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Brown lacrosse head coach Keely McDonald '00 has announced the incoming class of 2018 slated to join the Bears for the 2015 season. The talented nine-member class includes siblings of current and former Brown players as well as a freshman from the nearby Moses Brown School in Providence.
Canada defeated Team USA to win the crown at the recent 2014 FIL World Lacrosse Championships in Denver. Here is how the 38 teams participating in the tournament stack up in terms of their computer ratings.
In the second overtime match-up in as many games at Selby Stadium, the Ohio Machine beat the Denver Outlaws 23-22 in the highest scoring game in club history.
The College of Mount Saint Vincent has announced the hiring of Michael Bryant to the position of head men's lacrosse coach. Bryant will be the third head coach in the program's history and comes to Riverdale after a four-year playing career at Cortland and a six-year coaching stint at South Side High School.
The Marquette University lacrosse program has announced the addition of former William & Mary defender Hannah Clarke as an assistant coach.
Cindy Wilson, head women's lacrosse coach at The University of Scranton, has announced the appointment of Whitney Boshart as assistant coach.
Navy women's lacrosse head coach Cindy Timchal has announced the program's 13-member incoming Class of 2018.
Amanda Trendell has joined the Manhattan College women's lacrosse staff as an assistant coach, it was announced today by head coach Elizabeth Weber. A 2014 Rutgers graduate, Trendell was a four-year letterwinner for the Scarlet Knights.
Arizona State University Men's Lacrosse announced that Joseph Thon of Rochester, NY, has been named as the team's new head coach.
Villanova men's lacrosse head coach Mike Corrado and his staff are set to welcome the addition of 10 student-athletes for the 2014-15 academic year.
Lindenwood lacrosse head coach Jack Cribbin announced today that four transfers will join the Lindenwood program for the 2014-15 season. Jenna Battaglini, Morgan Judd, Bailey Knapton, and Natalie Simpson are the newest Lindenwood Lions.
Former University of Massachusetts First-Team All-American Will Manny, who is currently the second-leading scorer for the Boston Cannons of the Major Lacrosse League, has been named assistant coach at Wagner College, it was announced today by Seahawk head coach Matt Poskay.
Bryant University Athletics and head women's lacrosse coach Jill Batcheller are pleased to announce the addition of Kelsey McGovern to the Bulldog coaching staff for the 2014-15 season.
A veteran coach with more than a quarter century of experience on collegiate sidelines, Dave Metzbower was named Monday as the offensive coordinator for the men's lacrosse program at the University of North Carolina.
The Denver Outlaws (8-3) scored six straight goals to close out their 13-10 comeback victory over the Florida Launch (4-7) Sunday afternoon at Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium.
Canada controlled the action for much of the game to defeat Team USA, 8-5, in the title game at the Federation of International Lacrosse championship in front of 11,861 fans. Photos of the match are courtesy of Mike Baldassare.
The Cannons looked destined for victory with a 15-13 lead with just over 20 seconds left in the fourth quarter before Mike Kimmel scored a 2 point goal with 17 seconds left to tie the game and send it to overtime. The Cannons had their chance in overtime but an errant pass went wide leading to the game winning goal for New York by JoJo Marasco.
Five goals from Kevin Crowley and a ball-control game plan that kept the dangerous United States team with the ball out of its stick for extended periods of the game led Canada to its third Federation of International Lacrosse world championship gold medal.
The United States will go for its second consecutive world championship and 10th overall when it meets archrival Canada on Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. (Mountain) at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
Delaware lacrosse head coach Kateri Linville announced Friday the hiring of Sarah Gallion and former Blue Hens standout Corrine Drost as assistant coaches.