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Senior Tre Leclaire (6G, 2A), junior Jackson Reid (4G, 3A) and sophomore Jack Myers (4G, 5A) led a balanced offensive attack that saw nine different players score goals. Sophomore Griffin Hughes chipped in with the first hat trick of his career and freshman Grant Mitchell added five points in his collegiate debut.
The Buckeyes broke the game open in the second quarter, netting 11 goals to build a 15-3 halftime lead. The 23 goals are the most ever by an Ohio State team in its season opener.
March is the new offensive coordinator for SU, replacing long-time assistant and program institution Kevin Donahue. March comes to the Orange after working in a similar post at Princeton, where he helped engineer offenses that ranked in the top-10 nationally in scoring each of the last-three seasons.
Spiders lacrosse takes great shot to start season: No. 4 Maryland Saturday at Robins Stadium. Richmond, coming off back-to-back SoCon titles, is preseason favorite in league. https://t.co/uBoKezvWDN via @RTDSports— John O'Connor (@RTDjohnoconnor) February 4, 2020
Although lacrosse is considered a spring sport, colleges don’t wait for the warm weather; the season starts in the dead of winter. This weekend, among the openers, Johns Hopkins plays host to Towson.
National Lacrosse Hall-of-Famer and two-time captain of the US National Team Casey Powell has been named a volunteer assistant coach for Northwestern Lacrosse, Combe Family Head Lacrosse Coach Kelly Amonte Hiller announced Tuesday morning.
”Casey is one of the greatest players to ever play the game”, said Amonte Hiller. ”He has achieved success such a high level of success because of his passion, work ethic and love for the game. We could not be more excited to have Casey bring that passion and energy to our program.”
The Premier Lacrosse League is bringing its twist on professional lacrosse to North Texas during Fourth of July weekend. The league announced Tuesday that it will play three games at the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco on July 4-5.
HPU said it will create an endowment to maintain the Witcher Athletic Center, home of its men’s and women’s lacrosse (and soccer).
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The Philadelphia Phillies announced on Tuesday that the team will retire the number 34 in honor of the late Roy Halladay. The ceremony will take place on May 29, the 10th anniversary of “Doc” Halladay’s perfect game.
Tim Tebow and his wife, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, celebrated a special “Night to Shine” Monday in Albania ahead of the worldwide celebration Friday.
So grateful to be a part of Rome’s first-ever Night to Shine! A city’s history that means to much to this world and to Christianity, humbled to see the love being poured out on tonight’s Kings & Queens for what I pray continues to be an unstoppable movement of God’s love! pic.twitter.com/rCFYB6Ppgd— Tim Tebow (@TimTebow) February 5, 2020
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