Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse believes seeds to end skid must be planted in practice

Mar 15 10:15am College Lacrosse -
Saturday's 13-8 loss at No. 11 Towson at Johnny Unitas Stadium marked the first losing streak of the season for Johns Hopkins, which has now dropped two consecutive games and fallen from No. 7 to No. 14 in the latest Inside Lacrosse media poll.
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Women's lacrosse national player and upcoming game of the week (March 15)

Mar 15 10:02am College Lacrosse -
Player of the Week Megan Taylor, Maryland- Glenelg, sophomore, goalie The Glenelg graduate made a career-high 18 saves in the No. 1 Terps’ 17-7 victory over then-No. 4 Syracuse on Saturday in College Park. Last year’s Big Ten Goaltender of the Year made the difference in a game in which the Terps...
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Ohio State at Towson men's lacrosse: Three things to watch

Mar 15 10:00am College Lacrosse -
Ohio State owns a 5-3 advantage in this series, but Towson has split the last four meetings including a 10-9 overtime win on March 15, 2016 on an Ian Kirby goal with 34 seconds left in the extra session. The Buckeyes are 2-5 away from Columbus, Ohio, since the start of the 2016 campaign, while...
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UMBC lacrosse is hoping freshman Ryan Frawley's display at Marist is a positive sign for the future

Mar 15 9:00am College Lacrosse -
In UMBC's 6-4 win at Marist on Saturday, freshman attackman Ryan Frawley scored four goals, matching his total through his first five starts. That showing earned him the America East's Rookie of the Week award, and coach Ryan Moran is hoping Frawley is beginning to realize his potential.
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StringKing Metal 2 Review

Mar 15 8:25am NE Lax Blog
StringKing has released a new set of lacrosse handles for the 2017 lacrosse season. The Metal 2 line is the latest offering from StringKing. The Metal 2 handles come in different weights, which are geared towards different aged lacrosse players. The weights that the Metal 2 handles are available in are 125, 135, 145, 155, […]...
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NEILA Week 2 Poll 2017

Mar 15 8:21am NE Lax Blog
NEWTON, Mass. — The New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) announces the third week of polls for Divisions 1, 2, and 3 in men’s lacrosse. For the second straight week, Boston University was voted at the top of the Division 1 poll, while Merrimack College continued their rule as the unanimous #1 team in Division 2. […]...
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Offensive prowess for Maryland lacrosse aided by top-5 shooting percentage

Mar 15 8:00am College Lacrosse -
Despite an unexpected bye weekend due to the postponement of Saturday's game at No. 8 Albany (or maybe because of it), Maryland currently ranks seventh in Division I in scoring at 13.2 goals per game. That lofty placement has been helped by a similarly high ranking in shooting efficiency.
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Your Zip Code is No Excuse: Turn Geography to An Advantage

Mar 14 7:04pm SportsRecruits
Peyton Bogard was winding down from one of the premier recruiting showcases for his sport, Nike Blue Chip Lacrosse Camp. He and his dad still had five or six hours to kill before their flight home, so the two decided to visit the University of Maryland, a school Peyton was considering. They were exploring campus when Peyton’s phone buzzed. A text message read: Coach Conry, Defensive Coordinator at Maryland, would like you to call him in 30 minutes. Peyton’s dad was as surprised as he was by the unexpected contact. The pair were sat in a rented minivan parked in […]...
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The Legacy Behind the 376th Win

Mar 14 4:49pm ConnectLAX Blog
Coach Krzyzewski might be the first coach you think of when you think of Duke but John Danowski is just as important or more. Before coach Danowski came to Duke they was in turmoil due to three players being falsely accused of rape charges. As soon as Danowski took over he made sure that turmoil was...
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UMBC men's lacrosse beginning to see defense get stronger

Mar 14 12:25pm College Lacrosse -
An opening stretch of three games against three ranked opponents in No. 9 North Carolina, No. 14 Johns Hopkins, and co-No. 19 Richmond proved to be a formidable challenge for UMBC, which dropped those contests by a combined 42-16. But in the past three games, the Retrievers have turned the tables,...
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Maryland men's lacrosse hoping to take advantage of unplanned bye weekend

Mar 14 11:20am College Lacrosse -
John Tillman: Maryland men's lacrosse is going to have to handle makeup game at Albany and Big Ten play.
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Duke lacrosse: John Danowski becomes NCAA's all-time DI lacrosse wins leader

Mar 14 10:44am NCAA RSS
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Shuman, Makarius Help No. 18 Bentley Top No. 14 NYIT 8-7

Mar 14 10:00am NE Lax Blog
OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. – Four goals by Ellie Shuman (Nashua, N.H./Nashua North), two in the 2nd half by sophomore Melissa Makarius (Smithtown, N.Y./Smithtown East) and a late defensive stop lifted the Bentley University women’s lacrosse team to an 8-7 road victory over NYIT on Monday afternoon. The Falcons, ranked No. 18 in this week’s IWLCA […]...
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Frostburg State lacrosse getting boost on offense from moving Keegan Colegrove to attack

Mar 14 10:00am College Lacrosse -
Through the first four games, Frostburg State had labored to average 7.3 goals and had not reached double digits in either game. In the last two games, the offense has averaged 10.5 goals.
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St. Anselm Mens lacrosse Enters Nike/USL poll at No. 20

Mar 14 9:59am NE Lax Blog
MANCHESTER, N.H. – For the first time this season, the Saint Anselm men’s lacrosse team cracked the Nike/US Lacrosse Division II Men’s Top 20, coming in at No. 20 in this week’s poll, which was released on Monday. Full Poll After receiving votes in last week’s poll, Saint Anselm (1-1) moved into the top 20 […]...
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Snowstorm postpones but doesn't cancel Salisbury, Stevenson lacrosse showdown

Mar 14 9:00am College Lacrosse -
The threat of a big snow storm was compelling enough for top-ranked and reigning NCAA Division III champion Salisbury and No. 7 Stevenson to call off Tuesday night's heavily anticipated meeting between two programs that have captured four of the last six national titles.
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Mount St. Mary's men's lacrosse may have found midfield of the future

Mar 14 8:00am College Lacrosse -
Through five games, Mount St. Mary's had started four midfields. It appears the team may have settled on its first unit for the near future.
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Digest: Duke's John Danowski earns record 376th career men's lacrosse win

Mar 13 10:13pm College Lacrosse -
Sean Lowrie and Joey Manown each had three goals and the 13th-ranked Duke men's lacrosse team (6-2) earned a 13-6 win over Jacksonville (0-6) to give John Danowski his 376th career victory, becoming the NCAA's all-time winningest Division I lacrosse coach. Danowski broke the record of 375 wins...
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Maryland lacrosse lands 'earliest boys commit ever' an eighth-grader

Mar 13 4:50pm College Lacrosse -
Next month, the NCAA Division I Board of Directors could approve a rule change that would prohibit contact between college coaches and recruits before Sept. 1 of their junior year in high school. The legislation would take effect as early as August.
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College lacrosse: Denver topples Notre Dame on Cannizzaro's <br>game-winning goal

Mar 13 12:45pm NCAA RSS
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Salisbury men's lacrosse looking to get through 'gauntlet' portion of schedule unscathed

Mar 13 10:23am College Lacrosse -
Through the first six games of this season, Salisbury has faced two ranked opponents and three more hovering just outside of the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association’s coaches poll. The top-ranked and reigning NCAA Division III champion Sea Gulls (6-0) are scheduled to wrap up the...
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DI Weekend Roundup March 13th

Mar 13 9:10am NE Lax Blog
Double Overtime Thriller Goes to Yale, 11-10 Stags rally to force extra time against the nationally-ranked Bulldogs NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Fairfield University men’s lacrosse team erased a six-goal deficit in the second half to force overtime against host Yale on Saturday afternoon. But unfortunately for the Stags, it was the No. 15 Bulldogs […]...
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Weekend Roundup March 13th

Mar 13 9:05am NE Lax Blog
Men’s Lacrosse cruises to first win of 2017 MANCHESTER, N.H. – 12 different players recorded at least one point as the Saint Anselm College men’s lacrosse team cruised to an 18-2 victory over American International College in a Northeast-10 Conference matchup on Friday afternoon at Grappone Stadium in Manchester, N.H. Box Score The Hawks improve […]...
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Womens Weekend Roundup March 13th

Mar 13 9:00am NE Lax Blog
Brown Women’s Lacrosse Cruises Past Iona, 16-5 NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team cruised past Iona with a 16-5 victory at Mazzella Field on Saturday. Iona had no answer for Brown’s offense as the Bears jumped out to a 6-1 lead midway through the first and easily held an advantage through the […]...
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Joe Seider happy to prove for Towson lacrosse that he can still shoot and score

Mar 13 9:00am College Lacrosse -
In three prior meetings against Johns Hopkins, Towson attackman Joe Seider had scored four goals on 19 shots. In Saturday's 13-8 victory at Johnny Unitas Stadium, the senior scored as many goals on seven attempts.
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Postscript from Johns Hopkins at Towson men's lacrosse

Mar 12 9:00am College Lacrosse -
For the second time in as many games, Johns Hopkins switched goalkeepers, replacing starter Gerald Logan with junior Brock Turnbaugh. And for the second time in as many games, the No. 7 Blue Jays ended up with losses. After Saturday’s 13-8 setback to co-No. 16 Towson at Johnny Unitas Stadium, Johns...
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Megan Whittle's seven goals lead No. 1 Maryland women to 17-7 win over No. 4 Syracuse

Mar 11 7:37pm College Lacrosse -
With only two days to prepare to face one of its toughest opponents all season, the top-ranked Maryland women's lacrosse team spent its limited practice time searching for ways to move the ball, no matter what the defense threw its way.
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Alex Woodall the key as Towson men get rare win over Johns Hopkins, 13-8

Mar 11 6:46pm College Lacrosse -
Alex Woodall was exactly what the Towson men's lacrosse team needed Saturday.On three occasions, No. 7 Johns Hopkins scored a goal to assume a lead or attempt to rally from a deficit. And on all three occasions, Woodall won the ensuing faceoff and contributed to goals that helped the co-No. 16...
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Johns Hopkins at Towson men's lacrosse: Three things to watch

Mar 11 9:00am College Lacrosse -
Johns Hopkins has won 20 of the past 21 meetings to rack up a 40-4 advantage in its series against Towson. The Blue Jays are only 5-5 on the road since the beginning of the 2016 campaign, while the Tigers are 11-2 at home over the same span. No. 7 Johns Hopkins (4-1) opened the season with four...
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Albuquerque Baseball Academy Makes Recruiting Simple Via SportsRecruits Software

Mar 10 5:31pm SportsRecruits
ALBUQUERQUE, NM – March, 2017 – Albuquerque Baseball Academy and SportsRecruits have reached an agreement on a club integration, it was announced today. As part of the agreement, Albuquerque Baseball Academy staff and players will receive access to the innovative suite of tools provided by the recruiting platform. “SportsRecruits provides our athletes and families with a recruiting platform that is simple to navigate,” said Michael Foote, President. “With a structure proven to drive successful results.” “Our mission is to help more New Mexico athletes earn athletic scholarships and advance to college baseball,” said Ryan Brewer, Recruiting Coordinator. “Equally important is […]...
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3 Reasons Why Recruiting Services Dont Work

Mar 10 11:14am SportsRecruits
“You can’t determine an athlete’s character through communication with a proxy.” An Unpaved Path Going through the recruiting process is a vulnerable time for a family. The unpaved path is daunting. You don’t know what you’re expected to do, or when to do it, and there are so many rules. Undoubtedly, having no clear track to follow can scare even the most knowledgeable parents and athletes. Up until recently, there were limited options out there to guide families through recruiting. The space has been dominated by recruiting services with questionable business practices that lock athletes out of their own recruiting […]...
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Max Haldeman seeking to pad win column, not personal statistics, for UMBC men's lacrosse

Mar 10 10:00am College Lacrosse -
Six times in 2016, Max Haldeman scored at least two goals in a game for UMBC. It took the junior midfielder five games into the current campaign to match that output. But rather than crow about his two-goal effort in Saturday’s 8-6 loss to No. 16 Towson at UMBC Stadium in Catonsville or grouse...
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Navy men's lacrosse won't use recent spate of injuries as excuse for sub-.500 record

Mar 10 9:00am College Lacrosse -
The injury bug continues to bite Navy. Already playing the season without junior midfielder Casey Rees (Boys’ Latin) and the 34 goals he scored a year ago because of a severe knee injury, the Midshipmen have endured the past four games without junior attackman Jack Ray because of a foot ailment....
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Sheehys Matches Program Point Record, Hawks top Tampa

Mar 10 8:05am NE Lax Blog
TAMPA, Fla. – Meaghan Sheehy recorded six goals and four assists to match the program record with 10 points as the Saint Anselm College women’s lacrosse team recorded its second-straight victory by defeating the University of Tampa 10-7 on Thursday at Naimoli Field. Box Score Sheehy tallied two goals and four assists in the opening […]...
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Local 2017 Senior CLASS Award Candidates

Mar 10 8:00am NE Lax Blog
Jake Knostman Named a 2017 Senior CLASS Award Candidate Fairfield’s two-year co-captain is a Dean’s List student with a 3.99 grade point average OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Jake Knostman of the Fairfield University men’s lacrosse team has been selected as a candidate for the 2017 Senior CLASS Award in collegiate lacrosse, as announced today by […]...
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Weekly men's lacrosse primer: Top player, top game and upcoming local schedule (March 9)

Mar 9 5:11pm College Lacrosse -
Player of the Week Garrett Epple, Notre Dame, senior- Cockeysville, defenseman In a 5-4 slugfest over then co-No. 1 Maryland that catapulted the Fighting Irish to the top spot in the Inside Lacrosse media poll, Epple’s work shined the brightest. The 6-foot-1, 210-pound Calvert Hall graduate registered...
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Navy men's lacrosse is not helping itself with alarming rate of turnovers this season

Mar 9 3:30pm College Lacrosse -
Rick Sowell had a quick response when asked for one of the primary causes in Navy’s 11-9 loss at No. 10 Penn on Tuesday: turnovers. The Midshipmen (2-4) gave the ball away 19 times to the Quakers (3-1) including five each in the third and fourth quarters, but surprisingly, that is not a season-worst....
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For Hopkins and Towson, emphasis is on men in net

Mar 9 2:55pm College Lacrosse -
Gerald Logan and Josh Miller don't know each other personally, but the respective goalkeepers for the Johns Hopkins and Towson men's lacrosse teams can certainly empathize with one another.Logan and Miller are in the unenviable position of backstopping their teams, and their play could determine...
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Inside Lacrosse men's poll (Mar. 9)

Mar 9 1:18pm College Lacrosse -
Ranking Team Last week's ranking Record Last game Next game 1. Notre Dame 4 3-0 Def. No. 2 Maryland, 5-4 At No. 5 Denver, Sunday 2. Maryland 1 4-1 Lost to No. 1 Notre Dame, 5-4 At No. 12 Albany, Saturday 3. Penn State 5 6-0 Def. Furman, 12-10 At Harvard, Saturday 4. North Carolina 7 4-1 Def. No....
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TRUE Comp SF 4.0 Constrictor Grip

Mar 9 1:00pm Lacrosse Gear Blog
Wrap your hands around the COMP SF 4.0 with Constrictor Grip for the ultimate feel and control. The COMP SF 4.0 gives all the performance of a top end alloy stick with a 10 percent reduction in weight. The raised Constrictor Grip combined with our classic fine texture delivers a more consistent grip surface along […]...
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The 31 best players of the 2017 lacrosse season

Mar 9 12:46pm College Lacrosse -
I have 31 players who have made their mark in 2017. My editor probably wanted 25 or 30 players, a nice round number, but I came up with 31 who have impressed me and helped lift their teams.
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UMBC lacrosse intent on turning around ground ball statistic

Mar 9 10:50am College Lacrosse -
Multiple factors have contributed to UMBC's 1-4 start including a sporadic offense and a porous defense. Another obstacle has involved loose balls finding their way to sticks of their opponents instead of the Retrievers'.
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StringKing Mark 2V Head Review

Mar 9 8:10am NE Lax Blog
One of the newest lacrosse heads for the 2017 season is the StringKing Mark 2V. This is the next lacrosse head in the Mark line. StringKing’s first lacrosse head was the Mark 1, while the Mark 2V is their second, and the Mark 2D is their third. The Mark 2V is built for the offensive […]...
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Womens Roundup March 9th

Mar 9 8:05am NE Lax Blog
Brown Women’s Lacrosse Edged by Bryant, 9-8, in Eighth Annual Ocean State Cup PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women’s lacrosse team was edged by Bryant, 9-8, in the Eighth Annual Ocean State Cup at Stevenson-Pincince Field on Wednesday night. The Bulldogs claimed their first Ocean State Cup and improved to 3-1 on the season while […]...
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Balanced Offense Leads Bentley to 11-5 Victory at Catawba

Mar 9 8:00am NE Lax Blog
Balanced Offense Leads Bentley to 11-5 Victory at Catawba Box Score SALSBURY, N.C. – Nine different players scored, led by a hat trick from sophomore Scott Carvalho (Wayland, Mass./Wayland), as the Bentley men’s lacrosse team went on the road and defeated Catawba in North Carolina on Wednesday afternoon in a non-conference affair. Though Carvalho led […]...
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Inside Lacrosse women's media poll

Mar 8 10:39pm College Lacrosse -
No. Team Prev. Rec. Last game Next game 1. Maryland 1 5-0 Def. Boston Col., 21-13 Vs. No. 4 Syracuse, Sat. 2. North Carolina 2 5-1 Def. Canisius, 16-8 Vs. Virginia, Sat. 3. Florida 3 4-1 Def. Loyola Md., 15-5 Vs. No. 7 Stony Brook, Sat. 4. Syracuse 4 7-0 Def. Virginia, 16-15 At No. 1 Maryland,...
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Thanks to Pat Spencer, Loyola lacrosse leads country in assists per game

Mar 8 4:55pm College Lacrosse -
After Loyola Maryland registered assists on all 16 goals Saturday in a big win over Patriot League foe Holy Cross -- including a conference-record nine helpers by sophomore attackman Pat Spencer -- it should hardly be a surprise that the team leads Division I in assists per game at 11.0.
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Women's lacrosse national player and upcoming game of the week (March 8)

Mar 8 2:12pm College Lacrosse -
Player of the Week Devon Parker, Syracuse- Rye, N.H., senior, attacker Parker sparked a second-half rally that helped the No. 4 Orange dig out of a nine-goal hole as they came back to edge Virginia, 16-15, on Sunday and remain undefeated. The Cavaliers led 11-2 late in the first half and Syracuse...
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Team ONE Enhances Recruiting Experience With SportsRecruits Tech

Mar 8 2:09pm SportsRecruits
GLENVIEW, IL – March, 2017 – Team ONE Lacrosse Club and SportsRecruits have reached an agreement on a club integration, it was announced today. As part of the agreement, Team ONE Lacrosse Club staff and players will receive access to the innovative suite of tools provided by the recruiting platform. “We are always looking for opportunities to help our athletes reach their ultimate goals,” said David Roth, Executive Director. “We feel that SportsRecruits is a great tool for helping us achieve this mission.” “We are very excited to offer our athletes SportsRecruits to help them easily navigate the challenging process […]...
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Women's lacrosse notes: Local trio helps Penn State to hot start

Mar 8 1:36pm College Lacrosse -
After returning to the NCAA semifinals last season for the first time in 17 years, No. 5 Penn State is off to a hot start again — 6-0 entering Wednesday — with three Baltimore-area players helping lead the way. Seniors Steph Lazo (St. Mary's) and Abby Smucker (C. Milton Wright) were All-Big Ten...
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Dave Pietramala does not think 18-7 loss at Princeton is indicative of Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse

Mar 8 10:00am College Lacrosse -
Poor results can expose a team’s deficiencies, and Dave Pietramala is not of the mind to sugarcoat Johns Hopkins’ 18-7 loss at previously unranked Princeton on Friday. “From top to bottom, we just didn’t show up,” the coach said Wednesday morning. “It was a team effort – coaches, players. We just...
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Towson men's lacrosse got a lift from Tyler Young shifting from offense to defense

Mar 8 10:00am College Lacrosse -
For the most part, Tyler Young's reappearance as a short-stick defensive midfielder went well. The senior registered a ground ball and a caused turnover in No. 16 Towson's 8-6 win at UMBC on Saturday.
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Maryland men's lacrosse awaiting update on health of senior defenseman Mac Pons

Mar 8 9:00am College Lacrosse -
No. 2 Maryland has played more than a third of its regular-season schedule without Mac Pons. How much longer the team will continue without the senior defenseman remains a mystery.
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New England D3 Report, March 8th

Mar 8 8:10am NE Lax Blog
Now that the NESCAC has opened up play the season has begun in earnest. The big question in the preseason report was how is Tufts going to react losing Head Coach Mike Daly, all-time scorer John Uppgren, FO man Conor Helfrich etc. Well, The Jumbos had all the answers in their first game against Stevens […]...
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No. 12 Grand Valley Tops No. 13 Bentley 13-5 in Season Opener

Mar 8 8:05am NE Lax Blog
No. 12 Grand Valley Tops No. 13 Bentley 13-5 in Season Opener Box Score SPARKS, Md. – In an early season matchup of highly ranked teams, No. 13 ranked Bentley University dropped its season opener to No. 12 ranked Grand Valley State on Monday afternoon at the US Lacrosse complex in Maryland. Senior attacker Hannah […]...
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Third Quarter Surge Lifts Villanova Over Brown, 17-15

Mar 8 8:00am NE Lax Blog
Third Quarter Surge Lifts Villanova Over Brown, 17-15 Providence, R.I. – With the score tied at the half, Villanova utilized a 6-0 third quarter surge to take control of the game and pull away for a 17-15 victory over Brown at Stevenson-Pincince Field. The win lifts the Wildcats to 2-4 overall, while Brown falls to […]...
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Lacrosse roundup (March 7): Aponte helps No. 3 Penn State men hold off Furman, 12-10

Mar 7 11:38pm College Lacrosse -
Nick Aponte had a goal and four assists as host No. 3 Penn State (6-0) held off a rally by Furman (1-6) for a 12-10 victory. The Nittany Lions took a 3-1 lead in the first quarter, and the Paladins' 4-1 rally in the fourth quarter came up short. No. 10 Penn 11, Navy 9: Navy stayed with No. 10 Penn...
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Mids play at Lafayette on Saturday

Mar 7 9:16pm College Lacrosse -
The 10th-ranked Penn men's lacrosse team (3-1) scored the final three goals to earn an 11-9 victory over Navy hands four times over the course of 60 minutes before the Quakers (3-1) took the lead for good at the 8:41 mark in the fourth quarter. It was a competitive Tuesday afternoon game, but...
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PJ Lombara (17 Attack) Commits to Muhlenberg College!!

Mar 7 9:04pm ConnectLAX Blog
Let’s give a big round of applause for PJ Lombara after his big decision to play lacrosse at Muhlenberg College!! After considering both Trinity College and Saint Anselm College, PJ ultimately decided that Mulenberg “was the best fit for [him] academically, athletically and [he] really liked the campus and the coaching staff”. PJ will join the Mules next season...
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Towson men's lacrosse to begin stretch of three ranked opponents in three games

Mar 7 1:45pm College Lacrosse -
Towson has won at least three of its first four games for the third year in a row. But the next three-game homestand looms as arguably the team’s most important. The No. 16 Tigers will face No. 7 Johns Hopkins (4-1) on Saturday at 12 p.m., No. 17 Ohio State (6-0) on Tuesday at 7 p.m., and No. 5...
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