Major League Lacrosse: Ohio Machine attackman Marcus Holman (Gilman) had a game-high six goals and nine points, while Denver Outlaws goalie Jesse Schwartzman (Johns Hopkins, Pikesville) made a game-high 46 saves
Mallory Pappas has been a three-sport athlete at Glenelg County School since her freshman year. Having been a part of the field hockey, basketball and lacrosse teams, her groups have faced many ups and downs.
Attackmen John Grant Jr. and Casey Powell powered the Chesapeake Bayhawks to a 10-9 victory over the Charlotte Hounds in the Major League Lacrosse title game Sunday at PPL Park before an announced 3,792.
The four-time league-winning Chesapeake Bayhawks will meet the Charlotte Hounds, who are just in their second year of existence, for the title after the No. 2 seed and reigning MLL champion edged the No. 3 seed Hamilton Nationals, 13-12, before an announced 4,228 Saturday in a semifinal at PPL Park.
Major League Lacrosse announced Tuesday that Hamilton Nationals midfielder Kevin Crowley was named Offensive Player of the Year after finishing the regular season tied for first in the league in points (55).
After a record-setting 2013 season, Denver Outlaws goalie Jesse Schwartzman (Pikesville, Johns Hopkins) has been named Major League Lacrosse Goalie of the Year for the second time in his career, the league announced Friday.
Chase Winter, who recently finished his playing career at Johns Hopkins, had four goals and an assist and was named Most Valuable Player of the Men's Open 1 championship at the Lake Placid Summit Classic in North Elba, N.Y. on Sunday.
By rallying from a five-goal deficit in the third quarter to overcome the Charlotte Hounds, 16-14, at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis on Saturday night, the Chesapeake Bayhawks (9-5) earned the No. 2 seed in the Major League Lacrosse playoffs and will face No. 3 seed Hamilton Nationals (9-5) Aug. 24 at 4 p.m. at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.
Prior to the regular-season finale against the Charlotte Hounds, Chesapeake Bayhawks coach Dave Cottle said he was more concerned with his team's momentum than his opponent's. Saturday night, Cottle got a glimpse of the team's character.
Major League Lacrosse announced that Denver defenseman Lee Zink (Maryland) won Warrior Defensive Player of the Week honors after the Outlaws' 14-12 win over the visiting Chesapeake Bayhawks on Saturday afternoon.
The 98-player tryout roster for Team USA for the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse World Championship was announced during halftime of the Major League Lacrosse game between the Chesapeake Bayhawks and Denver Outlaws on Saturday afternoon.
Jim Stagnitta made clear Wednesday morning while speaking on a conference call that he'd rather have his Denver Outlaws win the Major League Lacrosse championship than finish with the league's first undefeated regular season. But that doesn't mean the second-year coach and his players intend on shying away from history.
Katie Schwarzmann (Century, Maryland), Kelly Berger (Hammond) and Ally Carey (John Carroll) scored two goals apiece as Team USA opened round-robin play in the Federation of International Lacrosse Women's World Cup with a 17-7 win over England in Oshawa, Ontario, on Thursday night.
Jesse Schwartzman (Pikesville, Johns Hopkins) made 12 saves and picked up an assist, and the host Denver Outlaws broke the then-Baltimore Bayhawks' Major League Lacrosse record for best start to a season with a 16-7 win over the New York Lizards on Thursday at Sports Authority Field in Denver.