B.S., Campbell University; M.Ed., Messiah College
Rebecca Sheinfeld is in her first season at the helm of the Monarchs, having been brought on in the summer of 2018. A four-year letter-winner on the women’s lacrosse team at NCAA Div. I Campbell, Sheinfeld spent two seasons as a graduate assistant at Messiah College prior to coming to Methodist.
While a GA at Messiah, Sheinfeld helped the Falcons to a pair of MAC Commonwealth Conference titles and two NCAA Tournament appearances. In addition to assisting on both the offensive and defensive sides of the ball, Sheinfeld worked in all aspects of recruiting, as well as the development and management of special events such as the 20th Anniversary Celebration and the team’s clinics and camps. Following her first season at Messiah, she served a summer internship in the Office of Academic Support in Athletics at Villanova University.
The Falcons were ranked as high as No. 4 nationally in 2017 and advanced to round of 16 in the NCAA Tournament. In 2018, Messiah was ranked as high as No. 12 and had six all-conference selections, including the conference Defensive Player of the Year.
Prior to attending Messiah to pursue her master’s degree in higher education, Sheinfeld was a member of Campbell University’s inaugural women’s lacrosse team. A four-year letter-winner for the Camels, Sheinfeld appeared in 65 games with 57 starts in her career. She was served as a team captain during her junior and senior seasons and wrapped up her career with 42 goals, 19 assists, 68 ground balls and 44 draw controls playing primarily in the midfield. She graduated with a B.S. in exercise and sports science.