Bucknell Upsets Second-Ranked Cornell Lacrosse, 9-8, in Comeback on the Road

May 14, 20011; Ithaca, NY, USA; Hartford Hawks defenseman Alex Matarazzo (6) defends against Cornell Big Red attack Rob Pannell (3)during the first round of the 2011 NCAA Mens Lacrosse Tournament at Schoellkopf Field. Cornell defeated Hartford 15-6. Mandatory Credit: Patrick Shanahan-USA TODAY Sports


ITHACA, N.Y. – In a season already full of impressive wins, Bucknell men’s lacrosse added one more highlight to its resume with a 9-8 upset over second-ranked Cornell at Schoellkopf Field on Tuesday evening. The Bison (7-1) overcame a snow delay and rallied from a one-goal deficit at halftime to win their sixth consecutive game. Sean Doyle led Bucknell with three goals, although Chase Bailey had the game-winner, and keeper Kyle Feeney tallied six saves. Read More…

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ESPN’s College Lacrosse Players and Teams To Watch in 2013 (Video)

May 14, 20011; Ithaca, NY, USA; Hartford Hawks defenseman Alex Matarazzo (6) defends against Cornell Big Red attack Rob Pannell (3)during the first round of the 2011 NCAA Mens Lacrosse Tournament at Schoellkopf Field. Cornell defeated Hartford 15-6. Mandatory Credit: Patrick Shanahan-USA TODAY Sports


Usually, I’d disagree with Dixon’s comments. Fortunately, I didn’t have to hear much from him. Quint and Paul’s assessment for the players and teams to look out for this season are accurate. I, for one, loved their appreciation for Denver’s team. Read More…

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Rob Pannell Granted Fifth-Year Eligibility Waiver

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ITHACA, N.Y. – The Cornell Department of Athletics and Physical Education has announced that senior Rob Pannell has been granted a fifth-year eligibility waiver through the Ivy League Office. Pannell will rejoin Big Red when he returns to Cornell in the spring 2013 semester to complete his degree requirements. Read More…

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2012 Vail Lacrosse Shootout Video Highlights

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We’ve been keeping up with all of the 2012 Vail Lacrosse Shootout action this Summer by posting recaps and pictures. Today, we have videos shot by The Lacrosse Network of some of the biggest names in the sport taking their talents to Vail. Read More…

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Rob Pannell Joins Shootout for Soldiers, Wounded Warrior Project

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Rob Pannell joins a slew of other top-notch players as a supporter of a 24 hour lacrosse game to benefit The Wounded Warrior Project. Pannell accompanies Kyle Hartzell, Paul Rabil, Steele Stanwick, Brian Farrell, Drew Westervelt, Eric Martin, and Jesse Schwartzman to name a few. “The Shootout for Soldiers is an awesome event benefiting a great cause,” said Pannell. “We are all able to enjoy our freedoms because of the men and women who protect us overseas, and I hope that the lacrosse community will rally behind this event.” Read More…

2012 MLL Collegiate Draft Results

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PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Cornell University attackman Rob Pannell was picked with the first overall selection by the Long Island Lizards as Major League Lacrosse held the 2012 Collegiate Draft presented by Warrior on Friday night at the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott. Read More…

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Cornell Lacrosse Player Named Male Athlete of the Year

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Back in 2007, following a solid but unspectacular junior campaign at Smithtown High, the young attackman was recruited and eventually committed to Quinnipiac University to play lacrosse. The following spring, however, a much bigger and stronger Pannell saw his career take off, and received enough attention from some of the top programs to make him rethink his initial college decision. Read More…

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Interview of Cornell’s Rob Pannell at the ESPY Awards

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Cornell’s Rob Pannell talks about his nomination for an ESPY Award from the red carpet in Los Angeles. Read More…

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Cornell’s Rob Pannell at the ESPY’s

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Cornell rising-senior Rob Pannell was nominated for a 2011 ESPY in the category of Best Male College Athlete, while Virginia coach Dom Starsia was one of five nominees for an ESPY award in the category of Best Coach/Manager. Read More…

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