Opening draw set for Noon ET.
Game set for 1 p.m.
Bearcats drop pair of matches to ranked teams to open 2015.
Head coach Gina Oliver and lacrosse captains Megan Bell and Meg Gulmi talk about preseason practice.
Head coach Gina Oliver and 2015 captains Megan Bell and Meg Gulmi talk about the lacrosse team's fall practice.
Megan Bell on being named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week
Head Coach Gina Oliver and 2014 lacrosse captains Megan Bell and Kelsey Conway talk about the start of practice.
Lacrosse Defeats Rutgers, 9-8, for First BIG EAST Victory in Program History
UC Lacrosse routs Detroit 16-6 in fourth straight home win.
UC plays host to Niagara at Nippert Stadium for the 2013 Lacrosse home opener
BIG EAST Opener Cincinnati vs. Louisville March 27, 2012
2015: Saw action in the first two games of the season before missing the duration of the year due to injury ... Recorded a goal and an assist against No. 11 Notre Dame ... Also had a ground ball and three draw controls against the Irish ... Scored one goal at No. 13 Louisville before suffering a season-ending knee injury against the Cardinals ... Enters final year of eligibility ranking fifth all-time in career points (77), tied for fourth in career goals (64) and 10th in career assists (13) ... Also the program's all-time leader in draw controls with 156.
2014: Team captain started the first seven games of the season before knee injury early in the Coastal Carolina game forced her to miss the final 10 games of the year ... Still finished sixth on the team with 18 points (12 goals, six assists) ... Named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week on Feb. 25 after scoring 10 points in games at Stetson and Florida ... Eight points (six goals) versus the Hatters were the most by a Bearcat in any game on the season ... Also won 13 draw controls at Stetson, a school record for draws in a game ... Scored five points (two goals, three assists), while assisting on Courtney Curtis' game-winning goal, in 10-9 overtime victory over Winthrop ... Won 32 draw controls in seven games, tying for the ninth-best season by a Bearcat ... Averaged 4.57 draw controls per game, the highest single-season mark ever at UC.
2013: Saw action in all 16 games...starting 15...recorded three ground balls against Oregon... Tallied five draw controls in the season opener against Coastal Carolina University...individual high of five goals against Presbyterian...caused three turnovers against Syracuse...finished the season with 29 goals and 3 assists.
2012: Saw action in 16 games, starting 14 ... led the team in draw controls with 65 ... finished fourth on team in goals scored (21) and shots taken (40) ... record six multi-goal games ... had at least one draw control in all but one game ... completed UC debut with two goals against San Diego State ... scored three goals against both Presbyterian and Longwood ... captured season best five ground balls against Fresno ... set draw control season high with 11 against Louisville ... netted four goals on seven attempts against UCONN.
High School: Three-year varsity letterwinner ... named all-county as a junior and senior ... a three-time all-division selection ... participated in the senior lacrosse all-star game ... won the county championships as a junior ... deemed the North County News Athlete of the Year ... participated in the Baltimore Metro US women's division national tournament as a sophomore and junior ... also a three-year letterwinner in soccer and four-year letterwinner in basketball.
Personal: Born on March 21, 1993 ... daughter of Hilly Bell and Wayne Sody and Mike Bell ... has two sisters, Heather and Kelly ... majoring in communications.