No. 10 Loyola Maryland (1-1)

Coming up: Vs. Lafayette, Saturday, noon, Ridley Athletic Complex; vs. No. 19 Towson, Wednesday, 4 p.m., Ridley Athletic Complex


Comment: The Greyhounds are 5-0 against the Leopards and 32-28 against the Tigers. Junior Jacob Stover (McDonogh) made 12 saves — including four each in the first and fourth quarters — in Saturday’s 12-5 victory over No. 14 Johns Hopkins and was named the Patriot League’s Goalkeeper of the Week.

No. 14 Johns Hopkins (1-1)

Coming up: Vs. No. 12 North Carolina, Friday, 5 p.m., Homewood Field

Comment: The Blue Jays ended a five-game losing streak to the Tar Heels with a 13-5 victory on Feb. 25, 2017. Courtesy of a 14-of-20 performance at the faceoff X on Saturday, senior Hunter Moreland became the 11th player in program history with at least 300 for his career (he has 308).

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No. 19 Towson (1-1)

Coming up: Vs. Georgetown, Saturday, noon, Johnny Unitas Stadium; at No. 10 Loyola Maryland, Wednesday, 4 p.m.

Comment: The Tigers have won seven of eight games against the Hoyas. In two games against Mount St. Mary’s, junior attackman Jon Mazza has scored nine goals on 18 shots and added two assists.

Mount St. Mary’s (0-3)

Coming up: Vs. UMBC, Friday, 3 p.m., Waldron Family Stadium; at Georgetown, Tuesday, 3 p.m.

Comment: The Mountaineers are 5-17 against the Hoyas but won, 11-8, in their last visit to Washington, on March 1, 2016. Freshman midfielder Luke Frankeny, who scored a game-high four goals in Saturday’s 15-13 loss at No. 19 Towson, was selected as the Northeast Conference’s Rookie of the Week.

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Navy (1-2)

Coming up: At Boston University, Saturday, 1 p.m.

Comment: Although the Patriot League series is tied 2-2, the Midshipmen have lost the past two meetings by just a combined two goals. After accumulating five ground balls and one caused turnover in Saturday’s 7-5 win against UMBC, freshman long-stick midfielder Jeff Durden was named the Patriot League’s Rookie of the Week.

UMBC (1-1)


Coming up: At Mount St. Mary’s, Saturday, 3 p.m.

Comment: The Retrievers have not lost to the Mountaineers in 18 meetings. Junior midfielder Billy Nolan (Arundel) and freshman attackman Trevor Patschorke (Severna Park) are tied for the team lead in points with five each.

– Edward Lee

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