The Struggle of Purchasing MCLA Gear

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I wanted to take some time to explain the process behind MCLA teams ordering gear for themselves and to sell to others, as the process is not as simple as you may think. The majority of MCLA teams are almost entirely self-funded. Funds are raised through player dues, fundraising events, donations from alumni, family, friends, […]

What Happened to Sam Houston State Lacrosse?

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This is the fourth part in a series of articles about former MCLA teams primed for a comeback. Click the links to read about UNLV, Weber State, and Louisiana Lafayette. This time we will be going over the history of the Sam Houston State lacrosse program. The Sam Houston State lacrosse team was founded in […]

What Happened to Louisiana at Lafayette Lacrosse?

Louisiana at Lafayette Lacrosse

This is the third part in a series of articles about former MCLA teams primed for a comeback. Click the links to read about Weber State and UNLV. Today we ask the question, what happened to the Louisiana at Lafayette lacrosse program? The University of Louisiana at Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns lacrosse team was founded in […]

What Happened to Weber State Lacrosse?

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This is the second article discussing MCLA teams I hope make a comeback. Last week was UNLV and this week I will focus on Weber State lacrosse.  Utah is one of the fastest growing lacrosse states in the country. The University of Utah is the western most and only PAC-12 school with an NCAA Division […]

What Happened to UNLV Lacrosse?

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There are many Division 1 schools with 20,000+ students that have neither a varsity lacrosse team, nor a club lacrosse team. Most of them have had MCLA teams at one point, but were disbanded for various reasons. MCLA membership has been growing since the COVID-19 pandemic, but there are still plenty of schools that are still […]

St. Thomas Lacrosse Program Overview

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There have been many college lacrosse dynasties throughout history. Johns Hopkins made it to nine Division I National Championships from 1978 to 1987 and won six. Le Moyne made it to eight Division II National Championships from 2006-2016 and won four. Hobart won 12 straight DIII National Championships from 1980-1991. There have also been some […]

Cal State Fullerton Lacrosse Program Overview

CAL STATE FULLERTON LACROSSE

Cal State Fullerton just finished their first lacrosse season in the MCLA since 2018. The hiatus was not due to COVID, but rather a problem that has hurt other teams across the league, simply a lack of players. Founded in 2007, the team had little success in their first two seasons in the MCLA. That all […]

MCLA Teams in North Carolina

MCLA NORTH CAROLINA

With the PLL making it’s Charlotte debut this weekend, it only seemed fitting to highlight the prominent MCLA teams in North Carolina. Sure there is Duke, UNC, and High Point at the Division 1 level, but what about the true blue-collar lacrosse teams in the region? UNC Charlotte A team that has been around since […]

2022 MCLA All-Americans: Division 1 and 2

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The 2022 MCLA season is officially in the books which means it is time to honor the All-Americans. While I could sit here and list out every single player who made an All-American team, I thought it would be more impactful to look at the storylines that came with the Player of the Year and […]

South Carolina Lacrosse 2022 Season Summary

South Carolina Lacrosse

South Carolina started off their lacrosse season with a brand new head coach in Peter Candela. After a 2019 championship run, Gamecocks Head Coach 2015 JD Harkey, stepped down after five seasons at the helm to start a new job as well as coach Gertsell Academy in Maryland. Candela, a native of Blythewood, SC, played […]

2022 MCLA National Championships Preview: Division 1

MCLA National Championships

The 2022 MCLA National Championships are officially underway! The tournament takes place from May 9-14 in Round Rock, Texas. Let’s take a look at the Division 1 tournament teams heading into the first round of action. If South Carolina can repeat championship runs, they will be the first to repeat MCLA National Champions since Colorado […]

Purdue with the Upset: MCLA Week 10 Recap

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Following up his last MCLA article, Andrew Golden is back getting us caught up on last week’s MCLA games. DISCLAIMER: Each team’s national ranking is based on what it was at the time the game was played and may/are not up to date with the most recent rankings released. Varsity Club Lacrosse Performance of the […]