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Savannah Safchuck: A Day in the Life

Savannah Safchuck a day in the life

Savannah Safchuck is a Class of 2022 Towson lacrosse commit out of Mercy High School in Baltimore, and this is a day in her life. Savannah Safchuck: A Day in the Life It all begins at 5 a.m. for Savannah Safchuck. The morning routine includes packing clothes and food for the day, all with athletics […]

Dogs, Like Lacrosse, Offer Tyson Bell Stress Relief

Dogs have always been part of Tyson Bell's life, and they help provide him with the same stress relief he finds in playing lacrosse.

Tyson Bell doesn’t know life without dogs. Both sides of his family have always had multiple, and ever since he was growing up, his family has at least two dogs at home. The family has also always adopted a sibling pair, giving their dogs a blood relative and matching breed as a partner. Those aren’t […]

How Jamie Ortega’s Epoch Endorsement Is Helping Her Achieve Dreams

Jamie Ortega Epoch NIL endorsement

Jamie Ortega, a four-time All-American who is returning to North Carolina for a fifth season, could break the Division I points and goals records in the 2022 season. But before stepping onto the field for her final campaign, she’s already making history. Today, the UNC lacrosse star announced her new endorsement deal with Epoch Lacrosse, […]

How Maryland Helped Johns Hopkins Win Three National Championships


The Maryland-Johns Hopkins rivalry is one of the greatest in the game, but in the 1980s, the Terps inadvertently led the Jays to three national championships. The story begins in 1982 in the North Carolina locker room as the Tar Heels celebrated their victory over Hopkins, 7-5, in the national championship game. Bob Scott, the […]

Top 10 Lacrosse Summer Highlights 2021

Top 10 Lacrosse Summer Highlights 2021

Labor Day has come and gone, so that means another summer in the history books. Lacrosse was on fire during Summer 2021, with tons of incredible moments and highlights that Eric Bowden was lucky enough to experience and record through his camera lens. Eric combed through his video vault and uncovered the top 10 highlights […]

Not in Lacrosse, But Jack Coan Finally Suits Up for Notre Dame

Jack Coan lacrosse

Jack Coan is finally a student-athlete at Notre Dame, but it’s not for lacrosse. The quarterback made his debut for the football team in the Irish’s 41-38 overtime victory at Florida State to start off their 2021 campaign, completing 26 of his 35 passes for 366 yards and four touchdowns. Jack Coan is now a […]

Lacrosse Mini Doc: Fivestar Championship Challenge

Lacrosse Mini Doc Fivestar Championship Challenge

The Fivestar Championship Challenge featured some of the best Class of 2023 athletes in the country all in one place, and Eric Bowden was there to capture it all. In the days since the event, the talented videographer has put together a mini doc celebrating the high-level lacrosse the event brought to Columbia, Maryland. Featuring […]

Fivestar Championship Challenge Photo Gallery

Fivestar Championship Challenge

The Fivestar Championship Challenge in Columbia, Maryland, last weekend showcased tons of the top talent from the Class of 2023 together in one place with some of the top coaches the game has ever seen helping the high schoolers hone their lacrosse skills further. Following a Friday night evaluation practice, coaches representing the six teams […]

Education Runs Deep at Fivestar Championship Challenge

2021 Fivestar Championship Challenge

Under a blueish gray evening sky amid a hovering humidity, a semi-circle of 100-odd eager pupils formed around Dave Cottle. The congregation honed in on him as he introduced his star-studded cast that would teach these students for the weekend. With each speech, Cottle declared the qualities of his entourage, including but not limited to […]

Athletes Unlimited Lacrosse Crowns Taylor Cummings as First Champion

Athletes Unlimited Lacrosse

The first Athletes Unlimited Lacrosse season is in the books, and the inaugural champion of the competition has been crowned: Taylor Cummings is a winner yet again. Cummings was already one of the most prolific lacrosse players of all time with a ridiculous list of accomplishments, and her legend only grows with this triumph this […]

Jack Kaley Is Remembered by Lacrosse Community

Jack Kaley lacrosse

Jack Kaley, an inductee of the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame and winner of four NCAA Division II men’s lacrosse titles at NYIT, died of cancer Thursday on Long Island. He was 83. In his 50 years of coaching lacrosse, Jack Kaley crossed paths with many others in the lacrosse community. Tributes to the coach […]

Maiah Bartlett Added to Denison Men’s Lacrosse Coaching Staff

Maiah Bartlett Denison men's lacrosse assistant coach

Denison men’s lacrosse head coach Eric Koch added two new assistants to his staff Wednesday: Ryan Rohde and Maiah Bartlett. The decision to hire Maiah Bartlett is a historic one. While it isn’t the first time a woman has been appointed to coach men’s lacrosse in the NCAA, it is one of the biggest jobs […]