Head Coach: Shelley Klaes-Bawcombe, seventh JMU season, 79-45; 12th career season, 129-80
JMU This Season (2013): 11-6 overall, 6-1 Colonial Athletic Association (regular-season co-champion)
JMU's season ended with a 6-4 loss to Hofstra in the CAA Tournament semifinals (May 3).
Six JMU Opponents in NCAA Tournament: Six teams the Dukes faced this season were among the 26 to qualify for the NCAA Tournament. The group includes top-seeded Maryland, number seven seed Penn State, Loyola, Virginia, Stanford and Towson. Five of JMU's six losses were to those teams.
Maryland, Stanford and Towson were automatic NCAA qualifiers as champions of their respective conferences. Penn State, Loyola and Virginia received at-large berths.
Dukes in the National Rankings: JMU is receiving votes in the Inside Lacrosse poll this week.
JMU Week by Week in the National Polls
Highest rank of season in bold
Preseason: nr IWLCA | nr Inside Lacrosse
Feb. 25: votes IWLCA | nr Inside Lacrosse
March 4: votes IWLCA | nr Inside Lacrosse
March 11: votes IWLCA | votes Inside Lacrosse
March 18: 19 IWLCA | 17 Inside Lacrosse
March 25: 19 IWLCA | 18t Inside Lacrosse
April 1: 19 IWLCA | votes Inside Lacrosse
April 8: votes IWLCA | votes Inside Lacrosse
April 15: votes IWLCA | votes Inside Lacrosse
April 22: votes IWLCA | votes Inside Lacrosse
April 29: votes IWLCA | votes Inside Lacrosse
May 6: nr IWLCA | votes Inside Lacrosse
Dukes Set Record for Shooting Accuracy: JMU set a team record with its .493 shooting percentage (182-369). The former school record for shooting accuracy was .486 (248-510) by the 2007 team.
The Dukes lead the CAA in shooting percentage as well as in save percentage (155 goals, 152 saves, .495). (NOTE: These statistics are not tracked by the NCAA).
Healy Leads CAA Stats: Sophomore goalkeeper Schylar Healy continues to lead the CAA in saves (9.21 avg.) and save percentage (.486). Among NCAA Division I goalies she's 14th in total saves (138), seventh in saves average and seventh in save percentage.
Casey Ancarrow ranks third in the CAA in goals average (2.41) and fourth in points average (3.12).
Ancarrow Among Career Leaders: Casey Ancarrow completed her career with scoring totals of 159 goals, 61 assists and 220 points. She is in fifth place on JMU's career goals and points lists and is tied for ninth on the career assist list.
Ancarrow is also tied for eighth on JMU's career draw controls with 119.
JMU Opponents in the National Polls*
School, Game Date, Site, (JMU Result), Ranking*
Penn State, March 6, away, (L 12-13), 7/7
Loyola, March 16, away, (W 9-8), 11/16
Virginia, March 20, home,(L 3-10), 12/20
Maryland, March 23, away, (L 8-18), 1/1
Stanford, March 30, home, (L 9-14), 20/votes
Towson, April 7, home, (L 10-16), votes/votes