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Women's lacrosse notebook: Schwarzmann sees improvement at Mount St. Mary's

When Lauren Schwarzmann took over as Mount St. Mary's women's lacrosse coach in July, the main goal she instilled in her players was to get better every day. Initially, the Mountaineers' record didn't reflect that as they started off 1-9 after finishing 3-13 in 2014.

Still, some of the scores were much closer, including a 5-4 loss to UMBC after falling to the Retrievers, 15-2, last season. They also lost to Columbia, 10-7, after an 11-0 loss to the Lions last season.

The Mountaineers lost their first Northeast Conference game to Wagner and then the improvements began to show in the final scores. They won four straight games for the first time since 2011 and clinched a...