via PBA press release - photo by Ron Hilliard ROME, Ga. – Palm Beach Atlantic women's lacrosse notched their second win of the season in as many games on Saturday, defeating Shorter X-X to finish their road trip 2-0. The 'Fish scored the first seven goals of the game before Shorter was able to get on the board with 11:03 to go in the first half. PBA led 12-2 at the end of the first half and 16-2 with nearly 22 minutes to play before the Hawks scored five of the final six goals of the game. PBA continued to be led by newcomers as Lindsey Heffler led the team with five goals on Saturday. Fellow freshman Kiki Cinotti followed up her eight goal performance on Thursday with three goals and an assist against Shorter. Chelsea Smith – another freshman – added three goals of
via PBA press release - photo by Ron Hilliard HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Palm Beach Atlantic women's lacrosse put their season into motion on Thursday night, taking on Coker College in their first nonconference road game in program history. The Sailfish jumped out to an early two goal lead and held on for a 26-22 victory. PBA never trailed in the first half as they took the early 2-0 lead off goals from Kiki Cinotti and Grace Bartlinski. The Cobras tied it up at 2-2 just two minutes in before the 'Fish started to get some separation. The Sailfish led 7-4 and 9-5 before Coker closed the half with three of the final four goals. PBA led 10-8 at the break as Cinotti and Bartlinski each scored three times. Coker opened the second half with four goals in just over two minutes to t
via PBA press release WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Palm Beach Atlantic women's lacrosse head coach Jayson Schmidt has announced the upcoming 2019 schedule for the Sailfish. This year's schedule includes 15 games with 10 taking place at the PBA Soccer/Lacrosse Field at the Rinker Athletic Campus. The Sailfish will begin the 2019 slate in Georgia, taking on Shorter on Jan. 31 and then Emmanuel on Feb. 2. PBA defeated Shorter last year for their inaugural win, taking down the Hawks 20-11 in West Palm Beach. PBA nearly defeated Emmanuel at home last year as well, falling 9-6. PBA will play at home 10 times during the season with the first home game taking place on Feb. 16 as Rockhurst makes their first visit to the Rinker Athletic Campus. The 'Fish won't play again until Feb.
via PBA press release WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Palm Beach Atlantic women's lacrosse head coach Jayson Schmidt has announced the additions for the second season of women's lacrosse. The Sailfish welcome 18 new additions to the team with 13 holdovers from last year's inaugural campaign. "This incoming class has and will continue to provide an incredible amount of depth, skill, and enthusiasm to the Sailfish family," said Schmidt. "Our group of freshmen has been tasked with helping us raise the bar in year two of this program and the expectation for us is that they'll rise to the occasion again and again. We believe that they'll uphold the mantra of being better today than we were yesterday and better tomorrow than we were today." The 18 new additions come from eight dif
via FSC press release Moccasins Clinch Fourth-Straight SSC Championship LAKELAND, FL - On a day in which Florida Southern College women's lacrosse honored its seven seniors, the Moccasins also clinched their fourth-straight Sunshine State Conference regular-season title with a 23-2 victory over Palm Beach Atlantic on Saturday afternoon at Moccasin Field. The No. 4 Moccasins (17-1, 5-1 SSC) scored six times in the opening two minutes and saw their senior class combine for 10 goals in the win over the Sailfish (1-14, 0-6). With the win, the Mocs clinch the top seed in next week's Sunshine State Conference Tournament. Full tournament details, including a bracket, game times, and matchups, will be released by the conference office this weekend. HOW IT HAPPENED •
via Tampa press release Rachel Crawford Earns 100th Career Point in Spartans 17-4 Win Over the Sailfish WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The No. 16 University of Tampa women's lacrosse team defeated the Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish by a final score of 17-4. INSIDE THE MATCHUP: Final: No. 16 Tampa Spartans 17, Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish 4 Records: Tampa (10-5, 2-2 SSC), Palm Beach Atlantic (1-13, 0-5 SSC) Location: PBA Lacrosse Field | West Palm Beach, Fla. All-time Series: The Spartans are now 1-0 in the all-time series with the Sailfish. Follow Us: @TampaSpartans on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Vimeo. HOW IT HAPPENED: 1st Half The Spartans were the first team on the board with a goal from senior Natalie Carraway, the assist from Rachel Cr
via SportsLowdown.com - photo by James Ragan Excerpt: Florida Tech Rolls to Lopsided Victory Over PBA The Fifth-ranked Florida Tech Panthers took care of business in a big way on Wednesday, beating the PBA Sailfish 23-1, in a Sunshine State Conference women’s lacrosse game. The Panthers outshot the Sailfish 41-4 and the Panthers had 37 shots on goal, to two for the home team. PBA turned the ball over 27 times and was successful on just 6-of-21 clears. FIT held a 29-13 advantage in ground balls and 19-7 in draw controls. The Panthers (13-1, 3-1 SSC) were led by Division II National Player of the Week Lauren Tybor, who scored four goals. Leah Dunn and Sara Grenier each had a hat trick, while Hunter Cairo, Allie Wood, and Haley Heggblodfound the goal column for t