Video Highlights, Johns Hopkins Surges Past Towson, 15-8

Video Highlights, Johns Hopkins Surges Past Towson, 15-8


The Johns Hopkins men’s lacrosse team got four goals each from Ryan Brown, John Crawley and Brandon Benn and used a 10-1 run to pull away from visiting Towson Saturday afternoon. Read More…

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My Experience Playing Lacrosse in Italy

Lacrosse in Bologna


This past year I decided to return to school to pursue a Master’s degree. Fortunately for me, the first year of my program allowed me to live in Bologna, Italy. Located, in northern Italy in between its more famous brethren of Milan and Venice to the north and Florence to the south. Read More…

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Big Ten Announces Institution of Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse, Hopkins

March 24, 2012; Charlottesville, VA, USA; John Hopkins Blue Jays attack Wells Stanwick (42) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Virginia Cavaliers in the second half at Klockner Stadium. The Blue Jays won 11-10 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports


Park Ridge, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced today that men’s and women’s lacrosse will become the conference’s 27th and 28th official sports and that Johns Hopkins University has been accepted as a sport affiliate member for men’s lacrosse only beginning with the 2014-15 academic year. Read More…

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Johns Hopkins Really Needs to Beat Maryland

May 21, 2011; Hempstead NY, USA; Johns Hopkins Blue Jays head coach Dave Pietramala yells in the first quarter against the Denver Pioneers during the quarterfinal round of 2011 NCAA mens lacrosse tournament at James M. Shuart Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Fielding-USA TODAY Sports


If JHU doesn’t beat Maryland, then the team will secure its fate of possibly not making the NCAA Tournament. The Terps rolled over the Blue Jays twice last season. Two years ago Hopkins was able to come from behind in an electric game in Byrd Stadium to defeat the Hardshells. Read More…

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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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Zach Palmer is the Human Highlight Reel

Apr 1, 2012; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; John Hopkins Blue Jays attack Zach Palmer (45) celebrates goal against the North Carolina Tar Heels at the Big City Classic at MetLife Stadium. North Carolina Tar Heels defeat the John Hopkins Blue Jays 13-9. Mandatory Credit: Jim O'Connor-USA TODAY Sports


This past weekend Johns Hopkins Senior Zach Palmer went behind the back against UMBC (video). It’s a common occurrence for the Canadian attackman and we have two other clips to prove it. Read More…

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Freshman Commits to Johns Hopkins Lacrosse (Video)

Freshman Commits to Johns Hopkins Lacrosse (Video)


Forry Smith from Haverford School (Pa.) has verbally committed to play for Johns Hopkins University. 4OneTwoLax first reported that the 6-2, 175-pounder committed. Smith, who plays for Dukes LC, Mesa Fresh, and other club teams, reminds me a lot of JHU’s Bobby Benson. Read More…

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Kyle Harrison Burns a Hole in the Net at LXM Pro 619

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The Lacrosse Network brings you the second stop on the 2012 LXM Pro Tour, LXM 619, on Coronado Island. The crew captured Team STX take on Team Sole in its entirety. And, along the way they caught Kyle Harrison stinging a shot through the net and popping into the air like a bra at a Skid Row concert. Read More…

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Ray Lewis’s Inspiring Speech to the Loyola Greyhounds Men’s Lacrosse Team

ray lewis, loyola lacrosse, James Lang, lacrosse playground


The Loyola Men’s Lacrosse team stays true to its roots. This past week, the team received an enormous amount of support from Under Armour athlete and Baltimore Ravens legend Ray Lewis. Lewis has become famous off the field for his hair-raising speeches. Unlike Johns Hopkins, who had New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick give a speech prior to this weekend’s NCAA Quarterfinal game, the Greyhounds sought inspiration from their backyard. Read More…

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Game Highlights: Navy Men’s Lacrosse Demolishes Hopkins, 8-2

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Senior goalkeeper RJ Wickham (Penn Yan, N.Y.) turned away 18 shots, while sophomore attackman Sam Jones (Annapolis, Md.) pitched in three goals and an assist as the Navy men’s lacrosse team (6-6) dominated sixth-ranked Johns Hopkins (9-3), 8-2, Saturday afternoon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The six-goal victory by the Mids marked their largest margin of victory in the series since 1965 when Navy scored a 15-6 win over the Blue Jays on their home field. Read More…

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