Camp to be held July 25-26 / registration is now open
Gina Oliver enters her fifth season as the Dukes' defensive coordinator. Oliver came to Duquesne from Ohio State where she was an assistant coach during the 2006 and 2007 seasons.
Oliver, who was on the U.S. World Cup team that won gold in June 2009, was a stand-out midfielder at Ohio State (2002-2005) where she played under current Dukes head coach Michael Scerbo, when he was an assistant with the Buckeyes. As a player, Oliver was a four-year letterwinner with the Buckeyes and earned All-America honors three times. She was named an Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association/U.S. Lacrosse second team All-American in 2003 and was a third team selection in 2004. Oliver was a first-team womenslacrosse.com All-American in 2003 and a third-team selection in 2005. Oliver was a first-team selection Warrior/Inside Lacrosse All-American selection in 2003. She was the American Lacrosse Conference Player of the Year in 2003 as Ohio State won the American Lacrosse Conference Championship and the Rookie of the Year in 2002. Oliver was a four-time, first-team ALC All-Conference selection.
The Pottstown, Pa. native is OSU's all-time career leader in ground balls (236) and caused turnovers (201) and is second in draw controls (121). She is third in career points with 166 while ranking second in goals (125) and sixth in assists (41).