Fall Snapshot: Richmond Spiders

Welcome to the Fall Snapshot series. Throughout the fall I will be taking an early look at all 75 DI men’s college lacrosse teams and giving a snapshot of where each is heading into the 2023 season.

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College Lacrosse’s Top 10 Defenses of 2022

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In the shot clock era, offenses rules. But it is still defense that wins championships.

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Breakout Players From 2022: Specialists

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The 2022 college lacrosse season is in the books. And just like always, there were freshmen who stood out amongst the rest and shined during their first season of college lacrosse.

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Transfers: Richmond’s Griffin Kology Headed to Virginia

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A native of Chatham, N.J., defenseman Griffin Kology will still be playing his college lacrosse in Old Dominion but will be heading an hour more west in Charlottesville as he will suit up for the Virginia Cavaliers next season; following in the footsteps of his older brother, Kyle, who won two national titles with the Cavaliers in 2019 and 2021.

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NCAA First Round: Ben Smith’s Late-Game Heroics Push Penn Past Richmond in Overtime

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The Penn Quakers will live to see another day as, in typical Penn fashion, they defeated the Richmond Spiders 11-10 in overtime to advance to the NCAA Quarterfinals.

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SoCon Championship: Richmond Tops Jacksonville to Earn Fourth Conference Title

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For the second time in three days, Lance Madonna proved to have ice in his veins. After scoring the game-wining goal in Thursday’s conference semifinals victory over High Point, Madonna put home a buzzer-beater in the final seconds of the third quarter to knot things all up, 7-7.

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SoCon Semifinals: Jacksonville Blows Past VMI, Richmond Edges High Point

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The Jacksonville Dolphins continued their impressive season on Thursday as they blew past VMI 13-5 to advance to their first SoCon title game since 2018.

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What to Watch During Week 10 of The College Lacrosse Season

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Welcome to Week 10 of the college lacrosse season, Y’all!

As is typically the case this time of year, there are some big conference matchups on the horizon to highlight this weekend’s action.

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Weekend Rewind: Two Maryland Blue Bloods, Two Different Directions

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I sat down to write this week’s column at the conclusion of the Delaware-Johns Hopkins game on Sunday. And the one thought that I just couldn’t shake was how far apart the two most historic programs in the Old Line State seem to be right now, especially coming out of this weekend.

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