Sections

Author Archive | Connor Wilson

Game Photos: Notre Dame Dominates Jacksonville

0 - Published February 17, 2014 by in College, NCAA

Notre Dame took on Jacksonville down in Florida last night for the Moe’s Southwest Grill Classic, and the Irish put an absolute beat down on Jacksonville. Notre Dame went up big early and cruised to a 19-7 win with plenty of players seeing time.

Game Photos: UMass Knocks Off #9 Ohio State

0 - Published February 17, 2014 by in College, NCAA

A young UMass Minutemen squad took down #9 Ohio State in Jacksonville, Florida last night and our main man, Tommy Gilligan, was on the scene snapping photos. UMass looked tough from the first minute and when OSU made a run to tie things up in the fourth quarter, UMass showed some solid composure, eventually winning 12-11 in OT.

College Lacrosse Video Explosion

0 - Published February 17, 2014 by in College, NCAA

Hopefully you’ve seen the video and photos from Loyola vs Penn State and High Point vs St. Joseph’s already… to add to that, we’ve searched the internet high and low for college lacrosse videos. Here they are in no particular order because they’re all pretty awesome.

Loyola Beats Penn State 12-11

0 - Published February 17, 2014 by in College, NCAA

Nikko Pontrello scored his third goal of the game only 19 seconds into OT to win the game for Loyola on an unassisted low dodge from behind. 12-11 win for Loyola in OT. We’ve got a game winning lacrosse GIF!

Video: High Point Beats St. Joseph’s 9-7

0 - Published February 17, 2014 by in College, NCAA

High Point suffered two road losses to Delaware (10-3) and Towson (11-8) but got back on track this past weekend with a home opener win over St. Joseph’s. The Panthers won the game 9-7 over the visiting Hawks after going up 5-1 in the second quarter, and taking a 6-3 lead into halftime.

Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Preview: Villanova

0 - Published February 14, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The NCAA D1 season is now underway! During the first couple of weeks of lacrosse season we’ll be finishing up the Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Previews! Like last year, we are going through all of the D1 men’s teams for 2014 (there are 67 this year!) and we are now moving on to the Villanova Wildcats, located in Radnor Township, PA.

Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Preview: Vermont

0 - Published February 14, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The NCAA D1 season is now underway! During the first couple of weeks of lacrosse season we’ll be finishing up the Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Previews! Like last year, we are going through all of the D1 men’s teams for 2014 (there are 67 this year!) and we are now moving on to the Vermont Catamounts, located in Burlington, VT, where the mountains are green, and the cats are named Rally!

umbc_loyola_lacrosse_pat_young

Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Preview: UMBC

0 - Published February 13, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The NCAA D1 season is now underway! During the first couple of weeks of lacrosse season we’ll be finishing up the Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Previews! Like last year, we are going through all of the D1 men’s teams for 2014 (there are 67 this year!) and we are now moving on to the UMBC Retrievers, located in […]

Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Preview: Towson

0 - Published February 13, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The NCAA D1 season is now underway! During the first couple of weeks of lacrosse season we’ll be finishing up the Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Previews! Like last year, we are going through all of the D1 men’s teams for 2014 (there are 67 this year!) and we are now moving on to the Towson Tigers, located in Towson (just outside Baltimore), MD.

Throwback Thursday: 1986 UNC-UVA

0 - Published February 13, 2014 by in College, NCAA

UNC edged Johns Hopkins 10-9 in OT in one semifinal, and Virginia took down Syracuse 12-10 in the other semifinal. This was the first year where semifinal games were played at neutral sites. Coincidence? Probably, but a neat historical note either way. This was also the first time two schools from the same conference faced off for a D1 title.

Team STX LXM Pro helmet

LXM PRO & MLL Merger/Partnership

0 - Published February 13, 2014 by in LXM PRO, Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

When STX signed on to be an equipment sponsor for Major League Lacrosse, we KNEW that more moves were coming. It just made sense, and now only two days later, we have confirmation that the professional lacrosse world is changing… and for the better.

Traditional Thursday: Tom Garvey JHU & MAV

0 - Published February 13, 2014 by in Traditional

Tom Garvey gave me an older STX Proton+ from his days at Johns Hopkins and he wanted a pocket thrown in there so he could either use the stick while coaching or put it on display. I decided to up the ante a little bit and throw in a second head, which I dyed to resemble the Hopkins head in style, to commemorate his time playing for Maverik United in the LXM PRO.

Best Lacrosse Photo of 2014… So Far

0 - Published February 13, 2014 by in MCLA

2014 is still young, and there is a lot of lacrosse to go, but that doesn’t mean we can’t put forth an early front runner for Lacrosse Photo of the Year! That’s a thing, right? Snow, ice, cold weather, and Wisconsin nastiness turn a lacrosse player into a human popsicle.

Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Preview: Stony Brook

0 - Published February 12, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The NCAA D1 season is now underway! During the first couple of weeks of lacrosse season we’ll be finishing up the Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Previews! Like last year, we are going through all of the D1 men’s teams for 2014 (there are 67 this year!) and we are now moving on to the Stony Brook Sea Wolves, located in Stony Brook, NY (that’s Long Island!).

Notre Dame St. John's Lacrosse

Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Preview: St. John’s

0 - Published February 12, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The NCAA D1 season is now underway! During the first couple of weeks of lacrosse season we’ll be finishing up the Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Previews! Like last year, we are going through all of the D1 men’s teams for 2014 (there are 67 this year!) and we are now moving on to the St. John’s Red Storm, located in Queens, NY.

Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Preview: Siena

0 - Published February 12, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The NCAA D1 season is now underway! During the first couple of weeks of lacrosse season we’ll be finishing up the Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Previews! Like last year, we are going through all of the D1 men’s teams for 2014 (there are 67 this year!) and we are now moving on to the Siena Saints, located in Loudonville, NY.

Hot Pot: THIS Is Sportsmanship

0 - Published February 12, 2014 by in Hot Pot

We can all get caught up in the moment, and sometimes the spirit of competition blinds us to the needs of others who are struggling… but at other times we look past our immediate goals and try to do the right thing. In one of yesterday’s Olympic cross country skiing events we saw Sportsmanship in practice, and it was superb.

Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Preview: Saint Joseph’s

0 - Published February 11, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The NCAA D1 season is now underway! During the first couple of weeks of lacrosse season we’ll be finishing up the Alphabetical 2014 NCAA D1 Previews! Like last year, we are going through all of the D1 men’s teams for 2014 (there are 67 this year!) and we are now moving on to the Saint Joseph’s Hawks, located in Philadelphia, PA.