GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Meagan Bourque exploded for a career-high eight goals as the Pfeiffer women's lacrosse team (1-0) began the DIII era with a dominating 19-6 victory at Greensboro (0-2) on Saturday afternoon. Bourque's previous high of five goals was topped when the sophomore scored six times in the first period, including three consecutive goals in a 3-minute span.
The Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team opens up its 2018 season with a matchup against USA South opponent Greensboro at noon on Saturday. The Falcons embark on a new era as the program transitions to NCAA Division III.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. - First-year Head Coach Jenn Flaherty has announced the 2018 women’s lacrosse schedule. 2018 will be a historic year as the Falcons enter their first season as a Division III program.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. - Former women’s lacrosse standout and 2014 First Team All-American Katherine Athens has been hired as an assistant coach at Saint Francis, the program announced on Friday. Athens is Pfeiffer’s all-time leader in ground balls, caused turnovers and draw controls and earned back-to-back Conference Carolinas Defensive Player of the Year honors in 2013 and 2014.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. - Pfeiffer University Athletics has announced the hiring of Jenn Flaherty as the sixth head coach in women’s lacrosse history. Flaherty has plenty of knowledge of the Falcons as she joins the Pfeiffer family after six years as head coach at Conference Carolinas opponent Belmont Abbey College.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. - Pfeiffer University athletics has announced the resignation of former women’s lacrosse head coach Chandler Borrosh. Borrosh guided the Falcons for two seasons before stepping down to pursue a career in the medical field.
A pair of Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse alums will square off Sunday with a trip to the NCAA Tournament on the line as Campbell takes on High Point in the Big South Conference Tournament Championship game at noon. The game will air at noon and feature Lydnsey Boswell’s top-seeded High Point squad taking on Dawn Easley’s Campbell team and will be broadcast on ESPN3.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Conference Carolinas announced its 2017 women’s lacrosse award winners on Saturday afternoon and included were five players from Pfeiffer University. Juniors Molly O’Friel and Josie Lent, and sophomore Ally Unkenholz were tabbed first-team All-Conference, while freshman Meagan Bourque and junior goalkeeper Emily James were honored as second-team representatives.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – The No. 4-seeded Pfeiffer University women’s lacrosse team (9-7) fell to No. 5 seed North Greenville (10-8) by a final score of 11-8 in the quarterfinals of the Conference Carolinas tournament on Wednesday afternoon. With the loss, the Falcons have concluded their 2017 season.
High Point, NC- Conference Carolinas is proud to announce the 2017 Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Academic All-Conference award winners. Each sport’s Academic All-Conference Team exemplifies the conference’s commitment to “Academics & Athletics Working Together.” The Falcons placed seven players on the Academic All-Conference teams.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Pfeiffer University’s women’s lacrosse team (9-6, 7-3 CC) wrapped up the 2017 regular season with a difficult 20-9 loss to Mount Olive (10-6, 8-1) at NE Lefko field on Tuesday afternoon.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. – The Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team (9-5, 7-2 CC) scored a season-high 14 goals in the first half en route to an 18-5 win over conference opponent Barton (1-10, 0-9) at NE Lefko Field on Wednesday evening.
DUE WEST, S.C. – The Pfeiffer University women’s lacrosse team improved to 8-5 (6-2 CC) after putting on a dominating show Saturday afternoon, beating Erskine 18-8 on the road in Due West, South Carolina. Offensively, the Falcons scored their second-highest total of the season and reached 15 goals or more for the fifth time in 2017.
BELMONT, NC – Belmont Abbey (7-5, 6-1 CC) midfielder Katelin Glass scored the go-ahead and eventual game-winning goal with 1:32 remaining to beat the Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team (7-5, 5-2) by a final score of 8-7 on Wednesday afternoon at Alumni Field.
GAFFNEY, SC - In a matchup that would determine first place in the conference standings, the Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team (7-4, 5-1 CC) dropped a 15-2 decision at No. 8 Limestone (9-1, 5-0 CC) on Saturday afternoon. Each team entered play with an unblemished record in league play but the Saints grabbed sole possession of first place with the impressive victory.
BANNERS ELK, NC – The Pfeiffer University women’s lacrosse team beat Lees-McRae by a score of 12-8 on Wednesday afternoon to improve to 7-3 on the season while remaining undefeated in Conference Carolinas play; the loss drops LMC to 2-4 (1-3). With a 5-0 record, the Falcons are tied with Limestone (8-1, 4-0) for first place in the CC standings.
SALISBURY, NC – The Pfeiffer University women’s lacrosse team erased several multi-goal deficits in both the first and second halves but could not come away with a win, falling on the road at Catawba with a 12-11 decision in overtime. Junior Molly O’Friel (Chesapeake Beach, MD / Huntingtown HS) finished with four goals with a career-high seven ground balls and a game-best nine draw controls. Sophomore Ally Unkenholz (Ellicott City, MD / Mt. Hebron HS) also scored four times in the effort.
MISENHEIMER, NC – Seven different players scored for the Pfeiffer University women’s lacrosse team (5-2, 3-0 CC) as the Falcons rallied for a 15-13 win against Converse (3-5, 1-1) at NE Lefko Field on Saturday afternoon. Pfeiffer bounced back from a three-goal deficit in the second half to remain undefeated in the conference while improving to 4-1 at home.
MISENHEIMER, NC — The Pfeiffer University women's lacrosse team fell victim to a 15-minute second-half scoring drought on Wednesday afternoon en route to a 12-7 loss against Lenoir-Rhyne at NE Lefko Field. Sophomore Ally Unkenholz (Ellicott City, MD / Mt. Hebron HS) led the Falcons with three goals and two ground balls while junior Mollie O'Friel (Chesapeake Beach, MD / Huntingtown HS) scored twice and added an assist.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team (4-1) outscored Huntingdon (0-5) 11-0 in the second half and cruised to a 16-3 victory on Sunday afternoon. Ally Unkenholz scored five times and Meagan Bourque registered four goals and two assists for the Falcons.
WINGATE, N.C. - The Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team (3-1) dropped its first game of the season, falling to Wingate (2-1) by a final score of 20-9 on Wednesday afternoon. The loss ends Pfeiffer’s three game winning streak.
MISENHEIMER, NC – The Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team defeated Tusculum 12-10 on Saturday afternoon at N.E. Lefko Field. Ally Unkenholz and Molly O’Friel led with seven total goals as the Falcons improved to 3-0 on the season, dropping the Pioneers to 2-2.
MISENHEIMER, N.C. - In their home opener, the Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team (2-0, 2-0 CC) outlasted North Greenville (1-1, 0-1) by a final score of 10-8 on N.E. Lefko Field Wednesday night. Ally Unkenholz and Molly O’Friel each scored three times in the victory and Kylie Lode tallied two goals and two assists.
HIGH POINT, N.C. – Pfeiffer University Midfielder Molly O'Friel has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week for games played from Feb. 6-12, the Conference announced today.
FRANKLIN SPRINGS, GA - The Pfeiffer women’s lacrosse team (1-0, 1-0 CC) won its season opener on Saturday afternoon, erasing a 7-5 halftime deficit with a 13-2 advantage in the second half to come away with a 18-9 victory. Molly O’Friel opened her junior campaign with seven goals and two assists.
Limestone College were named the early favorite to win the 2017 Conference Carolinas Women's Lacrosse Championship, the league announced today. The Saints garnered 90 points and nine first-place votes from conference coaches