Athletics

Amherst Women's Lacrosse Milestones

TEAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS

- Finished with a 15-4 record overall and a 7-2 NESCAC mark
- Started the season 8-0, before falling to national powerhouse Middlebury
- Defeated Wesleyan University 8-7 in NESCAC Quarterfinals before falling to Trinity 10-9 in double overtime in the semifinal round
- Received an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament; and then defeated Endicott at home in the Second Round
- Defeated Washington & Lee University in the Sectionals, before falling to defending champion Franklin & Marshall in the National Quarterfinals
- Led the NESCAC in ground balls (363) and caused turnovers (224), finished second in the conference in GAA (7.80) and save percent (.528)

INDIVIDUAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Head Coach Chris Paradis
- Led team to 15-4 overall record
- Led team to NCAA Elite 8 Round
- Increased career coaching record to 182-52

Senior Linda McEvoy
- IWLCA All-American Second Team
- IWLCA All-Region First Team
- All-NESCAC First Team
- Selected to play in 2008 IWLCA/Under Armour North-South Senior All-Star Game
- NESCAC All-Academic Team
- Finished second in the NESCAC in GAA with 7.87, and second in save percentage with .529.

Senior Maddie Hoeg
- IWLCA All-American Third Team
- IWLCA All-Region First Team
- All-NESCAC Second Team
- Selected to play in 2008 IWLCA/Under Armour North-South Senior All-Star Game
- NESCAC All-Academic Team

Senior Gretchen DeLuke
- NESCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
- NESCAC All-Academic Team

Junior Amy Craig
- IWLCA All-American Second Team
- IWLCA All- Region First Team
- All-NESCAC First Team
- NESCAC Player of the Week for the period ending March 17, 2008
- NESCAC Co-Player of the Week for the period ending March 30, 2008
- Finished 6th in the NESCAC in total points with 59, third in goals with 51, and first in game-winning goals with 6.

Junior Catherine Calvert
- IWLCA All-American Second Team
- IWLCA All-Region First Team
- All-NESCAC First Team
- NESCAC All-Academic Team
- Led the NESCAC in ground balls with 49, and tied for third in caused turnovers with 26.

Junior Mary Noonan
- IWLCA All-Region Second Team
- NESCAC All-Academic Team

Sophomore Tyler Tory-Murphy
- IWLCA All-Region Second Team

Sophomore Kathleen Scheld
- IWLCA All-Region Second Team