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Seven Stories and One Set of Beats: September 6, 2012

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Parkway West's Jon Vogel Commits to Holy Cross College for Lacrosse
Local stars at CBC, MICDS also make verbal commitments.

Meet another NJ football standout whose college future is in lacrosse: Fairfield-bound Walsh
He’s Conor Walsh, a senior running back at Rumson-Fair Haven (N.J.). A midfielder in lacrosse, Walsh has verbally committed to Fairfield University.

Multisport athletes face the toughest of play calls: whether to specialize
By the time he reached the turning point, Matt Landis was barely old enough to drive a car. He couldn't cast a vote, open a checking account or order a beer. At just 16, Landis faced a decision. Not wanting to put the partial lacrosse scholarship he had been offered by Notre Dame at risk, he would no longer play football.

Loyola (Md.) University Joins Patriot League
The Greyhounds posted one of the school’s finest seasons on the field in 2011-12, as the men’s lacrosse team won the NCAA title, the women’s lacrosse team advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament, the men’s basketball team played in the NCAA Tournament, and the men’s golf team earned a spot in the NCAA Regional Tournament.

MU Athletics Gathers For 'Welcome Back Field Day & Picnic'
Assistant Athletic Director for Academic Services Adrienne Ridgeway awarded the annual Team Magis Award, which was presented to the men's lacrosse team for their overall support of MU Athletics and service in the greater community throughout the 2011-12 academic year.

Four Griffs Named to "Duel in Denver" Team
Four former Golden Griffin men's lacrosse standouts are set to represent Canada against the United States National Team at the "Duel in Denver", an international exhibition pitting the top two countries in the sport on Sept. 8.

Men's Lacrosse Announces Coaching Clinics Schedule
The Duke University men's lacrosse coaching clinics are back this fall for the sixth consecutive year. The Blue Devils' staff of head coach John Danowski and assistant coaches Ron Caputo, Matt Danowski and Joe Cinosky will guide the clinics, which also will be streamed live online at

Today's beats: The NFL is back! Make noise come out of my computing machine, Sam Spence!