Loyola Greyhounds

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 [...]

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 Loyola lacrosse players earn USILA All-America honors

May 22, 2014 | WNST Staff

Five Loyola Men’s Lacrosse Players Earn USILA All-America Honors BALTIMORE – Joe Fletcher became Loyola University Maryland’s first men’s lacrosse player to earn U.S. Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association All-America First Team honors in back-to-back years since 1998-99 on Thursday, and the senior close defender was joined on the All-America teams by four of his Greyhounds teammates. Senior [...]

Loyola’s Ryan, Runkel to play in North-South All-Star Game

May 20, 2014 | WNST Staff

Ryan, Runkel To Play In North-South All-Star Game BALTIMORE – A pair of Loyola University Maryland men’s lacrosse players earned who their bachelor’s degrees last Saturday will play in the U.S. Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association North-South All-Star Game. Midfielder Kevin Ryan and goalkeeper Jack Runkel will play for the South team in the game that will [...]

Loyola captains Fletcher, Laconi, Ward pick up scholar All-America honors

May 20, 2014 | WNST Staff

Captains Trio Earns USILA Scholar All-America Honors BALTIMORE – Loyola University Maryland’s three men’s lacrosse co-captains – defender Joe Fletcher, short-stick defensive midfielder Pat Laconi and attacker Justin Ward – were today named to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Scholar All-America Team. Loyola and Duke University were the only two NCAA Division I programs [...]

Loyola defenseman Fletcher picks up Academic All-District honor

May 15, 2014 | WNST Staff

Fletcher Earns Capital One Academic All-District Honors BALTIMORE – Loyola University Maryland senior defender Joe Fletcher (Syracuse, N.Y./West Genesse H.S.) added another honor to his resume on Thursday when he was named to the Capital One Academic All-District II At-Large Team. The 13 members of the All-District II team were voted on by members of CoSIDA, the [...]

Loyola can’t handle Thompsons, Albany in season closing defeat

May 11, 2014 | WNST Staff

Great Danes Deal Men’s Lacrosse 13-6 Defeat In NCAA First Round BALTIMORE – The University at Albany jumped out to a 5-1 lead midway through the second quarter, and top-ranked and third-seeded Loyola University Maryland could not climb back to closer than two, and the Great Danes snapped the Greyhounds’ 15-game winning streak with a [...]

Loyola opens NCAA Tournament Saturday against Albany

May 10, 2014 | WNST Staff

Loyola Greyhounds vs. Albany Great Danes Saturday, May 10, 2014  |  12:00 p.m. Baltimore, Md. | Ridley Athletic Complex | ESPNU Quick Hits About The ’Hounds Loyola University Maryland will host its sixth-straight home game on Saturday, May 10, when the University at Albany visits Ridley Athletic Complex for a 12 p.m. game in the NCAA First Round. [...]

Loyola defender Fletcher named Tewaaraton Award finalist

May 08, 2014 | WNST Staff

Fletcher Named Tewaaraton Finalist, Second Defender To Earn Honor WASHINGTON, D.C. – Loyola University Maryland men’s lacrosse senior Joe Fletcher (Syracuse, N.Y./West Genesse H.S.) was named one of five finalists for the 2014 Tewaaraton Award as the nation’s top lacrosse player, and in doing so, he became the second close defender in the awards history [...]

Loyola midfielder Laconi honored again by Patriot League

May 05, 2014 | WNST Staff

Laconi Earns Final Patriot League Defensive Weekly Honor CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Loyola University Maryland senior short-stick defensive midfielder Pat Laconi was named the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week honor on Monday, picking up his second award of the season in the year’s final week. Laconi, who was named to the All-Patriot League First [...]