Game Photos: Rastivo’s MVP Performance Ignites Tar Heels Past Princeton, 9-8

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BALTIMORE, MD. — Steven Rastivo made 16 saves to earn Most Valuable Player honors of the 2012 Konica Minolta Face-off Classic as eighth-ranked North Carolina defeated 14th-ranked Princeton 9-8 at M&T Bank Stadium. Princeton outshot the Tar Heels 43-22 in the game but Rastivo proved to be a stone wall in the cage to keep the Tigers at bay, including a seven-save performance in the fourth quarter alone. Read More…

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Denver Assistant Coach Trevor Tierney Inducted into N.J. Hall of Fame

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DENVER – University of Denver volunteer assistant coach Trevor Tierney was inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame at a reception on the campus of Rutgers University last weekend. Read More…

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2012 Ivy League Season Preview Trailer

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With the 2012 season upon us, Lax.com got an inside look at the Ivy League. They visited all seven schools, meeting with players and coaches. Each school gives us a different outlook on the league, and the upcoming season. This trailer is just a snippet of an all-access pass, season preview with the Ivy League. Read More…

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Class of 1952 Stadium Gets A New Carpet

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The Princeton Tigers have a new carpet to play on this season. The Class of 1952 Stadium underwent some changes. Specifically, the old school Astro turf was replaced with Synthetic turf. The face-off X displays the Princeton shield. Read More…

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Princeton Mourns Ann Bates, Wife Of Men’s Lacrosse Coach Chris Bates

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Dr. Ann Bates, the wife of Princeton men’s lacrosse coach Chris Bates, passed away earlier today after a nearly decade-long battle with cancer. She was nine days past her 43rd birthday. Read More…

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Princeton University Legendary 2001 Lacrosse Highlights

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Norbert Bielan of LacrosseRecruits.com uploaded a highlight video from Princeton’s run to the championship in 2001. People are quick to name Damien Davis, Trevor Tierney (heels on the line without an arc), Ryan Boyle (53 points as a Freshman), and Ryan Mollot (converted shortstick from the legendary Boys’ Latin ’97 class) as the guys who orchestrated the title run, but they would be remiss not to mention a few others. Read More…

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Princeton Lacrosse Knicks and Espana Shorts



If you guys know us, then you know that we love, love Streaker Sports’ apparel. They made these special edition shorts for the current Princeton players and the alumni in the color scheme of the Spanish World Cup Soccer team and the New York Knicks. Every year the Princeton team and the alumni group do a shorts order.

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Will Warrior start producing custom team shafts?

Will Warrior start producing custom team shafts?



Will Warrior start producing custom lacrosse handles? Check out pictures of some custom team shafts for Duke, Princeton, and Denver. Learn and see more after the jump.

Custom Princeton Warrior Burn Speed 3.0 Cleats



A few weeks ago we showed you an up-close look at Team USA’s custom Warrior Burn 3.0 cleats. Once again, the Warrior footwear team gave Lacrosse Playground inside access to their shoe laboratory and described what went into the making of the Princeton 3.0’s. >>READ MORE


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The Social Scholar



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Founded by two former Division I players, Frank Luciano (Maryland ’03) and Dixon Hayes (Princeton ’04), The Social Scholar is a free weekly email that clues you in on great local events and cool gear that won’t break the bank. >>READ MORE

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