MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University women's lacrosse team kicks off their fourth season this weekend when they host McKendree this Saturday, February 15. The team looks to improve upon its previous season which saw its first post season berth with an appearance in the conference quarterfinals.
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SATURDAY VS. MCKENDREE
| 2019 SEASON
Last year the women posted a program best four wins, advancing to the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference quarterfinals for the first time in program history.
| PRESEASON POLL
After finishing seventh in the conference standings last season and clinching their first post season appearance, the women have been picked to finish fourth in 2020 in the GLIAC preseason poll.
| NEW LEADERSHIP
Lindsey LeMay is taking over the reigns in 2020, joining the team from Wartburg College where she served as the assistant coach.
LeMay becomes just the second head coach in the program's history.
| 50 YEARS OF WOMEN'S SPORTS
Throughout the 2019-20 season, NMU will celebrate the history of Women's Sports at Northern Michigan. Fans are encouraged to contribute with their favorite and most memorable moments and athletes of NMU women's sports. Please go to THIS LINK to contribute your favorite or most memorable moment and athletes. More information on this year's celebration can be found HERE.