##
# # #
# # #

HOUNDS’ JOEY SANKEY NAMED CASCADE ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

HOUNDSJOEY-SANKEY-NAMED-CASCADE-ROOKIE-OF-THE-WEEK


CHARLOTTE, NC (May 27, 2015) — Major League Lacrosse today announced its weekly award winners for Week 7 of the 2015 season, naming the Charlotte Hounds’ Joey Sankey Cascade Rookie of the Week. Sankey (Attack, North Carolina) made his MLL debut in Saturday’s 19-13 loss to the Boston Cannons. “It’s a huge honor to be […]

Posted in: MLL

CANNONS TOP HOUNDS 19-13 BEHIND 29 SAVES FROM BURKE

hounds-lacrosse


CHARLOTTE, NC (May 23, 2015) — The Charlotte Hounds on Saturday night lost their fourth-straight game, falling 19-13 to the Boston Cannons at American Legion Memorial Stadium. Cannons goalkeeper Jordan Burke lead the effort with 29 saves. In addition, Will Manny scored five goals and Kevin Buchanan four, earning him Coca-Cola Player of the Game […]

Posted in: Coverage, MLL

Marcus Holman Leads Machine Over Hounds 14-10 Attackman finishes with six goals

hounds-holeman


DELAWARE, OH (May 16, 2015) — On a rainy Saturday night in Delaware, OH, the home town Ohio Machine topped the visiting Charlotte Hounds 14-10. Machine attackman Marcus Holman lead the way with six goals, earning Coca-Cola Player of the Game honors, while goalie Brian Phipps finished with 21 saves. Meanwhile, the Hounds’ top scorer […]

Posted in: Coverage, MLL

HOUNDS COMEBACK FALLS SHORT IN DENVER Charlotte loses 15-12 to defending MLL Champions

hounds-outlaws-mll-lacrosse


DENVER, CO (May 3, 2015) — The Charlotte Hounds lost their first road game on Sunday afternoon, falling 15-12 to the defending MLL Champion Denver Outlaws at Sports Authority Field. The Hounds spent the majority of the game playing from behind, and while they got two late goals, time ran out before the comeback could […]

Posted in: Coverage, MLL

Hounds Bolster Midfield, Attack Units in Collegiate Draft

2015-MLL-Draft-Hounds


Charlotte Chooses Duke, UNC Players With First Two Picks BALTIMORE, MD (Jan. 23, 2015) — Major League Lacrosse on Friday night held its 2015 Collegiate Draft, and with the third overall pick the Charlotte Hounds selected Will Haus, a defensive midfielder out of Duke University. Haus has the potential to significantly improve the Hounds’ transition […]

Posted in: Charlotte Hounds, MLL

Bud Light Named Official Beer of the Charlotte Hounds

Bud Light PR Header.001.jpg.001


Charlotte, N.C. (December 10, 2013) – Charlotte Lacrosse LLC announced today that Adams Beverages has signed on as a new team sponsor and that Bud Light has been named the Official Beer of the Charlotte Hounds. Read More…

Fireball Whisky Signs on as Official Partner of the Charlotte Hounds

Fireball Hounds.001


Charlotte, N.C. (November 25, 2013) – Charlotte Lacrosse LLC announced today that Fireball Whisky has signed on as an Official Partner of the Charlotte Hounds of Major League Lacrosse. Elements of the partnership include hospitality, promotions, events, print, social media and the launch of The Fireball Cup rivalry series. Read More…

Charlotte Hounds Trade for Attackman Joe Cummings



The Charlotte Hounds of Major League Lacrosse today announced a trade to acquire third-year attackman Joe Cummings from the Ohio Machine. The Hounds in exchange for Cummings send the Machine their fifth-round (39th overall) pick in the 2014 MLL Collegiate Draft. Cummings, a University of Maryland grad, originally was drafted in the third round (17th overall) of the 2012 MLL Collegiate Draft by the Rochester Rattlers. Read More…

Posted in: MLL

Observations from Major League Lacrosse Championship Weekend

Observations from Major League Lacrosse Championship Weekend


The 13th summer of Major League Lacrosse wrapped up with Chesapeake winning its second straight Championship on Sunday. An outstanding weekend of lacrosse at PPL Park in Chester, Pa. saw a monumental upset and a close finish on Semifinal Saturday before the veteran Bayhawks prevailed on Sunday. Read More…

Posted in: MLL

Loyola’s Championship Reunion

Screen shot 2013-07-11 at 2.15.15 PM


The teams broke the huddle. Scott Ratliff of Boston headed to his typical position at the defensive end of the field where he met a familiar face, Charlotte attackman and former Loyola teammate Eric Lusby. The two embraced and talked briefly as the teams waited for the go-ahead from ESPN2. Read More…

Posted in: D1, MLL