2008 Gail Cummings Danson

Gail Cummings-Danson
Field Player  -  2008

Gail Cummings-Danson has reached the highest level in every aspect of the game and been a great ambassador of women’s field lacrosse. 

She grew up playing minor box lacrosse with the boys in Huntsville, Ontario before joining the Ontario women’s field lacrosse team from 1982-89. 

She played collegiately at Temple University winning a national championship in 1988. She is the all-time leading scorer at Temple with 283 goals, 89 assists for 372 points. 

Cummings-Danson was a member of the Canadian Women’s National team from 1982-1989 and the USA Women’s National team from 1990-93 winning a world title in 1993. 

She was inducted into the OLA Hall of Fame in 1999 as well as the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame (USA) in 2007.