With the 2014-15 school year in full swing and fall practice beginning, Elon lacrosse head coach Josh Hexter has welcomed 12 freshmen to the team. The Phoenix enters its second year of competition in the 2015 season and its first as a member of the Colonial Athletic Association.
The National Lacrosse League announced the 2014 NLL Season Award winners, including the All-Pro and All-Rookie Teams, during the first-ever Season Awards Ceremony at Toronto Rock Athletic Centre (TRAC) in Oakville, Ontario on Sunday night.
Head coach Jaime Sellers of Coastal Carolina University has announced that former Duke University volunteer assistant Molly O'Brien will join the Chanticleer coaching staff as an assistant for the 2014-15 season.
Following an illustrious playing career at Loyola University (Md.), which included winning a 2012 NCAA Division-I National Championship, Kevin Ryan has joined the Manhattan men's lacrosse coaching staff.
Men's Division I collegiate lacrosse returns to Washington state this October when NCAA finalist Notre Dame faces off against the world runner-up U.S. National Team in the third installment of Seattle's annual NCAA Seatown Lacrosse Classic.
Connecticut lacrosse coach Katie Woods announced the addition of assistant coach Forrest Stillwell to her coaching staff on Tuesday. Stillwell comes to UConn after spending four years as an assistant coach at Bucknell University.
Fourth-year head coach Christine Halfpenny announced today that seniors Leah Gallagher, Shauna Pugliese and Barbara Sullivan will serve as Notre Dame's 2015 team captains as the Irish vie for a school-record fourth consecutive NCAA Championship appearance.
For the first time, US Lacrosse is heading up the staff and player selection of a team that will represent the United States in the 2015 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Indoor Championship. Tony Resch has been named head coach and will be assisted by Adam Mueller and Chris Schiller.
Several Division II and III lacrosse programs have made announcements in the last few weeks regarding assistant coaches for the 2015 season. The releases included in this post are from Pace (new program in D2) and Trinity, Franklin & Marshall, Bowdoin, Susquehanna, Potsdam, New Paltz, and Johnson and Wales (D3).
Several Division II and III lacrosse programs have made announcements in the last few weeks regarding assistant coaches for the 2015 season. The releases included in this post are from Pace and Brevard (D2) and Union, Stevens, Colorado College, and Berry (D3).
The University of Denver has named former Marquette defensive coordinator John Orsen an assistant coach, DU head coach Bill Tierney announced on Friday. Orsen replaces four-year coach Dylan Sheridan, who took the first-assistant job at Princeton.
Rutgers lacrosse head coach Brian Brecht announced the addition of Rob Camposa as a volunteer assistant coach Friday. Camposa joins the coaching staff after spending that past three seasons as an assistant at Div. II Molloy College in Rockville Center, N.Y.
US Lacrosse is serving as one of the collaborating organizations in the formation of the new Collegiate Women's Lacrosse Officiating Association (COA), a non-profit designed to serve as the central hub for all aspects of collegiate women's lacrosse officiating.
Following another record-setting campaign that saw Stony Brook advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year, head coach Joe Spallina has added seven decorated freshmen for the 2015 season.
The 2015 lacrosse schedule represents a welcome change and the start of a new era for Vanderbilt. The Commodores unveiled their 2015 slate, which is highlighted with eight NCAA Tournament teams from 2014.
Head coach Jon Torpey of High Point University announced the additions of two staff members on Wednesday. John Haus was named the volunteer assistant coach and Ryan Cassidy is the team's new director of operations.
Lafayette lacrosse head coach Jim Rogalski named Mike Terranova a volunteer assistant coach for the 2015 season. Terranova comes to Lafayette after serving as the associate head coach at Chesnut Hill College.
Georgetown University lacrosse head coach Kevin Warne announced the addition of Justin Ward to the coaching staff for the 2014-15 season. Ward, a Glen Burnie, Md. native comes to the Hilltop after a successful four-year playing career at Loyola University Maryland.
UMass Lowell lacrosse head coach Ed Stephenson unveiled his team's schedule on Tuesday for their inaugural 2015 season. The slate will feature an even split, with seven contests home and away as well as three match-ups against teams that finished the 2014 season ranked in the top 20.
Lehigh head lacrosse coach Kevin Cassese has announced the restructuring of the Mountain Hawks' coaching staff. Errol Wilson has been promoted to associate head coach, and Will Scudder has been promoted to full-time assistant coach. In addition, Cassese has added Chad Surman to the staff as an assistant coach.
Lacrosse at the high school level has grown well over 100% just since 2001 and is continuing to expand while many other sports are not. Last year and again in 2014, girls' lacrosse cracked the top 10 in number of participants, with almost 82,000 players at schools covered by the recently released NFHS survey.
The Rutgers' men's lacrosse program welcomed 14 newcomers to campus as fall classes began. With fall practice beginning today, fourth-year head coach Brian Brecht announced a 14-person class that includes six midfielders, four defensemen, three attackers, and one goalkeeper.
Following one season as the program's top assistant coach, Ryder Bohlander has been elevated to the position of head men's lacrosse coach at Manhattanville College for the 2014-15 school year, Director of Athletics Keith Levinthal announced this week.
Robert Morris University lacrosse head coach Andrew McMinn announced the hiring of two staff members this afternoon. Robert Marasti was named as an assistant coach, and Carlo Sunseri returns as a volunteer assistant coach.
The First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY will host the Fifth Annual Bowhunter Cup on Saturday, October 4th at 7:30 p.m. The Iroquois Nationals will play the United States in the international exhibition game, which is being presented by Arrow Express Sports.
Saint Joseph's lacrosse head coach Taylor Wray has announced the incoming Class of 2018, which features 16 newcomers from five states and Canada, and the addition of a redshirt junior transfer for the 2015 season.
Hartwick College announced the hiring of Don LaSala as head lacrosse coach. He replaces Bill Bjorness. who accepted a coaching position with IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL this summer. LaSala served as the head coach at Adrian College in Michigan for the past three seasons.
Director of Athletics, Fitness, and Recreation Julie Davis is pleased to announce the hiring of new men's lacrosse head coach Jim Dock. He brings 15 years of coaching to UMF including on the national, collegiate, and high school levels.
Dylan Sheridan, who helped Denver to three Final Four appearances in four years on the staff, has been named to staff of the Princeton men's lacrosse team, head coach Chris Bates announced. Sheridan will serve as defensive coordinator and recruiting coordinator for the Tigers
Michael Kinney, men's assistant lacrosse coach/director of national recruiting at Capital University, has been named head coach of Alma College, Scots Athletic Director John Leister announced on Wednesday.
Duke University head lacrosse coach Kerstin Kimel has signed a contract extension through the 2020 season, as announced Wednesday, Sept. 3 by the school's Vice President and Director of Athletics Kevin White.
Tim O'Branski has been named the first-ever Director of Lacrosse Operations at Johns Hopkins University. O'Branski will assist men's lacrosse coach Dave Pietramala and women's lacrosse coach Janine Tucker along with their respective coaching staffs.
Boston University and head coach Liz Robertshaw announced the addition of Ana Heneberry as an assistant coach on Tuesday. Heneberry arrives at BU after spending the past two seasons as an assistant coach at High Point University.
Meredith Newman, most recently the head coach at Beloit College in Wisconsin, has been named as Augustana's new head coach. Newman replaces Sara Tisdale, who recently accepted the head coaching position at her alma mater, Central Michigan University.
Gardner-Webb University head lacrosse coach Jacquelyn Duggins is pleased to announce the addition of Jill Krick and Kristen Masullo as volunteer assistant coaches for the Runnin' Bulldogs' inaugural season this spring.
St. Andrew's Episcopal School has announced the hiring of Dane Smith as head varsity lacrosse coach. Smith comes to St. Andrew's from Robert Morris University, where he was an assistant coach for their NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team for the past two seasons.
Virginia Tech announced the hiring of new assistant coaches Mallory Poole and Kim Kolarik. Poole joins the Hokies after spending the last two seasons as the head coach at Bloomsburg University, and Kolarik comes to Tech after serving as an assistant coach at Lehigh last year.
The National Lacrosse League has announced the 2015 NLL regular season schedule. The 29th season of professional indoor lacrosse will open on Friday, Jan. 2 with the Buffalo Bandits visiting the recently-relocated Connecticut-based franchise at Mohegan Sun Arena.
The Toronto Rock and recently-relocated Connecticut-based franchise have completed a blockbuster deal. The Rock will acquire superstar transition player Brodie Merrill along with a 2nd round pick in the 2015 NLL Draft in exchange for forward Mike Burke, defenceman Craig England, Toronto's 2nd round pick in the 2014 NLL Draft, their 1st round pick in the 2015 draft and 2nd round pick in the 2016 draft. The Philadelphia Wings recently relocated to Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut.
The St. Andrews University lacrosse team and head coach Joe Wilson have announced the signing of 10 new athletes for the 2015 season. They include 8 states and Canada as well as a former SAU athlete coming back to school.
Junior attacker Taylor Ranftle is coming home to Long Island. The former Hauppauge High School star has transferred to Stony Brook from the University of Virginia and will play for the Seawolves women's lacrosse team in 2015, Joe Spallina announced Wednesday.
After spending nearly a decade as a player and assistant coach at Division I Hartford, Brian Tilley has been selected as the fifth head coach in the 20-year history of the Eastern Connecticut lacrosse program.
NCAA draw control record holder and IWLCA All-American Alyssa Leonard will join the USC lacrosse program as assistant coach and offensive coordinator head coach Lindsey Munday announced on Monday, Aug. 25.
A talented group of nine newcomers is now on campus and taking fall semester classes as part of the University of North Carolina women’s lacrosse team. The group includes eight freshmen and a sophomore transfer and is comprised of four midfielders, three attacking midfielders and two defenders.
The Denver Outlaws outscored the Rochester Rattlers 6-1 in the fourth quarter to win the franchise's first MLL Championship. Drew Snider scored the game-winning goal with 56 seconds left in the game, to seal the 12-11 victory for the team and earn the Steinfeld Trophy.
Head lacrosse coach John Tillman announced today that J.L. Reppert has been hired as Maryland's assistant coach. He comes to College Park after spending the prior three seasons as an assistant coach at Navy.
Major League Lacrosse has announced this year's 2014 MLL All-Pro Team. The roster is voted on by MLL coaches and general managers, and is comprised of some of the best talent in the league, all of whom stood out at their respective positions.
I do recognize the importance of 6v6 in practice, but the slow pace frustrates me, and I struggle with it and for that reason do not spend a lot of time here. However, I do see an increasing benefit to a renewed focus, at least for me, on six-man team defense.
University of Notre Dame will be bolstering its lineup with seven dynamic freshmen who will help the program build off of a 2014 season that saw the Irish selected to host the opening rounds of the NCAA Tournament.
Rutgers lacrosse head coach Brian Brecht added a Team USA player to his staff on Thursday with the hiring of Jesse Bernhardt as an assistant coach. Bernhardt joins the Scarlet Knights after a highly decorated playing career, and previously was a volunteer assistant coach at the University of Maryland.
The Mount St. Mary's athletic department announced the addition Tim McIntee the upcoming academic year. McIntee will work as the associate head coach and defensive coordinator for the men's lacrosse team.
Lehigh head men's lacrosse coach Kevin Cassese has announced the addition of 12 student-athletes to the program. The class of 2018 enters Lehigh this fall looking to mesh with a strong returning core of players as the Mountain Hawks begin their quest for a third Patriot League Championship in the last four years.
Coastal Carolina University lacrosse head coach Jaime Sellers has announced that former Boston University goalie Christina Sheridan will join the Chanticleer coaching staff as an assistant working primarily with the defense and handling the program's internal operations.
After making its 10th consecutive appearance in the NCAA quarterfinals and compiling an 11-8 ledger in 2014, the Duke women's lacrosse program will welcome nine freshmen this fall ahead of the 2015 campaign.
Matt Kerwick, the Richard M. Moran Head Coach of Men's Lacrosse, has announced that Chris Kivlen will join the Big Red as an assistant coach for the 2015 season. Kivlen comes to East Hill following three extremely successful seasons as the head coach at Montclair State.
It was announced Monday by Dartmouth College Director of Athletics & Recreation Harry Sheehy that Brendan Callahan has been named head coach of men's lacrosse. Callahan comes to Hanover after spending the last seven years as an assistant coach at Lehigh.
La Roche College is excited to announce that Michael McBride has been named head coach of the men's lacrosse program. McBride brings a stellar resume after five successful seasons and a school-record 59 wins as the head coach at Peters Township High School.
Jeremy Sieverts scored the game-winning goal with just over a minute left as the Denver Outlaws topped the New York Lizards 14-13 Saturday afternoon at the University of Denver's Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium to earn a trip to the 2014 MLL Championship Game.
The Ohio Machine fell in its first-ever MLL playoff game after surrendering an early advantage to Rochester on Saturday evening. The Rattlers scored five unanswered fourth-quarter goals to pull away for the 15-11 win.
Penn State head lacrosse coach Missy Doherty has announced the additions of seven incoming freshmen who will represent the Class of 2018. The contingent is comprised of four midfielders, two defenders and a goalkeeper.