College Lacrosse Drug Use Remains Prevalent, Men’s and Women’s



When the data are filtered through specific sports, lacrosse student-athletes, both male and female, reported higher substance-use rates than their peers. More than 47 percent of male lacrosse players reported marijuana use, for instance, while no other sport eclipsed 33 percent. Read More…

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Penn Lacrosse Riveting Documentary Follows Team On Long Road To The Ivy League Championship

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BEASTentertainment, the guys who brought you Committed, have revealed another sick video. This time it’s about the Penn Lacrosse team and its journey throughout the season. Read More…

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Nearly half of Monmouth’s MAAC Student Athletes carry 3.2 GPA or better



WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. – Monmouth University had 167 student-athletes named to the 2013-14 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Academic Honor Roll from its 15 league sponsored sports.

To be eligible for the MAAC Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Monmouth, in its first year in the MAAC, placed 167 student-athletes on the list, including 97 female athletes and 75 male athletes. Read More…

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Chris Kolon Named Detroit Men’s Lacrosse Head Coach



DETROIT (7/14/14) — University of Detroit Mercy Director of Athletics Robert C. Vowels, Jr. has removed the interim tag and announced today (Monday, July 14) that Chris Kolon ’09 (MBA) will be the Titans new men’s lacrosse head coach, effective immediately. Read More…

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Cassese, Team USA kicks off World Lacrosse Championships Tonight



DENVER, Colo. – Lehigh head coach Kevin Cassese and Team USA kick off the 2014 FIL World Lacrosse Championships on Thursday as the Red, White and Blue face Canada at 9 p.m. Read More…

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Loyola University Maryland Men’s Lacrosse Fletcher Named Patriot League Male Scholar-Athlete Of Year



CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Loyola University Maryland men’s lacrosse All-American Joe Fletcher was named the Patriot League Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year, an award voted on by conference member schools that honors the top performer in the classroom and competition. The award is presented annually to one male and one female Patriot League student-athlete. Those who are named Scholar-Athletes of the Year in their respective sports – as Fletcher was in men’s lacrosse – are eligible for the honor. Read More…

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UVa to be Represented Well at the 2014 FIL World Championship

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia will be well represented at the 2014 FIL World Championship, presented by Trusted Choice, July 10-19 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo. Read More…

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Big Ten Announces Men’s & Women’s Lacrosse Schedules

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The Big Ten Conference announced the addition of men’s and women’s lacrosse as the league’s 27th and 28th sports nearly 13 months ago and on Tuesday, July 1 it is official. Also on Tuesday, the Big Ten announced the sites and weekends of the 2015 men’s and women’s lacrosse conference schedules. Read More…

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Justin Turri Joins Army Lacrosse Staff



WEST POINT, N.Y. – Army head lacrosse coach Joe Alberici has added former Duke star Justin Turri as an assistant coach on the Black Knights’ coaching staff Tuesday morning. Turri helped Duke win a national title in 2010 and is currently in his third season playing in the Major League Lacrosse ranks. Turri joins assistant coach Kyle Georgalas, who enters his fourth season along the banks of the Hudson. Long-time assistant coach Mac Diange stepped down after 25 years at West Point, taking over as head coach at the USMA Prep School in late May. Read More…

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Cassese, Team USA set for busy stretch heading into World Championships



An assistant coach for the U.S. National Team, Cassese and Team USA is in the midst of training camp this week which is capped off by an exhibition game against the Major League Lacrosse All-Stars on Thursday evening inside Harvard Stadium. Faceoff is set for 7:30 p.m. on CBS Sports Network. Read More…

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