Jan. 8, 2010
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -
Santa Clara University women's club lacrosse player, Krista Shaw ('10), has been named the Women's Division Intercollegiate Associates (WDIA) Preseason Player of the Year by Lacrosse Magazine. She also finished first in a fan poll that was hosted on the magazine's website, laxmagazine.com.
For the past two seasons, Shaw has won the Midfielder of the Year award, given out at the end of each season at the WDIA National Championships. She is also a two-time first team All-American.
The women's lacrosse team finished in sixth place last year at the WDIA National Championships in Scottsdale, Arizona and start this year off at No. 4 in the preseason rankings. Their first game of the season is against California on January 29 at 7 p.m. in Berkeley. Their first home game is February 6 against Sonoma State at 11 a.m. on Bellomy Field.