No. 10 Johns Hopkins Tops No. 14 Virginia in Face-Off Classic



BALTIMORE – No. 10 Johns Hopkins (6-2) scored nine goals in a row to pace the Blue Jays’ 15-8 triumph over the No. 10 Virginia Cavaliers (5-4) on Saturday afternoon, inside M&T Bank Stadium. Not only did the Blue Jays win the Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic, but also won the quest for the Doyle Smith Cup for the third year in a row. From 2006-10, Virginia won the first five meetings the cup was awarded to the regular season winner of the UVa and Johns Hopkins series. The Blue Jays current streak began in 2011. Read More…

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Saturday is Now Laxurday Every Single Week, Come Party and Watch the Face-Off Classic

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Got our first decent lineup of the season with 5 games being shown on our TVs for Laxurday. We’ll have UNC vs. Princeton at 11, Georgetown vs. Harvard at 1, Maryland vs. Marist at 1, UVA vs. Cornell at 1:30, and Hopkins vs. UMBC at 4. Read More…

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Maverik Lacrosse Athlete Billy Bitter To Meet Fans at Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic

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New York — March 9, 2012 – Maverik Athlete and former UNC great Billy Bitter will be signing autographs for lacrosse fans attending the Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic at M&T Bank Stadium this Saturday, March 10th. Fans will have the chance to meet Billy, get his autograph, ask him questions and checkout Maverik Lacrosse’s complete line of 2012 equipment including the Spider head, Rome gloves, Boost and Wonderboy shafts. Read More…

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No. 1 UVa and No. 3 Cornell Set Stage For a ‘Charm City’ Clash in Saturday’s Face-Off Classic

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CHARLOTTESVILLE Va. – The Virginia Cavaliers (6-0) are ranked No. 1 this week in the USILA coaches polls and are coming off home wins over then-No.3 Syracuse and Vermont. Next up for UVa is the Cornell Big Red (3-0), ranked No. 3 in the coaches polls. The 2012 edition of the series brings UVa back to Baltimore a second-consecutive season for the Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic. Read More…

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UMBC Names Captains for 2011-12; to Meet Hopkins Again in Face-Off Classic

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The UMBC men’s lacrosse team has selected senior attackman Rob Grimm (Black River, N.Y./Carthage), junior attackman Scott Jones (Port Coquitlam, B.C./Terry Fox) and junior long-stick midfielder Ethan Murphy (West Seneca, N.Y./West Seneca East) as its captains for the 2011-12 season. Read More…

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Cornell Men’s Lacrosse To Face Virginia In Face-Off Classic

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BALTIMORE, Md. – Bob Carpenter, Publisher of Inside Lacrosse Magazine, announced today that the Cornell men’s lacrosse team will take on Virginia in the Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic on Saturday, March 10, 2012, at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Read More…

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Game Photos: UMBC Falls to Johns Hopkins at Konica-Minolta Face-Off Classic

Game Photos: UMBC Falls to Johns Hopkins at Konica-Minolta Face-Off Classic



Johns Hopkins used an efficient offense in the first half and a dominating face-off effort in the second half to defeat UMBC, 16-5, in the Konica-Minolta Face-Off Classic played before 17,057 fans at M&T Bank Stadium.

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Game Photos: No. 1 Syracuse Edges Georgetown in Overtime

Game Photos: No. 1 Syracuse Edges Georgetown in Overtime



Stephen Keogh (Toronto, Ontario) scored with 2:19 left to play in overtime to lift No. 1 Syracuse (4-0, 1-0) to a 9-8 victory over Georgetown (2-3, 1-1) at the Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic at M&T Bank Stadium. The goal was Keogh’s fourth of the day.

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Rhamel Bratton’s Behind The Back Goal in Virginia’s 11-9 Win over Cornell Makes Sportscenter Top Plays




Rhamel Bratton’s second of three goals on the day gave Virginia an 8-7 advantage over Cornell at the Face-Off Classic yesterday. This goal sealed the deal for a 11-9 win for Virginia and also made #2 on Sportscenter’s Top Plays. View Video…

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Maverik Athlete Dan Hardy To Make Special Appearance at Face-Off Classic



Long Island City, NY – March 11, 2011 — On Saturday, March 12th, Maverik athlete (www.maveriklacrosse.com) and 2x-time national champion at Syracuse University Dan Hardy will be signing autographs for lacrosse fans attending the 2011 Face-Off Classic at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, MD.