Alec Billings Commits to Johns Hopkins

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Peter Milliman and the Johns Hopkins Blue Jays started off 2021 with a bang, as Royal Secondary, B.C., midfielder Alec Billings verbaled to the Blue Jays.

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Podcast: 2021 Big Ten Preview

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While exactly what the 2021 season will look like remains largely a mystery, Lacrosse Bucket is diving into early conference previews on the Lacrosse Bucket Podcast. On this second conference preview podcast, Tanner tackles the Big Ten, breaks down the top teams and gives his preseason projected finish.

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Bernhart’s Return is a Game Changer For The Present and Future of Maryland’s Offense

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A few weeks ago, I wrote an article discussing some of the top attack units coming into the 2021 college lacrosse season. Penn State was the only Big Ten team that made the list. However, that was before yesterday’s news that Jared Bernhardt would be returning for a fifth season at Maryland. Now, the Terrapins are solidly on that list.

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Way-Too-Early 2021 Title Contenders

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The college lacrosse season is just a few months away, and while it will be a bit longer than usual before everyone gets underway and the season as a whole may look different, at least in the beginning, due to the impact the Coronavirus has had on sports, teams will still be fighting to be the last one standing on Memorial Day Weekend. And after the way last season ended, it will be extra bittersweet for whoever is crowned champions on that special day in May.

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Under-The-Radar Transfers Who Can Make a Big Impact in 2021

Since the Transfer Portal came into existence in the fall of 2018, it has changed the game of lacrosse. The portal not only gives coaches another tool to address needs but it also gives players a chance to test the waters and see what their stock is, or find a new home easier than ever before.

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Which Teams Have The Most Bounce Back Potential in 2021?

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While the 2020 season was cut short due to the Coronavirus outbreak and we didn’t get to see the full potential of a number of teams, there were some that were some that really struggled in the games that they did get in last season. But just because a team struggled in 2020 doesn’t mean that they will do the same in 2021 – especially considering that we will get to see a season finish in full.

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Ranking College Lacrosse’s Top 15 Jobs

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If you read any form of preseason or offseason content pertaining to college lacrosse, you’ll likely come across one or more pieces of media that dub various teams as “title contenders.” And chances are, the names are usually pretty similar each year. Of course, there is always movement and various programs hit peaks and valleys at different times. But in a sport where only 11 schools have actually won a national title in the NCAA era (1971-now), the programs that have been at the top always seem to stay at the top and are never too down for too long.

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