U.S. National Team Weekend Roundup
US Lacrosse's Nathaniel Badder
oversees all aspects of — except for coaching and playing on
— the four U.S. national teams. And he monitors Team USA
players' in the college game as well. Here's a roundup of notable
weekend performances from U.S. national teamers.
Men's, Women's Tewaaraton Nominees
The Tewaaraton Foundation names its nominees, and Team USA was
well-represented with 15 of 25 women’s nominees being current
or former U.S. Women’s National Team or Under-19 Team
McMunn Helps Princeton Upset Penn
2011 U.S. Women’s Under-19 attacker Erin McMunn scored three
goals and handed out three assists to lead Princeton past Penn
State – and former Team USA teammate Tatum Coffey, who
tallied two goals in the loss.
Treanor Helps Fill Tumolo Void for
With women’s team member Michelle Tumolo sidelined with a ACL
injury, 2011 U.S. Women’s Under-19 star Kayla Treanor notched
six goals and one assist as Syracuse topped Georgetown 13-7.
Schwarzmann Leads Maryland to Another ACC
2013 U.S. Women’s Team and Maryland midfielder Katie
Schwarzmann dished out four assists en route to being named ACC
Championship MVP as she lead the Terps past North Carolina to
capture their fifth straight ACC crown.
Hopkins Edges Ohio State
Hopkins edged Ohio State, led by Taylor D’Amore (2g, 2a; 2012
U.S. Women’s Team), Jen Cook (1g; 2011 U.S. Women’s
Under-19 Team), and Dene DiMartino (2g; 2011 U.S. Women’s
Under-19 Training Team).
Buczek Chips in During Cornell's Big
Men’s U19 midfielder Connor Buczek tallies four goals,
helping Cornell to beat Princeton 17-11 in the Big City
U19 Teammates Square Off in ACC Title
Men’s U19 teammates Ryan Tucker (1g) and Steve Pontrello
(2g) squared off in the ACC Championship, with Pontrello’s
Tar Heels topping Tucker’s Cavaliers 16-13.
Cassese, Lehigh Earn NCAA Berth
Men’s Team Assistant Coach — and three-time Team USA
star — Kevin Cassese guided Lehigh to the Patriot League
title and an NCAA berth.
Dixon, Rabil Put Up Numbers in MLL
2010 U.S. Men’s Team midfielder Kyle Dixon notched 7 points,
including three two-pointers, leading the Bayhawks past the
Rattlers in the first week of the MLL season. His Team USA
teammate, Paul Rabil, scored four goals, but the Boston Cannons
fell to the New York Lizards 14-11.
Nathaniel oversees all aspects of – except for coaching and
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