The seven members of the lacrosse Class of 2018 are well into their freshman year at Siena College. Lauren Anglim, Maggie Cifarelli, Emily Conway, Claudia Crist, Bailey Groves, Kaitlin Handley and Katherine Kelly comprise the class that will take the field as Saints this spring.
Sacred Heart University head lacrosse coach Laura Cook announced the Pioneers 2015 schedule. The campaign is slated for 16 regular season games, with nine games on Campus Field and seven Northeast Conference games.
Fourth-year Navy lacrosse coach Rick Sowell released the Mids' 2015 schedule on Friday. It which features games against five teams who finished the 2014 campaign ranked among the top 20 in the Nike/Inside Lacrosse Media Poll, including four programs who played in the 2014 NCAA Championship.
The Army lacrosse program and head coach Joe Alberici have announced their 2015 schedule, which includes six games at Michie Stadium, highlighted by a match-up with 2014 national finalist Notre Dame on May 2.
Florida Tech's lacrosse team took a major step forward during the recent early signing period, as 11 high school seniors signed National Letters of Intent, announced by head coach Ryan McAleavey on Friday.
UC Davis and third-year head lacrosse coach Kate Henwood inked a total of eight prospective student-athletes from five different states to National Letters of Intent during the 2014 November signing period.
Holy Cross head coach Stephanie Ridolfi has announced that five student-athletes have signed national letters of intent to attend Holy Cross. Jessi Button, Keeley Connors, Baker Earl, Alexis Leighton, and Caroline Walsh will join the team in the fall of 2015.
Joe Fletcher, a standout on the lacrosse field and in all areas of collegiate life, will receive the NCAA's highest accolade for a student-athlete in January. He has been named a 2015 recipient of the NCAA Today's Top 10 Award and will be honored at the upcoming NCAA Convention.
Richmond announced three captains for the 2015 lacrosse campaign, the second in program history. The 2014 Atlantic Sun Champion Spiders will be captained by redshirt junior Alex Hatem (Syracuse, NY), junior Brendan Hynes (Mahopac, NY) and Tom Monzo (Flourtown, PA) next season.
The University of Alabama in Huntsville Department of Athletics announced the program's first-ever head women's lacrosse coach on Monday, revealing that Gail Wallach will be the first to lead the Chargers in the department's newest sport.
Oregon lacrosse head coach Jen Beck announced the signing of seven players to National Letters of Intent on Saturday. The seven signees will be coming from Maryland (3), Oregon (1), California (1), New York (1) and Canada (1).
This is a great twist to the usual 3v2 lacrosse drills run by many top NCAA lacrosse programs. We have mentioned before, "Perhaps our players are better at multi-tasking in drills than we as coaches give them credit for." And this is an awesome example.
Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse coach Dave Pietramala announced the Blue Jays' 2015 schedule today, complete with seven home games, six away games, two home scrimmages, and the program's first-ever conference games as Johns Hopkins prepares for its first season in the Big Ten.
Loyola University Maryland will open its 2015 lacrosse season with consecutive home games against the University of Virginia and Penn State University, two of seven games at Ridley Athletic Complex that make up the Greyhounds' upcoming schedule.
In anticipation of the newly formed Big Ten Conference lacrosse, the Rutgers men's lacrosse squad has announced its 2015 schedule. The slate will include 15 regular season games, with nine homes contests and six road matches.
Wagner College head lacrosse coach Matt Poskay, who will enter his fourth season at the helm of the Seahawk program in 2015, has announced that Matt Bunting, Michael McMenamin, Patrick McMenamin, William McMenamin, and Anthony Peruso will serve as the captains for the 2015 season.
Westminster College has announced the addition of men's lacrosse as a varsity sport for the 2015-16 academic year. The addition of men's lacrosse increases the number of Westminster's varsity sports to 21.
US Lacrosse representatives who hope to put the final touches on the women's lacrosse headgear performance standard will be among the attendees at this week's semi-annual ASTM International meeting in New Orleans. The standard recently completed phase one of the balloting process and is being edited for the required second balloting phase, expected to begin in January.
Head coach Alison Fisher has announced the addition of 12 incoming freshman to the Lafayette lacrosse program as part of the Class of 2018. The group consists of four student-athletes from New Jersey, three from New York, two from Maryland, one from Florida and one from Pennsylvania.
The Bellarmine University lacrosse team has announced its 13-game schedule for its 2015 campaign, which is highlighted by its first year in the Southern Conference and an early season match-up with defending national champion Duke.
The University of Pennsylvania announced its 2015 lacrosse schedule, with the winners of eight consecutive Ivy League championships set to embark on a 15-game slate in search of a ninth Ancient Eight crown and appearance in the NCAA Tournament.
The 2014 Atlantic Sun Champion Richmond Spiders and head coach Dan Chemotti have announced their 2015 schedule. The Spiders, along with their A-Sun cohorts, have moved under the umbrella of the Southern Conference starting this season.
An eight-game homestand and battles against eight teams that had winning records a year ago highlight the 2015 University of Delaware men's lacrosse schedule unveiled by Blue Hens head coach Bob Shillinglaw Thursday.
The Georgetown lacrosse squad has announced its captains for the 2015 season. Seniors Mollie Caputo (Manlius, N.Y./Fayetteville-Manlius), Adrianne Devine (Loudonville, N.Y./Shaker), Sammy Giordano (Ridgewood, N.J./Ridgewood) and Caroline Tarzian (Garden City, N.Y./Garden City) were selected by their coaches and peers.
Entering her fourth season at the helm of the Fresno State lacrosse program, head coach Jessica Pausewang announced the 2015 schedule on Tuesday, which is highlighted by eight home games on the new Soccer/Lacrosse Field.
Matt Kerwick, the Richard M. Moran Head Coach of Lacrosse, has announced the Big Red's schedule for the upcoming 2015 men's lacrosse season. The slate is an exciting one, highlighted by seven home games, as well as a road trip to Virginia, and a neutral site contest with Albany in Dallas, Texas.
Robert Morris University, under the direction of fourth-year head coach Andrew McMinn, has announced its captains for the upcoming 2015 season. Captaining the Colonials in their 11th season will be four seniors: Luc Magnan, Jacob Ruest, Joseph Scenna, and Michael Seidel.
Nine home games at Waldron Family Stadium highlight the Mount St. Mary's women's lacrosse schedule for the 2015 season, which was released today. The nine home tilts are the most for the program since 2009.
Villanova lacrosse has announced their schedule for the upcoming 2015 season. The spring slate includes seven home games, five contests against 2014 NCAA tournament teams and eight squads that were ranked or receiving votes in the USILA Coaches Poll at the conclusion of 2014.
The Marist Athletics department and fourth-year lacrosse head coach Keegan Wilkinson have released the schedule for the 2015 season. The Red Foxes finished 6-9 overall and 3-3 in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play to earn the No. 2 seed for the MAAC Tournament in 2014.
According to reports at the Baltimore Sun , Washington Post, and elsewhere, University of Maryland head lacrosse coach John Tillman suspended sophomore attackman Matt Rambo indefinitely and dismissed student assistant coach Brian Cooper late Friday.
Second-year head coach Kelly Nangle has released the Liberty Lady Flames' 2015 lacrosse schedule. Highlighting the Lady Flames' schedule are home contests against Virginia Tech and Navy, in addition to a home contest against defending Big South champion High Point.
Bucknell head lacrosse coach Randall Goldsborough has announced the promotion of Julia Braun to the top assistant coach position, as well as the hiring of former Stony Brook All-American Frankie Caridi as the newest member of the Bison coaching staff.
Coastal Carolina will play seven home games during the 2015 spring season, according to the schedule that was announced by head coach Jaime Sellers this week. Included in the home lineup are meetings with ACC member Virginia Tech, defending Atlantic Sun champion Jacksonville and defending Big South champion High Point.
According to the annual NCAA's Graduation Success Rate (GSR) report, which was released this week, lacrosse again fares extremely well compared to other sports for the 2004-2007 cohorts among schools in Division I.
In the first season of men's lacrosse as a Big Ten Conference sport, Ohio State will host Maryland in the 2015 Showdown in the Shoe. The Buckeyes and Terrapins will meet at 11:00 a.m. April 18 in Ohio Stadium prior to the Ohio State football spring game.
Army Sergeant First Class Mark Holbert and Marine Corps Sergeant Aaron Alonso have been named the honorees and beneficiaries for this year's 9th annual Sticks for Soldiers Thanksgiving Charity Lacrosse Tournament, hosted by the Fairfield Ludlowe High School boys' lacrosse program on Saturday, November 29th.
The 2014 Hawaii Lacrosse Tournament is taking place October 24-26 in Honolulu at Queen Kapiolani Park. The event features games in the Men's Elite, Masters, and Grand Masters and Women's Elite divisions.
Johns Hopkins lacrosse coach Dave Pietramala announced today that long stick midfielder Michael Pellegrino (Oakdale, NY/Connetquot), attackman Wells Stanwick (Baltimore, MD/Boys' Latin) and goalie Eric Schneider (Massapequa, NY/Massapequa) have been selected in a vote of their teammates as captains for the 2015 season.
Seniors Dan Taylor and Lukas Mikelinich have been named Lehigh men's lacrosse team captains, as announced by head coach Kevin Cassese on Thursday. Taylor and Mikelinich have emerged as leaders of the offense and defense, respectively.
Senior midfielder Brian Kormondy and senior longstick defender Matt Matsko have been selected as co-captains for the 2015 University of Delaware men's lacrosse team, head coach Bob Shillinglaw announced on Friday.
Binghamton head lacrosse coach Scott Nelson announced the Bearcats' 2015 schedule and captains for the upcoming season. Navigating the Bearcats through the 2015 campaign will be seniors J.T. Hauck, Paul O'Donnell, Emmett O'Hara and junior Chris Bechle.
This Saturday, October 25th, seven Division I men's and women's lacrosse programs will meet at the University of Pennsylvania to face-off in support of the HEADstrong Foundation for the 2nd Annual University City Classic (UCC).
We have talked many times about drills to reinforce the fundamentals of the clearing game. Here's one designed to reinforce finding the open man on clears, moving the ball, re-directing passes, and ends in a quick transition 3v2 look at the cage.
Colorado State University has announced an aggressive 16 game schedule for 2015. The Rams will make four regular season, out of state road trips and will play eight teams who attended the 2014 MCLA national tournament.
In its first game following a defeat to Canada in the FIL World Championships this July, the U.S. Men's National Lacrosse Team battled through a sluggish start for a come-from-behind 17-14 victory over Notre Dame in the third annual Seatown Classic.
Denver closed the game on a 9-0 run to defeat the 2014 Major League Lacrosse champion Denver Outlaws, 15-7, in the Sixth Annual Colorado Lacrosse Showcase on Saturday afternoon in-front of 1,278 at Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium.
Lehigh Smith Family Head Lacrosse Coach Kevin Cassese announced the Mountain Hawks' 2015 schedule, which is highlighted by an impressive slate of home games that features national semifinalist Denver and six-time NCAA national champion Princeton.
Sacred Heart head lacrosse coach Laura Cook announced the selection of seniors Kelly Keenan (Wantagh, N.Y.), Demi Lopez (Wading River, N.Y.) and Brianna Schussler (Wantagh, N.Y.) and junior Jenna Liljeberg (Wrentham, Mass.), as team captains for the 2015 season.
US Lacrosse, the national governing body of men's and women's lacrosse, announced that the organization has awarded 24 new grants to support lacrosse participation opportunities for underrepresented youth.
First-year Holy Cross head lacrosse coach Judd Lattimore and director of athletics Nathan Pine have announced the team's schedule for the 2015 season. The Crusaders are set to play 13 regular season games, including seven at Holy Cross Field.
For the second straight season, Stony Brook will play 10 home games, coach Jim Nagle announced Wednesday. The Seawolves will play a total of 16 regular season games in 2015, including a pair of first-time opponents.
The Robert Morris University women's lacrosse team announces the addition of two members to its coaching staff. Both Caitlin Prince, who assumes the role of assistant coach/recruiting coordinator, and new director of operations Laura Kleiber bring experience and enthusiasm to the Colonials.
As he prepares for his third season on the Mercer sidelines, head men's lacrosse coach Kyle Hannan is more confident than ever thanks to an influx of leadership and championship pedigree brought in by his newest 15-member recruiting class.
Georgetown University lacrosse head coach Kevin Warne has announced seniors Reilly O'Connor (Brooklin, Ontario/Hill Academy), Charlie McCormick (Bronxville, N.Y./Bronxville) and Joe Bucci (Ithaca, N.Y./Ithaca) have been named tri-captains for the 2015 season.
US Lacrosse, the national governing body for men's and women's lacrosse, has reached an agreement with the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) to provide the necessary education and training of women's lacrosse officials to reach US Lacrosse certification status in time for the 2015 season.
Lafayette lacrosse head coach Alison Fisher announced the addition of Brianne Tierney as an assistant coach. Tierney comes to Lafayette from the University of Denver, where she served as Director of Men's Lacrosse Operations.
The Siena Class of 2018 arrived on campus recently for the start of the fall semester. The 12-member incoming freshman class includes five 2014 US Lacrosse High School All-Americans and two younger brothers of current Saints.
Delaware head lacrosse coach Kateri Linville announced today the team's 2015 schedule, which features five NCAA Tournament squads, three ranked opponents, and eight home dates in addition to the Colonial Athletic Association championships the first weekend in May.
Head coach Kevin Corrigan and his staff at the University of Notre Dame have developed a series of videos that feature drills that coaches can use. The latest in the NDLaxTV series is the Pendulum Passing Drill.
The HEADstrong Foundation is proud to announce the event details and game schedule for the 8th Annual Nicholas Colleluori Classic. The two day event will take place on Saturday and Sunday October 11-12th at HF founder Nicholas Colleluori's alma mater, Ridley High School.
As she works to help transition the women's lacrosse program to the Division I level, Army assistant coach Danielle Etrasco continues to be an active player on United States National Team, holding the unusual distinction of coaching while continuing her career as a player.
UMass Lowell head lacrosse coach Ed Stephenson tabbed four team captains on Wednesday for the upcoming debut season in 2015. The four are freshman midfielder Jared Zaniewski [Sandwich, Mass], freshman attackmen Sean Tyrell [Calgary, Alberta] and Jon Phillips [Delta, B.C.], and sophomore midfielder Martin Winter [Lake Oswego, Ore.].
Hobart College lacrosse head coach Greg Raymond announced that Craig Whipple will join his staff for the 2015 season as the volunteer assistant coach. Current volunteer assistant coach Terry Muffley will continue to work with the Statesmen as the director of lacrosse operations.
UMBC head lacrosse coach Don Zimmerman has announced the squad's selections for its 2014-15 team captains. The four team captains are seniors Mike Dahl (Joppatowne, Md./Mount St. Joseph), Conor Finch (Westminster, Md./Boys' Latin), Tim Lang (Holbrook, N.Y./Sachem North) and Kevin McDonough (Oakdale, N.Y./St. Anthony's).
Rutgers lacrosse head coach Brian Brecht has named junior attackman Scott Bieda (Bridgewater, N.J.), senior defenseman Nick Capparelli (Glen Head, N.Y.), senior midfielder Brian Goss (Arlington Heights, Ill.), and senior midfielder Joseph Nardella (Cazenovia, N.Y.) as captains for the 2015 season.
Radford University Director of Athletics Robert Lineburg announced Thursday the hiring of Haley Marvine as the school's inaugural head women's lacrosse coach. The Highlanders will begin competition in the Big South Conference in the spring of 2016.
The Syracuse varsity used an 8-2 second-half run to break open a tight game and defeat the Alumni All-Stars, 11-5, in the fifth-annual Orange Alumni Lacrosse Classic Saturday, Oct. 4 at the Carrier Dome.