Revenge is not a word thrown around by the Salisbury men’s lacrosse team, No. 6 Loyola Maryland has exams to worry about, No. 7 Johns Hopkins’ Shack Stanwick is “day by day,” and Mercer transfer Luke Fromert is developing for Towson.
The second midfield is beginning to produce for the No. 8 Loyola Maryland men’s lacrosse team, No. 7 Johns Hopkins’ Shack Stanwick is “day by day,” and Goucher has a chance to lock up a spot in the Landmark Conference tournament.
In addition to leaving three starters out of last Wednesday¿s 11-5 loss at Messiah, the Gophers (0-1) are afraid they might have lost midfielder Ruel Ellis for the remainder of the season. Ellis, a 6-foot, 175-pound sophomore who started with senior Michael Morgan and sophomore Pierce Bailey, scored a goal and picked up a ground ball against the Falcons, but injured his knee early in the third quarter and did not return.
For the first time since joining the Landmark Conference in 2008, the Gophers failed to qualify for the league tournament, crawling to a 7-7 overall record and a 2-5 mark in the league, finishing sixth in the eight-team standings.
Goucher's five-year reign as the league's regular-season men's lacrosse champion came to an end when the Gophers fell to visiting Scranton, 8-7, before an announced 446 at Gopher Stadium in Towson on Saturday.
Quarterback Keenan Reynolds has played in large stadiums and in big games in his two years at Navy, so he knows he can't get caught up in the hoopla he will witness Saturday at Notre Dame or the recent history of the series.
In 1964, The John Carroll School in Bel Air opened its doors to its first students. On Monday, the school held a special Mass and rededication of one of its buildings to kick off several months of 50th anniversary events lasting into next year.
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday.