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Eleven seniors lead red-hot Loyola Maryland into NCAA quarterfinals
Eleven seniors lead red-hot Loyola Maryland into NCAA quarterfinals

The 11 seniors on Loyola Maryland's women's lacrosse team realize they didn't have enough confidence a year ago to make a deep run in the NCAA tournament. When they opened this season at 1-4, it seemed they didn't believe, but the problem wasn't confidence. They just needed to figure out how so many seniors could all step up without stepping on each other. In their sixth game, the Greyhounds upset then-No. 8 Virginia in Charlottesville to begin what is now a 16-game winning streak, the longest in program history. They cruised into the NCAA tournament with Division I's longest active streak and they kept right on rolling — 21-3 past Bryant and 19-12...

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