No. 1 UVa, Debuting New Gloves, Falls to No. 2 Johns Hopkins in Overtime, 11-10

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Gait Lacrosse customized new Recon Pro gloves for UVA this weekend. The Orange/White/Navy glove is embellished with one of Virginia’s nicknames, Hoos. The Recon Pro gloves will be available later this year. Read More…

Posted in: D1, Gait

Game Photos: Maltz Leads Syracuse With Three Goals in 11-7 Loss to Johns Hopkins

NCAA Mens Lacrosse Syracuse Orangmen v Johns Hopkins Blue Jays


Sophomore Derek Maltz (Ashburn, Va.) registered his second hat trick in the last three games, but No. 2 Johns Hopkins (7-0) held No. 6 Syracuse (3-2) scoreless for a stretch of more than 20 minutes from the second to the fourth quarter and defeated the Orange, 11-7, Saturday, March 17 at Homewood Field. Read More…

Posted in: D1, Game Photos

Third-Ranked Hopkins Tops 16th-Ranked Delaware, 8-6

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BALTIMORE, MD – The third-ranked Johns Hopkins men’s lacrosse team built a five-goal, third-quarter lead then held off a furious rally by 16th-ranked Delaware as the Blue Jays improved to 2-0 on the year with an 8-6 win over the Blue Hens at Homewood Field Tuesday evening. Read More…

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STX Alliance Custom Shafts — Cornell, Syracuse, Hopkins (Video)

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We surreptitiously retrieved a glimpse of what STX has to offer this Spring. This video is a first look at the custom Alliance handles – we suspect – STX will produce for Cuse, Hopkins and Cornell. From what we can make out from the video the shafts display school colors and insignia. Read More…

Posted in: Sticks/Shafts, STX

1989 National Championship Game, Syracuse vs Hopkins



Gary, Paul, Quint, and Dave. Those four names have been on the tip of peoples’ tongues for decades. Find out why by watching the 1989 National Championship game. These teams were scary good.

Posted in: Lifestyle, videos

Hopkins Alum Among Pepsi MAX® and Doritos® Crash the Super Bowl Finalists




Former Johns Hopkins attackman, Michael Doneger, has been named one of the six finalists in the Pepsi MAX® and Doritos® Crash the Super Bowl contest. The challenge was to write, shoot and submit a funny commercial for either Doritos or Pepsi Max. Then if your submission is voted in as one of the top six then your commercial will air during Super Bowl XLV. View Video…

Posted in: Lifestyle, Pop Culture
Grip ‘N Rip: Ahmed Iftikar

Grip ‘N Rip: Ahmed Iftikar



Lacrosse Playground, every once in awhile, features a different lacrosse athlete as part of our series, where we’ll find out what the best use to fine tune their game. Today we feature Detroit Country Day goalie and Hopkins commit, Ahmed Iftikar.

Nike Custom Air Zoom Huarache II

Nike Custom Air Zoom Huarache II



Keep an eye out for Nike Custom Air Zoom Huarache II cleats in 2011. You might see Nike affiliated teams such as UVA, Hopkins, Cornell and UNC playing in them by the end of the season.

STX 2011 Collegiate Shirts



STX has released a sneak peak of what is expected in their Never Stop campaign. Featured are the shirts for Cornell, UNC, Maryland, ‘Cuse, and Hop. What is it about Carolina? Their gear is fly year-after-year, every year.

Posted in: Apparel, Companies

Behind The Scenes with Paul Rabil



Sopan Deb from Boston.com spent a recent weekend documenting what it’s like behind the scenes for Boston Cannons Major League Lacrosse star Paul Rabil.