In Year Two of The Byrne Era, Harvard Has Talent and Upside

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At one of the most historic and most underperforming programs (according to some) in the Ivy League, Gerry Byrne has the ability to build something special and all signs point to the winds starting to shift in Cambridge.

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Harvard Provides “best of both worlds” For Peach State Faceoff Man

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Head coach Gerry Byrne and the Harvard Crimson landed a commitment in the 2021 class on Wednesday night, as Westminster, Ga. faceoff man Dylan Farley flipped to the Crimson from DIII Williams. Farley initially committed to the NESCAC school in early July.

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With Nowhere To Go But Up, Dartmouth Looks to Keep Building

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The Dartmouth Big Green have only had one 11-win season in the NCAA era and one NCAA Tournament berth in program history. Both of those milestones came during Big Green’s 2003 season, which was the fifth and final year under head coach Rick Sowell. 

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Is Brown The Ivy Everyone Should Be Talking About?

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Since Lars Tiffanys departure following the 2016 season, where the Bears made a trip to Championship Weekend, Brown hasn’t done too, too much. 

Sure, Mike Daly led them to a 10-win season in his first year in 2017. But they haven’t had a winning record in a full season since. The Bears went 6-9 and missed the Ivy League tournament in 2018 and went 7-9 in 2019, losing to Penn in the Ivy League semifinals.  Continue reading “Is Brown The Ivy Everyone Should Be Talking About?”

Is The Ivy League Cornell’s To Lose in 2021?

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Ivy League coaches got some gut-wrenching news on Thursday, as it was announced that Cornell senior attackman Jeff Teat has received a fifth-year waiver through the Ivy League and will be returning in 2021.  Continue reading “Is The Ivy League Cornell’s To Lose in 2021?”

Best Season For Every Ivy League Program

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College lacrosse has a rich history, filled with endless stories and legends. 

And while the game is still growing at the college level and some programs have been around way longer than others, there is a certain amount of history at every program that can be heralded.  Continue reading “Best Season For Every Ivy League Program”

Report: Princeton Won’t Grant Extra Year to Athletes Who Withdraw

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According to a report from Alissa Selover of The Princetonian, Princeton will not allow athletes who withdraw or intend to withdraw an extra season. This eliminates the option of any spring sport athlete at Princeton from withdrawing and re-enrolling next spring to preserve their final year of eligibility.  Continue reading “Report: Princeton Won’t Grant Extra Year to Athletes Who Withdraw”

Ivy League Won’t Make One-Time Exception for Fifth-Year Spring Sport Athletes

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On Monday the NCAA Division I  Council voted to grant spring sport athletes an extra year of eligibility. And according to the NCAA’s ruling, the NCAA Division I Council has adjusted financial aid rules to allow teams to have more players on scholarship to account for incoming recruits. Continue reading “Ivy League Won’t Make One-Time Exception for Fifth-Year Spring Sport Athletes”

How Could the Ivy League in 2020 Have Stacked up to 1990?

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Ever since the 2020 season was cut short, there has been much discussion around how good this season could have been for the Ivy League. When the season was cut, three of the top five teams in the country hailed from the Ivy League. Overall, the conference had four top-20 teams and multiple teams that had received top-20 votes throughout the season. Continue reading “How Could the Ivy League in 2020 Have Stacked up to 1990?”