WLax: Liberty Signs Seven in 2017-2018 Lacrosse Recruiting Class

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Liberty lacrosse head coach Kelly Nangle has announced the signing of seven student-athletes to national letters of intent for the 2017-2018 academic year. Claire Bratchie, Emily Browne, Brooke Bryan, Gracie Douglas, Anna Keebler, Mackenzie Poist, and Mia Toscano hail from six states, including two from Maryland and one each from Virgin... More

UMBC 2017 Lacrosse Schedule; Retrievers Open at UNC

UMBC head men's lacrosse coach Ryan Moran announced his first squad's 2017 schedule, and the Retrievers will open the campaign by taking on two of the nation's elite programs in early February.UMBC will make its debut under Moran on Sat., Feb. 4, when they take on defending national champion North Carolina in Chapel Hill. A week later, the Retrievers return ... More

The Man in the Red Bandanna – 15th Anniversary of 9/11

Among the approximately 3,000 people killed and 6,000 wounded as a result of the terrorist attacks 15 years ago on September 11th were many people associated with the lacrosse community. That group included someone who came to be known as the Man in the Red Bandanna.Welles Crowther, who played collegiate lacrosse at Boston College, was an equities trader ... More

U.S. Finishes England Tour Unbeaten

by Tony Leko Tony Leko GUILDFORD, England — The U.S. women’s team closed out a week of training and exhibitions in England on Sunday by posting a 19-1 victory over Germany and a 20-1 win over Wales. The U.S. finished the tour with a 5-0 record. In preparation for the 2017 FIL World Cup, to be held here at Surrey Sports Park, Team USA embarked ... More

U.S. Men Set to Open U19 World Championship

By Brian Logue John Strohsacker SPARKS, Md. — The United States bid for an eighth consecutive Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) U19 Men’s World Championship begins on Thursday night with a showdown against rival Canada in Coquitlam, British Columbia. The U.S., led by head coach Nick Myers (Ohio State head coach), is one of 14 nations ... More

U.S. U19 Team Beats Australia 13-4

By Brian Logue Randy Daly • Box Score COQUITLAM, B.C.. — Michael Sowers erupted for a first-quarter hat trick and finished with seven points overall to lead the United States past Australia 13-4 in a Blue Division game at the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse Men’s U19 World Championship. The U.S. improved to 2-0 in the tournament ... More

U.S. Storms Past Iroquois to Clinch No. 1 Seed

By Brian Logue Randy Daly • Box Score COQUITLAM, B.C.. — The United States faced adversity for the first time in the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse U19 Men’s World Championship, but responded for a 17-3 victory over the Iroquois Nationals behind a dominant faceoff performance. The victory clinches the No. 1 seed for the U.S. ... More

Team USA Headed to World Championship Game

By Brian Logue | @uslacrosse Randy Daly Box score COQUITLAM, B.C. — Seven different players scored multiple goals, led by Alex Roesner with five, as the United States dominated Australia 23-1 to advance to the championship game of the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse Men’s U19 World Championship. The U.S., the only nation to have won ... More

The Pearl by Guardian Named Official Ball of US Lacrosse

By Brian Logue | @uslacrosse US Lacrosse has announced that The Pearl by Guardian™ has been named as the Official Ball of US Lacrosse. “The Pearl allows for consistent performance while meeting the highest standards of safety,” said Steve Stenersen, president and CEO of US Lacrosse. “We’re excited to help bring this innovat... More

Colorado State Hires Ted Fifield as New Head Lacrosse Coach

Ted Fifield, who successfully guided the Colorado State Rams back to the MCLA national tournament and a top 10 final ranking, has been named head coach. After a leading the Rams solid 10-5 season in 2016, the program is excited to welcome Fifield back.Fifield joined CSU in the fall of 2015 as defensive coordinator and became the acting head coach in ... More