Fireside Chat with Coast Guard Academy’s Cadet 1/C Stu Carley

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New London, Conn. – Fresh off the announcement from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy Division of Athletics that it will elevate the Men’s Lacrosse Program to varsity NCAA D3 status (effective with the 2014-15 academic year), we sat down with the “quiet man from Texas”, Cadet 1/c Stu Carley – one of three 2014 Team Captains selected at the United States Coast Guard Academy. Read More…

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Coast Guard Academy Names Head Coach in Waiting

Coast Guard Academy Names Head Coach in Waiting


NEW LONDON, Conn.— Ray LaForte, an assistant football and track coach at the Coast Guard Academy for the past 14 years, has been named the Associate Head Coach and head-coach-in-waiting of the men’s lacrosse team that will become a varsity sport in the Spring of 2015. Read More…

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Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Teams Jump to D3 in 2015

Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Teams Jump to D3 in 2015


NEW LONDON, Conn.–The U.S. Coast Guard Academy Division of Athletics announced today that it will elevate the men’s and women’s club lacrosse teams to varsity status, effective with the 2014-15 academic year. The teams will compete officially for the first time as Division III intercollegiate squads playing in the NEWMAC Conference in the spring of 2015.
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Coast Guard Makes History With MCLA Tourney Bid

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New London, Conn. – For the first time in the 29 year program history, the Coast Guard Academy Men’s Lacrosse Team will be making an appearance in the MCLA National Tournament. The No. 9 seeded Bears head to Greenville S.C. for a first-round match-up against No. 8 Sam Houston State University on Monday at 1:30 P.M. Read More…

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Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Uses Big Second Half Surge To Beat Stonehill 13-7

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New London, Conn. – The No. 6 U.S. Coast Guard Academy Men’s Lacrosse team (9-1, 3-0) used a 7-1 second half run that included four goals and an assist by Cadet 2/c E. J. Schmid (Robbinsville, N.J./Robbinsville), to blow open a tight 6-6 game midway through the third quarter. Read More…

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Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Gets Victory Over Briarcliffe, 17-7

Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Gets Victory Over Briarcliffe, 17-7


New London, Conn. – The No. 7 U.S. Coast Guard Academy Men’s Lacrosse team received goals from seven different players as they posted a convincing 17-7 win over No. 17 Briarcliffe College yesterday at a packed Cadet Memorial Stadium overlooking the Thames Rives. Read More…

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Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Sweeps Pair of Weekend PCLL Games

Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Sweeps Pair of Weekend PCLL Games


New London, Conn. – The #7 U.S. Coast Guard Academy Men’s Lacrosse team swept its weekend set of games with a 22-9 win over the University of New Haven on Friday night and a 14-3 win over Bridgewater State University on Sunday morning. With the wins, the Blue and Orange advance to 7-1, 2-0 in the PCLL South. Read More…

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Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Posts Win Over WPI, 17-3

Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse Posts Win Over WPI, 17-3


Worcester, Mass. – The #7 U.S. Coast Guard Academy Men’s Lacrosse team received goals from 10 different players as they posted a convincing 17-3 win over Worcester Polytechnic Institute last night. With the win, the Blue and Orange advance to 5-1, 1-0 in the PCLL South. Read More…

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Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse to Conduct Goal Flag Ceremony

Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse to Conduct Goal Flag Ceremony


New London, Conn. – The Coast Guard Academy Men’s Lacrosse Team will conduct its traditional goal flag remembrance ceremony at Cadet Memorial Field prior to the first home game against the University of Rhode Island on Wednesday, 20 March at 6:00 PM. The ceremony is open to the public and serves to formally recognize the ultimate sacrifices made by Coast Guard Academy graduates. The ceremony will occur before the game and two commemorative flags will be attached to the goals. They will be displayed at every home game throughout the season. Read More…

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Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse: Fireside Chat with Cadet Tim Wyderko

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New London, CT – This spring, we sat down Cadet 1/c Tim Wyderko – one of three 2013 Team Captains selected at the United States Coast Guard Academy. Cadet 1/c Tim Wyderko is the anchor of the Bears defense and earned the rare honor of selection as a team captain as a junior and senior. Wyderko is a “do everything” defender – in 2012, he had 74 ground balls, six points and too many individual clearing efforts to count. “Tim is an excellent one on one defender with great intuition,” said Coach Weller. Read More…

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