College lacrosse fans, fall ball is BACK! Students are officially getting back to campus and on the field. This is one of the best times of the year for players. They get to reunite with their brothers and sisters and meet the new faces of who will quickly learn what it means to be a college lacrosse player. Fall ball means early mornings, long practices and lots of team bonding — it also means new gear!
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These are the memories that last a lifetime. You will see your teammate working their tail off for the greater good of the team and it pushes you to do the same. While most people are sound asleep at 4:30 am on a Monday these kids are getting ready to go to work during fall ball. There are ups and downs and only the strong prevail.
To the players, take every second in. To the newcomers, you only get one first impression.
Here’s a little look behind the scenes of fall ball:
Fall Ball Behind The Scenes
Inside Look At Villanova’s 2018 Fall Ball Season With Stelios Kroudis
YouTuber Stelios Kroudis gave us an inside look last season at what fall ball is like as a college lacrosse player with the Villanova Wildcats. Take a look:
Penn State Men’s Lacrosse Fall Ball
Penn State, a member of last year’s Championship Weekend, is looking to build on their success and make another strong push at this year’s championship. The Nittany Lions are returning some dangerous players, headlined by Grant Ament and will be a dangerous team for anyone to face. Here’s a sneak peak at what the Nittany Lions are up to during this year’s fall ball season:
— Penn State Men’s Lacrosse (@PennStateMLAX) August 23, 2019
A lot of NCAA lacrosse teams got in on the social media fun for the first day back to class, like the Syracuse Orange as seen below:
rollin back on to campus for the first day of class like… pic.twitter.com/o1KHzcJrW3
— Syracuse Lacrosse (@CuseMLAX) August 26, 2019
Virginia had a welcome-back BBQ to celebrate the kick-off of the new season:
The Boys are back in town‼️
— Virginia Men’s Lacrosse (@UVAMensLax) August 23, 2019
The bonds that you create with your teammates start right now in fall ball, so work hard on being a good teammate and appreciate the relationships you have with them as you will never get another chance to play college lacrosse after you graduate.