| Mar 19, 2014
| 6:47 PM
WASHINGTON — Nikko Pontrello picked a good time to wake up from his mini-slumber.
After being shut out in the first half, the junior attackman scored three goals in the final two quarters, including the game-winner with 51.4 seconds left to propel...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Tied with No. 1 Maryland and No. 3 Cornell as the hottest teams in Division I, No. 2 Loyola is also tops at protecting the ball.
The Greyhounds, who have won six consecutive games after a season-opening 14-13 overtime loss to Virginia, lead Division I...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 3:18 PM
No. 3 Loyola Maryland had to battle two opponents Saturday. The Greyhounds had to play through the emotions of a big win against Duke last Sunday and then take on a tough Army team.
The Greyhounds survived, holding off Army in the final seconds for a 7-...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:42 PM
When the Division I men's lacrosse season opened in February, the penthouse of The Baltimore Sun's rankings was occupied by Duke, the 2013 NCAA champion; Syracuse, last year's runner-up; and North Carolina, an NCAA tournament quarterfinalist.
But in the...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:24 AM
Not only was Sunday’s 14-7 victory over No. 6 Duke critical for boosting Loyola Maryland's resume for an at-large berth in the NCAA tournament if it doesn’t capture the Patriot League automatic qualifier, it was another piece of evidence...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Duke coach John Danowski tried a number of combinations, including flip-flopping his goalie twice, but the Blue Devils had no solutions for Loyola's offense Sunday night.
Although the host No. 5 Greyhounds (5-1) weren't prolific on offense, they were...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:18 PM
The term around the Loyola lacrosse team is "Fletched," as in the opposing attackman got "Fletched." Or when the Greyhouds' star defenseman runs away from two attackmen after stealing a ground ball, they both got "Fletched."
Loyola's Joe Fletcher...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Since opening the season with a 14-13 overtime loss to No. 2 Virginia on Feb. 6, No. 5 Loyola has reeled off four straight victories and is considered one of the hottest teams in Division I.
And the Greyhounds have more than one player to thank.
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Visible 30 second shot clocks will soon appear on lacrosse fields, but not soon enough for a lot of college coaches.
Everyone liked the new rule implemented a year ago that allowed officials to give a stall warning, forcing an offense to either score,...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:50 AM
The unease that dogged Loyola in the offseason and preseason involved an offense that graduated a combined 76 goals and 32 assists from four starters in attackman Mike Sawyer and midfielders Chris Layne, Sean O’Sullivan and Davis Butts.
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Sometime during the second quarter of Wednesday's men's lacrosse game between No. 13 Loyola and No. 18 Towson, a storm that at times pelted Ridley Athletic Complex in Baltimore with rain passed and a rainbow formed over the field. That natural wonder...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 9:53 AM
After a heartbreaking 14-13 overtime loss to No. 10 Virginia in the season opener, Loyola almost found itself in a similar spot Saturday when the No. 14 Greyhounds and No. 12 Penn State were tied, 11-11, at the end of regulation.
But junior attackman...