Lacrosse

Duke tops Denver, reaches NCAA Championship Game again

May 24, 2014 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE — (AP) Attackman Kyle Keenan scored four goals, Jordan Wolf had three goals and two assists, and top-seeded Duke defeated No. 5 Denver 15-12 in the NCAA semifinals Saturday. Deemer Class added three goals for Duke (16-3), which will seek its second consecutive national championship and third overall Monday against the winner of the [...]

Maryland women top Northwestern, advance to national title game

May 23, 2014 | WNST Staff

TOWSON, Md. – Top-seeded Maryland utilized a balanced attack and a solid ground ball advantage to defeat No. 5 seed Northwestern 9-6 Friday in the semifinals of the 2014 NCAA Women’s Lacrosse Championship in front of 8,256 fans at Johnny Unitas Stadium. Kelly McPartland led Maryland (22-1) with a hat trick whileBrooke Griffin and Zoe Stukenberg each chipped in with [...]

Former Hofstra standout/actor Peter Dante likes Maryland to win title

May 23, 2014 | WNST Audio

Maryland eyes return to national championship game Saturday against Notre Dame

May 23, 2014 | WNST Staff

COLLEGE PARK, Md. - The No. 7-seeded Maryland men’s lacrosse team will face No. 6 seed Notre Dame in the semifinals of the 2014 NCAA Tournament at M&T Bank Stadium. Faceoff is set for 3:30 p.m., as the Terps (13-3 overall) battle the Fighting Irish (11-5) for the third time this season. • The game will [...]

Maryland’s Amato named nation’s top goalie

May 23, 2014 | WNST Staff

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – University of Maryland senior Niko Amato was selected as the winner of the 2014 Ensign C. Markland Kelly, Jr. Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s most outstanding goalie in NCAA Division I men’s lacrosse by the USILA, on Friday. Amato becomes the fifth Terrapin goalie to win the Kelly Award and is [...]

Loyola’s Fletcher named nation’s top defender

May 23, 2014 | WNST Staff

Fletcher Named Nation’s Most Outstanding Defender BALTIMORE – Friday morning brought another first for Loyola University Maryland men’s lacrosse courtesy of Joe Fletcher (Syracuse, N.Y./West Genesse H.S.). The senior defender became the first player in program history to win one of the U.S. Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association’s major awards, as he was earned the William C. Schmeisser Award Outstanding [...]

Five Terps pick up USILA All-America honors

May 22, 2014 | WNST Staff

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Four members of the University of Maryland men’s lacrosse team were named first team USILA All-Americans and another was selected to the second team, which were announced Thursday. Senior goalie Niko Amato, senior midfielder Mike Chanenchuk, senior long stick midfielder Michael Ehrhardt and junior defender Goran Murray all earned first team honors, while junior faceoff specialist Charlie Raffa was a [...]

D1scourse’s Stevens says tough defenses await Terps in NCAA Tournament title chase

May 22, 2014 | WNST Audio

Hopkins has five players pick up USILA All-America honors

May 22, 2014 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE, MD – The Johns Hopkins men’s lacrosse team placed five players on the 2014 USILA All-America Team it was announced today. Senior defenseman Jack Reilly (Niskayuna, NY/Christian Brothers Academy) and junior long stick midfielder Michael Pellegrino (Oakdale, NY/Connetquot) both earned second team honors, while junior attackman Wells Stanwick (Baltimore, MD/Boys’ Latin), sophomore attackman Ryan Brown (Sykesville, MD/Calvert Hall) and sophomore midfielder Holden Cattoni (De [...]

UMBC attackman Gregoire named USILA All-American

May 22, 2014 | WNST Staff

Perry, N.Y. – UMBC attackman Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) was selected as a 2014 United States Lacrosse Association All-American, as the teams were announced today. The attackman earned honorable mention honors after setting a UMBC single-season goals record with 48 scored in his senior campaign. He broke the mark of 47, recorded by attackman [...]