Greg Gurenlian won 28 of 32 faceoffs and sattackman Rob Pannell had four goals and two assists, helping the host New York Lizards edge the Chesapeake Bayhawks, 15-14, on Saturday night in Major League Lacrosse
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 Baltimore Bombers, who are about to open their first season in the North American Lacrosse League, announced the appointment of Dan Marohl, Shawn Nadelen and Damien Davis as captains and assistant captains of the first-year professional box lacrosse team.
The Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League today acquired former Johns Hopkins All-American Paul Rabil from the Rochester Knighthawks, as part of a blockbuster six-player trade that sends Wings forward Dan Dawson and defenseman Paul Dawson to the Knighthawks.
Former Salisbury midfielder Sam Bradman, the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Outstanding Player of the Year, was chosen by the Minnesota Swarm with the 24th overall pick (third round) in the National Lacrosse League draft on Monday night.
That's when they discovered coach Dave Cottle wouldn't be with them due to a family emergency. Team president — and former coach — Brendan Kelly stepped in, and Chesapeake came together and routed Long Island, 13-6, before 10,083 at Navy-Marine Corps Stadium.
By By Jeff Seidel and Special To The Baltimore Sun
The Tewaaraton Foundation has named former Cornell University men's coach and Maryland player Richie Moran as the recipient of the Spirit of Tewaaraton Award. Moran will be honored at the Tewaaraton Award Ceremony on May 31 at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian in Washington.
Cornell's Rob Pannell was the 2011 National Player of the Year, scoring more than five points per game. This season was supposed to be his coronation, leading Cornell to its first NCAA title since 1977. But a broken foot suffered March 3 has put his season on hold and his future in question.
By By Quint Kessenich and Special to The Baltimore Sun
The times have been set for NCAA championship weekend at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. Saturday, May 26: DI Semis, 2:30 and 5 p.m.; Sunday, May 27: DII Championship, noon; DIII Championship, 3 p.m.; Monday, May 28: DI Championship, 1 p.m.