Hounds Earn IWLCA Team Academic Award

Grand Lake, Colo. (August 19) -- The Assumption College women's lacrosse team has been recognized as earning Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division II Academic Honor Squad honors for the 2014 season as the Hounds posted an overall GPA of a 3.0 or higher.

In total, 45 squads from across the nation earned this honor in Division II, including just seven in the Northeast-10 Conference.

Under the direction of fourth-year head coach Abbey Capobianco, the Hounds posted a 9-7 overall record to go along with a 6-6 league mark and a 6-3 home record. The team had three players earn Northeast-10 All-Conference recognition, along with two Academic All-Conference honorees in seniors Mary Guinee (Topsfield, Mass./Masconomet) and Kathryn Beall (Shrewsbury, Mass./Shrewsbury).

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