Four Great Danes have been named as 2018-19 America East Spring Scholar-Athletes. Tara Belinsky from women's track & field, Jordyn Marr from women's lacrosse, Jakob Patterson from men's lacrosse, and Sarah Petzold from softball were the selections for their respective sports, the conference offices announced Thursday. The University at Albany claimed four of the available six Scholar-Athlete honors for the spring season.
168 UAlbany Student-Athletes Named to America East Honor Roll
The University at Albany women's lacrosse team landed two players on the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association Northeast Regional Second Team. Juniors Madison Conway and Sam Tortora earned the honor for their performances during the 2019 season.
UAlbany falls in the America East championship game to Stony Brook, having met the Seawolves in the final for the eighth-straight season.
For the ninth consecutive season, the University at Albany women's lacrosse team will play in the America East championship game, and for the eighth consecutive season, their opponent in the title game will be Stony Brook.
UAlbany uses a big second half to overcome a halftime deficit and advance to the program's ninth-straight America East title game.
Conway, Carroll Highlight All-Conference Awards
For the seventh straight season, the University at Albany women's lacrosse team has clinched the two-seed in the America East Tournament. The Great Danes will face off against New Hampshire is Thursday's semifinal round in a rematch of UAlbany's most thrilling victory of the 2019 regular season.
Kendra Harbinger's five points lead UAlbany over UMBC in the regular season finale ahead of Thursday's America East semifinal round.
The University at Albany women's lacrosse team will host its 2019 regular season finale on Saturday in the team's Spread Respect game when they will host UMBC ahead of the America East Tournament.
For the sixth time this season, University at Albany freshman Hailey Carroll has been named America East women's lacrosse Rookie of the Week. She was named alongside Co-Offensive Players Ally Kennedy from Stony Brook and Larivee Mickenie from New Hampshire, and Co-Defensive Players Carly Tolino from UMBC and Caroline Hernon from New Hampshire.
UAlbany wins big behind four goals from Hailey Carroll and multiple-goal games from four other Great Danes in the regular-season road finale at Hartford.