2018-19 Tusculum Women's Lacrosse News

  • Pioneers to host Lees-McRae Thursday afternoon
    March 18, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University women's lacrosse team has finalized the makeup date for its non-conference match against Lees-McRae College, head coach Joelle-Sara Prata has announced.
  • Lenoir-Rhyne defeats Pioneers in SAC opener
    March 16, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Rachel Elmore capped an all-around performance with five goals and an assist as Lenoir-Rhyne University defeated Tusculum University 18-7 in South Atlantic Conference women's lacrosse action Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Field.
  • Career highs lead Pioneers to 22-10 win at Emmanuel
    March 12, 2019
    FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. --- Juliette Cusano and Rachel Holmes each scored a career-high six goals as Tusculum University defeated Emmanuel College 22-10 in non-conference women's lacrosse action Tuesday afternoon.
  • Sign up TODAY for the PSAAC Make-A-Wish 5K Run/Walk
    March 11, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University Pioneer Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (PSAAC) will host the eighth annual Make-A-Wish 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, April 6 on the Greeneville campus.
  • Walsh claims 16-7 victory over Pioneers
    March 02, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Walsh University defeated Tusculum University 16-7 in non-conference women's lacrosse action Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Field.
  • Balanced attack leads UVa-Wise past Pioneers, 19-8
    February 27, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Four players scored three goals and three more added two apiece to lead Virginia-Wise to a 19-8 victory over Tusculum Wednesday afternoon in non-conference women's lacrosse action at Pioneer Field.
  • Tusculum, Lees-McRae women's lacrosse game postponed
    February 23, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Saturday’s women’s lacrosse game between Tusculum University and Lees-McRae College has been postponed due to inclement weather and wet field conditions on the Greeneville campus. A make-up date has yet to be announced.
  • Schedule changes announced for softball, women's lacrosse
    February 19, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University athletic department has announced schedule changes for this week for its softball and women’s lacrosse programs.
  • Belmont Abbey downs Pioneers, 17-6
    February 16, 2019
    BELMONT, N.C. --- Belmont Abbey College defeated Tusculum University 17-6 in non-conference women's lacrosse action Saturday afternoon.
  • Pioneers fall 16-5 at North Greenville
    February 12, 2019
    TIGERVILLE, S.C. --- North Greenville University scored the final eight goals of the first half and went on to a 16-5 victory over Tusculum University in non-conference women's lacrosse action Tuesday afternoon.
  • Pioneers to have new look to open 2019 season
    February 06, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University women's lacrosse team will have a new look when it opens the 2019 season on Wednesday, Feb. 6 against Shorter.
  • Shorter stops Pioneers 16-12 in season opener
    February 06, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Shorter University scored six unanswered goals midway through the second half and went on to defeat Tusculum University 16-12 in non-conference women's lacrosse action Wednesday afternoon at Pioneer Field.
  • Pioneers tagged for fifth in SAC preseason poll, Cusano and Sanders earn All-Conference recognition
    January 24, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- The South Atlantic Conference has announced its preseason coaches poll and preseason All-Conference teams for women's lacrosse. Tusculum University was picked to finish fifth in the preseason poll, and two members of the team were selected preseason second-team All-Conference.
  • School-record 324 named to Athletic Director's Honor Roll
    January 02, 2019
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- A school record 324 student-athletes have been named to the 2018 Tusculum Athletic Director’s Fall Honor Roll announced Doug Jones, vice president of athletics and university initiatives.
  • Prata named interim women's lacrosse coach
    September 21, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Joelle-Sara Prata has been promoted to interim head coach of the Tusculum University women’s lacrosse program announced TU vice president for athletics Doug Jones.
  • Handshoe stepping down as women's lacrosse coach
    July 30, 2018
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- After four years at the helm of the Tusculum University women’s lacrosse program, TU head coach Jenna Handshoe has resigned according to Doug Jones, Vice President of Student Success and Athletics. Handshoe is stepping down to accept the NCAA Division I head coaching post at her alma mater Presbyterian College.
  • Tusculum named IWLCA Academic Honor Squad for fourth straight year
    July 23, 2018
    GRAND LAKE, Colo. --- Six Tusculum University student-athletes have been named to the 2018 Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches' Association (IWLCA) Zag Sports Division II Academic Honor Roll.