2022 Schedule Preview: Duke Blue Devils

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The Duke Blue Devils are the 63rd DI program and fourth from the ACC to release their 2022 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Blue Devils are coming off a 2021 campaign in which they went 14-3 (4-2) and fell to Maryland in the NCAA Semifinals.

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Under-The-Radar Transfers Who Could Make a Big Impact in 2022

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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Recruiting Notebook: Winners From The First Month of The Contact Period

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It has been one month since the September 1st date, which marked the opening of the contact period between 2023’s and college coaches (outside of the service academies who could start contacting 2022 recruits on July 1st). And in this first month of recruitment for juniors there has been a lot of action with over 150 players in the class making commitments to 47 different DI programs over the past month, per the Lacrosse Bucket Recruiting Database.

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Boasting a Championship-Caliber Roster Once Again, Can Duke Reach The Top?

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Since John Danowski arrived in Durham ahead of the 2007 season, the Blue Devils have done nothing but win. Duke has made 13 consecutive NCAA Tournaments during the Danowski era, which includes 12 trips to Championship Weekend and three national titles.

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Which Teams Saw The Most Production From True Freshmen in 2021?

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The 2021 season was a season in which grad transfers and fifth-year players seemed to dominate the landscape. However, as usual, there were teams that relied heavily on freshmen for production on both ends of the field.

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Top Freshmen From 2021: Specialist

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The 2021 season was a season in which grad transfers and fifth-year players seemed to dominate the landscape. However, as usual, there were freshmen at every position that broke through and shined during their first season of college lacrosse.

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