2022 Naptown Challenge Recap: Quint Kessenich

Paul Carcaterra and I called the four Naptown National Challenge Championship games from Annapolis on Wednesday for ESPNU and ESPN+. The games were all tight and highly entertaining. The play on the field was intense and super skilled. There were over 240 college coaches in attendance during the week, scrutinizing and evaluating potential recruits. This premiere […]

PLL Week 4 Baltimore Recap

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The PLL action stormed into Baltimore on Friday and Saturday night at Homewood Field. Enthusiastic fans cheered during a pair of double-headers in steamy Baltimore. Whenever the PLL is in Baltimore you know you are in for a treat. Whipsnakes (12) – Redwoods (11) The Whipsnakes defeated the Redwoods 12-11 on ESPN2 to solidify their […]

Why You SHOULD Be Watching the PLL: Quint Kessenich

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The Premier Lacrosse League swings into Charm City on Friday and Saturday night. Week 4 is at Homewood Field. Tickets are available at PLLtickets.com and all of the games this summer are available on ESPN+, with three on ABC, three on ESPN and six on ESPN2. Last week 452,000 fans watched the PLL on ABC, a strong […]

Lacrosse Headlines You Won’t See in the Summer of 2022

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For this week’s article, Quint decided to take a look at some of the more unlikely headlines to appear on your Lacrosse All Stars news feed this summer. While most of these headlines would be awesome if they were true, the likelihood of seeing many of these come to fruition is very slim, but it’s […]

PLL Week 1 in Albany: Quint Kessenich’s Reactions

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The PLL kicked off their 2022 season in Albany on June 4 and 5. I will be working a handful of games this summer for ESPN. The family of networks has extensive coverage of the league which includes 47 games available on ESPN+, three games on ESPN, three on ABC, and six on ESPN2. The […]

Quint Kessenich’s Maryland Lacrosse Championship Recap

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It was only the third time Maryland lacrosse trailed 1-0 this season and after 7:32 of scoreless action, Cornell had found the net first. “Be the Best’ trailed for a total of 40:01 minutes in an 18 hour season. They led for every second in every fourth quarter.  The Terps defense gave up 7.25 goals […]

Quint Kessenich’s D1 Lacrosse National Championship Preview

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Cornell led Rutgers 8-3 at half time using six unassisted goals and capitalized on a pair of Rutgers giveaway goals. At 1:11pm, lightning within an eight mile radius of the stadium shut down game one. The wait began. Three hours and forty one minutes later the action resumed. The Big Red, who’s 2020 season ended […]

Quint Kessenich’s Championship Weekend Practice Recap

Friday I got up at 6:15am, had a protein bar along with some coffee, and listened to a Princeton podcast while working on my boards. At 7:30am I got a workout in and at 9:30am, Carc and I drove to practice. Championship Weekend practices start in the stadium at 10:00am. The sun ended up breaking […]

Quint Kessenich’s NCAA D1 Lacrosse Semifinals Preview

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Championship Weekend is one of the main highlights of NCAA lacrosse. Rentschler Field, the UCONN football stadium in Hartford, CT, is the host. This mid-size venue is ideal for tailgating. The acoustics are loud and the gorgeous grass surface plays like a golf fairway. It drained exceptionally well in 2021. Saturday’s weather is expected to see […]

Quint Kessenich’s NCAA D1 Lacrosse Quarterfinals Preview

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Welcome to the pay off round. Win and advance to Championship Weekend. Nobody remembers quarterfinal losers. Saturday the NCAA Lacrosse Quarterfinals action starts at noon on ESPNU and the ESPN app from Hofstra. Anish Shroff and Paul Carcaterra have the call under the production expertise of John Kettering for the doubleheader. Chris Cotter, Ryan Boyle, […]

Quint Kessenich’s NCAA Lacrosse First Round Recap

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The pace was relentless. The shot clock era of playoff lacrosse delivered in a big way. Years ago these first round games were hide and seek of slowed down affairs and not very fan friendly. Saturday was awesome. The Ivy League stood proud and advanced in four of their six games. Delaware delivered the exclamation […]

Quint Kessenich’s Reaction: NCAA Lacrosse Tournament

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You’re all 0-0 now. New season. 18 teams comprise the 2022 NCAA Men’s Division 1 lacrosse tournament. Here are some details on when these games will be played Play-in games will take place on May 11 First round games are on campus at the higher seed on May 14 and 15 Quarterfinals will be played at […]