Navy Jenna Collins (44) runs by a bevy of Longwood defenders during a women's lacrosse game Feb. 5, 2017.
Navy Jenna Collins (44) runs by a bevy of Longwood defenders during a women's lacrosse game Feb. 5, 2017. (Daniel Kucin Jr. / Capital Gazette)

Loyola Maryland's Jen Adams was named Patriot League women's lacrosse Coach of the Year on Monday and Navy's Jenna Collins was named Midfielder of the Year -- both for the second straight time. Mids freshman Kelly Larkin was named Rookie of the Year.

The Greyhounds have gone undefeated through the Patriot League all four years since they joined and Adams has won three of four Coach of the Year honors.

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Five Loyola players were named to the All-Patriot League first team:  attackers Cami Whiteford (Severn) and Hannah Powers, midfielder Taylor VanThof, and defenders Bailey Mathis and Kristen Yanchoris (Century).

Navy landed three players on first team: Collins (River Hill),  attacker Morgan Young (Towson) and defender Blake Smith (Notre Dame Prep).

Loyola women's lacrosse Jen Adams shown April 5 at a game against Syracuse.
Loyola women's lacrosse Jen Adams shown April 5 at a game against Syracuse. (Kim Hairston / Baltimore Sun)

In addition to being the two-time Midfielder of the Year, Collins, a junior, is on the first team for the third time. Her 80 points rank second in the conference. She has 55 goals and 25 assists.

Larkin, a Bishop Ireton graduate, stands second among freshmen nationally with 76 points on 38 goals and 38 assists. She was the conference Rookie of the Week a record seven times.

Two Greyhounds were  named to the second team: midfielder Katrina Geiger and goalie Kady Glynn. The Mids also had two second-team selections: Larkin and midfielder Andie O'Sullivan.

Boston University senior goalkeeper Caroline Meegan (Dulaney) was named Defensive Player of the Year.

Following is a complete list of Patriot League women's lacrosse honors:

Attacker of the Year: Kirsten Wilhelmsen, Lafayette (Sr., A)

Midfielder of the Year: Jenna Collins, Navy (Jr., M)

Defensive Player of the Year: Caroline Meegan, Boston University (Sr., GK)

Rookie of the Year: Kelly Larkin, Navy (Fr., A)

Coach of the Year: Jen Adams, Loyola Maryland

ALL-PATRIOT LEAGUE FIRST TEAM

Attack: Hannah Powers, Loyola Maryland (So.), Kirsten Wilhelmsen, Lafayette (Sr.), Allison LaBeau, Lehigh (Sr.), Morgan Young, Navy (Sr.), Cami Whiteford, Loyola Maryland (Sr.)

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Midfield: Jenna Collins, Navy (Jr.), Julianne D'Orazio, Lehigh (Sr.), Taylor VanThof, Loyola Maryland (So.), Maddy Molinari, Bucknell (Sr.), Haley O'Hanlon, Colgate (Jr.),

Defense: Bailey Mathis, Loyola Maryland (Sr.), Kierstyn Voiro, Lehigh (Jr.), Kristen Yanchoris, Loyola Maryland (So.), Blake Smith, Navy (Jr.)

Goalkeeper: Caroline Meegan, Boston University (Sr.)

ALL-PATRIOT LEAGUE SECOND TEAM

Attack: Kelly Larkin, Navy (Fr.), Kailey Conry, Boston University (Fr.), Jane Kirby, Lafayette (So.)

Midfield: Lauren Beausoleil, Lehigh (Sr.), Madison Hoon, American (Sr.), Katrina Geiger, Loyola Maryland (Jr.), Andie O'Sullivan, Navy (So.), Manuela Cortes, Army West Point (So.), Hannah Davey, Lafayette (So.), Tess MacKay, Holy Cross (Sr.)

Defense: Janelle Macone, Boston University (Sr.), Annie Gilbertson, Bucknell (Sr.), Anna Johnson, Holy Cross (Sr.), Kiersten Spencer, Army West Point (Jr.)

Goalkeeper: Kady Glynn, Loyola Maryland (So.)

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