GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD MORNING, College Crosse Nation!! Thanks for making us a part of your day! Here are your links for April 25, 2017!
What You Missed
We went down the ten circles of lacrosse for another week.
This week’s Aggregation has Syracuse as the unanimous number one team.
Highlights from Penn State’s big Big Ten win over Rutgers.
Lacrosse The Nation
The Patriot League released their major award winners and All-Patriot League honors.
Offensive Player of the Year – Pat Spencer, Loyola Maryland*
Defensive Player of the Year – Chris Fennell, Navy
Faceoff Specialist of the Year – Dan Grabher, Army West Point
Goalkeeper of the Year – Christian Carson-Banister, Boston University*
Rookie of the Year – Griffin Brown, Colgate
The William Lawson Coach of the Year – Ryan Polley, Boston University
* Denotes unanimous selection
Spencer is the only PL player to win Offensive Player of the Year in his freshman and sophomore year, and joins Army’s Tim Pearson, Bucknell’s Chris Cara, and Colgate’s Brandon Corp to win Offensive POTY honors in consecutive seasons.
This week’s national and conference players of the week:
Brown, Forsberg, Werner and Scott own the spotlight this week. pic.twitter.com/eMg9octTet— necmlax (@necmlax) April 24, 2017
Big part of Hampton’s program.
We take this time to honor our lone senior, Darrel "DJ" Kidd, who has been with the program since it's humble beginnings. pic.twitter.com/1kc2uAY6N2— Hampton Lacrosse (@Hampton_MLAX) April 24, 2017
#ICYMI: A great story about VMI goalie Michael Hutwelker.
UNC held their Rammy awards last night, and their lacrosse team took a ton of hardware home.
The winner for the MOST OUTSTANDING CHAMPIONSHIP PERFORMANCE is... pic.twitter.com/PT0wJtRdfi— UNC RAMMYS (@The_RAMMYS) April 25, 2017
There were other team and school-issued awards as well.
Cool profile on Stony Brook senior Ryan Bitzer.
Alumni came back for games this weekend:
On Saturday, The lot was lit.— Drexel Men's Lax (@DrexelMLax) April 24, 2017
Rain didn't stop our alums from having a awesome time at Vidas, as we threw down for our 75th Anniversary pic.twitter.com/tXObrakHxB
Some highlights from Saturday’s games.
from Cole Shafer's career-high 6 goals in our 14-9 win over Delaware on Saturday. Shafer was named CAA Co-Player of the Week pic.twitter.com/9kvK0H4nUQ— Drexel Men's Lax (@DrexelMLax) April 24, 2017
WHAT’S GOING OOOOOOOOOONNNNNNNNNN, BLEEDING GREEN NATION!!!!
On April 27th, join us as we make podcast history… pic.twitter.com/jsAEcINxWJ— BGN Radio (@BGN_Radio) April 24, 2017
Pretty much, they’ll be broadcasting LIVE from the NFL Draft. They’re the first and only podcast to ever cover the NFL Draft. You’ll be able to listen live here.
Sadly, I’ll be in Durham for the ACC Lacrosse Tournament, but if that didn’t exist, I would definitely be going to this. You should too! The Bleeding Green Nation dudes, including NLL source gawd John Barchard, are unbelievable with what they do. Heck, you should like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter, as well as their BGN Radio page on Facebook and Twitter!
Adam ‘Pacman’ Jones is in another run-in with the cops. (Ed. Note: Video contains language NSFW)
Video of the Day
Take a look at this thing!
Three games on tap for today. Two of them are the Patriot League Quarterfinals between Holy Cross and Navy, and Lehigh against Boston University.
Boarding the bus for Boston. Patriot League Quarterfinals at Boston University tomorrow night! pic.twitter.com/9EvdFgN3E2— Lehigh Lacrosse (@LehighLacrosse) April 24, 2017
The other is between Brown and Bryant. Speaking of that game.
Game vs. @BrownLacrosse Tuesday has been moved to Conaty Indoor Center on campus due to expected weather. Start time will still be 7:00PM.— Bryant Lacrosse (@Bryant_MLax) April 25, 2017
Due to capacity policies, no one will be admitted entrance unless a player on either team had added them to the ticket list. https://t.co/0w6LQWhJ2j— Bryant Lacrosse (@Bryant_MLax) April 25, 2017
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