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2012 News

August 23, 2012
Carolyn Mukai named to IWLCA Academic Honor Roll
The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) announced their Division III Academic Honor Roll this morning and Poet senior midfielder Carolyn Mukai was recognized for her achievements both on and off the field.

August 20, 2012
Poets earn spot on IWLCA All-Academic Team List
The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Association announced this afternoon their All-Academic Team’s and Whittier College was one of 61 schools recognized for their tremendous academic success.

May 21, 2012
Mukai named 1st Team All-West Region by IWLCA
Junior Carolyn Mukai added to her trophy case Thursday as the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) named the midfielder an All-West Region first-team selection for the second straight year.

May 7, 2012
Five Poets named to All-SCIAC Team
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its 2012 all-conference teams this past weekend and the Whittier College women's lacrosse team was honored with a first-team selection and four second-team honorees.

April 25, 2012
Whittier exits SCIAC Tournament in first round
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team who was coming off of a double overtime victory over Redlands University this past week helping them gain a first round home game for the SCIAC Championships finished their 2012 season in disappointing fashion as they dropped a 16-9 decision to Pomona-Pitzer.

April 22, 2012
Poets spoil Redlands senior day with 15-14 win in double OT; Earn home game in SCIAC Tournament
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team spoiled senior day for the Bulldogs of the University of Redlands Sunday afternoon by pulling out a 15-14 victory in overtime to hand Redlands their first loss of the season.

April 14, 2012
Poets hold on late for 15-10 victory over Sagehens in final home game
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team held on late despite a second half surge by the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer to win 16-10 in their final home game of the 2011-12 season.

April 12, 2012
Whittier drops nail biter to Claremont-M-S 20-15
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team for the second straight time have lost a nail biter to the Athena’s of Claremont-M-S falling 20-16 Wednesday evening.

April 7, 2012
Occidental’s offense pulls away late to 20-9 victory
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team came back from Spring Break just to fall to the Tigers of Occidental College 20-9 Saturday afternoon.

March 30, 2012
Poets drop tough decision to Pacific University 11-8 in final spring break game
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team wrapped up their spring break trip with a tough loss to the Boxers of Pacific University 11-8.

March 29, 2012
Whittier wins second straight; Cruises to 19-10 win over Linfield
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team continues their offensive prowess as they won their second straight game using a 10 goal second half to cruise to the 19-10 victory over Linfield College.

March 27, 2012
Baxter leads Poets to 22-11 win over Puget Sound
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team opened up their spring break trip up North with a 22-11 victory over the Loggers of Puget Sound Tuesday evening.

March 21, 2012
Sewanee pulls away late for 18-14 victory over Whittier
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team fought all night but had their comeback fall short as Sewanee held on late for the four goal victory 18-14 Wednesday evening.

March 18, 2012
Sun shines on Poet’s 14-12 victory over North Central (Ill.)
On a weekend full of rain, wind, and game postponements, the sun poked out for the Whittier College women’s lacrosse team as they held on for the 14-12 victory over North Central (Ill.).

March 13, 2012
Poets drop tight decision to Ladies 16-12
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team dropped a tight decision to the Ladies of Kenyon College Tuesday evening falling 16-12 in the latter stages of the game to drop to 1-5.

March 12, 2012
Poets cut down loggers 22-11; Gain first win of the season
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team who seeked their first win of the season finally achieved this goal cruising to the 22-11 victory over the Loggers of Puget Sound Monday evening.

March 6, 2012
Poets suffer one goal loss in double OT to Skyhawks
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team suffered a one goal loss 20-19 in double overtime to the Skyhawks of Fort Lewis Tuesday evening after leading for a majority of the game.

March 3, 2012
Whittier gets down early; Fall late to Occidental 20-11
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team continues to seek their first win of the season but again surrendered twenty goals for the third straight game Saturday evening to the Tigers of Occidental College.

February 25, 2012
Poets get up early but can’t hold on despite second half comeback
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team continues to search for their first win this season but will have to wait till next week to get it as their second half comeback fell short to the University of Redlands as they fell 21-15.

February 18, 2012
Poet’s comeback falls short; Fall to Sagehens
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team dropped their second straight game and second straight SCIACA contest as their comeback fell short falling to the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer 26-18.

February 15, 2012
Athena’s second half surge too much for Poets to overcome; Lose opener 14-11
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse team opened up both their 2012 campaign and their SCIAC Conference play with a matchup against the Athena’s of Claremont-M-S on a cold, rainy Wednesday evening.

December 7, 2011
Women’s Lacrosse announces 2011-12 recruiting class
The Whittier College women’s lacrosse program has just ended their fall ball season and head coach Staci Williams is excited to announce that she has six new freshmen to add to this year’s roster.