Lehigh Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog: “Marquette”

Lehigh Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog: "Marquette"


This episode of the Lehigh Men’s Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog gives a behind-the-scenes look at the Lehigh Men’s Lacrosse team as they host Marquette on Frank Banko Field in the Mountain Hawks’ home opener. Read More…

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Season Preview: Lehigh looks to rebound in a new-look Patriot League



After making five straight Patriot League Tournaments, the Lehigh women’s lacrosse team has fallen a bit short the last two seasons. The Mountain Hawks are out to change that. A young team coupled with a strong junior class and senior Alex Fitzpatrick between the pipes looks primed to make a run towards a tournament berth where it looks to compete for a league championship as part of a new-look Patriot League. Read More…

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Balanced effort leads #17/19 Lehigh men’s lacrosse past Marquette, 13-6



“It’s a theme for our program; when guys graduate, the next wave of guys steps up,” said Cassese. “These are guys who might be relatively inexperienced, but they’re not freshmen. They’re sophomores, they’re junior , they’re seniors, they’re guys who have been around the block a time or two. The expectation is that they’ll step up and we won’t miss a beat.” Read More…

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Lehigh Mountain Hawks top Furman 13-6 in season opener



GREENVILLE, S.C. – Senior Cody Ferraro, junior Patrick Corbett and sophomore Reid Weber paced the offense with hat tricks while the defense held Furman to just 15 shots as the No. 17/19 Lehigh men’s lacrosse team opened the 2014 season with a 13-6 win on Saturday afternoon. The Mountain Hawks broke a 2-2 tie with a 4-1 second quarter on their way to a fifth straight season opening victory. Read More…

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Lehigh Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog 2: “Penn State Scrum”

Lehigh Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog 2: "Penn State Scrum"


This episode of the Lehigh Men’s Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog shows the day of the Mountain Hawk’s Trip to State College, PA, to scrimmage the PSU Nittany Lions. The Hawks are the two-time defending Patriot League champions- a league that welcomes BU and Loyola into an already competitive group of teams. Read More…

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Lehigh Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog 1: “A Day at Practice”

Lehigh Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog 1: "A Day at Practice"


The pilot episode of the Lehigh Men’s Lacrosse 2014 Video Blog shows a typical day of practice for the Mountain Hawks. The Hawks are the two-time defending Patriot League champions- a league that welcomes BU and Loyola into an already competitive group of teams. Read More…

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Season Preview: Lehigh men’s lacrosse vies for third straight championship in 2014

Season Preview: Lehigh men's lacrosse vies for third straight championship in 2014


The Mountain Hawks were up-and-down through the beginning part of last season. A loss to UMass dropped the squad’s record to 5-4. Something needed to change if Lehigh was to win its second straight Patriot League Championship. Read More…

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Lehigh Women Lacrosse into week two of preseason practice



BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Lehigh women’s lacrosse team is into week two of preseason practice as the Mountain Hawks prepare for their season opener against Wagner on Feb. 15. The Mountain Hawks feature a core of key returning players led by 2013 All-Patriot League honorees Carli Sukonik and Lauren Willcox, both juniors. The preseason features much more than just practice; a significant piece is speed (conditioning) sessions with strength and conditioning coach Eric Markovcy. Read More…

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Photos: Lehigh Mountain Hawks begin practice with minicamp over the weekend

Photos: Lehigh Mountain Hawks begin practice with minicamp over the weekend


BETHLEHEM, Pa. – With the season opener quickly approaching, the Lehigh men’s lacrosse team opened its preseason minicamp on Friday which included meetings, fitness testing and practice. The two-time defending Patriot League Champion Mountain Hawks open their season on Feb. 1 at Furman before hosting Marquette the following Saturday. Read More…

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2014 Patriot League Lacrosse Preview

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The past few seasons, the Patriot league has been considered one of the most competitive conference in college lacrosse, featuring traditional powerhouses such as Army and Navy along with up-and-coming teams like Lehigh and Bucknell. Read More…

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