Yale took home their first ever NCAA lacrosse championship thanks to a Tewaaraton winner and plenty of other talented stars.
The Blue Devils didn’t win the national championship, but they did return to the title game for the first time in four years.
2018 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Year in Review
For the fifth straight year, the Terps reached Championship Weekend in what has become a tradition for the program.
Albany reached Championship Weekend for the first time in program history.
After nearly beating Maryland at home in the regular season finale, the Blue Jays took care of the Terps to win the Big Ten championship.
Another year, another Patriot League crown for the Greyhounds.
The Pios continued their dominance out west for another season, but were stopped by Albany in the quarterfinals.
Under an interim head coach, the Big Red upset Yale to win the Ivy League championship and advanced to the NCAA Quarterfinals.
Despite an ACC championship and getting hot at the right time, the Irish were bounced out of the first round by Denver.
For the first time in three years, the Cavaliers reached the NCAA Tournament, with bigger things to come.
After a whirlwind fall, the young Orange managed to go undefeated in ACC regular season play and host an NCAA Tournament game.
Georgetown made a surprise run to win the Big East late in the season.
A 1-4 start turned into an 11-game winning streak for the Minutemen.
The Colonials made it to their first NCAA Tournament in program history and almost made more history against top-seeded Maryland.
The Spiders found a way to win their second conference championship with a successful 2018 season.
Despite plenty of injuries, the Wildcats were able to sneak into the NCAA Tournament.
The Catamounts had their most successful season in program history in 2018.
The Bison were one of the surprise teams in the country, but an early exit in the Patriot League Tournament kept them out of the NCAA Tournament.
With a senior-heavy team, the Hawks were back as the top team in the NEC. But they still couldn’t win the conference championship.
Lehigh returned to the national scene with a run at the Patriot League championship. Is 2019 their year to win the conference?
Despite early potential, the Scarlet Knights failed to make the NCAA Tournament once again.
After a slow start, the Mids had a second half surge that was stopped short in the Patriot League semifinals.
The Bobcats went undefeated in the MAAC but fell in overtime to Monmouth in the conference semifinals.
Despite a record-setting 2018, the Titans were so close to winning the MAAC championship.
After reaching the national championship game, Ohio State could not return to the NCAA Tournament in 2018.
The Wolverines’ record was 8-6 for a second straight season, but the team definitely improved some more under head coach Kevin Conry.
Princeton enters 2019 with the nation’s longest winning streak at five games.
After a big 2017, the Nittany Lions regressed in 2018 without one of their top offensive stars.
Despite a worse record than in 2017, BU still made it to the Patriot League semifinals thanks to one of the top freshmen in the country.
In Jacksonville’s first winning season since 2013, the Dolphins fell one goal short of winning their first ever conference championship.