2019 WestConn Women's Lacrosse News

  • Samantha Lawlor Scores Five Goals As WestConn Doubles Up Eastern, 18-9
    April 17, 2019
    MANSFIELD, CT - Senior midfielder Samantha Lawlor (Brookfield, CT) scored five goals to lead the Western Connecticut State University to an 18-9 victory over cross-state rival Eastern Connecticut State University at Rick McCarthy Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Lauren Bradshaw Named LEC Defensive Player Of The Week
    April 16, 2019
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University senior midfielder Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) has been named Little East Conference Women's Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week, for the week ending on April 14.
  • Baldelli and Bradshaw Lead Women's Lax to 12-1 Victory Over RIC on Senior Day
    April 13, 2019
    DANBURY, CT – Junior Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) tallied a game-high four goals and two assists, while senior midfielder Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) added a goal and three helpers as the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse squad rolled past visiting Little East Conference foe Rhode Island College, 12-1, on Saturday afternoon at the Westside Athletic Complex on Senior Day. With the win, the Colonials improved to 10-3 overall and 3-1 in league play, while the Anchorwomen dropped to 4-6 and 0-3.
  • WestConn's Lauren Bradshaw Nets 100th Career Goal
    April 12, 2019
    DANBURY, CT - Western Connecticut State University senior midfielder Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) scored her 100th career goal in the Colonials' 14-10 victory over Castleton University on Thursday afternoon.
  • Baldelli Nets Six Goals as Women's Lacrosse Storms Past Castleton, 14-10
    April 11, 2019
    DANBURY, CT – Junior Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) tallied a game-high six goals, while senior midfielder Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) chipped in with a hat trick and one assist as the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse squad upended visiting Little East Conference foe Castleton University, 14-10, on Thursday afternoon at the Westside Athletic Complex. With the win, the Colonials improved to 9-3 overall and 2-1 in league play, while the Spartans dropped to 5-7 and 1-2.
  • Bradshaw And Baldelli Lead WestConn Over WNEU, 10-8
    April 08, 2019
    DANBURY, CT - Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) and Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) led the Western Connecticut State University women's lacrosse team to a thrilling 10-8 victory over Western New England University at the Westside Athletic Complex on Monday night.
  • Huge Second Half Lifts WestConn Women's Lacrosse Over Keene State, 19-9
    April 06, 2019
    KEENE, NH - Junior midfielder Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) scored a game-high six goals, three of which came in an explosive second half as the Western Connecticut State University women's lacrosse team came from behind to defeat Keene State College, 19-9 at the Owl Athletic Complex on Saturday afternoon.
  • Baldelli and Galligan Each Score Two Goals In Loss At Coast Guard
    April 02, 2019
    NEW LONDON, CT - Junior Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) and sophomore Caroline Galligan (Marshfield, MA) both scored twice for the Colonials, but the Coast Guard women's lacrosse to a 12-7 victory over Western Connecticut State University on Tuesday night in non-conference action. The Bears win their second in a row to improve to 3-7 on the season, while WestConn drops to 6-3 and have now lost two games in a row.
  • WestConn Women's Lacrosse Edged By Plymouth State, 8-7
    March 30, 2019
    DANBURY, CT - Sophomore attack Caroline Galligan (Marshfield, MA) and senior midfielder Samantha Lawlor (Brookfield, CT) scored three and two goals, respectively, but the Western Connecticut State University women's lacrosse team fell to visiting Plymouth State University, 8-7 at the Westside Athletic Complex on Saturday afternoon.
  • Lauren Bradshaw Breaks All-Time Assist Record... Then Named To Noontime Sports Mid-season Second Team
    March 29, 2019
    DANBURY, CT - Western Connecticut State University senior Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) has been named to the Noontime Sports Women’s Midseason Second Team.
  • Women's Lacrosse Downs Manhattanville, 18-6, Extending Win Streak to Four
    March 27, 2019
    DANBURY, CT – Sophomore Caroline Galligan (Marshfield, MA) netted a game-high five goals and dished out an assist to lead the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse team to an 18-6 victory over visiting non-conference opponent Manhattanville College on Wednesday afternoon at the Westside Athletic Complex. Senior Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) tallied four goals and four assists, while junior Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) tickled the twine four times and passed out a trio of helpers for the Colonials. Senior Samantha Lawlor (Brookfield, CT) chipped in a hat trick and one assist.
  • Brooke Baldelli Named LEC Offensive Player Of The Week On Monday
    March 25, 2019
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University junior midfielder Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) has been named Little East Conference Women's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week, on Monday, for the week ending on March 24. 
  • Women's Lacrosse Holds Off Farmingdale State, 12-10
    March 25, 2019
    FARMINGDALE, NY – After yesterday’s dramatic overtime win at Worcester State, the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse team held off a late surge at Farmingdale State to record a 12-10 victory on Monday afternoon. Senior midfielder Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) paced the Colonials with seven points on three goals and four assists, while sophomore Caroline Galligan (Marshfield, MA) tallied four goals. Junior reigning Little East Conference Offensive Player of the Week Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) chipped in with a hat trick and a pair of helpers.
  • Baldelli Buries Game-Winner as Women's Lacrosse Outlasts Worcester State, 15-14, in Overtime
    March 24, 2019
    WORCESTER, MA – Junior midfielder Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) tallied four goals including the game-winner in overtime to lead the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse team to a thrilling 15-14 win at Worcester State in a non-conference matchup on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Colonials improved to 4-1 overall while the Lancers dropped to 2-2.
  • Brooke Baldelli And Lauren Bradshaw Honored By Little East Conference
    March 18, 2019
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University junior Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) and senior Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) have been named Little East Conference Women's Lacrosse Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, for the week ending on March 17.
  • Women’s Lacrosse Utilizes Well-Balanced Scoring Attack to Outlast Morrisville State, 13-12
    March 12, 2019
    CLEARWATER, FL – After a tough 13-10 loss to open the spring trip on Sunday night, the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse team rebounded to edge Morrisville State, 13-12, on Tuesday afternoon to finish off the trip down south. Seven different players tallied goals for the Colonials who improved to 3-1 overall.
  • Baldelli, Sawicki and Coleman Honored By Little East Conference
    March 11, 2019
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Three Western Connecticut State University women's lacrosse student-athletes were honored by the Little East Conference on Monday.  Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) was named Offensive Player of the Week, Jennifer Sawicki (Westbury, NY) was named Goalie of the Week and Jasmine Coleman (Northford, CT) was selected as Rookie of the Week.
  • Women's Lax Falls to Mount Holyoke in Spring Trip Opener, 13-10
    March 10, 2019
    CLEARWATER, FL - The Western Connecticut State University women's lacrosse team fell to 2-1 overall following a 13-10 loss to Mount Holyoke to open their Spring Trip in Florida on Sunday night. The Colonials will look to rebound when they square up against Morrisville State on Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.
  • Baldelli Erupts for Seven Goals as Women's Lacrosse Edges Bard, 15-13
    March 07, 2019
    ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, NY – Junior midfielder Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) erupted to score a game-high seven goals to lead the Western Connecticut State University women’s lacrosse squad to a 15-13 win at non-conference opponent Bard College on Thursday afternoon. Senior Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) tacked two goals and four assists, while sophomore Caroline Galligan (Marshfield, MA) chipped in with a pair of scoring strikes and three helpers for the Colonials.
  • Lauren Bradshaw And Jasmine Coleman Honored By Little East Conference
    March 04, 2019
    PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University senior Lauren Bradshaw (Bethel, CT) and freshman Jasmine Coleman (Northford, CT) have been named Little East Conference Women's Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, respectively, for the week ending March 3.
  • Brooke Baldelli Lights The Lamp Six Times In Season-Opening Win Over Old Westbury
    February 27, 2019
    DANBURY, CT - Junior attack Brooke Baldelli (New Fairfield, CT) scored six goals to lead the Western Connecticut State University women's lacrosse team to a convincing 18-2 victory over Old Westbury College at the Westside Athletic Complex on a frigid Wednesday afternoon.
  • 2019 Little East Conference Pre-Season Coaches' Polls Announced
    February 16, 2019
    PAWTUCKET, RI - It really does not matter if that rodent in Pennsylvania saw his shadow or not, the spring athletic season is right around the corner!  The Little East Conference released the 2019 Pre-Season Coaches' Polls for five sports this week.