2014 Colgate Lacrosse Player Blog: Responsible to the Element, Accountable to the Mission

2014 Colgate Lacrosse Player Blog: Responsible to the Element, Accountable to the Mission


“Responsible to the element, Accountable to the mission.” This quote is the 2014 Colgate Lacrosse mantra and is printed on the back of every team members practice shirt. Coach Murphy took this quote from Toughness by Jay Bilas; our team’s mandatory summer reading. Read More…

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Ohio Machine selects Colgate’s Peter Baum No.1 overall in 2013 MLL Collegiate Draft

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Major League Lacrosse, The premier outdoor lacrosse league held its 13th Collegiate Draft on Friday night at the U.S. Lacrosse Convention in Philadelphia, Pa. Read More…

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Mets’ Citi Field to Present Metropolitan Lacrosse Classic

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FLUSHING, N.Y., December 17, 2012 – The New York Mets today announced they will host the first-ever NCAA Division I lacrosse games at Citi Field in 2013. The inaugural Metropolitan Lacrosse Classic will feature the University of Michigan playing Colgate University, and the College of the Holy Cross battling the United States Naval Academy on Sunday, March 17 at Citi Field. Read More…

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Colgate Men’s Lacrosse Welcomes 15 in the Class of 2016

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HAMILTON, N.Y. – Head men’s lacrosse coach Mike Murphy and the Colgate men’s lacrosse program have added 15 new members to the squad in the Class of 2016. Read More…

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Raiders Defeat #1 UMASS In NCAA First Round

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The No. 9 Colgate men’s lacrosse team became the first team to defeat No. 1 Massachusetts on Saturday afternoon, securing a 13-11 win in the First Round of the 2012 NCAA Tournament. The Raiders were able to come back from a five-goal deficit in the second quarter to tie the game and take their first lead of the game in the final quarter. Read More…

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Colgate Defeats Maryland On Senior Day

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HAMILTON, N.Y. – The No. 11/12 Colgate men’s lacrosse team gave its seniors a reason to celebrate after defeating No. 6/9 Maryland 13-11 on Senior Day at Andy Kerr Stadium. The win was the second-straight for the Raiders over the Terps in program history. Read More…

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Colgate Men’s Lacrosse 2012 Player Blog: The Terps Are Coming

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The Terps are coming to town on Saturday. It’s our senior day, the school’s springcoming, and the weather is supposed to cooperate. What better way could we as seniors ask to end our home careers other than beating Maryland at home and setting ourselves up for an at-large bid in the NCAA tournament. Of course we know it’s going to be a tough game coming at the end of the last week of classes, but who cares? Come Saturday the only thing that will matter is that all 47 guys on the roster go out to Andy Kerr and leave it all on the field. I can think of no better way to end my career here at Colgate than with this group of guys going up against an ACC powerhouse. Read More…

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Colgate Men’s Lacrosse 2012 Player Blog: Lunch Has Been Cancelled Today Due to Lack of Hustle

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After coming off a big Lehigh win, we couldn’t let ourselves get complacent for Lafayette. Coach reminded us consistently throughout the week how he doesn’t care about their record, but about the fact that if we win this game, we’re in the Patriot League Tournament. Read More…

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If The Season Ended Today….

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It’s almost May, which means it’s time for endless speculation about who will make the NCAA tournament. We’ve analyzed tournament resumes and have put together our best guess as to what the tournament would look like if the season ended today. Read More…

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Colgate Men’s Lacrosse 2012 Player Blog: American Reunion

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When “Danza Kuduro” came on in the locker room yesterday around 4 pm, it was one of the best feelings any of us have had so far this season. We had just knocked off the #7 team in the country, and taken down the #1 defense. It didn’t stem from just showing up on Saturday, but from all the hard work we put in during the week leading up to it. Read More…

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