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The Wagner Seahawks are the 73rd team in our 2020 men’s college lacrosse schedule preview series and the tenth and final team from the NEC. Wagner finished 2-12 overall in 2019 and 0-6 in NEC play. The Seahawks failed to qualify for the NEC Tournament.
That topic is discussed on Episode 61 of the Syracuse Sports Podcast along with a conversation with Syracuse lacrosse head coach John Desko. The 2020 men’s lacrosse season could turn into one of high expectations as Desko has one of his most talented and deep rosters in years, including a new player willing to take on the legendary No. 22.
A redshirt-senior defenseman for the Jacksonville University men’s lacrosse team, Andrew has conquered his fair share of adversity throughout his athletic career. A standout student-athlete and team captain in football, wrestling, and lacrosse at high school powerhouse The Landon School in Bethesda, Maryland, Mitchell had suddenly found himself sidelined with a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). At the beginning of his senior year. During the first football game of the season.
FEATURE | After suffering from a torn ACL that sidelined him from football, wrestling, and lacrosse his senior year at @LandonSports, senior captain Andrew Mitchell reflects on his journey from Landon to West Point and finally, to Jax.— Jacksonville Men's Lacrosse (@JAX_MLAX) January 9, 2020
When some of the best players in the world converged on San Antonio for Spring Premiere, fans knew they’d be treated to more than a few awe-inducing plays. The U.S. Senior and U19 teams showed out in wins over Japan and Team Premier, in addition to a Blue-White exhibition. Check out the top plays from the weekend.
The boys are back in town!!
It feels SO GOOD to be back. pic.twitter.com/QihluMAVZc— Syracuse Lacrosse (@CuseMLAX) January 9, 2020
"Not every day is going to be perfect, but you can rely back on each other and you can take those experiences into the next chapters of your lives." ️ Roman Puglise— Maryland Lacrosse (@TerpsMLax) January 9, 2020
The hardshell brotherhood goes beyond the lacrosse field #MarylandMeansMore x #BeTheBest pic.twitter.com/Y6NntbDfUR
WILDCATS BOAST EXPERIENCE, LACK DEPTH
The Villanova coaching staff didn’t have to do as much teaching as usual on the field this fall. The reason is simple. “On both sides of the ball, this could be the most experience we’ve had coming back,” head coach Mike Corrado said.
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The Christmas spirit carried on in New Jersey well after the holidays. More than 2,000 Christmas trees were donated to a state park to help restore sand dunes there — a much larger haul than the 200 trees that were called for.
Some astronomers believe that Jupiter, instead of protecting Earth from dangerous comets and asteroids, is actively flinging objects into the inner solar system. New research now demonstrates this complex process in action.
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