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College Crosse Prospectus - March 3, 2020: High Point Defeats St. Bonaventure & New Crossecast

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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 3, 2020.

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High point takes down St. Bonaventure 13-8. You can find the box score here and High Point’s recap here.

The High Point University men’s lacrosse team (2-5) was victorious over St. Bonaventure 13-8 on Monday night (March 2.). Taylor Acra scored a career-high three goals and added an assist in the High Point win. Acra now has four goals on the season. Asher Nolting finished with a game-high five points in the winning effort.

”I am proud of the guys for the win,” head coach Jon Torpey said. “I want to recognize Randy Mearns what that guy has done, building that program while his wife is battling cancer. I found out today before the game that she is cancer-free, it is terrific news he is one of the best guys in the sport, one of the best people in the sport.

Check out our latest Crossecast with Ryan & Jake going over all the action from this past weekend.

Thanks for bearing with us in between episodes of COLLEGE CROSSECAST as we had some obligations to take care of last week. We still did a livestream episode on Friday night that’s still up for you to check out, by the way. But now it’s time to give you back the real deal and a brand new episode of the podcast as the NCAA Men’s Lacrosse calendar turns itself over to March.

I’m joined by Jake as we look back on a very fun weekend of college lacrosse. We give you our analysis of the big games of the weekend and start to set the stage of who’s looking like the contenders this season after a month of play.

Talking Orange: The Daily Orange lacrosse beat writers talk rankings, predictions & more.

On this week’s edition of The D.O. Sportscast, the men’s lacrosse beat writers discuss the latest Inside Lacrosse rankings that have the Orange at No. 1. Later in the show, the women’s lacrosse beat writers talk about Syracuse’s win over the defending champion Maryland and SU’s upcoming six-game road stretch.

UNC keeps the good times rolling after beating Denver 15-13 over the weekend.

The No. 4 North Carolina men’s lacrosse team (5-0) took its offensive arsenal out west on Sunday and extended its undefeated start to the 2020 season with a 15-13 road victory over No. 11 Denver (3-2).

What happened?

The altitude did little to slow UNC early on, as the Tar Heels’ balanced offensive attack quickly jumped out to a 5-0 lead. Denver wasn’t able to run a settled offensive set until the second quarter and wasn’t able to put points on the board until it was given the opportunity to rest the defense and play a slower game.

Ballers from across the country have shaved their heads to raise money & awareness for children's cancer. #Lax4Life

Oh boy: Perkiomen Valley School District investigating hazing allegations involving high school boys lacrosse team.

The Perkiomen Valley School District is looking into hazing accusations involving the high school’s boys lacrosse team. The alleged incident happened during an overnight team-building trip to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in upstate New York.

College Crosse Fall Ball Matrices

Check out our still in progress 2020 men’s lacrosse preseason matrix as well as our still in progress 2020 women’s lacrosse preseason matrix.


What’s Up, New PhilaJersey?

COME HOME, NICK: Nick Foles could be on the move again, but a return to Philly is highly unlikely.

It appears that former Philadelphia Eagles’ quarterback Nick Foles could find himself on a new team for the 2020 season. According to a report from ESPN NFL reporters Jeremy Fowler and Dan Graziano, the Jacksonville Jaguars are open to moving the former Super Bowl MVP.

World/National News

#TeamSamsung: Apple to pay up to $500 million to settle U.S. lawsuit over slow iPhones.

Apple Inc has agreed to pay up to $500 million to settle litigation accusing it of quietly slowing down older iPhones as it launched new models, to induce owners to buy replacement phones or batteries.

Your GIF/Video for March 3, 2020

RIP to James Lipton.

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