Lacrosse

Former Loyola star Fletcher named Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of Year

July 09, 2014 | WNST Staff

Fletcher Named Patriot League Male Scholar-Athlete Of Year CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Loyola University Maryland men’s lacrosse All-American Joe Fletcher was named the Patriot League Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year, an award voted on by conference member schools that honors the top performer in the classroom and competition. The award is presented annually to one […]

Hopkins lacrosse officially joins Big Ten, announces 2015 conference schedule

July 01, 2014 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE, MD – On June 3, 2013, Johns Hopkins University President Ronald J. Daniels stepped to the podium in the Cordish Lacrosse Center and announced that he had accepted an offer from the Big Ten and commissioner Jim Delany for the Blue Jay men’s lacrosse program to join the league as a sport affiliate member. […]

Former Towson standout Cittadino to play for Israel in World Championships

July 01, 2014 | WNST Staff

TOWSON, Md. – Former Tiger men’s lacrosse player Casey Cittadino ’06 heads to Denver this week with Team Israel for the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Championship. Cittadino has close ties with current members of Towson Lacrosse. While he was a Tiger student-athlete, he played defense with Assistant Coach Dan Cocchi and for then-Assistant Coach Shawn Nadelen. In high school, […]

Former Hopkins, UMBC, Maryland stars make US lacrosse roster for Worlds

June 30, 2014 | WNST Staff

BALTIMORE — At the conclusion of a tryout process that included 98 players and spanned 11 months, US Lacrosse has named the U.S. Men’s National Team final 23-man roster for the FIL World Championship, presented by Trusted Choice, July 10-19 in Commerce City, Colo. The team was selected from a 31-player roster that attended training camp […]

Four Maryland lacrosse players named academic All-ACC

June 25, 2014 | WNST Staff

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Four members of the University of Maryland men’s lacrosse team were named to the 2014 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Team as announced by Commissioner John D. Swofford. Leading the way for the Terps is sophomore Matt Dunn, who made the team for the second time. Joining Dunn on the team from Maryland are […]

Loyola/Johns Hopkins to resume lacrosse series in 2016

June 17, 2014 | WNST Staff

Loyola-Johns Hopkins Men’s Lacrosse Series To Resume in 2016 BALTIMORE – The head men’s lacrosse coaches Loyola University Maryland and Johns Hopkins University, Charley Toomey and Dave Pietramala, announced that the two schools will not play a regular-season game during 2015, but the series will resume in 2016. With both programs joining new conferences over […]

Towson’s DeNapoli picks up CAA academic honor

June 15, 2014 | WNST Staff

RICHMOND, Va. – Towson University student-athletes Thomas DeNapoli and Joe Gunerman were honored as the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) announced its spring scholar-athletes. DeNapoli was the men’s lacrosse honoree while Gunerman was the men’s golf selection. The CAA honors one scholar-athlete in each of its 21 championship sports. Nominees for the award must be a starter or important reserve on their team and must […]

Hopkins to host 2016 Big Ten Lacrosse Tournament

June 12, 2014 | WNST Staff

Rosemont, Ill. – With the inaugural seasons of Big Ten men’s and women’s lacrosse set to begin next year, the conference today announced dates and sites for the 2015 and 2016 Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Tournaments. The 2015 men’s tournament will be held from April 30 to May 2 at Maryland, while the […]

Maryland to host inaugural Big Ten Lacrosse Tournament

June 12, 2014 | WNST Staff

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland has been selected as the host site for the inaugural Big Ten Men’s Lacrosse Tournament. The 2015 men’s tournament will be held from April 30 to May 2 at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium. “We’re excited to be selected as the host school for the first-ever Big […]

Loyola defender Fletcher named Academic All-American

June 05, 2014 | WNST Staff

Fletcher Named To Capital One Academic All-America Team BALTIMORE – Joe Fletcher added another Loyola University Maryland men’s lacrosse first to his resume today, becoming the first student-athlete in program history to earn Capital One Academic All-America® presented by CoSIDA honors when he was named to the At-Large second team. The defender wrapped up his […]