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Baltimore Ride taking page from Vegas Golden Knights in third United Women’s Lacrosse League season

Baltimore Ride taking page from Vegas Golden Knights in third United Women’s Lacrosse League season

After an 11-7 loss in the 2017 United Women’s Lacrosse League (UWLX) semifinals, the revamped Baltimore Ride are valuing something more than star power heading into the first game of their third season Friday — chemistry between old and new.

“We went into building this team a little like the Las Vegas franchise did in the NHL,” new head coach John Sung said, referencing the expansion Golden Knights, who reached the Stanley Cup Final in their first season. “And obviously it worked well for them.”

The Ride have not reached the championship game since the league’s inaugural 2016 season, but to Sung, the first two seasons were learning curves on the road to becoming another team...

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