2020 Schedule Preview: Wagner Seahawks

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The Wagner Seahawks are the 74th DI program to announce their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule.  The Seahawks come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign where they went 2-12 overall and 0-6 in the NEC.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Wagner Seahawks”

2020 Schedule Preview: Merrimack Warriors

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The Merrimack Warriors are the 54th DI program to release their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. 2020 marks the beginning of a new era for Merrimack as they move from DII to DI. They make the jump following two consecutive DI championship runs and are one of two programs making the jump this season, along with LIU.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Merrimack Warriors”

2020 Schedule Preview: Sacred Heart Pioneers

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The Sacred Heart Pioneers are the 53rd DI program to announce their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Pioneers come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign in which they went 9-6 overall and 4-2 in the NEC. Sacred Heart lost to Hobart in the semifinals of the NEC tournament. Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Sacred Heart Pioneers”

2020 Schedule Preview: Robert Morris Colonials

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The Robert Morris Colonials are the 48th DI team to release their 2020 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Colonials come into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign in which they went 9-8 overall and 4-2 in the NEC. Robert Morris won the NEC tournament and lost to Virginia in the first round of the NCAA tournament.  Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Robert Morris Colonials”

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: 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”

As They Move to DI, “Success Isn’t A Number” for Merrimack

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Following two consecutive national title runs in DII, the Merrimack Warriors will be entering the DI ranks and joining the NEC in 2020. There is no doubt that the Warriors come into their first year in DI with high expectations and are expected to compete at a very high level, just like they did in DII for many years.  Continue reading “As They Move to DI, “Success Isn’t A Number” for Merrimack”

2020 Schedule Preview: Hobart Statesmen

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The Hobart Statesmen are the 26th DI team to announce their 2020 schedule. Hobart comes into the 2020 season following a 2019 campaign that saw the Statesmen go 11-5 overall, 4-2 in the NEC, and lost to Robert Morris in the NEC Championship game. Continue reading “2020 Schedule Preview: Hobart Statesmen”

Early Contenders: NEC

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As the calendar turns to November it marks the end of fall ball and the beginning of, essentially, the pre-season for NCAA lacrosse. While it is still early and there is only so much you can take from fall ball scrimmages, let’s take a look at who some of the early contenders in each conference are. Continue reading “Early Contenders: NEC”