No. 1 seed in South Region at stake in Saturday's clash between No. 2 Stevenson and No. 3 Salisbury

No. 1 seed in South Region at stake in Saturday's clash between No. 2 Stevenson and No. 3 Salisbury

Saturday’s showdown between No. 2 Stevenson and No. 3 Salisbury is a prime opportunity for both sides.

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Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse coach Dave Pietramala tight-lipped about Ryan Brown's status

Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse coach Dave Pietramala tight-lipped about Ryan Brown's status

Sophomore attackman Ryan Brown did not make his usual start in No. 5 Johns Hopkins' 17-2 thrashing of Mount St. Mary’s on Monday.

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Bucknell at Loyola: Three things to watch

Bucknell at Loyola: Three things to watch

Loyola Maryland has won all three games in this series, but the two sides will meet for the first time as Patriot League foes and for the first time since 1983. The Greyhounds are 5-0 at home this season, which does not bode well for a Bucknell...

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Washington College men's lacrosse not content with clinching berth in Centennial Conference tournament

Washington College men's lacrosse not content with clinching berth in Centennial Conference tournament

Courtesy of Saturday’s 16-12 win against Centennial Conference rival Dickinson, No. 5 Washington College became the first team to earn a spot in the upcoming league tournament. But with two more conference games remaining, against No. 20 Gettysburg on Saturday and Swarthmore on April 26, the Shoremen are eager to capture their second regular-season title in three years.

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Navy men's lacrosse in need of momentum heading into Patriot League tournament

Navy men's lacrosse in need of momentum heading into Patriot League tournament

It would probably be fair to say that Navy would have preferred a route other than backing into the Patriot League tournament, as it did on Saturday. The team suffered a 14-7 loss to archrival Army, but seized the sixth and final spot in the conference tournament courtesy of Bucknell’s 13-1 rout of Lafayette and Colgate’s 11-9 decision over Holy Cross.

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McDaniel men's lacrosse holding out hope for qualifying for Centennial Conference tournament

McDaniel men's lacrosse holding out hope for qualifying for Centennial Conference tournament

With only No. 5 Washington College assured of a berth in the Centennial Conference tournament, there are a plethora of scenarios in which McDaniel could vault into the top four and secure a spot in the league tournament.

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John Tillman does not sound too concerned about Maryland men's lacrosse's sudden woes on offense

John Tillman does not sound too concerned about Maryland men's lacrosse's sudden woes on offense

During a 7-0 opening stretch, Maryland averaged 13.1 goals per game. Since then, the Terps are 2-2 and have scored 10.5 goals per game – a number that would drop to 7.7 if a 19-6 thumping of Robert Morris on April 2 was left out of the equation.

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Brian Schultz flourishing in first year as starting attackman for Loyola men's lacrosse

Brian Schultz flourishing in first year as starting attackman for Loyola men's lacrosse

After graduating from Walkersville High School in Frederick County and enrolling at Loyola, Brian Schultz did not have any preconceived notions about his status or playing time.

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Goucher men's lacrosse to play Thursday despite death of sophomore midfielder Matthew Gabriel

Despite – or perhaps because of – the death of sophomore midfielder Matthew Gabriel on Monday morning, Goucher will play host to Landmark Conference rival Catholic at Gopher Stadium in Towson on Thursday.

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Loyola men's lacrosse looking to close out Patriot League schedule with 8-0 record

Loyola men's lacrosse looking to close out Patriot League schedule with 8-0 record

Loyola reaped the fruits of Saturday’s 15-6 victory over Patriot League foe Boston University, earning the conference regular-season title and the top seed in the upcoming league tournament. And nothing will change regardless of the outcome of Thursday’s game against Bucknell at Ridley Athletic Complex in Baltimore at 7 p.m.

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John Tillman says Maryland men's lacrosse needs to match opponents' intensity in final weeks

John Tillman says Maryland men's lacrosse needs to match opponents' intensity in final weeks

As a result of opening the season with seven consecutive wins en route to a 9-2 overall record and a 3-1 mark in the Atlantic Coast Conference, No. 6 Maryland has not had to worry too much about its postseason fate. That level of comfort, however, could be detrimental to the Terps.

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Stevenson, Salisbury can't look ahead to Saturday's men's lacrosse showdown

Stevenson, Salisbury can't look ahead to Saturday's men's lacrosse showdown

Saturday’s matchup between No. 2 Stevenson and No. 3 Salisbury will almost certainly draw national attention and looms as a pivotal game for both teams as they jockey for position for the top seed in the South Region when the NCAA tournament opens May 7.

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Sophomore Jack Gannon emerging as playmaker for UMBC men's lacrosse

Sophomore Jack Gannon emerging as playmaker for UMBC men's lacrosse

Jack Gannon’s development as UMBC’s primary playmaker shouldn’t be too surprising considering his roots as a point guard in basketball.

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Stevenson men's lacrosse team ready for Widener, Paul Cantabene says

Stevenson men's lacrosse team ready for Widener, Paul Cantabene says

When reigning Division III national champion Stevenson faces Commonwealth Conference rival Widener at Mustang Stadium on Wednesday, neither team will have to go out of their way to get familiar.

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Fast start helped UMBC men's lacrosse beat Hartford, gain ground in America East

Fast start helped UMBC men's lacrosse beat Hartford, gain ground in America East

Any worries coach Don Zimmerman had about how UMBC would respond after a surprising loss to America East rival disappeared in the first 15 minutes of Saturday’s game against visiting Hartford.

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Maryland up to No. 1 in women's lacrosse media poll

Maryland up to No. 1 in women's lacrosse media poll

Maryland's women's lacrosse team took over the No. 1 ranking in Monday's Inside Lacrosse Brine Division I Women's Media Poll Top 20.

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Friday's upset of No. 2 Cabrini puts Salisbury men's lacrosse in conversation for No. 1 seed in South Region

Friday's upset of No. 2 Cabrini puts Salisbury men's lacrosse in conversation for No. 1 seed in South Region

Salisbury’s 15-11 victory over No. 2 Cabrini on Friday night was an encouraging response for a team that was just nine days removed from a stunning 9-8 overtime loss to Capital Athletic Conference foe Christopher Newport. The win also means that the Sea Gulls have a legitimate shot at claiming the top seed in the South Region when the NCAA Division III tournament begins May 7.

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Lacrosse show co-hosted by Paul Rabil to air Tuesday nights on SiriusXM

Lacrosse show co-hosted by Paul Rabil to air Tuesday nights on SiriusXM

Capitalizing on lacrosse’s reputation as the fastest-growing college sport, SiriusXM announced Monday morning that it will unveil a weekly show dedicated to lacrosse, beginning Tuesday night.

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Johns Hopkins, Mount St. Mary's men's lacrosse face quick turnaround for Monday game

Johns Hopkins, Mount St. Mary's men's lacrosse face quick turnaround for Monday game

After Johns Hopkins and Mount St. Mary’s played Saturday with differing results -- the No. 9 Blue Jays beat No. 5 Maryland and the Mountaineers fell to Bryant -- both teams will share similar concerns as they head into Monday’s 4 p.m. game at Waldron Family Stadium in Emmittsburg.

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Postscript from Maryland at Johns Hopkins

Postscript from Maryland at Johns Hopkins

While pundits and prognosticators may assert that No. 9 Johns Hopkins’ 11-6 victory over No. 5 Maryland on Saturday at Homewood Field in Baltimore furthered solidified the Blue Jays’ prospects of grabbing an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament, coach Dave Pietramala made it clear that he had no such desire to entertain the validity of that scenario.

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Penn State at Towson: Three things to watch

Penn State at Towson: Three things to watch

Towson has won 14 of 21 games in this series, but Penn State has won three of the last four meetings. Four of the last five contests between the Colonial Athletic Association rivals have been decided by two goals or less.

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Maryland at Johns Hopkins: Three things to watch

Maryland at Johns Hopkins: Three things to watch

Johns Hopkins owns a sizable 69-40-1 lead in their men's lacrosse series, but Maryland has won three of the last five meetings. The Blue Jays, who are 4-2 at Homewood Field this season, are trying to avoid three home losses in a season for the first time since 1996, while the Terps have won two of their last three visits to Homewood.

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Johns Hopkins likely needs a quality win to make NCAA tournament

Johns Hopkins likely needs a quality win to make NCAA tournament

The Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse team has five games remaining, including Saturday's matchup against Maryland. After the Terps, the No. 9 Blue Jays play at Mount St. Mary's, at Navy, host Villanova and then close out the regular season at Loyola Maryland.

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Washington College men's lacrosse feeling confident after Wednesday's overtime win at Ursinus

Washington College men's lacrosse feeling confident after Wednesday's overtime win at Ursinus

After escaping with a 9-8 overtime decision over Centennial Conference rival Ursinus on Wednesday night, No. 6 Washington College went through equal amounts of relief and confidence.

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Saturday's game at Bryant is 'must-win' for Mount St. Mary's men's lacrosse postseason hopes

Saturday's game at Bryant is 'must-win' for Mount St. Mary's men's lacrosse postseason hopes

At 0-3 in the Northeast Conference and with just three league contests remaining, Mount St. Mary’s knows there’s no need to sugarcoat what is at stake when the team visits conference foe Bryant on Saturday.

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Loyola men's lacrosse coach Charley Toomey open to mixing up midfields

Loyola men's lacrosse coach Charley Toomey open to mixing up midfields

Charley Toomey and the rest of the coaching staff at top-ranked Loyola Maryland aren’t afraid to try something new. That could help explain why freshman midfielder Romar Dennis got his first start in 11 games, joining redshirt freshman Brian Sherlock and senior Matt Sawyer in Saturday’s 7-6 double-overtime decision against Navy.

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Maryland's Michael Ehrhardt, Johns Hopkins' Michael Pellegrino have mutual respect

Maryland's Michael Ehrhardt, Johns Hopkins' Michael Pellegrino have mutual respect

Aside from the obvious significance of Saturday’s game at Homewood Field in Baltimore, the 111th installment of the Johns Hopkins-Maryland rivalry features two of the top long-stick midfielders in Division I.

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Loyola men's lacrosse one win away from hosting Patriot League tournament

Loyola men's lacrosse one win away from hosting Patriot League tournament

No. 1 Loyola Maryland is one win away from doing something it has not done before.

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