Grip ‘N Rip: Greg Coholan, University of Virginia

By Lacrosse Playground | December 29, 2015 |

Greg Coholan

University of Virginia senior midfielder, Greg Coholan, made everyone stop and turn their eyes towards him last season when he willed an injury plagued UVA team to a first round home game in the NCAA playoffs.…

Tucker Highlights 2015 MLL Draft for Virginia as Two are Selected

By Lacrosse Playground | January 27, 2015 |


UVa has had at least one first round selection in each of the past seven drafts

BALTIMORE – Virginia senior midfielder Ryan Tucker was selected No.…

The Best Shooting Coach You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

By Lacrosse Playground | October 6, 2014 |
Paul Rabil is considered the best lacrosse player on the planet. If you have ever wondered how he got so good, just ask Scott Pugh, his coach for three years at DeMatha Catholic High School and one of the men Rabil credits for winning championships in high school, college and as a professional. With resume boasts like this, Coach Pugh has become one of the most sought after private instructors in the DC-Metropolitan region. Just this past weekend, on Sat Oct 4th, Coach Pugh teamed up with former pupil Pat Harbeson (DeMatha '10 / University of Virgina '14) for a Shooting Clinic on the campus of Mater Dei School in Bethesda, MD. Players from the most prestigious schools in the area including Gonzaga, Georgetown Prep, DeMatha, The Heights, Landon, & Richard Montgomery came out to match their skills with the best in the area. Read More...

UVa to be Represented Well at the 2014 FIL World Championship

By Lacrosse Playground | July 3, 2014 |
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia will be well represented at the 2014 FIL World Championship, presented by Trusted Choice, July 10-19 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo. Read More...

Video, Jay Jalbert to be Inducted into the US Lacrosse Hall of Fame

By Lacrosse Playground | May 22, 2014 |
Former Virginia men’s lacrosse attackman and midfielder Jay Jalbert is a member of the 2014 US Lacrosse Hall of Fame class, as announced by the US Lacrosse Board of Directors. Jalbert will be the 12th overall Cavalier to be inducted. Last year Michael Watson became the first Cavalier to be inducted since Dom Starsia in 2008. Read More...

Maryland Lacrosse to Unveil New Uniforms Against UVA?

By Lacrosse Playground | March 24, 2014 |
The game will serve as Military Appreciation Day and as Under Armour’s Freedom Game, during which the Terps will be unveiling special, new uniforms. Read More...

Pannell’s Overtime Goal Lifts No. 7 UVa Over No. 12 Loyola, 14-13

By Lacrosse Playground | February 7, 2014 |
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia attackman James Pannell recorded a career-high four goals, including his sudden death score with 2:16 left in the overtime period, lifting the No. 7 Virginia Cavaliers (1-0) to a 14-13 season-opening win over the No. 12 Loyola Greyhounds (0-1), Thursday evening at Klöckner Stadium. Read More...

Virginia Lacrosse Announces 2014 Season Schedule

By Lacrosse Playground | December 19, 2013 |
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Dom Starsia announced his team’s schedule for the 2014 season today. The schedule features seven home games. Among UVa’s opponents in 2014 are seven teams that played in last season’s NCAA tournament. Read More...

New Custom Lacrosse Pockets for UVA 2014 NCAA Legal by Stylin Strings

By Lacrosse Playground | October 28, 2013 |
Stylin Strings and Virginia have partnered in the past for stringing and dyeing needs. UVA counts on them once more for highly technical and reliable stringing. Read More...

Joe Starsia Joins the UVa Men’s Lacrosse Coaching Staff

By Lacrosse Playground | September 11, 2013 |
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia men’s lacrosse head coach Dom Starsia has announced he has added his son, Joe Starsia, to the Cavaliers’ coaching staff. Joe Starsia fills the assistant coach vacancy left by John Walker, who left for the top assistant coach position at Princeton in July. Read More...

No. 1 North Carolina Drops Virginia in Shootout for ACC Title, 16-13

By Lacrosse Playground | April 28, 2013 |
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Nick O’Reilly and Matt White had ACC Men’s Lacrosse Tournament record-breaking performances on Sunday afternoon, but it wasn’t enough as the No. 1 North Carolina Tar Heels (12-3) outlasted the Virginia Cavaliers (7-8) for the 2013 ACC title, 16-13, at Kenan Stadium. With the loss UVa concludes its season and will not make the NCAA Tournament for the first time since the 2004 campaign. Read More...

Stage is Set for Saturday Rendezvous Between No. 8 UVa and No. 3 Cornell

By Lacrosse Playground | March 8, 2013 |
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The Virginia Cavaliers (5-1) are ranked No. 8 in this week’s USILA coaches poll and No. 9 in this week’s Nike/Inside Lacrosse media poll, and are coming off a home win on Tuesday over Vermont. Next up for the Cavaliers is the Cornell Big Red (4-0), ranked No. 3 in both the coaches and media polls. The 2013 edition of the series returns the matchup to campus sites after the last two regular-season meetings were played in Baltimore at M&T Bank Stadium as part of the Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic. Faceoff is set for 1 p.m. Read More...