WORCESTER – The Assumption Department of Athletics announced Allison Collins, of Natick, has earned a spot on the 2019 Assumption Women’s Lacrosse team.
Collins, Class of 2022, will compete during the Greyhounds’ spring season.
Assumption Women’s Lacrosse, picked sixth in the Northeast-10 Preseason Coaches’ Poll, won their first five games of the season.
The team’s impressive start earned the program its first top-ten ranking in school history, ranking ninth in the in the latest Nike/US Lacrosse Magazine Poll, and a program best 19th in the most recent Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Coaches Poll.
Founded in 1904 by the Augustinians of the Assumption in Worcester, Assumption College is a Catholic liberal arts institution that offers undergraduate students 35 majors and 47 minors in the liberal arts, sciences, business, and professional studies; as well as master’s and continuing education degrees and professional certificate programs-each through an educational experience that is grounded in the rich Catholic intellectual tradition.