High Point University Women’s Lacrosse Picked First in Big South Poll

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The two-time defending Big South champion High Point University women’s lacrosse team was picked to once again finish first in the league’s 2015 preseason poll, the conference announced Tuesday. The Panthers received seven of eight first place votes to top the league table with a total of 63 points. Winthrop earned […]

Pitts, Levine Receive Inaugural US Lacrosse Lifetime Achievement Awards

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Photograph by John Strohsacker BALTIMORE, Jan. 27, 2015 — US Lacrosse has named Jacquelin ‘Jackie’ Pitts and Mat Levine as its inaugural recipients of the organization’s Lifetime Achievement Awards, recognizing outstanding career contributions and impact to the sport of lacrosse. Both winners were officially honored last Friday evening at the 2015 US Lacrosse Convention in […]

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Mountain Hawks Predicted Fourth; Garden and Willcox Named Preseason All-League

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Complete Patriot League Release BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Lehigh women’s lacrosse team has been predicted fourth in the Patriot League preseason poll, as announced on Monday. In addition, senior defender Lauren Willcox and junior midfielder Kendall Garden were named to the preseason All-Patriot League Team. The Mountain Hawks finished last season in a tie for […]

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Holy Cross’ Laura Ryan Earns Women’s Lacrosse Preseason All-Patriot League Honors

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WORCESTER, Mass. (January 27, 2015) – Holy Cross women’s lacrosse senior captain Laura Ryan (Stirling, N.J.) received Preseason All-Patriot League honors. Also, the Crusaders have been picked to finish fifth in the 2015 Patriot League Preseason Poll as voted on by head coaches and sports information directors from around the league. Ryan, who has been […]

Shootout for Soldiers, The 24-Hour Lacrosse Event Benefitting Wounded American Soldiers to Expand to Five Locations in 2015

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Started by group of high school students, effort attracted 21,000 attendees last year and has raised more than $500,000 since its inception in 2012. BALTIMORE, MD (January 19, 2015) – The Shootout for Soldiers, the 24-hour lacrosse game benefiting wounded American military members that has raised more than $500,000 since its inception, will expand to […]

Yale’s Conrad Oberbeck Drafted By New York Lizards

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BALTIMORE – Yale University men’s lacrosse player Conrad Oberbeck (Greenwich, Conn.) was drafted by the New York Lizards in the sixth round of tonight’s Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft. The senior attackman, named a preseason All-American by Inside Lacrosse magazine, topped the Bulldogs with 50 points last season. The Elis will host Providence in a […]

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Harbeson & Pugh Lacrosse Shooting Clinic

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“Championships are won in the off-season.” You will hear that phrase from athletes at every level and in every sport, including the upcoming Super Bowl. This holds true for elite high school lacrosse players and even the top shooting coach in the mid-Atlantic region. The recent Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday was a day off […]

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Pontrello, Frazier Selected By Outlaws, Launch In MLL Draft

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BALTIMORE – Loyola University Maryland senior attacker Nikko Pontrello was selected in the first round by defending Major League Lacrosse champion Denver Outlaws, marking the third year in a row that a Greyhounds player has been selected among in the opening round. He was joined in the draft by senior defender Pat Frazier who was […]

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Hounds Bolster Midfield, Attack Units in Collegiate Draft

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Charlotte Chooses Duke, UNC Players With First Two Picks BALTIMORE, MD (Jan. 23, 2015) — Major League Lacrosse on Friday night held its 2015 Collegiate Draft, and with the third overall pick the Charlotte Hounds selected Will Haus, a defensive midfielder out of Duke University. Haus has the potential to significantly improve the Hounds’ transition […]

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Farrell and Geisler Selected in the MLL Draft

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – Senior Pat Farrell and redshirt-senior Austin Geisler of the High Point University men’s lacrosse team were selected in the seventh round of Friday night’s Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft. The pair becomes the first two players in the program’s three-year history to be selected in the MLL Draft. “I’m really proud […]