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Creighton Bluejays and the March Madness

Creighton Bluejays avoid the March Madness letdown LAS has been following the Creighton Bluejays from Omaha, Nebraska as they play in the MCLA’s D2.
Re-cap of Last Week: Despite a letdown from the B-ball team having their bubble burst and missing a trip the Big Dance, the Jay’s lacrosse team continued their winning ways on a trip to South Dakota.

Creighton Bluejays Soar To 5-1 record, Big Weekend Ahead

Game notes courtesy of Creighton Bluejays’ Lacrosse President Kent Lighthall

The Bluejays completed a successful 2 game road trip on Saturday. Creighton made the trip to Vermillion, SD to play games against the University of South Dakota and Augsburg College .

Rooting on the Jays in OmahaRooting on the Jays in Omaha The first game against USD started out well for the Bluejays as they jumped out to a 8-0 lead in the first quarter. The offense was clicking on all cylinders and Creighton never slowed down. The final score was 23-2 in favor of the Bluejays. The whole Creighton Bluejays squad got some good playing time and stats were spread around evenly. The top performers were Junior Attackman Michael Carmody (2 goals, 9 assists), Junior Attackman Alex Boschulte (6 goals, 3 assists) and Freshman Midfielder Peter Bermes (3 goals, 0 assists).

The next game against the Augsburg Auggies went just as well for the Bluejays. The team kept the momentum rolling and had a commanding 13-1 lead at halftime. Creighton held Augsburg to only one goal and the final tally was 20-1 in favor of the Bluejays. The attack line did their part in this game, contributing 24 points in all, Michael Carmody (3 goals, 4 assists), Tyler Craven (4 goals, 3 assists), and Alex Boschulte (7 goals, 3 assists).

Creighton Bluejays now stands at 5-1 and hosts their first home games this upcoming weekend. Creighton will play Dordt College on Saturday, March 28 at 11:00am and Rockhurst University on Sunday, March 29 at 1:00pm.

GRLC Div II Standings:

DIVOVR
nebraska_omaha1 – 0
1 – 2
creighton0 – 05 – 1
dordt0 – 00 – 2
rockhurst0 – 10 – 6

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Craven

Ryan Craven is a Co-Founder of Lax All Stars and has taken his passion for lacrosse from coast to coast and back again. Contact him at [email protected]

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