2020 Schedule Preview: Mount St. Mary’s

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The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers are the 46th DI team to release their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Mountaineers come into 2020 following a 2019 campaign where they went 9-7 overall, 7-1 in the NEC. The Mountaineers hosted the NEC tournament as the top seed, but lost to Robert Morris in the NEC championship. Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Mount St. Mary’s”

2020 Schedule Preview: Canisius Golden Griffins

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The Canisius Golden Griffins are the 45th DI team to announce their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Golden Griffins come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign in which they went 8-8 overall, 4-3 in in the MAAC, and loose to Marist in the MAAC semifinals. Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Canisius Golden Griffins”

Johns Hopkins, Virginia Won’t Battle For the Doyle Smith Cup in 2020

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In lacrosse, Johns Hopkins and Virginia have met 94 times, including meeting each other each year for the past 73 seasons. And since 2006, the Blue Jays and Cavaliers have fought for the right to hoist the Doyle Smith Cup.  Continue reading “Johns Hopkins, Virginia Won’t Battle For the Doyle Smith Cup in 2020”

2020 Schedule Preview: Johns Hopkins Blue Jays

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The Johns Hopkins Blue Jays are the 44th DI team to release their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Blue Jays come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign in which they went 8-8 overall, 3-2 in the Big Ten, lost to Penn State in the Big Ten championship and lost to Notre Dame in the first round of the NCAA tournament. Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Johns Hopkins Blue Jays”

Why Brown May Have the Most Potential of Any Ivy in 2020

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When you look at the landscape of Ivy League lacrosse, there is no question that Yale has been the most dominant team in the conference. Andy Shay has built a machine in New Haven and they have really broken onto the national stage over the past few seasons with back-to-back national title appearances, including a national title win in 2018. Yale is the class of Ivy and Penn has started to make strides, as well. But the team with the highest ceiling and most potential for this coming season, and possibly the next few seasons, could very much be the Brown Bears. Continue reading “Why Brown May Have the Most Potential of Any Ivy in 2020”

2020 Schedule Preview: Furman Paladins

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The Furman Paladins are the 43rd DI team in our schedule preview series. The Paladins come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign which saw them go 4-10 overall and 2-5 in the SoCon. Furman missed the SoCon tournament for the first time since 2017. Additionally, the Paladins won two non-conference games for the first time in program history last season.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Furman Paladins”

2020 Schedule Preview: LIU Sharks

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The LIU Sharks are the 42nd DI team to announce their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. LIU comes into the 2020 season after going 11-5 overall, 5-1 in the ECC, and losing to Mercy in the ECC championship in 2019. 2020 marks a new era for LIU as they move to DI, join the NEC. Additionally, the LIU Post and LIU Brooklyn athletic departments have combined into just one LIU. Their nickname: The Sharks.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: LIU Sharks”

2020 Schedule Preview: Georgetown Hoyas

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The Georgetown Hoyas are the 41st DI team to announce their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Hoyas come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign which saw them go 13-5 overall and 3-2 in the Big East. Georgetown won the Big East tournament and lost to Yale in the first round of the NCAA tournament.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Georgetown Hoyas”

2020 Schedule Preview: Detroit Mercy Titans

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The Detroit Mercy Titans are the 40th DI team to release their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Titans come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign in which they went 8-7 overall, 5-2 in the MAAC, and lost to Quinnipiac in the MAAC tournament semifinals.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Detroit Mercy Titans”

Diving Into College Lacrosse’s Many Rivalries

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As any other sport, rivalries are a huge part of college lacrosse. Each year teams battle it out for bragging rights over their rival, and in some cases there are postseason implications to rivalry games, too. No matter what, the stakes are always high in these matchups. Continue reading “Diving Into College Lacrosse’s Many Rivalries”