‘It’s a Movement Not a Moment’: Lacrosse Must Change

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This past week in lacrosse has been exhausting and one for many. Not only was it the start of the PLL Championship Series and the end to a COVID-19 impacted MLL week-long season, but it was a week of fighting for change. Continue reading “‘It’s a Movement Not a Moment’: Lacrosse Must Change”

Shorthanded Cannons Take Down Outlaws to Claim MLL Title

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The statement, “Lacrosse is a game of runs” was ever present during Sunday’s MLL Championship game between the Denver Outlaws and the Boston Cannons, where the Cannons claimed their second title in franchise history.  Continue reading “Shorthanded Cannons Take Down Outlaws to Claim MLL Title”

Breaking: MLL Records More COVID-19 Test, Teams Pull Out of Playoffs

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The Major League Lacrosse (MLL) playoffs were set to get underway on Saturday at 4 pm, but that will not be happening as two teams, Chesapeake Bayhawks and Connecticut Hammerheads, have pulled out of the playoffs following a total of four players testing positive for COVID-19, according to multiple sources.  Continue reading “Breaking: MLL Records More COVID-19 Test, Teams Pull Out of Playoffs”

Breaking: MLL Records Positive COVID-19 Test, Pushes Back Semifinals

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Major League Lacrosse (MLL) has announced that a player tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday night. Due to this positive test, the league has tested every player and coach, and has pushed back the semifinals three hours each.  Continue reading “Breaking: MLL Records Positive COVID-19 Test, Pushes Back Semifinals”

MLL Gameday Recap: Hammerheads Stun Bayhawks to Claim Playoff Berth

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The Connecticut Hammerheads pulled off the upset win, taking down the Chesapeake Bayhawks, 14-9, to secure their third consecutive win and punch their ticket to the MLL Playoffs. The Hammerheads win knocks Philadelphia out of playoff contention and sets the field. Connecticut and Chesapeake will meet again on Saturday in the semifinals. 

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MLL Gameday Recap: Barrage, Hammerheads Secure Wins to Stay in The Playoff Picture

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With 1:22 minutes left in regulation, Colin Minicus scored the game-winner to seal the 12-11 win for Philadelphia in their regular season finale. Minicus’ goal came off the heels of goals from Jon Mazza, Ryan MacSpayden, and Brendan Sunday to stretch the Barrage’s game-ending run to four goals. Continue reading “MLL Gameday Recap: Barrage, Hammerheads Secure Wins to Stay in The Playoff Picture”

MLL Gameday Recap: Kormondy’s Heroics Lift Denver Past Chesapeake, Hammerheads Earn First Win

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In a battle of undefeated’s and a rematch of last year’s MLL title game, the Denver Outlaws took down the Chesapeake Bayhawks, 13-12, in overtime. Brian Kormondy scored the game-winner with 6:41 left in the overtime period to seal the deal and secure the victory for the Outlaws.  Continue reading “MLL Gameday Recap: Kormondy’s Heroics Lift Denver Past Chesapeake, Hammerheads Earn First Win”

Who Are The MVP Candidates Halfway Through The MLL Season?

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As we sit at the midway point of the week-long 2020 MLL season, the talk around who is in contention for this year’s MVP Award has started to heat up. And while the MVP race is much different this year due to the shortened season, a few names have asserted themselves to the forefront of the discussion through the first four days of the season.  Continue reading “Who Are The MVP Candidates Halfway Through The MLL Season?”

MLL Gameday Recap: Boston Best Philadelphia, Ryan Lee Catches Fire in Outlaws Win

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After mounting an impressive comeback in the final five minutes of the contest, the Boston Cannons defeated the Philadelphia Barrage, 12-10. The victory improves the Cannons’ record to 2-1. The Barrage drop to 1-3.  Continue reading “MLL Gameday Recap: Boston Best Philadelphia, Ryan Lee Catches Fire in Outlaws Win”

Pair of UMass Alums Providing a Spark Amidst Hammerheads’ Rocky Start

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The Connecticut Hammerheads are off to a bumpy start in their first season as a franchise. The Hammerheads currently sit with an 0-2 record and are one of two teams, along with the New York Lizards, that have yet to win a game through the first three days of the 2020 MLL season.   Continue reading “Pair of UMass Alums Providing a Spark Amidst Hammerheads’ Rocky Start”