2023 Schedule Breakdown: St. Bonaventure Bonnies

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The St. Bonaventure Bonnies are the second DI program to release its 2023 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Bonnies are coming off a 2022 campaign in which they went 11-4 (5-1 MAAC) and made it to the MAAC title game. The Bonnies will be joining the A-10, its home conference this spring, as the league begins to sponsor men’s lacrosse. They join the league along with fellow full A-10 members Richmond, Saint Joseph’s, and UMass, as well as High Point and Hobart.

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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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MAAC Championship: Manhattan Tops St. Bonaventure, Advances to NCAA Tournament For The First Time in 20 Years

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For the first time since 2002, the Manhattan Jaspers are NCAA Tournament bound.

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MAAC Semifinals: Dobson’s 27 Saves, Rose’s Sock Trick Lead St. Bonaventure Past Siena, Manhattan Tops Marist in OT

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Behind a career-best 27-save performance from Brett Dobson, the St. Bonaventure Bonnies took down the Siena Saints 12-10 to advance to their first-ever MAAC title game appearance.

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In Year Four, St. Bonaventure Enjoying The Fruits of Their Labor

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In the middle of a Wednesday zoom media availability, St. Bonaventure head coach Randy Mearns hopped up and grabbed a multi-picture frame off a bookshelf behind him. Gifted to him by seniors Ryan Burns and Cian Collins when they were freshman, the frame contained three pictures of the Corning, N.Y. natives. One when they were younger and two as high schoolers. The fourth space held a piece of paper, which simply read “Reserved for SBA NCAA Tournament.”

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2022 Schedule Preview: St. Bonaventure Bonnies

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The St. Bonaventure Bonnies are the 47th DI team and third from the MAAC to announce their 2022 men’s lacrosse schedule. The Bonnies are coming off a 2021 campaign in which they went 5-5 overall against a conference-only schedule. They saw their season end in the MAAC semifinals against eventual conference champion Monmouth, 12-5.

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New Programs Have Traditionally Found Success in Year Four. Will That Trend Hold True For St. Bonaventure?

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The St. Bonaventure Bonnies went 0-13 during their inaugural season in 2019 and then followed that up with an 0-6 record during the shortened 2020 season. But this past year, Randy Means’ squad finally got over that initial program-building hump and earned their first win, doing so in their season opener against Quinnipiac, taking down the 2019 MAAC runner-up 13-6.

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2021 Schedule Preview: St. Bonaventure Bonnies

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While it has taken a bit longer for teams and conference to get their schedules together for the 2021 season due to the Coronavirus outbreak and various restrictions surrounding the virus, Schedule release schedule has finally begun!

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In 2021, St. Bonaventure Seeks First Win in Program History

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Entering their third season as a program, the St. Bonaventure Bonnies have one main goal in mind. That goal is to record their first win in program history. The Bonnies went 0-13 during their inaugural season in 2013 and were 0-6 when the 2020 season was cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

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