Cornell Player Needs Your Advice



Cornell’s Brad Kamedulski is already in Baltimore for the FInal Four this weekend, but has other things bouncing around in his head. MORE AFTER THE JUMP…

Men’s College Lacrosse Final Four Match-ups Set



Scott Roth of The Campus Socialite lays out the match-ups set for the Final Four this weekend. Scott discusses why Virginia’s chances may have increased and how they can seal the deal against Duke on Saturday. More…

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A Charitable Challenge to Lacrosse Camp Directors



Can more lacrosse organizations across the country join Jeff Tambroni and Cornell lacrosse in applying a charitable aspect to summer camps? Lacrosse Playground contributor Teddy Lamade doesn’t see why this should be a problem. Keep Reading…

UMD vs Notre Dame, Technical Difficulties



If you watched the Quarterfinal match up between Maryland and Notre Dame on Saturday then you, too, are probably disappointed with ESPNU’s production of the game. Repeatedly, throughout the game, ESPNU either went to a Black screen or a stationary viewing of the stats. When we, the fans, were actually able to view the game it was from a terrible angle with bad picture which made the game look like it was pulled from the ESPN Classics archives. One thing that the poor work of ESPNU helped add was suspense. Not being able to see what was going on made the pace of an otherwise dull game more exhilarating. View game photos…

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Flashback: Grip ‘N Rip With Cornell’s Max Feely



When we did a Grip ‘N Rip on Max Feely back in February we knew he was a special player, but had no idea he’d end up scoring the game winning goal this past weekend to keep Cornell alive in the NCAA tourney.

His goal in the third overtime was monumental and it has propelled the Big Red to meet Army next round. Check out the post-game press conference with Feely below at the :55 mark and his past Grip ‘N Rip with great pictures of his stick.

Some Thoughts on The IVY League Jerseys

Some Thoughts on The IVY League Jerseys



The Ivy League has a deep lacrosse tradition. The league captured the first USILA championship in 1881, the first NCAA Championship in 1971 and remains one of the premiere leagues today even with the absence of athletic scholarships. As far as jerseys, there is an emphasis on the classic. Not surprisingly, some schools have remained very conservative in their attire, while others have broken the mold.

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Syracuse Lacrosse shocks Cornell at the buzzer 8-7



Last night, in a national championship rematch, Chris Daniello found the back of the cage as time expired to give Syracuse a 8-7 win over Cornell in thrilling fashion. The angle and proximity of the camera from the sideline adds to the suspense as you can’t see the game clock and you can almost feel the rush of the crowd when Daniello nails his shot.

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Grip ‘N Rip: Max Feely

Grip ‘N Rip: Max Feely



Each week Lacrosse Playground will be featuring a different lacrosse athlete as part of our “Grip ‘N Rip” series, where we’ll find out what the best use to fine tune their game. This week we are featuring Cornell’s Max Feely. This stud was extremely underrated going into college, but soon got on everyone’s radar after Cornell’s championship run in ’09.

Cornell Nike Padding for 2010



Here is the official Cornell Nike padding for the year. The images include gloves, arm guards, and arm pads for Cornell, including Nike Huarache gloves and Nike Vapor arm guards/pads in Red and White and adorning the Cornell logo.

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A sneak peek at early samples from Nike

A sneak peek at early samples from Nike



Get a sneak peek at samples of Nike gear that teams may be wearing in the near future.

NikeVaporArmPads

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