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March 1, 2013
Lesley Names Stimson as Head Women's Volleyball Coach
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Lesley University Athletics Director Jen Benway has announced that Jamee Stimson will become the Lynx head women’s volleyball coach.

October 31, 2012
Lesley ousted from NECC's by DWC in three
Daniel Webster advanced with a 3-0 NECC Tournament victory over visiting Lesley Wednesday night, ending the Lynx 2012 season. Megan Ortwein led the Lynx with two aces, seven kills and zero errors.

October 28, 2012
Lynx suffer 3-0 setback at Southern Vermont
Southern Vermont topped Lesley in three sets Sunday afternoon, with Danielle Johnson leading the Lynx with five kills and Danielle McDonald tallying eight digs.

October 24, 2012
Nighthawks block by Lynx, hand Lesley 3-1 defeat
Newbury used three solo blocks and 17 block assists to top Lesley by the score of 3-1 Wednesday night. Megan Ortwein totaled five kills with only one error for the Lynx.

October 23, 2012
Lynx can’t close out rallying Rams in 3-2 loss to Suffolk
Lesley took a 2-0 lead but Suffolk stormed back with three straight wins Tuesday night, besting the Lynx 3-2 in Lesley’s women’s volleyball home finale. Kate Miller led all players with 20 kills to go with a 16 digs.

October 19, 2012
Lynx celebrate senior night with 3-0 win over Becker
Kate Miller led all players with 12 kills and fellow senior Megan Ortwein fired three of Lesley's season-high 20 aces in the Lynx 3-0 win over Becker Friday night.

October 18, 2012
Aces wild: Lynx sink Buccaneers with 20 aces in 3-0 win
Katrina Stroganoff and Kate Miller each fired five service aces as the Lynx tied a season-high with 20 service aces in the team's 3-0 win over visiting Mass Maritime Thursday night.

October 16, 2012
Daniel Webster takes first two sets, holds on for 3-1 win
Senior Megan Ortwein posted a season-high 11 kills to go with 17 digs for her first double-double of the year, but Lesley fell 3-1 to NECC rival Daniel Webster.

October 13, 2012
Attack holds Lynx back in 3-1 loss at Bay Path
Sophomore Rachel Frederickson totaled her first double-double of the season with a career-high 12 assists to go with 10 digs in the Lynx 3-1 loss at Bay Path.

October 10, 2012
Lesley's 20 aces serve Pride a 3-1 loss
Led by Kate Miller's match-best seven service aces, Lesley smacked 20 aces in all, topping NECC rival Regis 3-1 Wednesday night.

October 7, 2012
Lynx overcome early point for 3-1 win over Mitchell
Senior Kate Miller led all players with 14 kills and totaled a season-best 20 digs in Lesley's 3-1 come-from-behind win over Mitchell, improving the Lynx to 2-0 in NECC play.

September 29, 2012
Volleyball takes NECC opener, 3-1 at Elms
Danielle Johnson's 13 kills pushed Lesley to a 3-1 win in the Lynx NECC opener, snapping a six-match slide.

September 27, 2012
Mustangs bust slump with 3-0 win over Lynx
Sophomores Alyson Finbow and Danielle Johnson totaled seven kills each, but Mount Ida topped visiting Lesley 3-0 in non-conference women's volleyball action Thursday night.

September 25, 2012
Women's volleyball can't contain red-hot Corsairs
Danielle Johnson led all players with three service aces, but Lesley lost 3-0 to UMass-Dartmouth, winners of 13 of 14.

September 22, 2012
Lesley drops pair at Salve Regina tri-match
Lesley suffered a pair of 3-0 losses to Wheaton and Salve Regina Saturday. Kate Miller led the team with 11 assists against Wheaton and with five kills against Salve.

September 20, 2012
Women's volleyball falls at St. Joseph's, 3-0
Senior Kaitlyn Miller led the Lynx with eight assists, and Alyson Finbow added three kills as the Lynx dropped a 3-0 decision at St. Joseph's of Maine Thursday night.

September 18, 2012
Vikings sail 3-0 over Lynx with pair of tight wins
Salem State used a 25-22 Game 1 win and a 25-22 victory in the second set to top the Lynx 3-0 Tuesday night. Megan Ortwein led the Lynx with seven kills, nine digs and three aces.

September 15, 2012
Lynx squash Gators in home opener, 3-0
The Lynx sprinted out to a 14-0 lead, cruising to a 3-0 win over Pine Manor behind six kills each from Megan Ortwein and Alyson Finbow.

September 6, 2012
Early hurdles prove costly for Lynx at WPI
WPI opened up leads early six-point leads in each of the first two sets and went on to a 3-0 win over visiting Lesley Thursday night. Alyson Finbow led the Lynx with five kills and a .267 hitting percentage.

September 5, 2012
Lions roar over Lynx in three
Emerson won a battle of two 1-1 teams, hitting .329 in knocking off the visiting Lynx in three sets. Kate Miller led the Lynx offense with five kills.

September 1, 2012
Lynx split season-opening tri-match at Eastern Naz
Lesley split its season-opening tri-match at Eastern Nazarene, losing 3-0 to the Lions before turning around to drop Anna Maria 3-0. Senior Megan Ortwein led the Lynx with four service aces, and Danielle Johnson paced the team with 11 kills.

August 31, 2012
Lynx women's volleyball makes a difference at Cradles to Crayons
Lesley's women's volleyball team volunteered this week at Cradles to Crayons, a Boston non-profit that provides clothing for low-income children.

August 28, 2012
Lynx women's teams win fourth straight Champions Cup
Lesley's won a fourth straight NECC Champions Cup on the women's side, the league announced. The Lynx men's teams finished in fourth place.

August 22, 2012
Lynx spikers picked for middle of the pack in preseason poll
Lesley was picked to finish in fifth place in the NECC preseason coaches poll, the league announced on Wednesday.

July 16, 2012
Women's volleyball releases 2012 schedule
After finishing the 2011 regular season by winning five of its last six matches, women's volleyball looks to keep the momentum going into 2012 with its season schedule released today.