Weekend lacrosse primer: News, notes and what to watch

Preston: Lacrosse game against Virginia has special meaning for Johns Hopkins' Danny Jones

Johns Hopkins short-stick defensive midfielder Danny Jones met Virginia’s Will Barrow for only a short time when Jones was about 9 years old, but it left a lasting impression.

Tewaaraton watch lists add Loyola Maryland’s Huggins, Powers, Towson’s Mazza, Sulmonte

The first round of additions to the Tewaaraton Award watch lists includes four players from local college lacrosse teams.

Twin telepathy? Not quite, but UMBC lacrosse brothers Michael and Steven Zichelli share plenty

At first glance, fraternal twins and UMBC men’s lacrosse players Michael and Steven Zichelli look an awful lot alike. And they have the same goal: to help the Retrievers succeed and enjoy their college years together.

Men’s lacrosse notes: Loyola Maryland’s Pat Spencer continues to dazzle

Pat Spencer continues to wow for No. 6 Loyola Maryland men’s lacrosse, No. 2 Maryland is tops in fewest turnovers, and No. 9 Johns Hopkins will test clearing game at No. 10 Virginia.

Men's lacrosse Game of the Week: No. 15 Syracuse at No. 3 Duke

The Orange will try to end a two-game losing skid when they visit the Blue Devils on Saturday in a key Atlantic Coast Conference game for both teams.

Women's lacrosse Game of the Week: No. 3 James Madison at No. 4 Maryland

Maryland goes for a second straight win over an undefeated opponent after beating No. 7 Penn, 13-7, on Thursday.

The week ahead for state men's lacrosse teams (March 22)

Here is what awaits Maryland, Loyola Maryland, Johns Hopkins, Mount St. Mary’s, Navy, Towson and UMBC men’s lacrosse for the upcoming week.

Men’s lacrosse National Player of the Week (March 20): Pat Spencer, Loyola Maryland

The junior attackman set a Greyhounds’ Division I record for points in a single game with 12 in Saturday’s 15-9 win against Patriot League rival Navy.

Women's lacrosse National Player of the Week (March 20): Kerrigan Miller, Southern California

Southern California's Kerrigan Miller is The Baltimore Sun's women's lacrosse National Player of the Week for March 20, 2018, after contributing to both game-winning goals in overtime as the Trojans won their first two Pac-12 games.

By the numbers for men’s lacrosse (March 20)

A look at some numbers involving Albany, High Point, Michigan, Lehigh and Vermont men’s lacrosse.

By the numbers for women's lacrosse (March 20)

A by-the-numbers look at the past week in Division I women's lacrosse competition.

Top five in newest media lacrosse poll remains unchanged

There was no movement in the top five of Monday morning’s latest Maverik media poll, and only a few changes in the top 10.

Inside Lacrosse women's poll and what's next for state teams (March 19)

Loyola Maryland jumped into the top 10 in the Inside Lacrosse women's media poll for March 19 after its fourth win over a top-15 opponent. Maryland remains No. 4.

David Pisanic used time wisely while waiting for chance to start again for UMBC men’s lacrosse

The senior goalkeeper’s patience was rewarded on Sunday when he made his first start since Feb 10 in the UMBC men’s lacrosse team’s 7-6 loss to Stony Brook.

Have game, will travel: Duke men’s lacrosse fine with playing two games in two days

After defeating No. 20 Towson 10-8 on Saturday, No. 3 Duke traveled to Cleveland for a Sunday game with Cleveland State.

Four questions: Duke men’s lacrosse player Justin Guterding

After compiling eight goals and two assists in back-to-back wins against Towson and Cleveland State last weekend, the senior attackman for the No. 3 Blue Devils leads Division I players in total goals and points this season.

Lack of offense dooms UMBC men’s lacrosse in 7-6 loss to Stony Brook

Six of the UMBC men’s lacrosse team’s first eight possessions ended in turnovers, and the man-up offense whiffed on two six-on-four advantages. Those miscues contributed to Sunday’s 7-6 loss to Stony Brook.