This edition of the prestigious “Ales Hrebesky Memorial” (AHM) is extra special because it is the 20th anniversary of the international box-lacrosse tournament. 20 teams from 13 different countries will be featured in beautiful Prague, Czech Republic from April 24-27.
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Everyone knows Robert Downey Jr looks like he may have played lacrosse back in the day, no wonder he was Spotted next to some fiddle sticks!
If you had the chance to go to any place, on any continent, any where on earth, where would YOU go?
Mondays mean one thing, great music with Nate Fritts!
THIS CONTEST HAS ENDED, & THE RESULTS ARE IN! * = RP picked correctly *Maryland 8, Yale 7 *Virginia 12, Bellarmine 7 *Adelphi 11, Merrimack 10 NDNU 5, Whittier 4 Gettysburg 14, Washington College 6 *York 9, St. Mary’s 8 *Colorado State 8, Colorado 3 *Oregon 15, Oregon State 7 Bainbridge Island (WA) 12, Lakeridge (OR) 4 *Fayetteville-Manlius (NY) 11, Baldswinville (NY) 6 RP’s Score: 7/10 Zero member beat RP this week. Five people tied him at 7/10, but no…
Alex Scriffiano will be assisting me this week in covering the Ales Hrebesky Memorial, and for his first dispatch from Prague, he hits all the required details. See how the 20th anniversary tournament is shaping up already. I (Connor) leave tonight, arriving tomorrow.
Good news lax fans! The Lacrosse Network has teamed up with the MLL to host 15 games this summer on TLN!
The USILA and Nike/IL Polls for NCAA D1 Men’s Lacrosse have been released. Quint Kessenich has dropped his Top 20. Let’s break down the Polls and rankings, and see if they are serious! Connor will add in his ranking of the Top 20 to provide an alternative view on the situation.
After nearly 36 hours of travel, I’ve arrived in Jamaica and met up with the Fields of Growth crew. Fields of Growth is a non-profit organization founded by Kevin Dugan, former director of operations for the Notre Dame men’s lacrosse team. Its mission is to harness the passion of the lacrosse community into positive social impact through education, service and growing the game. I’m here in Jamaica all thanks to Chuck Richardson, former University of Georgia lacrosse player (’02) and current director of…
Tufts took an early 3-0 lead in the first quarter over Wesleyan, but the Cardinals fought back and ended up winning a tight game, 8-7, in regulation.
Under Armour’s Highlight Cleat has been popping up on lacrosse fields across the country this year, and some big time college programs (like Maryland and Loyola) have a number of players wearing these high top/low top hybrids.
Mike Stone, professional lacrosse player in the MLL and NALL, was at the Boston Marathon on Monday, and he was in an area located between the two bombs that went off. While Mike emerged from the scene physically unharmed, as did everyone he was with, the event has left him understandably shaken, but also with the desire to help the people of his hometown, Boston.
Forum Friday touches on a hot topic in the MCLA, how much worth should D1 vs. D2 games hold?
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On Monday I head over to the Czech Republic (Radotin to be specific!) for the 20th annual Ales Hrebesky Memorial box lacrosse tournament. I will be playing with the 2011 champs, Love You To Death, and I’m quite excited to get on board Scotty Komer’s squad.
Final week in the NLL! I’m going to break down the playoff race team-by-team. I’ll let you know who is in, and who is on the outside looking in.
This week’s match-up takes us back to the 2008 and some early attempts to expand the MLL.