2023’s Top Freshmen at Midseason

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*Note: This list only includes TRUE freshmen. Redshirt freshmen are not included.*

The college lacrosse season began 46 days ago as as teams took to the field for real for the first time back on February 4th. Now, believe it or not, only 46 days remain until selection Sunday, so that means we are just about at the midpoint of the season.

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Midweek Notebook: Virginia Keeps The Doyle Smith Cup, Dartmouth Starts 4-0, Penn Wins OT Thriller vs St. Joe’s

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The Doyle Smith Cup will be staying in Charlottesville for another year as the Virginia Cavaliers defeated the Johns Hopkins Blue Jays 18-13 at Homewood on Tuesday afternoon. It marks the third consecutive victory for the Cavaliers over the Blue Jays.

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Friday Recap: Defense Steers Richmond Past Towson

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Six times Richmond found themselves in a man-down situation on Friday night. All six of those instances ended with the Spiders being able to kill the penalty, keeping Towson off the board in such situations. That man-down success from the Spiders is just one piece of what was an incredible defensive performance in their 10-7 home victory over the visiting Towson Tigers.

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Friday Recap: O’Neill’s Heroics Lift Duke Past Denver in OT

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With 19 seconds left in regulation, Brennan O’Neill drove from X, got his hands free on a question mark dodge, and found the back of the net to knot things all up at 13 and force overtime. O’Neill would come up clutch once more on Friday night, putting in a feed from Andrew McAdorey on a man-up situation with 3:38 remaining in the overtime period to secure the victory for the Blue Devils.

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Lacrosse Bucket Team, Players of The Week From Week One

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The first full weekend of college lacrosse action is in the books.

So without further ado, here is the Lacrosse Bucket Team of The Week as well as Players of The Week following the action from week one.

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Friday Recap: VMI Tops Queens in Double OT, Syracuse and UNC Earn Blowout Wins

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For the first time since 2019, the VMI Keydets are 2-0. That second win, however, was a hard-fought one as the Keydets needed two overtimes to get past DI newcomer Queens, 10-9, on the road on Friday night.

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Midweek Recap: Dyson Williams Leads Duke Past High Point, Merrimack Completes The Comeback Versus Holy Cross

The Duke Blue Devils moved to 2-0 on Tuesday night with a dominating 20-8 victory over the High Point Panthers. The victory comes just three days after Duke knocked off Bellarmine 19-7 in its season opener.

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Week Zero Notebook: Maryland’s D Dominates, Hopkins Tops Jacksonville in Primetime

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Welcome back, college lacrosse!

After an offseason filled with coaching changes, transfer portal movement, conference realignment, and all the talk that surrounded those moves, it is great to have actually lacrosse back.

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