2012 Occidental Women's Lacrosse News
May 31, 2012
UHLFELDER TO COACH WITH TEAM CANADA IN 2013 WORLD CUP
ONTARIO, CANADA — Occidental College women’s lacrosse coach Michele Uhlfelder will serve as an assistant coach for Team Canada when the country hosts the 2013 Women’s Lacrosse World Cup, the Canadian Lacrosse Association announced this week.
May 29, 2012
OXY WOMEN'S LAX ALREADY CONTENDING IN THIRD YEAR
LOS ANGELES — It didn’t take long for Occidental College women’s lacrosse to go from being the “new” team to a “contending” team.
May 18, 2012
LARSON NAMED FIRST TEAM ALL-WEST REGION
RAND LAKE, Colo. — Tori Larson (Denver), the Occidental College women’s lacrosse team’s leading goal scorer in 2012, was named IWLCA First Team All-West Region on Friday.
May 9, 2012
TIGERS RALLY COMES UP SHORT, EXIT PLAYOFFS WITH CLOSE LOSS
REDLANDS — Draw controls and an early deficit made the young Occidental College women’s lacrosse team’s first playoff appearance in school history short-lived.
May 7, 2012
OXY WOMEN'S LACROSSE EARNS AT-LARGE BID TO NCAA TOURNEY
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College women’s lacrosse team’s best season in program history continues against a familiar opponent.
May 5, 2012
TIGERS LAND SIX PLAYERS ON ALL-SCIAC TEAMS
LOS ANGELES — On the heels of its best season in program history, six Occidental College women’s lacrosse players were named to the All-SCIAC teams announced on Friday.
April 29, 2012
TIGERS COME UP JUST SHORT IN SCIAC CHAMPIONSHIP
LOS ANGELES — Haley Gandsey (Oakland) setup two goals in the last 10 minutes to bring the Occidental College women’s lacrosse team within one, but the junior midfielder’s left-handed shot to tie with less than 4 minutes left was saved by Anna Martinez (Pleasanton), then Redlands added a pair of insurance goals to finish the game, beating Oxy 10-7 in the SCIAC championship at Jack Kemp Stadium on Sunday.
April 28, 2012
TIGERS BEAT CMS, ADVANCE TO CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
LOS ANGELES — Tori Larson (Denver) scored a game-high five goals and the Occidental College women’s lacrosse team cruised to a 15-8 win over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in the semi finals of the SCIAC Women’s Lacrosse tournament at Jack Kemp Stadium on Saturday.
April 21, 2012
TIGERS FINISH BEST REGULAR SEASON IN SCHOOL HISTORY WITH WIN
LOS ANGELES — Tori Larson (Denver) scored six goals and Sarah Kessler (Portland, Ore.) added five, leading the Occidental College women’s lacrosse to a comfortable 18-11 win over Pomona-Pitzer in its season finale at Jack Kemp Stadium.
April 18, 2012
TIGERS WIN AT CMS, CLINCH NO. 2 SEED IN CONFERENCE TOURNEY
CLAREMONT — The Occidental College women’s lacrosse team erased what was at one point a five-goal deficit to pick up an important win at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 15-13 on Wednesday.
April 11, 2012
BIG FIRST-HALF RUN AGAIN THE DIFFERENCE IN LOSS TO REDLANDS
REDLANDS — The Occidental College women’s lacrosse team is a much different squad from the one that lost to Redlands in its first game of the season nearly two months ago, but the Bulldogs still have the Tigers number.
April 7, 2012
WLAX STREAK AT 10, TIGERS BEAT WHITTIER
WHITTIER — Tori Larson (Denver), Sarah Kessler (Portland, Ore.) and Rebecca Belding (Burlingame) each scored four goals and the Occidental College women’s lacrosse team extended its longest winning streak in program history to double digits, winning 20-9 at Whittier College on Saturday.
March 22, 2012
OXY WOMEN'S LACROSSE SHINES IN PRO MEDIA ATMOSPHERE
LOS ANGELES — It wasn’t quite the big time, but it sure felt like it.
March 20, 2012
BECK, JARVIS COMBINE FOR EIGHT GOALS IN OXY WIN
LOS ANGELES — As the saying goes in sports, ‘when your number gets called, be ready.’
March 14, 2012
OXY WOMEN'S LAX BEATS GOUCHER, WIN STREAK AT SEVEN
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College women’s lacrosse team knows how to ride a hot streak. Going into its non-conference game with Goucher College (Md.) on Wednesday, the Tigers had won a school-record six consecutive games dating back to their season opener on Feb. 15.
March 13, 2012
TIGERS EXTEND WIN STREAK TO SIX, KESSLER TIES GOALS RECORD
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College women’s lacrosse team’s record setting season continued with a 25-9 rout of Puget Sound at Jack Kemp Stadium on Tuesday.
March 8, 2012
OXY HOLDS OFF FORT LEWIS, WINNING STREAK AT FIVE
LOS ANGELES — Tori Larson (Denver) scored a game-high six goals, on just nine shots, and the Occidental College women’s lacrosse team won its fifth game in a row, continuing the longest winning streak the third-year program’s ever had.
March 3, 2012
WLAX SETS SCHOOL GOALS RECORD IN BIG WIN OVER WHITTIER
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College women’s lacrosse team set a new school record for goals in a game and six different players had multiple-goal performances in a 20-11 win over Whittier College at Jack Kemp Stadium on Saturday.
February 27, 2012
LARSON'S OVERTIME GOAL WINS IT FOR OXY
LOS ANGELES — Tori Larson (Denver) scored the only overtime goal a little more than 1 minute into the first 3-minute segment, then Charlotte Bromley (Watertown, Conn.) controlled the opening draw to start the second 3-minutes, and the Occidental College women’s lacrosse team played keep-a-way for the remainder of the game to hold off Adrian College 7-6 at Jack Kemp Stadium on Monday.
February 25, 2012
QUICK SECOND-HALF GOALS THE DIFFERENCE IN OXY WIN
CLAREMONT — It only takes a few seconds to score meaningful goals in lacrosse. The Occidental College women’s lacrosse team gave a perfect example of that principle with three goals in three minutes that were the difference in a 7-6 win at Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday.
February 22, 2012
TIGERS BEAT CMS, NOTCH FIRST WIN OVER A RANKED TEAM
LOS ANGELES — Sarah Kessler (Portland, Ore.) and Isabel Osgood-Roach (Portland, Ore.) scored four goals each, leading the Occidental College women’s lacrosse team to maybe its biggest win in the program’s brief history.
February 15, 2012
ELEVEN UNANSWERED TOO MUCH TO OVERCOME ON OPENING NIGHT
LOS ANGELES — Just like she did last April, Haley Gandsey (Oakland) scored the final goal of the game against Redlands, only this time the junior midfielder’s shot didn’t carry the same weight.
January 23, 2012
OXY SPRING SCHEDULES ANNOUNCED
LOS ANGELES —The Occidental spring sports teams announced their 2012 preseason and SCIAC schedules this past week. Baseball, women’s water polo, women’s lacrosse, softball, and the men’s and women’s tennis, track and field, and golf teams all face competitive non-conference opponents before commencing SCIAC regular season play.
January 4, 2012
UHLFELDER PUTS ON HOLIDAY LACROSSE CLINIC IN HAWAII
HONOLULU — From the epicenter of lacrosse in Baltimore, Md. to maybe the place in America where the sport has yet to hit, Occidental women’s lacrosse coach Michele Uhlfelder is doing her part to be sure the fastest growing sport in America continues its climb in popularity and participation.