Syracuse’ Hakeem Lecky’s Lacrosse Journey, Black History Month

Apr 1, 2012; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; Syracuse Orange midfielder Hakeem Lecky (8) opens the game with a goal against Duke Blue Devils midfielder Jake Tripucka (7) at the Big City Classic at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jim O'Connor-USA TODAY Sports


Hakeen Lecky had never played lacrosse until his freshman year in high school, but the sport has changed his life. Read More…

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Syracuse Lacrosse Already Had Its First Game of the 2013 Season! What?

May 27, 2012; Stony Brook NY, USA; Syracuse Orange attack Alyssa Murray (1) takes a stick to the face by Northwestern Wildcats midfielder/attack Alex Frank (11) during the first half of the 2012 NCAA Division 1 Womens Lacrosse Championship at LaValle Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – In the first Division I women’s lacrosse game in the nation, Syracuse defeated Jacksonville, 21-8, on Sunday, Jan. 13. The Orange, which opened the season on the road for the first time since 2007, has now won its season opener in six consecutive seasons. Read More…

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Tim Desko Signs with STX Lacrosse

Tim Desko Signs with STX Lacrosse


Baltimore, MD – Baltimore-based STX, LLC, a global sporting goods leader, announced today a one-year deal with former Syracuse attackman Tim Desko. As part of the deal, Desko will appear in marketing materials, help with product testing and development and will act as a team sales liaison. Read More…

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Derek Maltz Has Big Day At Syracuse Lacrosse Alumni Game



SYRACUSE, N.Y. – For the third straight year, the Syracuse varsity lacrosse team defeated a star-studded group of past SU greats in the Orange Alumni Classic. The event featured four-time All-American Mike Leveille and NCAA career wins leader John Galloway, but it was junior Derek Maltz (Ashburn, Va.) who stole the show. Maltz scored four goals to lead the Orange past the Alumni All-Stars, 14-9, Saturday, Oct. 13 at the Carrier Dome. Read More…

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Gary Gait and Michelle Tumolo Reprimanded by NCAA

May 27, 2012; Stony Brook NY, USA; Northwestern Wildcats m/d Taylor Thornton (9) and Northwestern Wildcats midfielder Alexa deLyra (25) box out Syracuse Orange attack Michelle Tumolo (35) during the first half of the 2012 NCAA Division 1 Womens Lacrosse Championship at LaValle Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-US PRESSWIRE


SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Syracuse women’s lacrosse coach Gary Gait and star Michelle Tumolo have been reprimanded by the NCAA for misconduct at the Division I national championship game in May. Read More…

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Easton Lacrosse Unveils New Helmet and Gloves at Lake Placid Lacrosse Classic

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When the Powells step onto a field, everyone hears about it. Days ago, we got word that Casey and Mike Powell would be suiting up for team Burnt Orange at the Lake Placid Lacrosse Classic, so we sent an intern up to New York. When we received pictures back from our minion on the ground, we got a lot more than we had anticipated. Not only did we get pics of Casey and Mike Powell, but we also got pics of the newest Easton Lacrosse gear. Read More…

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Liam Banks launches LB3 St Louis



Atlanta, GA – LB3 Lacrosse has opened operations in St. Louis, Missouri. The expansion will involve new lacrosse opportunities for players in the St Louis area and an LB3 influx of elite coaching into two existing programs. LB3 has taken over operation of St Louis Metro Lacrosse and St Louis Kings Lacrosse. Kings and Metro have been operated by St Louis native Matt Prime, a close friend of LB3 Founder Liam Banks. Read More…

Jim Brown and Investors Purchase Long Island Lizards

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NEW YORK, N.Y. (Wednesday, May 30, 2012) – The Long Island Lizards of Major League Lacrosse (MLL) announced today that they have been sold to an investor group which includes Medallion Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: TAXI), and National Football League Hall of Famer Jim Brown, who, besides professional football, is widely considered the greatest lacrosse player of all time. Read More…

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National Lacrosse Hall of Fame Announces 2012 Induction Class

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BALTIMORE — The 2012 induction class for the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame has been approved by the US Lacrosse Board of Directors. This year’s eight-person class will be officially inducted in a ceremony Saturday, Oct. 20, at The Grand Lodge in Hunt Valley, Md. Read More…

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Hang with Mike Powell at Capital One Cup Fan Zone at the Laxperience this Weekend



Mike Powell to Appear at Capital One Cup Fan Zone at the Laxperience During the NCAA® Men’s Lacrosse Championships Fans can test their skills against each other by participating in live college sports drills and other interactive experiences. Bragging rights are on the line, as fans have the opportunity to show off their athletic skills and experience the intensity of NCAA Championship action by participating in various sports games and drills including lacrosse interactive, obstacle courses and the new football receiver challenge. Additionally, fans will have the opportunity to win prizes, take part in the Spray Fan and more. Read More…

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