ALBANY, N.Y. – UAlbany’s Bennett Drake has been selected as the America East Men’s Lacrosse Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday. This is Drake’s first-ever America East weekly honor. As a team, UAlbany has 13 weekly awards this season, including a total of six offensive player of the week selections.
EDISON, New Jersey - Marist senior goalkeeper Abigail Witczak was named Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week, it was announced April 24. The weekly honor was her third this season and eighth of her career.
EDISON, New Jersey - After helping the Marist men’s lacrosse team clinch a berth in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championships, redshirt junior goalie Brian Corrigan was named the conference’s Defensive Player of the Week. The MAAC announced its weekly award winners April 24.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Elmira College's Lindsay Wargo '17 claimed her second consecutive Empire 8 Conference Goalie of the Week honor, as announced by the league office this afternoon. The award is Wargo's fourth of her collegiate career, as the fourth-year goalie took home weekly honors twice during the 2016 season.
It is routine for lacrosse players in their defensive end hurl the ball toward the other team's goal as time runs out in a quarter. But it's not too often those long shots goes in. Liverpool midfielder Jake Piseno and his teammates watched Saturday as the sophomore's 55-yard heave found the LaFayette net as time expired in the third quarter to give the Warriors a 9-8 advantage in the non-league game.
We almost had a new No. 1 this week. No. 2 Cicero-North Syracuse went to 9-0 after winning twice, while No. 1 Christian Brothers Academy dropped its first game of the season Saturday against Long Island Class C power Mt. Sinai. But the Brothers hang on, barely, to the top spot this week in syracuse.com's CNY lacrosse poll.
There's always been parity between the larger and smaller schools in area boys lacrosse, and this week, a pair of Class D schools makes its way up the Top 10 of syracuse.com's weekly CNY high school poll.
Syracuse, N.Y. -- The Le Moyne College women's lacrosse team is ranked No. 1 in the country for the first time since 2013. The Dolphins (14-0) jumped from No. 3 to No. 1 in Monday's IWLCA rankings. The team has 11 first place votes and 391 points.
HAMILTON – Colgate's Griffin Brown carries on an impressive legacy under head coach Mike Murphy with his selection Monday as 2017 Patriot League Rookie of the Year. Brown becomes the fourth Raider in Murphy's six-year term as head coach to claim top rookie honors. One of those former honorees, Brandon Burke, earned selection as this year's All-Patriot League Second Team goalkeeper.
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Colgate women's lacrosse junior midfielder Haley O'Hanlon (Garden City, New York) has been named the Patriot League Women's Lacrosse Midfielder of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
Today’s show revolves mainly around the 400-point club. I have four guests on today’s show: Nicky Solomon from Centennial (Roswell, Ga.) who is the latest player to reach 400 career points; Bryan Wallace, Solomon’s head coach; Kirk Ventiquattro from Carthage (N.Y.) who has coached more 400-point scorers than any other high school coach in history.
The No. 1 state-ranked Victor boys lacrosse team’s 50-game winning-streak, the longest such in high school lacrosse, was snapped as the Blue Devils fell 10-9 to the Brother Rice Warriors (Mich.) on Sunday.
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Hamilton College scored the first three goals and led the entire way as the Continentals posted a 7-6 NESCAC win against the Trinity College Bantams at Trinity's Robin Sheppard Field on Saturday afternoon.
ITHACA, N.Y. – The 10th-ranked Ithaca College men's lacrosse team got back in the win column on Saturday afternoon when it welcomed Alfred University for the third game of the Bombers' five-game homestand to conclude the regular season. IC put up a season-high 20 goals in a 20-9 rout of the Saxons, improving to 5-1 in Empire 8 play heading into the final week of the regular season.
The Penn Yan Mustang boy’s lacrosse team hit a bump in the road over the spring vacation break. The Orange and Blue dropped games to Carthage and Canandaigua as the week long recess moved along. But with the break about over, the Mustangs rediscovered the formula to win.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – In a wild offensive matchup Sunday afternoon, both the Niagara women's lacrosse team and the Quinnipiac Bobcats put up their highest single-game goal totals of the 2017 campaign. A two-goal run from Quinnipiac made it 17-16 in the closing minutes, but Niagara scored four times in the final 1:53 of the contest to pull away for the 21-16 victory at Reese Stadium at Yale University.
The Rochester Rattlers were among an unprecedented seven of the nine teams in the league in 2016 Major League Lacrosse to finish the regular season 8-6, muddying a playoff picture with even murkier pre-existing tiebreaker procedures. Rochester was left out of the four-team playoff picture despite owning head-to-head tiebreakers over three of the four teams that qualified. But that’s in the past.
Syracuse has become the longest-tenured No. 1 team of 2017’s Maverik Media Poll, holding on to the top spot for third-straight week. It wasn’t easy, as the Orange had to fight off an upset-minded Binghamton team Saturday in the Carrier Dome.
The No. 2 GCC men's lacrosse team won its regular season finale on the road at Herkmier College on Saturday, 25-3. Genesee built a 7-1 lead after the first quarter and upped the margin to 15 at the half, taking a 16-1 lead into the break.
The Hornets traveled to Watertown, NY Wednesday evening for their last game of the season and came home with a 15-14 win against Jefferson CC. The game, played at General George Brown stadium under the lights, saw the Hornets' lead start to slip away in the fourth quarter.
It’s been a busy week, and this week it’s only going to get crazier. For example, both my sons are in Prague (as in Czech Republic) this week for the 24th annual Ales Hrebesky Memorial Box Lacrosse Tournament. This is Brian’s fourth year playing over there, and this year he finagled a roster spot on his Glasgow Clydesiders team for his younger brother. Games are streamed on-line, so I’ll be glued to my laptop from Wednesday through Sunday. Here’s a link if you’re interested:
The trio of Joe Johnson (Churchville), Teddy Alvarado (Hilton), and AJ Soto (Churcvhille) led the Alfred State lacrosse team to a 10-6 victory over SUNY Canton in the opening round of the USCAA Classic.
ELMIRA, N.Y. -- The Elmira College women's lacrosse team broke a 2-2 halftime tie by scoring seven times during the second half of Sunday's non-conference bout with the SUNY Canton Kangaroos en route to a 9-7 victory on Class of 2017 Recognition Day.
The champion versus champion showdown at Hamburg High School's Howe Field was a good as advertised. The difference in an intense, physical clash between reigning champions: OP's patient, unselfish offensive approach as with the game on the line the Quakers proved to be just a tad bit better.
DAY IN REVIEW: Canandaigua saw four lead changes but managed to win their game with Brother Rice from Michigan (5-3). Devin Andrews (2g-1a) scored the winning goal with 4:09 left in regulation. Mark Belles scored 3g and Mitch Pfeiffer added 1g-2a for the Braves (6-2). Tim Rice made 10s (71%) and Brandon Moore recorded 6s (67%) for CA.
SYRACUSE — Braelie Kempney generated nine goals and two assists as the Carthage girls lacrosse team earned a 20-14 nonleague victory over Section 4’s Chenango Forks Saturday at Onondaga Community College on Saturday.
April 22, 2017 - There were three games to finish off break week. All three were out of Section contests with Ithaca defeating Penn Yan 12-8, Mercy defeating Archbishop Hoban 16-3 and Victor facing West Genesee.
Garden City, N.Y. – Fifth-ranked Adelphi University scored the first five goals of the game en route to a 9-5 win over the second-ranked Le Moyne College men's lacrosse team on Saturday afternoon in Northeast-10 Conference action at Motamed Field.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Freshman Maeghan O'Brien (Seton Catholic) scored a career-best four goals and added one assist Saturday as host Nazareth dominated Elmira in an Empire 8 Conference women's lacrosse match by winning 18-7.
A week after being the hero -- Salcido canned the game-winning shot in overtime against North Carolina -- Salcido was the zero. He didn't tally a point for just the second time in the last two seasons as the Orange (11-1, 4-0 ACC) eked out a 9-8 win over the Bearcats (9-4, 3-2 America East).
TROY, N.Y. - Sophomore Aleena Milinski made 14 saves and the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) women's lacrosse team got goals from nine different student-athletes in defeating Vassar College, 12-5, in a Liberty League contest at Renwyck Field. The Engineers improve to 6-8 overall and 4-4 in the conference and remain alive for a post-season tournament berth. The Brewers fall to 6-7 and 3-4 and also have a chance for a league bid.
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. – The Plattsburgh State men's lacrosse team clinched the right to host a State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) Tournament semifinal game on Saturday afternoon at the Field House Complex, as the Cardinals topped SUNY Geneseo, 13-6, in SUNYAC action.
Plattsburgh State can be no worse than the No. 2 seed in the SUNYAC Tournament, and it sets the stage for a game against SUNY Cortland on Saturday, April 29, that will determine the top overall seed and the SUNYAC regular-season champion.
WOMEN: The Tar Heels (13-2, 6-1 ACC) will play No. 8 seed Duke (8-8, 1-6 ACC) in the first game of the tournament on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. North Carolina topped the Blue Devils, 19-7, today in the teams' regular-season meeting.
Other quarterfinal match-ups include No. 2 seed Syracuse (13-5, 5-2 ACC) playing No. 7 seed Virginia Tech (11-7, 2-5 ACC), No. 3 Virginia (10-7, 4-3 ACC) against No. 6 Louisville (11-6, 3-4 ACC) and No. 4 Notre Dame (11-6, 4-3 ACC) taking on No. 5 Boston College (12-5, 3-4 ACC).
CORTLAND, N.Y. – Senior Kristen Ohberg (Brewster) scored a game-high seven points on three goals and four assists and became just the fifth player in Cortland program history to eclipse 200 career goals as the nationally 17th-ranked Red Dragons defeated Oswego, 16-6, in women's lacrosse SUNYAC action Saturday afternoon at the Stadium Complex.
ALFRED, N.Y. – The St. John Fisher College women's lacrosse team cruised to a 20-2 victory over Alfred University on Saturday afternoon at Yunevich Stadium. With the win, Fisher improves to 10-4 on the season and 4-3 in Empire 8 play. Alfred drops to 3-10 overall and remain winless in the conference (0-6).
The Buffalo Bandits fell in disappointing fashion to the Georgia Swarm on Saturday night by a score of 20-7. The loss drops the Bandits to 6-11 on the season, and means the team will miss the NLL playoffs for the first time since the 2013 season.
For the final regular season game in the Carrier Dome of the 2017 season, it was only fitting that it once again came down to a one-goal decision.
Evan Molloy came up with a big save late and the No. 1 Syracuse men's lacrosse team (11-1, 4-0 ACC) improved to 8-1 in one-goal affairs, holding off Binghamton (9-4, 3-2 America East) 9-8 in the Carrier Dome on Senior Day.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Binghamton men's lacrosse team (10-3, 3-2 AE) fell to No. 1 Syracuse (11-1, 4-0 AE), 9-8, at the Carrier Dome on Saturday afternoon. Tom Moore led all scorers with five goals. His fifth goal tied the Binghamton record for goals in a season (39) set by Matt Springer in 2014.
"I thought we came out and fought hard today," said Head Coach Kevin McKeown. "The result wasn't what we had hoped, but we were able to grow from today's game. Syracuse is a very good team and we were able to hang with them. That shows a lot about where we are at right now as a team."
ALBANY, N.Y. – Down four in the fourth quarter, the #5/5 UAlbany men’s lacrosse team roared back with a game-ending 5-0 run vs. #12/11 Yale, with Mitch Laffin netting the winner with 34 seconds left, to grab a 13-12 victory at Tom & Mary Casey Stadium.
Syracuse, N.Y. – Sophomore attacker Bryanna Fazio (General Brown) had four points and a career-high 10 draw controls to lead the third-ranked Le Moyne College women's lacrosse team to a 15-7 victory over Southern Connecticut State University in Northeast-10 Conference action at Ted Grant Field.
CORTLAND, N.Y. – Fifteen different players scored goals as the nationally sixth-ranked Cortland men's lacrosse team defeated Potsdam, 24-9, in SUNYAC action Saturday afternoon at the Stadium Complex. The Red Dragons improved to 12-1 overall and 4-0 in the conference, while the Bears fell to 4-8 and 1-4.
NEW ROCHELLE, New York -Sophomore Hailey Wagner broke the single-season draw controls record by winning eight, as the Marist women’s lacrosse team topped Iona, 13-9, on April 22 to clinch a berth in the 2017 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championships.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – No. 7/8 Syracuse ended the regular season with a 9-8 setback at Louisville on Saturday, April 22. The loss snaps the Orange's five-game winning streak as they enter postseason play with a 13-5 record.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Syracuse holds the top seed for the 2017 Atlantic Coast Conference Men’s Lacrosse Championship, which gets underway Friday, April 28 at Koskinen Stadium on the campus of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.
The Orange (10-1, 4-0 ACC) will play No. 4 seed North Carolina (6-7, 1-3 ACC) in the first semifinal game at 6 p.m. , live on ESPNU/WatchESPN. Syracuse topped North Carolina, 12-11 in overtime, in the teams’ regular season meeting on April 15.
WEST POINT, N.Y. - The No. 11/12 Army West Point men's lacrosse team were outscored 6-1 in the second half against Loyola as the Greyhounds came away with a 14-6 win on Friday night at Michie Stadium.
With the win, Loyola claimed the top seed in the Patriot League tournament and will host the semifinals and championship next weekend. Army is the second seed for the semifinals, but will not know its opponent until Tuesday night.
Top-ranked Syracuse (10-1, 4-0 Atlantic Coast) will host Binghamton Saturday afternoon inside the Carrier Dome on Senior Day. In SU’s last game before the ACC tournament, the Orange will look to extend its win streak to nine games. Meanwhile, unranked Binghamton (9-3, 3-2 America East) looks to snap a two-game losing streak.
Here’s what you need to know about the Bearcats ahead of the Saturday matchup.
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Senior Ben Williams has won 618 faceoffs in three years of work at the 'X' for Syracuse University. That total is four shy of the school mark held by Chris Cercy and represents a lot of success at his specialized position. So it's no surprise that when asked which wins stand out the most, Williams can't come up with a clear answer.
TROY, N.Y. – Sophomore Michelle Bolger recorded six points to pace the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) women's lacrosse team to an 18-3 victory over Bard College, on Friday afternoon at Renwyck Field. With the win, the Engineers improve to 5-8 overall (3-4 Liberty League), while the Raptors drop to 4-7 (0-6 Liberty League).
April 21, 2017 - DAY IN REVIEW: After five ties, Penfield took off in the last quarter scoring four unanswered goals to take a victory, this afternoon, at Comsewogue (Section XI). Six different players made the offensive book for the Patriots. Leading the pack was Joey Barboza with 3g-3a. Senior midfielder Peter Schwab was the ground ball leader with nine. For the Warriors (3-5), Ryan Dorney was the offensive leader with 2g-1a.
April 21, 2017 - Four teams played today with Mercy defeating Magnificat 17-8 in the largest difference and Geneva defeating Livonia 11-10 in the smallest. Additionally, Hilton defeated Irondequoit 8-6 and Penfield defeated HFL 11-5.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A share of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) regular-season title is on the line when No. 7/8 Syracuse takes on Louisville in final game of the regular season. Opening draw in Louisville is set for 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 22.
The William Smith College lacrosse team used a nine-goal run in the second half to clinch its 10th straight victory, topping St. Lawrence 11-4 In a Liberty League game played today on the Saints' North Country Field.
Syracuse looks to extend its current 8-game winning streak into the ACC Tournament with a win over Binghamton on Saturday's Senior Day. The game will be broadcast on Spectrum Sports with Mark Larson and Dale Drypolcher on the call. Brian Higgins and Kyle Fetterly will call the game on TK99/105 and Cuse.TV, with WAER also broadcasting the action.
Camillus, NY - As Lauren Gilbert made the last of her 16 saves in the game's dying seconds - this one another point-blank stop on the crease - the Cicero-North Syracuse High School goalie had but one thought.
Homer's perfect start to their 2017 spring season was pushed to the limit Friday, but a late game-winner from Tucker O'Donnell kept their record spotless, as the Trojans knocked off visiting Christian Brothers Academy, 12-11. O'Donnell scored the final tally with 5:46 remaining in regulation, striking the top-left corner of the Brothers' net.
When the door opened just a crack Thursday on the road against Jordan-Elbridge, Keara Dwyer was there to capitalize for Cazenovia. After the Eagles were carded in the waning seconds of regulation, the Lakers had a player-advantage to open overtime and on the opening possession, Dwyer fired home the game-winner to hand her team a thrilling 15-14 victory.
The weather took its toll on the sports schedule on Thursday. It even affected lacrosse games, which often avoids postponements of games played on artificial turf. However, St. Joe’s and Bishop Timon-St. Jude had other concerns besides water.
“Even when things go wrong, you’ve got to snap out of it and stop that snowball,” Amsterdam coach Paul Furman said. “When you continue to let that snowball go downhill, it gets bigger and bigger and you end up with how we finished today. I really think this team is better than what that final score was. We just have to put a full four quarters today.”
Syracuse, N.Y. -- One of the most fabled numbers in college lacrosse will soon be up for grabs. Syracuse senior attack Jordan Evans will be departing the Orange, and when he does he'll hang up his No. 22 for whoever thinks they have the game and temperament to pull it on themselves.
Widner had a rough night for the Orange on Tuesday, leading the team with four turnovers despite winning a game-high seven draw controls. SU struggled alongside her in the first half, but a re-energized effort in the second helped the No. 8 Orange (13-4, 5-1 Atlantic Coast) hold off No. 11 Cornell (10-3, 5-0 Ivy), 11-8, in the Carrier Dome.
The 39-year-old goalie for the Buffalo Bandits is about to finish his 17th year in the National Lacrosse League. He heads into Saturday’s home game with the Georgia Swarm (7:30 p.m., Radio 1520 AM) not knowing how many more times he’ll be playing before the enthusiastic crowds at the KeyBank Center.
The Rochester Knighthawks (5-10) return home to the Blue Cross Arena to play host to the New England Black Wolves (8-8) Saturday April 22 and 7:30pm ET. The Knighthawks are officially eliminated from the playoffs with a loss to New England.
PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The Hilbert College men's lacrosse team claimed the first Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) conference title in the league's inaugural season of competition.
After the 33-4 victory over Medaille College April 19th, the Hawks completed a perfect 4-0 record in AMCC play to take home the first AMCC men's lacrosse regular season championship. Other conference victories include Alfred State, Franciscan University, and La Roche College.
Proposal 2017-1 has been a hot topic at the lunch table for Kacy Hogarth and her friends.
The freshman at Agnes Irwin School in Rosemont, Pa., is like many around the country trying to figure out what the landmark lacrosse legislation — passed last Friday by the NCAA Division I Council to curtail early recruiting — means for her.
Rain lashed against Mike Messere’s jacket as he hopped out of his red Dodge Ram on a chilly Saturday morning in March. A slight breeze greeted him while he strolled toward the West Genesee (New York) High School locker room, beside the field named after him. Half an hour before 8:30 a.m. practice, an old, wooden bench served as a desk for the winningest coach in the history of high school lacrosse.
ALBANY, N.Y. – The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) has announced that UAlbany goalkeeper Erin Leghart is the Division I Defensive Player of the Week. Leghart stood as the primary UAlbany goalkeeper in a pair of victories last week. She came off the bench and earned a victory over then #8/8 Cornell, then she started vs. New Hampshire, saving 11 shots in the 9-8 win.
WEST POINT, N.Y. – For the first time in program history, the Army West Point women's lacrosse team has notched a Patriot League victory after defeating Colgate 11-9 Wednesday evening on the road. A fast start by the Black Knights helped them maintain an edge over the Raiders for the entirety of the game.
SUNY Cortland Athletics will be participating in the State University of New York Athletic Conference Student-Athlete Advisory Committee's (SUNYAC SAAC) "10 Million Yards for Yeardley" event on Sunday, April 30. The event will be a part of a collective endeavor hosted on each of the campuses of the 10 schools in the conference on various dates during the week of April 24-30.
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Jordan Evans tries oh so hard to follow the athlete's mantra of one play, one quarter, one game at a time. That used to be easier when Evans had so much time left as a lacrosse player for Syracuse University. But no more.
The Merchant Marine Academy men's lacrosse team played rival Coast Guard Academy on the Naval Academy's lacrosse field this past Saturday in Annapolis, Md., and junior Pat Coll (Shenendehowa) made it a memorable day. He scored at 2:29 of the second sudden-victory overtime to give Merchant Marine a 13-12 victory.
POTSDAM, N.Y. – Juniors Nate Beresovoy (LaFayette) and Devin Phelps (Chittenango) each scored three goals as the nationally sixth-ranked Cortland men's lacrosse team erased a one-goal halftime deficit and defeated Clarkson, 11-9, in non-conference action Wednesday afternoon.
Hamilton College's Darby Philbrick '18 scored the go-ahead goal with 3:11 left and lifted the Continentals to a 13-12 non-conference win against the Ithaca College Bombers at Ithaca's Higgins Stadium on Wednesday.
John Grant Jr. announced his retirement from lacrosse on Wednesday afternoon, ending a storied professional career that spanned nearly two decades and saw the Canadian emerge as the star of both Denver lacrosse teams.
(Pittsford, NY) - Sweetlax Lacrosse announced their annual Summer Showcase for uncommitted boy’s lacrosse 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 players being held June 23rd at Calkins Road Middle School in Pittsford, NY. The Sweetlax Showcase includes scrimmages and positional clinics along with College Coaches Q and A sessions designed to further assist players who are interested in playing at the next level.
GENESEO, N.Y. – SUNY Geneseo junior attacker Hannah Millich (Carthage) scored a career-high seven goals to propel the Knights, 6-7 (3-3 SUNYAC) to a victory over State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) foe Oswego, 13-4, on Tuesday evening at College Stadium.
GENESEO, N.Y. - The SUNY Geneseo women's lacrosse team alongside the Oswego women's lacrosse team and in solidarity with the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) joined "Team Molly" to raise awareness and funding for the battle against rare cancers.
OSWEGO, N.Y. – The Oswego State men's lacrosse team defeated the SUNY Canton Kangaroos 17-5 on Wednesday evening under the lights at Laker Turf Stadium. Oswego improves to 6-7 on the year, while Canton falls to 3-8.
The Roos trailed 5-3 at halftime but limited the Saxons (3-9) to just a single score over the final 30 minutes while exploding for 10 goals of their own including the final five of the contest to secure the win.
Lake Shore went undefeated in 18 games before losing to Honeoye Falls-Lima in the girls lacrosse Far West Regionals last year. That included three wins over Class C League rival Amherst. Wednesday, the Eagles (3-0) continued their dominance over Amherst (2-2), rallying in the second half for a 12-8 victory on the Tigers' home field.
Miles, Hiana, and Lyle Thompson at the 2016 Courage Game in Philadelphia. Registration is now open for the 2017 Courage Game! All ages are welcome. Visit https://CourageGame.org to reserve your spot to play May 28 in Providence, RI.
Lacrosse, in common with many indigenous inventions, has a creation story that nests legends within legends. On Wednesday, the Canadian Sports Hall of Fame honoured a lacrosse legend in the modern sense — a player whose skills were legendary, and who was himself the son of a legendarily gifted player. We honour Gaylord Powless, the son of Ross Powless, lacrosse greats, both of them. The Powless family, of the Six Nations of the Grand River, have been famed lacrosse players for as long as anyone can tell. There are 200 years of Powless family history at Six Nations.
NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, New York - The Marist women’s lacrosse team held off third ranked Niagara in a close 9-7 contest April 19 in Western New York. Both teams are now 7-8 overall while Marist is an even 3-3 in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play. The Purple Eagles are 4-2 in conference competition.
On the recruiting video, Ryan Berning looked OK to University of Richmond lacrosse coach Dan Chemotti. Nothing special. Berning probably wasn’t good enough to play for the Spiders, Chemotti concluded. Berning’s high school coach in Cincinnati followed up with video of Berning as a defensive back at St. Xavier High.
“I called him right back and said, ‘I’ve got to have this kid. We’ll figure it out,’” recalled Chemotti. “The athleticism was something that just shined in his football video.”
PITTSFORD, N.Y. – The St. John Fisher College men's lacrosse team put up a season-high 25 goals as the team downed Elmira College, 25-4, Tuesday evening at Growney Stadium. With the win, Fisher improves to 8-6 on the season and moves to .500 (3-3) in the Empire 8.
MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College men's lacrosse team used a 14 goal second half to hand visiting Cazenovia College their first North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) loss Wednesday night, dominating the Route 20 Rivalry with a 22-9 rout of the Wildcats on Drake Field in Morrisville, while remaining undefeated themselves with a 6-0 conference record.
VESTAL, N.Y. – The Great Dane defense held Binghamton to four goals as the #5/5 UAlbany men’s lacrosse team secured a share of the America East regular season title with a 10-4 victory in Vestal on Wednesday night. In addition, UAlbany (10-2, 5-0 AE) has secured hosting rights for the 2017 America East Tournament. The semifinals will be on Thursday, May 4th and the final will be on Saturday, May 6th.
Keuka Park, N.Y.: The SUNY Cobleskill men's lacrosse team suffered through a long afternoon on Wednesday falling to the host Wolves of Keuka College by a 19-5 margin in a North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) match-up. With the loss the Fighting Tigers drop to 3-7 overall on the year with a 0-5 record in league play while the Wolves improve to 6-5 overall including a 4-2 record versus conference opponents.