lacrosse Student-Athlete of the Week...
April 15, 2017 Bruins Beat Boxers in NWC Showdown The George Fox women’s lacrosse team hosted the Boxers of Pacific University Saturday night, as the Bruins clinched their spot as the Northwest Conference Champions with a 12-8 win...
April 11, 2017 Bruins Blaze By 'Cats In NWC Victory The George Fox women’s lacrosse team made the short trip to Linfield Tuesday for a Northwest Conference matchup against the Wildcats, earning an easy 19-2 win...
April 11, 2017 Mikaela Easterlin Named NWC Student-Athlete of the Week For the second straight week, Mikaela Easterlin has earned Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week for her performances against Southwestern and Whitman...
April 9, 2017 Bruins Net 17 in Win Over Blues The George Fox women’s lacrosse team was in full force Sunday afternoon, as the Bruins ran by the Blues in a 17-5 Northwest Conference victory...
April 7, 2017 Bruins Down Pirates In Final Non Conference Game The George Fox women’s lacrosse team put on a show Friday afternoon, as the Bruins beat the Pirates of Southwestern University (Texas) in a nonconference game, 12-3...
April 4, 2017 Hanson, Easterlin Named NWC Student-Athletes of the Week The George Fox women’s lacrosse team swept the Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Student-Athletes of the Week Awards, as Jess Hanson earned offensive and Mikaela Easterlin earned defensive...
April 1, 2017 Bruins Cruise By Loggers The George Fox women’s lacrosse team continued the undefeated season in the Northwest Conference Saturday, as the Bruins thumped the Loggers of Puget Sound, 20-2...
March 30, 2017 Bruins Fall In Close Game To Bulldogs The George Fox women’s lacrosse team lost a nail biter Thursday, as the Bruins closed out their California trip against the Bulldogs of Redlands in a tough 12-11 loss...
March 29, 2017 Edwords Nets Game Winner Against Sagehens A second half comeback kept the George Fox women’s lacrosse team’s win streak alive Wednesday, as the Bruins rallied to beat the Sagehens of Pomona Pitzer, 13-12...
March 27, 2017 Hanson Nets Game Winner in 2OT It was quite the night for the George Fox women’s lacrosse team, as the Bruins secured a 9-8 win over the Poets of Whittier College in double overtime...
March 21, 2017 Burke Named NWC Student-Athlete of the Week The Northwest Conference released its weekly lacrosse awards Monday, and freshman Jennifer Burke earned NWC Lacrosse Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week...
March 18, 2017 Bruins Cruise By Boxers in Style The George Fox women’s lacrosse team faced Pacific University on the road Saturday, running through the Northwest Conference opponent, 18-7...
March 7, 2017 Edwords and Easterlin Named NWC Student-Athletes of the Week The George Fox women’s lacrosse team swept the first week of the Northwest Conference awards, as Miranda Edwords and Mikaela Easterlin earned offensive and defensive NWC Student-Athletes of the Week...
March 4, 2017 Bruins Start NWC Play With Win Over Blues The George Fox women’s lacrosse team continued its winning ways Saturday, as the Bruins opened up Northwest Conference play with a 13-7 win over the Whitman Blues...
February 28, 2017 Bruins Open Season With Win Over Eagles The George Fox women’s lacrosse team opened up the 2017 campaign with a huge win over Eastern University Tuesday night, as the Bruins beat the Eagles, 13-8...
February 21, 2017 Women's Lacrosse Season Preview If the 2015 season was a step in the right direction, 2016 was a giant leap...
July 21, 2016 Bruins Sports Day George Fox University Athletics and the Chehalem Park and Recreation District are excited to announce the second annual Bruin Sports Day. Girls and boys entering the second through eighth grade in the fall will have the opportunity to pick one of five sports to participate in an afternoon clinic, free of charge...
July 14, 2016 2015-16 NWC All-Sportsmanship Team Announced The Northwest Conference has released the 2015-16 NWC All-Sportsmanship Team Friday, as one Bruin athlete from each sport was selected...
July 14, 2016 Buhler and Schroeder Named NWC First Team Scholar-Athletes The Northwest Conference has announced the 2015-16 NWC First Team Scholar-Athletes Thursday, as standout athletes Grant Schroeder and Dakota Buhler were the recipients for the Bruins...
July 13, 2016 102 Bruins Named Northwest Conference Scholar-Athletes The Northwest Conference announced the 2015-16 NWC Scholar-Athletes Wednesday, as a record breaking 102 Bruins earned a spot on the list.
April 28, 2016 Seven Bruins Named All-NWC, Nakashimada Earns Player of the Year The Northwest Conference has released the 2016 All-Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Team, and seven George Fox players grabbed a spot on the list...
April 23, 2016 Bruins Down Loggers, Clinch Share of NWC Title The Bruins came back from an early 3-1 deficit to trounce Puget Sound 17-5 on Saturday afternoon to conclude their regular season schedule. Miranda Edwords racked up five goals, and Ashlie Hernandez and Jess Hanson both bagged hat-tricks.
April 20, 2016 Boxers Get Best Of Bruins The George Fox women’s lacrosse team headed up to Pacific on Wednesday night, as the Bruins played for a chance to become the outright Northwest Conference Champions, but a tough Boxer squad stood in their way. The Boxers defeated the Bruins, 15-10...
April 19, 2016 Alexa Nakashimada Earns NWC Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week Senior Alexa Nakashimada had a fantastic week for the Bruins, earning her first Northwest Conference Lacrosse Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week award on the season...
April 16, 2016 Bruins Tame 'Cats On Saturday The George Fox women’s lacrosse team continued their perfect Northwest Conference season on Saturday, as the Bruins beat the Wildcats of Linfield College, 21-5...
April 15, 2016 Nakashimada Leads Bruins Against Tigers The George Fox women’s lacrosse team ran into a well-oiled machine on Friday night, as the Bruins fell 21-9 in a non-conference game against the Tigers of Colorado College...
April 11, 2016 Mikaela Easterlin Earns NWC Women's Lacrosse Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week Junior goalkeeper Mikaela Easterlin has been named Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week, announced by the conference office on Monday...
April 9, 2016 Nakashimada Scores Six as Bruins Down Whitman The Bruins maintained their perfect record in the Northwest Conference with a 16-6 win over Whitman College on Saturday afternoon. Alexa Nakashimada spurred the Bruins offensively, bagging six goals, and Mikaela Easterlin was a force in goal, making 15 saves.
April 2, 2016 Doherty Scores Five, Bruins Cut Down Loggers Five goals from junior Christine Doherty drove the Bruins to a domineering 20-7 victory over hosts Puget Sound on Saturday.
March 29, 2016 Jess Hanson Named NWC Student-Athlete of the Week Sophomore Jess Hanson earned her first Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week award for her performances through March 21-27, announced by the conference office on Monday...
March 26, 2016 Hanson Leads Bruins Against Bulldogs The George Fox women’s lacrosse team hosted their final non-conference match-up of the season on Saturday, as the Bruins took on the skillful Bulldogs of Redlands in a 15-8 loss...
March 21, 2016 Bruins Break Program Record Against Worcester The George Fox women’s lacrosse team ended the California spring break trip with a bang on Monday, as the Bruins set a new program best in goals beating Worcester State, 24-18...
March 19, 2016 Bruins Come Alive In Second Half The George Fox women’s lacrosse team started their California road trip off the right way on Saturday, as the Bruins defeated Hope College, 13-8...
March 16, 2016 Bruins Score In Plenty Against Wooster It wasn’t just the sun who came out to play on Wednesday, as the Bruins hosted the Fighting Scots of Wooster in a game that combined for 30 goals. Wooster went on to defeat George Fox by a score of 18-12.
March 14, 2016 Mikaela Easterlin Garners NWC Women's Lacrosse Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week Junior Mikaela Easterlin led the George Fox women’s lacrosse team to a stellar weekend, earning Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week.
March 13, 2016 Hernandez Scores Five, Bruins Pounce on Wildcats 16-1 Ashlie Hernandez netted five goals and Jess Hanson rifled in four as the Bruins routed Northwest Conference rivals Linfield at home on Sunday, 16-1. Offensively, the Bruins were fluid and dynamic, and they found plenty of space around the Wildcats's circle, firing off 28 shots to Linfield's eight.
March 12, 2016 Bruins Edge Boxers 13-12 on Nakashimada's Last-gasp Winner The weather began with the opening whistle as the Bruins hosted Pacific University on Saturday afternoon in a deluge of rain and goals that the Bruins won, 13-12, on a last-ditch Alexa Nakashimada goal. Entering Saturday's game, Pacific guarded a perfect 4-0 record, while the Bruins were 1-1. One would be hard-pressed to find a more evenly split game, though: after Pacific took an early 3-1 lead, neither team led by more than a single goal.
March 6, 2016 Bruins Open NWC Play With A Win The George Fox women’s lacrosse team bounced back in the win column on Sunday, as the Bruins opened up the Northwest Conference beating Whitman College, 9-4.
March 1, 2016 George Fox Kicks Off Season Against Piedmont The George Fox women’s lacrosse team kicked off their 2016 season against the Lady Lions of Piedmont College on Tuesday, as the Bruins fell, 14-10...
February 25, 2016 2016 Lacrosse Preview The 2015 season was history in the making for the George Fox women’s lacrosse program, as the squad posted an 11-5 overall record and 5-3 in the Northwest Conference. This year, the Bruins look poised to make an even bigger splash in the NWC...
January 26, 2016 The Tenacity Project Comes To George Fox The George Fox women’s lacrosse team had a nice surprise yesterday at practice, as Theresa Sherry, creator and CEO of the “Tenacity Project” stopped by to help coach up the women with head coach Natalie Harrington...
July 31, 2015 88 Bruins Grab A Spot on the Northwest Conference Scholar-Athlete List A total of 88 George Fox University student-athletes have been named as Northwest Conference Scholar-Athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, as announced recently by the conference office.
July 17, 2015 From Goal Stopper to Fire Stopper Failure has never been an option for recent graduate Kaylee Kolin, who spent the last two years solidifying her name in the George Fox women’s lacrosse record book.
May 21, 2015 17 Bruins Are Chosen for 2014-15 NWC All-Sportsmanship Team Seventeen George Fox University athletes have been named to the 2014-15 Northwest Conference All-Sportsmanship Team. One player from each team in every sport was selected by his or her coach to be included on the team. ..
April 30, 2015 Bruins Receive Seven All-NWC Honors George Fox University’s women’s lacrosse team had a program best seven players named to the 2015 All-Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Team, announced by the conference office on Thursday...
April 25, 2015 Bruins Honor First Ever Senior Class The women’s lacrosse team ended its 2015 season in high scoring fashion, as the Bruins beat the ‘Cats of Linfield College, 17-2...
April 19, 2015 Scoring Machines George Fox University’s women’s lacrosse team got back on the right track Sunday afternoon, as the Bruins pounded Whitman College in a 16-7 victory...
April 17, 2015 Edwords Makes USA Select Lacrosse Team George Fox University’s Miranda Edwords has accepted an invitation from the USA Select Lacrosse Team to travel around the world in the summer of 2016...
April 12, 2015 Hat-tricks Don't Do the Trick Hat-tricks from both Miranda Edwords and Mikaela Easterlin were not quite enough for the Bruins on Sunday, as they came up empty on Sunday. Despite controlling play through the first period of the game, hosts Puget Sound mounted a rally and took the lead as halftime neared, a lead they nursed to a 10-7 win...
April 8, 2015 Never Giving Up The George Fox women’s lacrosse team hosted the undefeated Boxers of Pacific University, Wednesday night...
April 4, 2015 Bruins Declaw the 'Cats George Fox University’s women’s lacrosse team didn't have to travel too far Saturday afternoon, as the Bruins played cross town rival Linfield College in a 18-9 victory...
April 2, 2015 A Fight Till the End George Fox University’s Lacrosse team had a very competitive and physical match Thursday night, as the undefeated Bruins met the undefeated Boxers in conference play.
March 26, 2015 Edwords leads Bruins Against Oberlin Miranda Edwords led the high flying Bruins of George Fox Thursday night, as the Bruins played in their last home non-conference match of the season against Oberlin College...
March 19, 2015 Alexa's Big Night Though Miranda Edwords has garnered most of the press this season, it was Alexa Nakashimada who dominated the field on Thursday afternoon, scoring a team-leading five goals in the Bruins' 18-5 shellacking of Augsburg. Nakashimada's five goals give her 29 on the season, just five behind Edwords, whose two goals on Thursday boost her season total to 34...
March 18, 2015 Bruins Topple the Knights George Fox University hosted Calvin College Wednesday evening, as the Bruins dosed the Knights with goals in a 16-6 victory...
March 16, 2015 Bruins Down Whitman Although the Whitman Missionaries held their own in the first half, the Bruins scored in bunches and held off a late surge to record their sixth victory of the year on Monday, 15-9...
March 14, 2015 Close Encounter The Bruins played as well as possible without taking home a victory on Saturday, losing their first game this season to Whittier College in double overtime, 13-12...
March 12, 2015 Bruins Back Down the Battling Bishops George Fox University’s women’s lacrosse team hosted another non-conference match-up Thursday evening, as the Bruins had a tough and physical game with the Battling Bishops of Ohio Wesleyan University...
March 10, 2015 Kaylee Kolin Earns NWC Student-Athlete of the Week George Fox University’s Kaylee Kolin was named Northwest Conference Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week for her play during March 2-8...
March 9, 2015 Whoomp There It Is! It was a crisp and beautiful day out at Austin Sports Complex Monday night, as the George Fox lacrosse team hosted St. Mary’s College for a non-conference match-up...
March 7, 2015 Bruins Edge Loggers The women’s lacrosse team kept things rolling Saturday afternoon, as the Bruins beat the Loggers of Puget Sound in their first home game of the season, 11-4...
March 2, 2015 Anderson and Edwords Named NWC Student-Athletes of the Week George Fox University’s Kayla Anderson and Miranda Edwords were both named Northwest Conference Student-Athletes of the week for their performances this past weekend...
February 27, 2015 Edwords Nets Seven Against Pirates The Bruins rolled over hosts Southwestern for the second straight night on Friday behind the prolific play of sophomore Miranda Edwords, who netted seven well-taken goals. Southwestern simply had no answer for the dynamic Edwords, who breezed through the midfield like a specter, firing fourteen shots at goal with relative ease...
February 26, 2015 Women's Lacrosse Preview The athletic underdog story – the ragtag group of passionate misfits overcoming odds and bigger, better teams – has become a tired trope, played and filmed and written about so many times over that it all feels overwrought and exhausted...
February 26, 2015 Starting the Year Off Right George Fox women’s lacrosse team kicked off its season with a bang Thursday night, as the Bruins scored a thumping 16 goals in the first half to secure a 22-14 victory over Southwestern (Texas)...
February 24, 2015 Women's Lacrosse Goes to Prom Night to Shine is a prom sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation for people with special needs, and my lacrosse teammates and I all went to volunteer our time.
April 13, 2014 GEORGE FOX 21, LORAS 3: Bruins Dupe Duhawks in Record-Setting Effort to Close Season TACOMA, Wash. – By scoring a record 21 goals, the George Fox University Bruins brought the curtain down on their inaugural women’s lacrosse season in stunning fashion as they beat the Loras College Duhawks 21-3 in a neutral-site game here at the East Athletic Field on the University of Puget Sound campus Sunday afternoon.
April 8, 2014 GEORGE FOX 15, LINFIELD 5: Nakashimada Sets Scoring Record as Bruins Bash Wildcats NEWBERG, Ore. – Alexa Nakashimada set a new George Fox University record with seven goals scored as the Bruins closed out the home portion of their first-ever women’s lacrosse season with a 15-5 win over their Yamhill County rivals, the Linfield College Wildcats, late Tuesday afternoon here at the Austin Sports Complex.
April 4, 2014 GEORGE FOX 12, PUGET SOUND 11: Bruins Stun Loggers on Doherty’s Last-Minute Goal TACOMA, Wash. – Epitomizing how far they have come in just their first season of women’s lacrosse, the George Fox University Bruins went toe-to-toe with the University of Puget Sound Friday afternoon here at East Field and got a goal from Christine Doherty with 30 seconds left to stun the Loggers 12-11.
April 2, 2014 PACIFIC 12, GEORGE FOX 9: Boxers Get Drop on Bruins with 3-to-1 Advantage in Shots FOREST GROVE, Ore. – Kaylee Kolin made 18 saves in the net and Jessica Adrian scored four goals, but George Fox University was unable to overcome a 3-to-1 advantage in shots taken by the Pacific University Boxers, who used that to manufacture a 12-9 win over the visiting Bruins in women’s lacrosse Wednesday evening here at Lincoln Park Stadium.
March 25, 2014 COLORADO MESA 16, GEORGE FOX 6: D-II Mavericks Pull Away from Bruins in 2nd Half NEWBERG, Ore. – Stepping up a level for the first time in their brief women’s lacrosse history, the George Fox University Bruins stayed close to the NCAA Division II’s Colorado Mesa University for 20 minutes before the visiting Mavericks pulled away in the second half for a 16-6 victory Tuesday afternoon here at the Austin Sports Complex.
March 19, 2014 CLAREMONT 17, GEORGE FOX 6: Athenas Overpower Bruins with Explosive First Half NEWBERG, Ore. – Scoring five unanswered goals in the first nine minutes of the game, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges Athenas built up a nine-goal first-half lead and cruised past the George Fox University Bruins 17-6 in a women’s lacrosse match on a chilly Wednesday afternoon here at the Austin Sports Complex.
March 18, 2014 GEORGE FOX 13, HOPE 9: Bruins’ Big Early Lead Too Much for Flying Dutch to Overcome NEWBERG, Ore. – Using a pair of three-goal runs in the first half, George Fox University built up a five-goal lead that proved to be too much for the visiting Hope College Flying Dutch to overcome as the Bruins took a 13-9 victory in women’s lacrosse action Tuesday afternoon here at the Austin Sports Complex.
March 15, 2014 PUGET SOUND 14, GEORGE FOX 3: Bruins Lead Early Not Enough to Power Past Loggers NEWBERG, Ore. – It took all of 26 seconds for Alexa Nakashimada to open the scoring with an unassisted goal, but the George Fox University Bruins could not hold onto the lead and fell 14-3 to the visiting University of Puget Sound Loggers in women’s lacrosse action here at the Austin Sports Complex on Saturday evening.
March 12, 2014 GEORGE FOX 14, SOUTHWESTERN 12: Bruins Best Pirates in Battle of 1st-Year Programs NEWBERG, Ore. – Down by two goals with under 19 minutes left, the George Fox University Bruins scored four quick goals in the space of three-and-a-half minutes, all by different players, and went on to a 14-12 win over the visiting Southwestern University Pirates in women’s lacrosse action Wednesday night here at the Austin Sports Complex.
March 5, 2014 GEORGE FOX 15, LINFIELD 4: Bruins Sink Wildcats with Deluge of Goals for First-Ever Win McMINNVILLE, Ore. - Alexa Nakashimada and Christine Doherty scored six goals apiece as the George Fox University Bruins scuttled the Linfield College Wildcats 15-4 for the first win in the women's lacrosse program’s three-games-old history on a rain-soaked Wednesday night here at Linfield’s lacrosse field.
March 3, 2014 PACIFIC 11, GEORGE FOX 9: Fledgling Bruins Push Boxers to Edge before Falling in OT NEWBERG, Ore. – If Pacific University could stake a claim as the “unofficial” Northwest Conference women’s lacrosse champion of 2013, then George Fox University’s fledgling program is growing up quickly as the Bruins pushed the visiting Boxers to the edge before falling 11-9 in overtime Monday night here at the Austin Sports Complex.
February 25, 2014 George Fox Lacrosse Makes History Students of George Fox University have the opportunity to experience history in the making tonight as GFU launches its first season of women’s lacrosse at 6:00 p.m. at Austin Sports Complex.
February 25, 2014 ALMA 9, GEORGE FOX 8: Avid Crowd Cheers Intense Battle Between Bruins and Scots NEWBERG, Ore. – With an energetic crowd estimated at 450 on hand, the George Fox University Bruins pressed Alma College all the way to the end before succumbing to the Scots 9-8 in the inaugural match for the institution’s 16th official and newest intercollegiate sport, women’s lacrosse, Tuesday night here at the Austin Sports Complex.
February 24, 2014 PREVIEW: Bruins Initiate Women’s Lacrosse Program with High Hopes for Winning Season NEWBERG, Ore. – With their first game ever coming up Tuesday night, Feb. 25, at 6:00 p.m. at home against Alma College, George Fox University’s newest and 16th intercollegiate sport - women’s lacrosse - will make its debut, and head coach Natalie Harrington believes that the Bruins will not be your typical first-year program.
January 7, 2014 Final Part of Epic-Fantasy Trilogy Penned by Bruins’ Lacrosse Coach Harrington Published NEWBERG, Ore. – With the recent publication and release of “Griffin’s Legacy”, George Fox University women’s lacrosse coach Natalie Harrington has completed her epic-fantasy trilogy for adolescents and is now ready to turn her full-time attention to preparing the Bruins for their rapidly-approaching first season of intercollegiate competition.
August 1, 2013 Bruins Tab Fresno State Star Harrington as Women’s Lacrosse Coach for New Program NEWBERG, Ore. – Natalie Harrington, a former women’s lacrosse high school All-American and star player at NCAA Division I Fresno State University, has been named as the head coach for the new women’s lacrosse program at George Fox University, which will play its first season in the spring of 2014 as the school’s 16th intercollegiate sport.
November 16, 2012 Kramer, Hired as Lacrosse Coach, to be Bruins’ Program Advisor after Change of Plans NEWBERG, Ore. – Dara Kramer, who was originally hired away from Oregon City (Ore.) High School to become the first women’s lacrosse coach at George Fox University, will now serve only as a consultant and advisor to the Bruins’ newest intercollegiate athletic program after a change of plans necessitated her relinquishing of the coaching position.
July 16, 2012 Two-Time HS State Champion Kramer Named as Women’s Lacrosse Coach at George Fox NEWBERG, Ore. – Dara Kramer, a two-time state champion during 11 seasons as the women’s lacrosse coach at Oregon City (Ore.) High School, will become the first head coach for the new women’s lacrosse program at George Fox University, which will inaugurate competition in the spring of 2014 as the institution’s 16th intercollegiate sport.
October 20, 2010 Women’s lacrosse makes its debut at George Fox in 2014 George Fox University will add its 16th intercollegiate sport with the addition of women’s lacrosse in the spring of 2014. The Bruins will play on the new synthetic turf field already completed at the Austin Sports Complex. The search for a head coach has begun, with an announcement expected in January.
October 20, 2010 Lacrosse venue ready for competition With the completion of the first phase of construction at the Austin Sports Complex, a new synthetic turf field is ready to play host to George Fox women’s lacrosse games in 2014. The addition of the complex also has added a new dimension to Bruin athletics: night games at an outdoor facility.
October 20, 2010 Lacrosse coaching search is underway The commitment to the sport is present, as is the field on which to play the games. The next step: find a coach to lead the recruiting effort for George Fox’s newest sport, women’s lacrosse. A search begins in earnest in October, with a decision expected in January.
August 12, 2010 Women’s Lacrosse to Make Its Debut at George Fox in Spring of 2014 NEWBERG, Ore. - Adding to a growing list of intercollegiate athletic programs, George Fox University will increase its number of sports teams to 16 with the addition of women’s lacrosse, which will begin play in the spring of 2014.