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College Crosse Prospectus - October 27, 2016: Fall lacrosse, Duke Names 2017 Captains.

Plus Netflix is weird, Joel Embiid played his first game, and plenty more!!

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GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD MORNING, College Crosse Nation!! Thanks for making us a part of your day! Here are your links for October 27, 2016.

College Crosse News.

Really interesting article about the growing trend of fall lacrosse.

Lee Corrigan, president of Corrigan Sports Enterprises, operates a top-ranked boys' club lacrosse program called the Roughriders, which consists of about two-dozen teams (based in Maryland and Pennsylvania) ranging from youth to high school seniors. He said the level of competition has forced players to try and stay ahead of peers fighting for the same potential spot on a top-tier high school or college program.

"It has become the way of the world at this point," said Corrigan, who coaches the Roughriders' elite team (class of 2017). "If a kid wants to excel -- i.e., play high-level high school and college lacrosse -- they really need to dedicate themselves to that sport, because so many of their competitors are doing it."

The Journal News/lohud pieced together key events leading up to the tragic death of Manhattanville junior Robby Schartner.

Powerful article about one lax mom's mission to help other families struggling with heroin addiction.

Nice article about Surrey’s Beth McLucas being named “Ms. Lacrosse” in B.C. as this year’s winner of the Tom Gordon Plaque.

“The quartet of seniors Jack Bruckner, Danny Fowler, Ethan Powley and Thomas Zenker have been selected to lead the 2017 Duke men’s lacrosse team as captains head coach John Danowski recently announced.”

Ravens coach John Harbaugh will be spending most of his bye weekend watching his daughter's lacrosse team.

What’s Up, Philly?


World/National News.

Netflix is creepy: “Future of TV could be pills that make people hallucinate television shows, Netflix boss says.”

Your GIF for October 27, 2016: When someone wakes you up from a great nap.

That’s it for today!! I’ll see you out there!!