Category Archives: Lacrosse

UNW lacrosse team to join Midwest Lacrosse Conference

The University of Northwestern – St. Paul lacrosse teams have achieved an important milestone. The men’s and women’s teams will officially be added to the Midwest Lacrosse Conference and the Midwest Women’s Lacrosse Conference respectively, effective during the 2019 season. Colleges and universities in both these conferences are Concordia University Wisconsin, Concordia University Chicago, Cornell College, and Monmouth College among others. The women’s conference also includes UNW’s Snelling Avenue neighbor, Hamline University. The 2018 season will be the teams’ final seasons in the independent conference.

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First-time players fill important roles for women’s lacrosse team

Women's Lacrosse

The 2015-2016 school year marks the first official season of a women’s lacrosse program at the University of Northwestern. The addition of the new sport has allowed players who are brand new to lacrosse have an opportunity to participate in and contribute mightily in a collegiate sport.

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Behind the jersey: lacrosse player Emily Wirtz

Emily Wirtz is a junior marketing major and lacrosse player at Northwestern. Read about who she is and what she loves about lacrosse.

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Women’s lacrosse plays first game in program history

by Jocelyn Moses This spring is a season of firsts for the University of Northwestern- St. Paul’s athletic department as the institution’s 19th varsity sport is being offered through school’s first ever women’s lacrosse team. This inaugural year brings many challenges but also excitement and passion. The team has begun practicing the past few weeks […]

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Sports complex sparks excitement

The University of Northwestern – St. Paul welcomes a new and improved sports complex to the campus this fall. Athletes and fans alike are pumped and ready to use the high quality athletic facilities.

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