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Saint Andrew’s 2019 Max Schwarz Commits to The Catholic University of America!

Saint Andrew’s 2019 Max Schwarz Commits to The Catholic University of America!

Boys Recruiting, Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News, Recruiting
  Congratulations to Max on his college choice and good luck in the future!   Name Max Schwarz High School St. Andrews School Graduation Year 2019 College Choice Catholic University of America Club Affiliations True Michigan Why did you choose this college? Outstanding academics with a superb lacrosse coach (Brooks B. Singer), winning atmosphere in an amazing city. What are your first memories of the sport? Playing lacrosse at age 5 in Durham, North Carolina, and after the first time of having the ball in my stick during a game I came off the field and Coach Carpenter said to me "Doesn't it feel good to have the ball in your stick!" What part of the process was most surprising to you about the recruiting process and what would yo...
Benjamin 2019 Grant Bretzlaff Commits to Rollins College!

Benjamin 2019 Grant Bretzlaff Commits to Rollins College!

Boys Recruiting, Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News, Recruiting
  Congratulations Grant on your college choice and good luck in the future!   Name Grant Bretzlaff High School The Benjamin School Graduation Year 2019 College Choice Rollins College Club Affiliations Palm Beach Revolution / Florida Swashbucklers     Why did you choose this college? I chose Rollins College because it is everything that I am looking for in a school - It is the right size, is in an amazing location, and has an incredible 5 year MBA program that I will be participating in. I believe that Rollins will set me up for an amazing future, and I cannot wait to step on the field as a Tar. Coach Lewis and Coach Sweeney, the players, the business school, the campus...all together just feels like the right fit for m...
Lynn:  Men’s Lacrosse Featured in Nike/USL Preseason Top 20

Lynn: Men’s Lacrosse Featured in Nike/USL Preseason Top 20

College/MCLA, Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News, Lynn Men
  via Lynn press release   BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University's men's lacrosse team will enter the 2019 campaign with a national ranking to its name, coming in at No. 19 on the Nike/US Lacrosse Division II Men's Preseason Top-20 Poll. The Fighting Knights lacrosse squad posted a 9-6 overall record in 2018 with a 2-5 mark in Sunshine State Conference play, matching the 2016 campaign for the most-ever wins in a season. The Blue and White started off the year on a tear, going 7-1 through nonconference play. Their 7-1 mark was their best-ever start to a season which included a program-record six-game winning streak. In the streak, the Fighting Knights took down No. 10 Belmont Abbey on the road, the program's second-ever win over a top-10 ranked opponent. The squad p
MLL:  Major League Lacrosse Announces Partnership With the Crown Lacrosse Classic (JU Road Games)

MLL: Major League Lacrosse Announces Partnership With the Crown Lacrosse Classic (JU Road Games)

Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News, Launch/MLL/NLL/Women's Pro, MLL Around The League
  via MLL press release   Inaugural Lacrosse Event, Hosted by the Charlotte Hounds and Southern Select Lacrosse Showcase, Will Bring High-Level Lacrosse to the Region Boston (January 14, 2019) - Major League Lacrosse (MLL) today announced a partnership with The Crown Lacrosse Classic, an inaugural lacrosse event hosted by the Charlotte Hounds and Southern Select Lacrosse Showcase that will be held on March 8 and 10. “Chris Schiller spent 12 years in Major League Lacrosse,” said Alexander Brown, MLL Commissioner. “And we are thrilled to support him as he brings the Crown Lacrosse Classic to Charlotte, where some of the best our collegiate game has to offer will be on display.” The Crown Lacrosse Classic is the first independent college lacrosse tournament to be held in
New York NLL Team Names Regy Thorpe As Head Coach & General Manager

New York NLL Team Names Regy Thorpe As Head Coach & General Manager

Featured Posts, Florida Lacrosse News, Launch/MLL/NLL/Women's Pro, National Lacrosse League
  via NLL press release   Team name and logo to be unveiled in February at the New York Open at NYCB LIVE, Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum NEW YORK, January 14, 2019 – The New York National Lacrosse League (NLL) team announced today that Regy Thorpe has been named Head Coach and General Manager for the franchise. A decorated former professional lacrosse player, Thorpe brings more than 20 years experience as a coach and general manager at nearly every level of men’s and women’s field and box lacrosse to his new position. The New York NLL team was awarded to live events and sports media entertainment company GF Sports and its affiliates (“GF Sports”) in December 2018 and will begin play this December with home games at the newly renovated NYCB LIVE. The
UF Women:  Gators to be Featured in Series “The Season 2019”

UF Women: Gators to be Featured in Series “The Season 2019”

College/MCLA, Featured Posts, Florida Gators Women, Florida Lacrosse News
  via UF press release   Florida will be the first women's program featured in the series put on by STX and Inside Lacrosse GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida women's lacrosse program was chosen to be featured in a unique video project during the 2019 season that will give fans an in-depth look at the team's journey. STX and Inside Lacrosse have paired together to present "The Season 2019" – a multi-platform digital content series that will feature the Gators and the Cornell men's lacrosse program. Florida – in its 10th season – is the first women's program to be featured on the series in its quest to be the final team standing in May. This is the second year of "The Season" series, with last year's chapters featuring four top-tier men's programs: Duke,