Ashland University’s lacrosse team took to the field for the first time this past spring. And for the first time, the Eagle lacrosse team is one of the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Zag Sports Academic Honor Squads.
Closing out an impressive 2018-19 Ashland University academic season, 84 Eagles earned spring academic laurels from the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, as announced by the conference on Thursday (June 13) morning.
It happens every August – coaches and student-athletes begin the path toward a new season, and members of athletic departments prep themselves for the nine-month marathon which is the new academic year. It happens every June – coaches, student-athletes and members of athletic departments begin their summers following a reflection of the season that just concluded.
Ashland University lacrosse junior Sofia Michael was named to the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference first team on Thursday (May 2) night, becoming the program's first all-conference player in history.
Ashland University’s student-athletes will start Finals Week in a few short hours. Prior to that, however, hundreds of Eagles had the chance to dress up and reflect on the 2018-19 athletic year at the fourth ASHPY awards on Sunday (April 28) night in the Upper Convocation Center.
The end of the 2018-19 Ashland University athletic year is approaching, and with that, the fourth annual ASHPY Awards, presented by AU’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, will be Sunday (April 28) at 7 p.m. in the Upper Convocation Center.
Ashland University's lacrosse team won its first game in program history the last time out against Shorter, but the Eagles were not able to pick up a second straight win at Mars Hill on Thursday (March 7).