The Government Shutdown: Almost a million employees have been put on furlough or will be paid at a later date, federal parks have shut down, and passport delays are imminent. On a less national scale, the US Service Academies are suspending athletics on campus, and this obviously impacts lacrosse in a major way.
Tag Archives | Fall ball
Lyle Thompson scores a highlight reel backhand goal for the Iroquois Nationals against Syracuse’s men’s lacrosse team in fall ball scrimmage action in Cortland, NY. The game was broadcast on Access Lacrosse.
Syracuse took on the Iroquois Nationals this weekend in Cortland, NY, and won the unofficial game 14-11. Hakeem Lecky had five goals, and both teams showed moments of true excellence. It was a great showcase of high scoring, fun lacrosse, and the fans in attendance were treated to a great game.
The University of Vermont (UVM) hosts a scrimmage with some of the older Hill Academy (a private Toronto, Canada high school) players and a fun, up and down game ensues.
Success in life is all about finding an opportunity, and then pushing that chance to the limit with honest dedication and passion. Shortcuts and divergent paths are always present, and staying on the straight and narrow is a constant battle in our society. Keeping your sights set on the bigger picture is easier said than done, but it’s still the best way that I know to make good on your lot in life.
Welcome to Fall Ball! It doesn’t matter if you say it’s all about the grind, or all about effort… you’re wrong either way. Fall Ball is about two things: 1) building for the Spring, and 2) hopefully, staying out of trouble. Some programs have been doing a great job with #1 and #2, while others are struggling with at least one part of the equation.
While summer isn’t technically over for another month (September 21st to be exact), school is starting up and that basically seals the deal for many of the younger laxers out there. With that in mind, we are dedicating this week’s Reader Poll to ramping up some enthusiasm for the coming school year and fall season.
Notre Dame Lacrosse lays it all on the line! The winners get steak, the losers eat hot dogs. No other D1 team comes as close to getting you inside the program as the Irish.
The Quinnipiac Bobcats got through Judgement Day, and now we get to see what they did during the rest of fall ball. Lots of shooting, wall ball work and… handball? Yup, handball.
The Hot Pot goes on a rant about who “WON” Fall Ball? Was it Syracuse, UNC, Duke or Denver? Or did something else happen, which happens every single year?
After fall ball ends, and the before the season begins, there is a window where players can make huge gains, or allow for big losses. Where will you be when the season starts?
We got some fantastic photos from the recent Drexel – Penn State women’s lacrosse scrimmage. Some are beautiful action shots, while others show just how tough the women’s game can be!
More top notch fall ball video is hitting the internet! We’ve got Denver vs Denver, the Lynchburg Alumni game and Ursinus playing a whole lot of fall ball!