Duke Blue Devils women's lacrosse

The Duke Blue Devils women's lacrosse team is a NCAA Division I college lacrosse team representing Duke University as part of the Atlantic Coast Conference. They play their home games at Koskinen Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

Duke Blue Devils women's lacrosse
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Founded1996
UniversityDuke University
Head coachKerstin Kimel (since 1996 season)
StadiumKoskinen Stadium (capacity: 4500)
LocationDurham, North Carolina
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
NicknameBlue Devils
ColorsDuke Blue and White[1]
         
NCAA Tournament Final Fours
1999, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2015
NCAA Tournament appearances
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Conference Tournament championships
2005
Conference regular season championships
2004, 2005, 2006, 2007

Historical statisticsEdit

Overall
Years of Lacrosse 23
1st Season 1996
Head Coaches 1
All-Time Record 284-150
ACC games
ACC season W-L record (Since 1997) 54-49
ACC Titles 4
ACC Tournament Titles 1
NCAA Tournament
NCAA Appearances 19
NCAA W-L record 24-19
Final Fours 7
Championship Games 0
NCAA National Championships 0

*Statistics through 2018 season

Individual career recordsEdit

Reference:[2]

Record Number Player Years
Goals 216 Katie Chrest 2003-06
Assists 119 Kerrin Maurer 2012-15
Points 287 Katie Chrest 2003-06
Ground balls 210 Kate Kaiser 1999-03
Draw controls 265 Emma Hamm 2008-12
Caused turnovers 142 Kate Kaiser 1999-03
Saves 646 Megan Huether 2003-06
Save % .563 Shannon Chaney 1997-00
GAA 7.64 Kristen Foster 1999-02

Individual single-season recordsEdit

Record Number Player Year
Goals 71 Caroline Cryer 2007
Assists 47 Christie Kaestner 2011
Points 96 Katie Chrest 2005
Ground balls 61 Meghan Miller 2003
Draw controls 110 Olivia Jenner 2016
Caused turnovers 46 Rachel Sanford 2006
Saves 196 Megan Huether 2005
Save % .593 Shannon Chaney 1997
GAA 6.63 Kristen Foster 2001

SeasonsEdit

Season Coach Overall Conference Standing Postseason
NCAA Division I (Independent) (1996–1996)
1996 Kerstin Kimel 3-12
NCAA Division I (Atlantic Coast Conference) (1997–present)
1997 Kerstin Kimel 8-8 0-3 4th
1998 Kerstin Kimel 10-7 1-2 T-2nd NCAA First Round
1999 Kerstin Kimel 13-5 1-2 T-2nd NCAA Semifinal
2000 Kerstin Kimel 11-6 1-2 T-3rd NCAA Quarterfinal
2001 Kerstin Kimel 15-4 2-1 2nd NCAA Quarterfinal
2002 Kerstin Kimel 10-8 1-2 3rd NCAA Quarterfinal
2003 Kerstin Kimel 13-5 2-1 2nd NCAA First Round
2004 Kerstin Kimel 13-6 3-0 1st NCAA First Round
2005 Kerstin Kimel 17-4 3-1 T-1st NCAA Semifinal
2006 Kerstin Kimel 18-3 4-1 T-1st NCAA Semifinal
2007 Kerstin Kimel 16-3 4-1 T-1st NCAA Semifinal
2008 Kerstin Kimel 13-8 3-2 3rd NCAA Semifinal
2009 Kerstin Kimel 15-6 3-2 3rd NCAA Quarterfinal
2010 Kerstin Kimel 14-6 2-3 4th NCAA Quarterfinal
2011 Kerstin Kimel 15-5 4-1 2nd NCAA Semifinal
2012 Kerstin Kimel 12-7 3-2 T-2nd NCAA Quarterfinal
2013 Kerstin Kimel 14-6 2-3 4th NCAA Quarterfinal
2014 Kerstin Kimel 11-8 3-4 T-4th NCAA Quarterfinal
2015 Kerstin Kimel 16-5 5-2 T-2nd NCAA Semifinal
2016 Kerstin Kimel 11-9 4-3 T-3rd NCAA Second Round
2017 Kerstin Kimel 8-9 1-6 8th
2018 Kerstin Kimel 8-9 2-5 6th
Total: 284-150 (.654)

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

Postseason ResultsEdit

The Blue Devils have appeared in 19 NCAA tournaments. Their postseason record is 24-19.[3]

Year Seed Round Opponent Score
1998 -- First Round Temple L, 11-17
1999 #3 Quarterfinal
Semifinal
James Madison
#2 Virginia
W, 11-10
L, 8-9
2000 -- First Round
Quarterfinal
Dartmouth
#2 Princeton
W, 7-6
L, 8-9 (2ot)
2001 #2 First Round
Quarterfinal
#15 Temple
#7 Loyola (MD)
W, 17-3
L, 6-7
2002 -- First Round
Quarterfinal
Vanderbilt
#1 Georgetown
W, 10-5
L, 4-11
2003 #4 First Round Ohio State L, 7-10
2004 -- First Round Georgetown L, 12-13 (ot)
2005 #2 First Round
Quarterfinal
Semifinal
Richmond
North Carolina
#6 Virginia
W, 16-4
W, 15-7
L, 13-15
2006 #1 First Round
Quarterfinal
Semifinal
Holy Cross
#8 James Madison
#4 Northwestern
W, 18-2
W, 16-6
L, 10-11 (ot)
2007 #2 First Round
Quarterfinal
Semifinal
Le Moyne
#7 Johns Hopkins
#3 Virginia
W, 23-8
W, 12-6
L, 13-14
2008 -- First Round
Quarterfinal
Semifinal
#6 Georgetown
#3 Maryland
#2 Penn
W, 10-8
W, 9-7
L, 8-9
2009 #5 First Round
Quarterfinal
Virginia
#4 Penn
W, 15-13 (ot)
L, 9-10 (2ot)
2010 #7 First Round
Quarterfinal
Vanderbilt
#2 Northwestern
W, 16-15
L, 8-18
2011 #5 First Round
Quarterfinal
Semifinal
Penn
#4 Florida
#1 Maryland
W, 12-9
W, 13-9
L, 8-14
2012 #7 First Round
Quarterfinal
Virginia
#2 Northwestern
W, 11-9
L, 7-12
2013 -- First Round
Second Round
Quarterfinal
Princeton
#8 Navy
#1 Maryland
W, 10-9 (2ot)
W, 10-5
L, 9-14
2014 -- First Round
Second Round
Quarterfinal
Stanford
#8 Notre Dame
#1 Maryland
W, 13-8
W, 10-8
L, 8-15
2015 #3 Second Round
Quarterfinal
Semifinal
USC
Princeton
#2 North Carolina
W, 17-9
W, 7-3
L, 7-16
2016 -- First Round
Second Round
Loyola (MD)
#3 North Carolina
W, 14-8
L, 10-15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Duke Athletics Quick Facts". GoDuke.com. September 5, 2019. Retrieved November 26, 2019.
  2. ^ "2017 Duke WLAX Media Guide" (PDF). Go Duke. Retrieved October 22, 2017.
  3. ^ "Division I Women's Lacrosse 2017 Championships Records Book" (PDF). NCAA. Retrieved October 26, 2017.