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
Each team was looking to get back on track by ending a losing streak, and the Ohio Machine emerged as the team to do so, defeating Chesapeake Bayhawks, 15-11, to improve to 2-3 and pick up its first win since the season opener April 26.
On the Chesapeake Bayhawks' second possession in overtime, midfielder Stephen Peyser dodged down the middle of the New York Lizards defense and hit the back of the net to give the Bayhawks their first win of the season, 12-11.
Kyle Harrison (Johns Hopkins, Friends) is helping to bring together the world¿s greatest black lacrosse players to form the Sankofa Lacrosse Alliance, which is aimed at promoting academic, professional and social achievement for the next generation of lacrosse players.
US Lacrosse has announced that ESPN will broadcast the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse Men¿s World Championship across its networks. As many as 40 nations are expected to participate in the event July 10-19, 2014, at Dick¿s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo.
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).
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.
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.
Davis became the first coach of Wheeling Jesuit — a Division II program — in 2000 and the team earned a No. 10 ranking in national polls just three years later. Then in 2004, Davis left to help start Robert Morris' program. By 2010, the Colonials were a top-20 team and led the nation in scoring.
Attackman Drew Westervelt scored a career-high eight goals to lead an impressive offensive showing as the Chesapeake Bayhawks blew out the New York Lizards, 21-8, in the first Major League Lacrosse game at Icahn Stadium on Randalls Island, N.Y.
At first-year program Richmond, sources said that Dan Chemotti has hired Loyola director of lacrosse operations Steve Layne. Layne, who was a defender for the Greyhounds during Chemotti's tenure, held the DOO position for the 2013 season. He's also the older brother of Chris Layne, a midfielder who just finished his career at Loyola.
A move to the midfield paid big dividends for Mount St. Mary's senior Andrew Scalley (Archbishop Spalding), who was named the Northeast Conference Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week for the fifth time this season.
Dave Cottle had a very successful nine-year run as the head coach of the Maryland men's lacrosse team. During Friday night's Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft, the connections between the Chesapeake Bayhawks coach and president were on full display.
Because of a hazing incident, the Vanderbilt women's lacrosse team has withdrawn from the Navy Fall Invitational, where it was scheduled to play Oct. 13, according to a spokesperson in the school's athletic department.