The Retrievers have held 13 different opponents to less than 60 points this season, which helps explains how they finished the regular season ranked first in the America East in scoring, defense and steals.
Here is the first installment of a series that checks in with the seven Division I programs in the state to give a glimpse into the past and the future. Teams are scheduled to appear according to the chronological order in which their seasons ended. Monday begins with a visit with UMBC.
Jackson Morrill, a sophomore attackman for the No. 3 seed Yale men’s lacrosse team, has an opportunity to be the fourth-generation member of his family to capture a national championship when the Bulldogs face No. 4 seed Duke in Monday’s Division I tournament final.
Justin Shockey has bounced back Maryland men’s lacrosse, Duke’s John Danowski said he can’t compare Justin Guterding to others, Andy Shay said Yale is the underdog, Salisbury is hoping to lean on its experience, and Wesleyan may feel right at home at Gillette Stadium thanks to a famous alum.
What intrigues ESPN men’s lacrosse analyst Paul Carcaterra about Saturday’s NCAA Division I tournament semifinal games between No. 3 seed Yale and No. 2 seed Albany at noon and No. 4 seed Duke and No. 1 Maryland at 2:30 p.m.? Quite frankly, a lot.
Senior attacker Kristen Gaudian and senior midfielder Elena Romesburg combined for nine goals to lead No. 4 James Madison to a 16-10 win over No. 7 Towson to claim the Colonial Athletic Association women's lacrosse championship.
Although Maryland men’s lacrosse lost to Johns Hopkins in Saturday night’s Big Ten tournament final, the Terps’ profile was strong enough to persuade the selection committee to award them the overall No. 1 seed in the upcoming NCAA Division I tournament.
Trevor Baptiste won his 1,118th career faceoff to break the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse record in the closing seconds of No. 3 Denver's 10-7 victory over Marquette in a Big East men's lacrosse semifinal at Villanova on Thursday.
The UMBC men’s lacrosse team shut out visiting Hartford for 35:07 and gave up only one goal in the final 40:59 to secure an 8-3 win on Saturday afternoon, setting up a winner-take-all scenario in Vermont next Friday.
One of the nation’s top defenses belongs to the UMBC men’s lacrosse team, No. 1 Maryland won’t do much reminiscing in a rematch with Ohio State, and Mount St. Mary’s and Washington College have difficult roads to play in their conference tournaments.