May 24, 2007
Baltimore, Md. - Loyola junior captain Kristen Stone earned a first-team Mid-Atlantic Region All-America selection Wednesday. Stone is one of 128 student-athletes chosen by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association to eight All-Region teams. Stone and the other 127 honorees are now eligible for the IWLCA/US Lacrosse All-America teams which will be announced on May 29.
Stone, a defender, earned the honor for the first time in her career after leading the Greyhounds in groundballs (37) and caused turnovers (24) this season. Her work on the field earned her a first-team All-BIG EAST selection this season as well. In the most recent NCAA statistics, she ranks 34th in the country in caused turnovers and 71st in groundballs.