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College Crosse Prospectus - March 18, 2020: Overtime with Anish Shroff & Paul Carcaterra, And New Buckeye Lacrosse Podcast

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GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD MORNING, College Crosse Nation! Thanks for making us a part of your day! Here’s everything you need to know for March 18, 2020.

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Anish Shroff joined Paul Carcaterra on Overtime to discuss the lost season and reasons why we should be hopeful for the future.

New Buckeye Lacrosse Podcast with OSU’s Nick Myers: Thank you seniors.

Coach Myers and Dominique Alexander discuss the events of last week, which included the Big Ten’s announcement that all remaining winter and spring sports competitions would be cancelled in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The pair touch on a number of related topics, including the leadership shown by Ohio State’s administration. Prior to that news, the Buckeyes picked up a 13-11 win over Notre Dame at home last Tuesday. Coach Myers details that win along with his thoughts about this year’s 10-person senior class.

Rest in peace: Former Moeller, Robert Morris lacrosse player Jack Toomb passed away on Monday night.

It is with deep sadness that we let you know that one of our grads, Jack Toomb ’15, passed away suddenly Monday night, as a result of what appears as natural causes. Jack was one of the captains of Trinity House and played lacrosse. After Moeller, he attended Robert Morris, where he also played lacrosse. Most recently Jack has been active at Moeller as an assistant lacrosse coach.

From the Centre Daily Times: Practices? Eligibility? Penn State’s baseball, lacrosse coaches discuss impact of the coronavirus.

Penn State men’s lacrosse coach Jeff Tambroni and Nittany Lions baseball coach Rob Cooper joined the media via conference call Tuesday afternoon to discuss the challenges, hopes and realities of working through a global pandemic. Especially after the Big Ten canceled their respective seasons. Here’s what they said ...

The grind never stops.

Here’s a nice segment from WETM: Loyola’s Aidan Olmstead reflects on NCAA lacrosse cancellation.

Aidan Olmstead continues to shine, but that shine will have to wait another season. Olmstead, a junior attacker on the Loyola (Md.) men’s lacrosse team, leads the Greyhounds in points this year with 22 (11 goals, 11 assists). The 14th ranked team in the country, unfortunately, received the same fate as all NCAA programs with the coronavirus outbreak.

From US Lacrosse Magazine: Chasing history, embracing family.

Emily Hawryschuk remembers sitting in the crowd at Villanova, then at Towson, then in Chester, Pa., year after year in the mid-2010s, as the seconds ticked off and another Syracuse women’s lacrosse team fell just short.

TCNJ women’s lacrosse team reflects on abrupt end to the season.

It has been about a week since the abrupt end of the college sports season due to the coronavirus pandemic. Three seniors on the College Of New Jersey women’s lacrosse team say that they never expected things to end this way.

From Onward State: Penn State lacrosse disappointed with early finish, but optimistic for future.

The sports world has been crippled by the coronavirus pandemic over the past few weeks. Major sports leagues have shut down, summer soccer tournaments have been postponed to 2021, and the NCAA has closed up shop for the remainder of the semester.

What’s Up, New PhilaJersey?

Cops post note of thanks to bystanders who helped save bicyclist pinned under SUV.

After an SUV struck a bicyclist in Neptune last week, more than a dozen bystanders helped police lift the vehicle enough so he could be freed

World/National News

Tom Brady signs with Tampa Bay.

So why, oh why, did Brady choose to play for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers? That’s what happened. Can you believe it? The Bucs’ four-decade search for a franchise quarterback has led them to Brady, the greatest of all time. Brady chose to play for Bruce Arians over Belichick and pass to Mike Evans and Chris Godwin over Julian Edelman. And, yes, he chose the Glazer family over Kraft.

Your GIF/Video for March 18, 2020

Blessed: Family in Ireland stages St. Patrick’s Day parade in backyard amid coronavirus outbreak.

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