4 Oilers Earn All-Region Honors from IWLCA

4 Oilers Earn All-Region Honors from IWLCA

The University of Findlay women's lacrosse team had four individuals earn second team all-Midwest Region honors from the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) on May 16. Seniors Claire Ferrell and Brie Caruso were joined by juniors Brittany Stephens and Ciara Burud on the team.

Ferrell was a first team all-Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) pick for the Oilers in 2019 and finished the year with 140 assists in goal. She is the Oilers all-time leader in wins with 19 and saves with 319.

Caruso was also a first team all-conference selection and finished second on the team with 47 goals. She also added 15 assists and a team-high 46 draw controls. During her career, Caruso racked up 120 goals, the sixth-highest mark in program history.

Stephens was tabbed the G-MAC Defender of the Year and also earned first team all-conference accolades. She recorded 53 ground balls and caused 26 turnovers. Stephens currently ranks fourth all-time at Findlay with 61 caused turnovers.

Burud led the Oilers with 52 goals and also added 16 assists. The first team all-conference performer also led the team in ground balls with 60 and caused turnovers with 33. Burud ranks third all-time at Findlay with 144 goals and third all-time with 137 ground balls.