NOCSAE Lacrosse Ball Explanation

NOCSAE Lacrosse Ball Explanation


In 2014, in order to increase player safety in lacrosse, all lacrosse balls must be certified NOCSAE approved. What does NOCSAE mean? One of our Lax.com pro’s Mike Barrett gives the rundown on what this new standard is, why it was put it place, and how the rule will be enforced this season. Read More…

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The Best Damn College Lacrosse Goals of February 2014

The Best Damn College Lacrosse Goals of February 2014


February kicked off the 2014 college lacrosse season, and featured several huge early season meetings, upsets, and not to mention some great goals captured by Lax.com. Read More…

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Highlights: Johns Hopkins Lacrosse Tops Princeton, 15-9

Highlights: Johns Hopkins Lacrosse Tops Princeton, 15-9


The visiting Johns Hopkins men’s lacrosse team used an 8-1 run that bridged the second and third quarters to turn a 4-4 tie into a 12-5 advantage and the fifth-ranked Blue Jays never let 10th-ranked Princeton get closer than four in the final 20 minutes of the game in a 15-9 victory at Class of 1952 Stadium Saturday afternoon. Read More…

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Highlights: Penn State Upsets Notre Dame, 8-7

Highlights: Penn State Upsets Notre Dame, 8-7


In a match up pitting two of the top programs in college lacrosse against one another, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse team hosted Penn State. In a defensive battle highlighted by excellent goal tending on both sides. Read More…

Posted in: D1, Notre Dame

Behind the Scenes, Inside the Syracuse Locker Room Before Losing to the Terps, 16-8

Exclusive Look Inside the Syracuse Locker Room Before Losing to the Terps, 16-8


In their first year as a member of the ACC, the Syracuse Orange men’s lacrosse team opened up conference play by hosting the Maryland Terrapins. Despite a strong start to the game for the Orange, the Terrapins defeated the Orange, 16-8. Read More…

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Highlights: Notre Dame Cruises to Defeat Jacksonville, 19-7

Highlights: Notre Dame Cruises to Defeat Jacksonville, 19-7


At the Moe’s Southwest Grill Lacrosse Classic, the Jacksonville University men’s lacrosse team hosted the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Everbank Field in Jacksonville. Read More…

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Highlights: Virginia has to go to OT to Beat Drexel, 11-10

Virginia has to go to OT to Beat Drexel, 11-10


The Virginia Cavaliers men’s lacrosse team traveled to Philadelphia for a match up with the Drexel Dragons. Despite a pair of four goal performances from Nick Trizano and Cole Shafer, the Dragons fell to the seventh ranked Cavaliers 11-10 in overtime on goal by Matt Cockerton with just 15 seconds to play. Read More…

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Video Highlights, Loyola Beats Penn State in OT

Video Highlights, Loyola Beats Penn State in OT


Two of colleges top programs met in unique circumstances when the Penn State men’s lacrosse team hosted the Loyola Greyhounds indoors due to inclement weather. Read More…

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Paul Carcaterra’s Top Ten Players to Watch in 2014

Apr 1, 2012; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels attack Joey Sankey (11) during the third quarter against the John Hopkins Blue Jays 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


The 2014 college lacrosse season will feature some of the best players in lacrosse, including some who are in line for an historic season. Check out Lax.com’s top ten players to watch for this season, done by ESPN Lacrosse analyst, Paul Carcaterra. Read More…

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Paul Carcaterra’s Preseason Lacrosse Top Ten

Paul Carcaterra's Preseason Top Ten


Maverik Lacrosse and ESPN lacrosse analyst Paul Carcaterra joins Lax.com to count down his preseason top ten for the 2014 college lacrosse season. Paul will highlight which teams he thinks have a chance to win it all in 2014. Read More…

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