Mansfield, Mass. – The Elms College women's lacrosse team has been selected third in the New England Collegiate Conference Coaches Pre-Season Poll.
Elms College tallied 16 points to land in the third slot. Elms will also be under the direction of a first year head coach, as Christa Morrison steps in for the Blazers. Elms will return six starters from a season ago, including the 2018 NECC Player of the Year, and 2019 NECC first team all-conference performer, Haley Richard (Monson, Mass.). The midfielder was second in the league in goals and points, with 73 and 116, a season ago.
The Blazers open their season on Friday 2/28 at 4PM when they travel to UMass-Dartmouth.
2020 NECC Women's Lacrosse Preseason Coaches' Poll
- New England College- 24 (4)
- Becker – 21 (2)
- Elms- 16
- Mitchell- 13
- Bay Path- 10
- Dean- 6