1991 NCAA Division I Women's Lacrosse Championship

The 1991 NCAA Division I Women's Lacrosse Championship was the 10th annual single-elimination tournament to determine the national championship of Division I NCAA women's college lacrosse. The championship game was played at Lions Stadium in Trenton, New Jersey during May 1991. [1] All NCAA Division I women's lacrosse programs were eligible for this championship. A total of 6 teams were invited to participate.

1991 NCAA Division I Women's
Lacrosse Championship
DatesMay 1991
Teams6
Finals siteLions Stadium
Trenton, NJ
ChampionsVirginia (1st title)
Runner-upMaryland (5th title game)
Attendance2,338 finals
NCAA Division I Women's Championships
«1990 1992»

The Virginia Cavaliers won their first championship by defeating the Maryland Terrapins in the final, 8–6.

The leading scorer for the tournament, with 10 goals, was Jenny Slingluff from Virginia. The Most Outstanding Player trophy was not awarded this year.

TeamsEdit

School Record
Harvard 10-2
Lafayette 16-1
Maryland 13-2
New Hampshire 10-1
Penn State 13-3
Virginia 15-1

Tournament bracketEdit

  First Round     Semifinals     Finals
Lions Stadium
Trenton, NJ
                           
        Virginia 10  
  Penn State 11     Penn State 5    
  Lafayette 9         Virginia 8
      Maryland 6
        Maryland (OT) 4    
  New Hampshire 11     New Hampshire 3  
  Harvard 10  

Tournament outstanding playersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Division I Women's Lacrosse Championship Results" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. Retrieved March 11, 2015.