June 30, 2016
Mundorf's Six Goals Lead Bayhawks Past Machine
Brendan Mundorf scored on each of his first six shots, helping the Bayhawks jump out of a six-goal, third-quarter lead and pull away for the 16-13 win.

June 30, 2016
Your Edge: A Big-Little Situation
Duke’s Case Matheis and Brad Smith run a two-man game against defenseman Tripp Telesco and Lehigh.

June 30, 2016
Season Rewind: Ehle Named Northeast Region Player of Year
Emily Ehle came up big for her Christian Brothers (N.Y.) team this season, scoring 46 goals and adding 35 assists en route to an undefeated season and a Class A state title.

June 30, 2016
Rutgers Faceoff Duo Shining in MLL
Florida Launch faceoff man Chris Mattes and Boston Cannons faceoff man Joe Nardella are brining prominence to a Rutgers program capable of producing MLL talent.

June 30, 2016
Season Rewind: Irelan Is Northeast Boys Region Player of Year
TD Irelan of Victor (N.Y.) is the Northeast Region Player of the Year. Irelan won 80 percent of his faceoffs after new faceoff rules were implemented. He also scored 18 goals and scooped up 226 ground balls en route to an undefeated season and a Class A state title.

June 29, 2016
LM Vault: Finnish Strong (September 2012)
Four years ago in Finland, the U.S. under-19 men’s national team rallied in the face of adversity. They lost two preliminary round games and then fueled a turnaround, beating the Iroquois in the semifinals and the Canadians for gold.

June 29, 2016
UNC Defensive Coordinator Feifs Named Vermont Head Coach
Vermont announced Tuesday that former North Carolina defensive coordinator Chris Feifs has accepted the head coaching position, replacing former coach Ryan Curtis.

June 29, 2016
Season Rewind: Szynal is Mid-Atlantic Region Player of Year
Sara Szynal finished her Summit (N.J.) lacrosse career as one of the best players in program history as its all-time leading scorer with 293 career goals en route to its first overall Tournament of Champions title since 1999.

June 29, 2016
Season Rewind: Trippi Is Mid-Atlantic Region Player of Year
Alex Trippi finished the year as the leading scorer with 104 points on 56 goals and 48 assists to lead the Bulldogs to the IAC title and top finish in the Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Mid-Atlantic Top 10.

June 29, 2016
MLL Trade Deadline Reaction: Championship or Bust for Ohio
It's championship or bust in Ohio after acquiring John Grant Jr., the headline deal of the MLL trade deadline, and it's time for some soul-searching in Denver, writes Joe Keegan.

June 28, 2016
Outlaws Ship Former MVP Grant to Machine at MLL Trade Deadline
On Major League Lacrosse trade deadline day, John Grant Jr., a two-time league MVP and MLL’s current all-time leading goal-scorer, was traded from the Denver Outlaws to Ohio in exchange for goalie Adam Fullerton and a 2017 second-round collegiate draft pick.

June 28, 2016
Why Diversity Matters And How You Can Help
Despite the proven benefits, diversity continues to be one of the most elusive challenges in lacrosse. Here are few ways to help and how US Lacrosse is tackling the issue.

June 28, 2016
Season Rewind: West Girls' POY Neff Leads Novato's Perfect Year
The Novato High School girls’ lacrosse team had a lot of pieces come together for its first perfect season, but coach Rory Daly called Jensen Neff “the gel” that made it all happen.

June 28, 2016
Barnes Tabbed First ECU Women's Lacrosse Head Coach
Amanda Barnes, former Duke assistant, has been named the first head coach of the East Carolina women's lacrosse program, announced by athletics director Jeff Compher on Monday.

June 28, 2016
Your Edge: Alyssa Murray's Free-Position Footwork
U.S. women’s national team attacker Alyssa Murray approaches free-position shots like NBA players look at foul shots. It’s calculated. It’s memorized. It’s designed for muscle memory to take over.

June 28, 2016
Season Rewind: Tabor is West Region Boys' Player of Year
Joe Tabor said he knew he would have to step up his game another notch this season while an inexperienced defense found its way in front of him. The Monte Vista-Danville (Calif.) senior goalie went above and beyond expectations.

June 27, 2016
Season Rewind: McBride Named South Region Player of the Year
Erin McBride committed to Notre Dame before her sophomore season as a defensive midfielder, but now graduates as her program's most decorated player, leading Walton High School (Ga.) to their first state title.

June 27, 2016
Season Rewind: Crowley Named South Region Player of the Year
Kevin Crowley's midseason move from midfield to attack proved to be advantageous as St. Thomas Aquinas (Fla.) won its first state title in program history a year after suffering its lone loss of the 2015 season in the state final.

June 27, 2016
Q&A with Coach Ricky Fried: Team USA's Foreign Tour
Today, the U.S. women's national team departs for a week-long tour in England, featuring five games. LM's Megan Schneider catches up with coach Ricky Fried.

June 27, 2016
Inside the July/August Edition of Lacrosse Magazine
North Carolina's Zach Powers (77), Brian Balkam, Devin Markison and Molly Hendrick (23) grace the cover after the men's and women's lacrosse teams sweep NCAA titles. Scope out the latest issue of Lacrosse Magazine.

June 27, 2016
Football Mentality in a Lacrosse World: Team USA's Jared Bernhardt
With Team USA in a two-year slump, Jared Bernhardt and the U.S. U19 team look to regain gold for red, white and blue July 7-16 in Coquitlam, British Columbia.

June 26, 2016
Give and Go: Loyola Men's Coach Charley Toomey
We put the Loyola coach and lifelong Marylander on the hot seat for our Give and Go interview. What did the onetime Greyhound goalkeeper have to say to our questions?

June 26, 2016
MLL Roundup: Rattlers, Hounds Run to Saturday Wins
Rochester and Charlotte took big wins on Saturday in MLL action, riding big runs late to victory over Ohio and Atlanta.

June 25, 2016
Long Island, Boston Take Saturday UWLX Victories
The Sound improved to a perfect 5-0 with a win over Baltimore and Boston snapped a two-game losing streak by downing Philadelphia in UWLX action in Pennsylvania.

June 24, 2016
Sound Stays Unbeaten, Ride Holds on in UWLX Action
The Long Island Sound got by the Phildelphia Force to move to 4-0, while the Baltimore Sound beat the Boston Storm 15-14 in a nailbiter Friday at Lehigh.

June 24, 2016
Kelly's 17 saves Help Outlaws Beat Lizards
Wes Berg's four goals and Jack Kelly's 17 saves were enough to hold off a New York Lizards rally and give the host Denver Outlaws the 20-16 victory,

June 24, 2016
Your Edge: Hands Free Driver
Yale super sophomore Ben Reeves keeps his stick protected and head up all over the field.

June 24, 2016
Bellistri Making His Mark Despite Going Undrafted
Former Brown attackman Kylor Bellistri wasn't one of the 21 attackmen picked in the MLL Collegiate Draft, but he's worked his way onto the Boston Cannons roster. And he's contributing right away.

June 24, 2016
Photo Gallery: Shootout for Soldiers Baltimore
Shootout for Soldiers, the 24-hour lacrosse game for military charities, raised $112,950 at this year's event at St Paul's School in Baltimore, moving SFS past the $1 million in funds raised since it started five years ago.

June 23, 2016
Tryout Candidates Named for U.S. Women' s Team
US Lacrosse has named 105 players that have been selected to try out for the 2017 U.S. Women’s National Team. Tryouts will be held from Aug. 5-7 at the national team training center at US Lacrosse headquarters in Sparks, Md.

June 23, 2016
UWLX Runs Clinic, Donates Equipment to Grow Game
UWLX CEO Digit Murphy envisions the UWLX as a platform for its athletes to lead young girls as roles models, but also as an avenue for hope for those in nontraditional areas to start playing lacrosse.

June 23, 2016
Galloway, Powell Give Jacksonville Instant Credibility
The SoCon has become a breeding ground for lacrosse giant killers. With John Galloway at the helm and Casey Powell in tow — and an attractive school profile — there's big-time buzz factor at Jacksonville.

June 23, 2016
Colorblind Dolphins: Jacksonville's Inclusive Approach
At Jacksonville, new head coach John Galloway and offensive coordinator Casey Powell are inheriting one of the most diverse rosters in Division I lacrosse — but the Dolphins' diversity is deeper than skin color.

June 22, 2016
Tiffany Consulted Starsia, Says UVA Too Good to Ignore
Say this for Virginia's lacrosse program: Luring an erudite Brown alum away from his alma mater sure worked out the last time, and there was logic in returning to the same well nearly a quarter-century later.

June 22, 2016
MLL Top 10 Plays of the Week: Week 9
A pair of OT winners finish in the top two slots, with some goalie wizardry at the top of the order. Video courtesy of Major League Lacrosse.

June 22, 2016
Team USA Confidential: Polling the U.S. U19 Men
Lacrosse Magazine polled the U.S. under-19 men's national team on a variety of topics. Here are some of the best things we learned.

June 22, 2016
Prior Lake's Collins Named Epoch/LM HSB Player of Week
Carter Collins, a junior attackman for the Prior Lake (Minn.) boys' lacrosse team, is the Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine National Player of the Week after fueling the Lakers unlikely run to their first state championship.

June 22, 2016
Eden Prairie's Morton Named Epoch/LM HSG Player of Week
Sammie Morton, a junior attacker for the Eden Prairie (Minn.) girls' lacrosse team, is the Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week after scoring nine goals during the Eagles' run to the state title.

June 21, 2016
From the Editor: Digging Deep for Diversity
If it seems like LM's coverage celebrating lacrosse people from non-traditional backgrounds is disproportionate, it's intentional, writes editor-in-chief Matt DaSilva.

June 21, 2016
Virginia Names Lars Tiffany New Head Coach
Twenty-four years ago, Virginia hired an up-and-coming lacrosse coach from Brown to replace a Hall of Famer. Nearly a quarter of a century later, the Cavaliers have tapped the same pipeline.

June 21, 2016
Keegan: Jones-for-Mackrides Swap a Win-Win
Not all MLL trades have losers. In the case of Myles Jones for Matt Mackrides, both the Blaze and Bayhawks got the jolts they needed, writes Joe Keegan.

June 21, 2016
Oregon's Dowd: 'Let the Players Decide the Game'
What is Katrina Dowd's plan for Oregon women's lacrosse? LM's Megan Schneider caught up with Ducks' new head coach for a Q&A.

June 21, 2016
Photo Gallery: MLL Week 9 in Images
Thrillers in New York and Atlanta, a washout in Florida and a jersey retired to the rafters in Denver — these are our favorite photos of Week 9, courtesy of Pretty Instant.

June 20, 2016
UMBC Names Ryan Moran Head Men's Lacrosse Coach
UMBC Director of Athletics Tim Hall announced Monday the hiring of former Loyola assistant Ryan Moran as the Retrievers' new head men's lacrosse coach.

June 20, 2016
Something to Prove: Team USA's Alex Roesner
With Team USA in a two-year slump, Alex Roesner and the U.S. U19 team look to regain gold for red, white and blue July 7-16 in Coquitlam, British Columbia.

June 20, 2016
Faceoffs a True Calling for Maryland's Henningsen
Austin Henningsen must be grateful for his grandparents — or at least where they lived. Faceoff zen master Matt Schomburg was next door.

June 18, 2016
Long Island Alone Atop UWLX After Downing Boston
Long Island won the battle of unbeatens, taking down Boston 12-9 to grab sole possession of first place in the UWLX, while Baltimore downed Philadelphia for its first victory.

June 16, 2016
MLL Players Donate Brains to Concussion Research
A group of 13 players, including Kevin Crowley and Tyler Firoito, pledged to donate their brains to the Concussion Legacy Foundation for research on concussions in the sport of the lacrosse.

June 16, 2016
Cummings, Treanor Renew Friendly Rivalry in UWLX
The friendly rivals last met only two weeks earlier when Taylor Cummings' Maryland team beat Kayla Treanor's Syracuse squad in the NCAA tournament semifinals. Now, they are writing a new chapter in their careers with the UWLX.

June 15, 2016
Oregon Hires Katrina Dowd as New Head Coach
With Pac-12 and NCAA championship aspirations, the Ducks made a big splash Wednesday, hiring North Carolina assistant Katrina Dowd as its new women's lacrosse coach.

June 15, 2016
Toronto Rock's Josh Sanderson Retires from NLL
Josh Sanderson, one of the most prolific scorers in National Lacrosse League history, is retiring after 19 seasons.

June 15, 2016
Princeton Lifts Interim Tag, Makes Madalon Head Coach
Matt Madalon showed enough during his five-game trial as interim head coach to earn the full-time position moving forward, Princeton officials said Wednesday in formally making him the 11th head coach in Tigers history.

June 15, 2016
US Lacrosse Launches National Wall Ball Challenge
US Lacrosse has launched a national Wall Ball Challenge that will help players improve their stick skills while generating support for its First Stick Program.

June 15, 2016
Harlem to Durham: Two Teams Find Common Ground
The Promise Academy Titans and Raleigh Mavericks came from vastly different backgrounds to share their love of lacrosse during a late-April play day at Duke — yet another example of the sport's emerging potential.

June 15, 2016
MLL Top 10 Plays of the Week: Week 8
What were the best and biggest moments of the week? Courtesy of Major League Lacrosse, these were the top 10 plays.

June 14, 2016
Blaze Trade No. 1 Pick Myles Jones to Bayhawks
The Atlanta Blaze traded midfielder Myles Jones, the No. 1 overall pick in January's MLL draft, to the Chesapeake Bayhawks for veteran midfielder Matt Mackrides, the teams announced Tuesday.

June 14, 2016
MLL Announces All-Star Roster, Seven Picks for Ohio
Major League Lacrosse announced Tuesday the 40 players that will participate in the 2016 MLL All-Star Game July 9 at Cal State Fullerton.

June 13, 2016
Rules Committee Recommends Three Seconds to be Major Foul
Due to unintended consequences, the NCAA Women’s Lacrosse Rules Committee, chaired by Virginia coach Julie Myers, recommended three-second violations return to being major fouls for 2017. Plus, it recommends a free position experimental rule.

June 13, 2016
Photo Gallery: MLL Week 8 in Images
The New York Lizards and Ohio Machine fortified first and second place, respectively, while the Florida Launch finally got on the board with a win. Photos courtesy of MLL via Pretty Instant.

June 13, 2016
What's Next for Hampton? HBCU Eyes Relevance
The Pirates' struggle is real after season one, but they hope to build a legacy as the first HBCU to field a Division I men's lacrosse team in a generation.

June 11, 2016
MLL Roundup: First-Place Lizards Outlast Blaze in OT
Dave Lawson scored four goals, including the game-winner in overtime, as New York defeated Atlanta 17-16 in a shootout Saturday.

June 11, 2016
Marquette Working on Contract Extension with Amplo
The Marquette men's lacrosse program heads to Italy on a 10-day trip on Monday and coach Joe Amplo will be with them as the school and he are working on a contract extension.

June 11, 2016
Photo Gallery: UWLX Week 2 at UMass' Garber Field
The second weekend of the inaugural UWLX season is in the books, with Boston prevailing in a 17-16 shootout with Baltimore and Long Island racing to a 14-8 win over Philadelphia. Photos by John and Matt Risley

June 11, 2016
Leonard Leads Sounds Past Force in UWLX
Alyssa Leonard had three goals and three assists to lead the Long Island Sound to a 14-8 win over the Philadelphia Force (0-2) in United Women's Lacrosse League action Saturday at UMass' Garber Field.

June 11, 2016
Treanor, Boston Prevail Over Baltimore in UWLX Shootout
Kayla Treanor had five goals, including the game-winner in the final minute, as Boston took a thrilling 17-16 win over Baltimore in UWLX action at UMass.

June 10, 2016
Zietz Rides Wave of Success with "Shark Tank" Exposure
After appearing on "Shark Tank" on May 13, 15-year-old entrepreneur Rachel Zietz's company Gladiator Lacrosse has witnessed exponential growth. While they didn't make a deal, the Sharks think her future is bright.

June 10, 2016
Yale's Shay Signs Extension, Says He's Staying with Bulldogs
Yale coach Andy Shay, regarded as one of the top coaches in the country, said Friday he's signed an extension to remain as Bulldogs coach and he is there to stay.

June 10, 2016
Jacksonville Names Galloway Head Coach, Powell Assistant
Jacksonville hired Providence assistant coach John Galloway as its new head coach, and fellow Syracuse alum Casey Powell has joined the staff as offensive coordinator.

June 10, 2016
Six College Graduates Join UWLX Rosters After Final Four
Following the NCAA final four on Memorial Day weekend, six seniors joined UWLX rosters, including three-time Tewaaraton winner Taylor Cummings.

June 10, 2016
Rodgers, Holman Key Machine Rout of Charlotte
Scott Rodgers made 19 saves and Marcus Holman had five goals and an assist as Ohio improved to 6-2 on the season with a 16-9 win in North Carolina

June 9, 2016
Lacrosse Magazine Year-End All-Americans (D-I Men)
Like the midseason version of this exercise, Lacrosse Magazine’s year-end NCAA Division I men’s All-American list features a lot of Brown. Four Bears, including Tewaaraton Award winner Dylan Molloy, are represented here, including three at specialty positions: goalie, faceoff and long-stick midfield.

June 9, 2016
New Perspective Gives Miller Renewed MLL Life
Jovan Miller has been around the lacrosse block, and to England and back. A new perspective on the joy of the game has helped him flourish in a pro return with the Florida Launch.

June 9, 2016
HS Notebook: Pingry Stuns Bridgewater in NJ TOC
Unranked Pingry stunned No. 15 Bridgewater in the New Jersey Tournament of Champions semis - handing the Panthers their first loss in two seasons.

June 9, 2016
Early 2017 Rankings: Nos. 10-6 (MD1)
Loyola, Syracuse, Yale, Duke and Albany are up in today's way early look at 2017, which enters the Top 10.

June 8, 2016
Corrigan Staying as Notre Dame Head Coach
Notre Dame coach Kevin Corrigan said in an email to alumni on Wednesday that he is staying at Notre Dame, ending speculation about him taking the Virginia head coaching job.

June 8, 2016
Straight Up: 2016 in Review
In this season's new LaxMagazine.com series, Brian Schneider and Sheehan Stanwick Burch take a look back on the best and the worst of the 2016 season.

June 8, 2016
LM's Division I Women All Americans, Players of the Year
North Carolina, the 2016 Division I champion, leads Lacrosse Magazine's All-American Team with three selections, while coach Jenny Levy is named LM's Coach of the Year.

June 8, 2016
Early 2017 Rankings: Men's Division I Nos. 11-15
Marquette, Rutgers, Virginia, Navy and Brown come in next in Patrick Stevens' early rankings for the 2017 season.

June 7, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Victor (N.Y.) and Bullis (N.Y.) both scored big postseason wins, with Bullis finishing off its IAC season with a win over St. Stephen's & St. Agnes. Ward Melville (N.Y.) rides an eight-game win streak into this week's rankings.

June 7, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
West Islip was the big mover in the top 25, going from unranked to No. 11 after advancing to the Class A semifinals. The top 7 remained the same, with most teams nearing the end of their seasons.

June 7, 2016
Early 2017 Rankings: Men's Division I Nos. 16-20
Army, Penn State, Villanova, Penn and Towson come in next in Patrick Stevens' early rankings for the 2017 season.

June 7, 2016
UNC's Markison Makes Her Mark in NCAA Final
The biggest moment in North Carolina's 13-7 dethroning of Maryland in the NCAA championship game? You probably missed it. Devin Markison's family and teammates certainly did not.

June 7, 2016
Why This Rush Championship Was Extra Satisfying
The people of the prairie province embraced the Saskatchewan Rush as their own. In turn, the Rush rewarded them with another NLL title secured in a most thrilling fashion.

June 6, 2016
Early Look: DIII Men's Top 20
Salisbury won the national championship and brings back most of the roster. Who can beat the Sea Gulls in 2017?

June 6, 2016
Early Look: DI Women Top 20 for 2017
Can Maryland bounce back from graduating three-time Tewaaraton winner Taylor Cummings? How will Syracuse recover from losing eight starters? Should 2017 be the year of the Seawolves?

June 6, 2016
Early Look: DI No. 25-21 For 2017
As we close the books on 2016, Patrick Stevens takes a look forward - at what teams will have in the cupboard for next spring. We start with his way-early No. 25-21 teams.

June 6, 2016
Looking Ahead: 2017 Top 10 for Division II Women
Florida Southern shocked the world with its NCAA finals win over Adelphi. Can the Mocs keep the DII world flipped in 2017?

June 6, 2016
Early Look: DII Men's Top 10 for 2017
Le Moyne gave the rest of the country hope after it beat Limestone two weeks ago. Now the rest of the top 10 feel they have a shot at a title in 2017, and they just might,

June 6, 2016
Looking Ahead: 2017 Top 10 For Division III Women
In Middlebury's heyday, the Panthers only won back-to-back championships once. Can they duplicate the feat in 2017? Mark Macyk takes a way-early look at how things could shape up.

June 6, 2016
IWLCA Names 2016 Players of the Year by Position
Ellie DeGarmo (Princeton), Kayla Treanor (Syracuse), Alice Mercer and Taylor Cummings (Maryland) captured DI positional honors as the IWLCA named its Players of the Year for 2016.

June 5, 2016
U.S. U19 Men's Training Weekend Check-In, Photos
For the first time, the 25 players who will travel to Canada as the U.S. under-19 men's national team were in one spot, at the new US Lacrosse headquarters in Sparks, Md.

June 5, 2016
Rush Down Bandits, Repeat as NLL Champions
Jeff Cornwall scored on a late breakaway and and goalie Aaron Bold made 47 saves to lift the Saskatchewan Rush to an 11-10 series-clinching win over the Buffalo Bandits in the Champion's Cup finals Saturday.

June 5, 2016
MLL Roundup: Machine Stay Unbeaten at Home
After retiring Greg Bice's No. 44 jersey, the Ohio Machine remained perfect at home with a 17-13 win over the Florida Launch.

June 3, 2016
Third Time’s the Charm for All-Time Great Taylor Cummings
Maryland senior Taylor Cummings made history Thursday night, becoming the first-ever three-time recipient, male or female, of the Tewaaraton Award.

June 3, 2016
Standing Out: Dylan Molloy's Big Tewaaraton Night
Dylan Molloy, just two days removed from surgery to repair a broken foot, accepted the Tewaaraton Award on Thursday night in Washington D.C.

June 3, 2016
Inside the June Edition of Lacrosse Magazine
With Team USA in a two-year slump, cover boy Alex Roesner and the U.S. U19 team look to regain gold for the red, white and blue. Scope out the latest issue of Lacrosse Magazine.

June 2, 2016
Cummings, Molloy Earn Tewaaraton Awards for '16
Maryland's Taylor Cummings made history as the first-ever three-time winner of the Tewaaraton Award, while Brown's Dylan Molloy captured the men's award after leading the Bears to the NCAA semifinals for the first time in a generation.

June 2, 2016
Familiar Faces in New Roles Following MLL Coach Shuffle
Four MLL teams had new coaches as the season kicked off earlier this spring - but most were plenty familiar to the league and its fans. How are they looking as we approach mid-season?

June 2, 2016
Men's Championship TV Ratings See Significant Increase
The 2016 NCAA Division I men's lacrosse championship game experienced a significant audience increase on both ESPN2 and WatchESPN compared to last season.

June 2, 2016
Johnson, Mathias Named to U.S. U19 Team
US Lacrosse has announced that Dylan Johnson (Denver) and Simon Mathias (Penn) have been named to the 2016 U.S. Men’s National Under-19 team as injury replacements for Drew Supinski (Johns Hopkins) and Thomas Wright (Penn State).

June 2, 2016
Cummings Could Join Carolina in Making Tewaaraton History
Taylor Cummings would make history with a third straight Tewaaraton Award tonight, but history has already been made - with no NCAA champions in the running to take the award.

June 2, 2016
HS Notebook: Victor Survives Major Test
Cruising all season and on a huge win streak, Victor saw its first big test of 2016 when Pittsford ran to an 8-4 lead in the Section V Class A (N.Y.) finals. But the top-ranked Blue Devils remained patient and found their groove.

June 2, 2016
Molloy Made Tewaaraton His With Gutty Weekend
The trophy may have already been his before the weekend, but Brown's Dylan Molloy cemented the Tewaaraton honor with a gritty performance in a loss to Maryland on a broken foot Saturday.

June 1, 2016
Dowling College Shutting Down; Lacrosse Teams to End
The small school on Long Island, home to the 2012 NCAA Division II men's lacrosse champions, will cease operations this week.

June 1, 2016
Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division I Women's Top 20
North Carolina dethroned Maryland to claim the No. 1 ranking in the final Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Top 20. Plus, Penn State and UMass made substantial jumps with impressive postseason runs.

June 1, 2016
Schreiber’s Second Big Leap Has Him on Record Assist Pace
With 18 assists in just five games, Ohio's Tom Schreiber is on pace to pass Paul Rabil’s single-season MLL record for assists by a midfielder (38) — and also has a shot to break Spencer Ford’s single-season assist record (47).

June 1, 2016
Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division I Men's Top 20
The year-end Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division I Men's Top 20 reflects a fitting end to a crazy season, with North Carolina shooting up eight spots from the last rankings to finish as the top team in the country.

May 31, 2016
Maryland Still Searching for Answers After Wrenching Loss
Not even with the consensus best team in the country could the Terps overcome their Memorial Day weekend woes. But it won't take long to reload.

May 31, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
The New York sectional finals are in focus, with a few finals Tuesday and then surging Connetquot — fresh off of an upset of Smithtown East to ascent to No. 18 nationally — meeting Ward Melville on Wednesday.

May 31, 2016
Rush One Win Away from Rare Accomplishment
Just a year after sending Edmonton fans into a state of delirium, the Rush can do the same thing for the people of Saskatoon if they close out Buffalo on Saturday.

May 31, 2016
Heel Yeah! Carolina Battles Back to Win Wild OT Final
The 2016 edition of the North Carolina men's lacrosse team will go down as the one that ended a 25-year national title drought for the program, thanks to a thrilling OT win over Maryland in Philadelphia.

May 31, 2016
3 Big Things: How North Carolina Flipped the Script
Chris Cloutier was an unbearable load, Maryland found a new way to lose and the Breschi factor was real — a postscript on North Carolina's unlikely ride to its first NCAA title since 1991 and a most riveting college lacrosse season.

May 31, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Get ready for round two of the Woodstick Classic rivalry, this time with major playoff implications. Nassau County rivals and Nike/LM National Top 10 foes Garden City (N.Y.) and Manhasset (N.Y.) meet Wednesday.

May 30, 2016
Cloutier Sets NCAA Tourney Goals Record, Notches OT Strike
North Carolina attackman Chris Cloutier finished with 19 goals, a record for a Division I men's tournament, including the OT winner for the Tar Heels in a dramatic title game.

May 30, 2016
North Carolina Ends Title Drought in Thriller Over Maryland
Chris Cloutier capped an epic championship weekend with the OT game-winner as North Carolina edged Maryland 14-13 to take its first NCAA crown since 1991.

May 30, 2016
Maryland, UNC Took Different Paths to NCAA Final
It seems fitting that the 46th NCAA championship would come down to familiar rivals who took divergent paths to get here.

May 30, 2016
Unpredictable UNC Offense Dances Without Stars
No Bitter. No Sankey. No Tutton. No problem. A cast of a half-dozen, it turns out, has worked out better for North Carolina than a handful of stars.

May 29, 2016
Salisbury Holds On to Win D-III Men's Championship
Tufts scored nine of the final 11 goals to come back from down eight goals, but Colin Reymann's last-second save helped Salisbury survive and win its first title since 2012.

May 29, 2016
Three Years Later, Tar Heels Foil Terps Again
North Carolina remained a major roadblock to Maryland's dynasty, this time decisively and shockingly defeating the Terps 13-7 in the NCAA women's lacrosse championship game Sunday.

May 29, 2016
Livesay Leads Middlebury to First Title Since 2004
With her mentor in the stands and her former team on the other sideline, coach Kate Livesay capped her first season at her alma mater by leading Middlebury to its first NCAA championship since 2004.

May 29, 2016
Le Moyne Bests Limestone in Low-Scoring D-II Title Game
Le Moyne coach Dan Sheehan insists his program is built on defense. There's little reason to argue after the Dolphins dismantled previously undefeated Limestone in Sunday's Division II national title game at Lincoln Financial Field

May 29, 2016
Middlebury Wins Sixth NCAA Title, First Since 2004
Kate Livesay became the first women's lacrosse coach at any level to lead two different teams to NCAA championships, as Middlebury defeated nemesis Trinity 9-5 in the Division III final Sunday in Chester, Pa.

May 28, 2016
Terps' OT Win Over Brown Caps Wild Semifinals
Maryland's 15-14 NCAA semifinal victory Saturday offered a little bit of everything in about as ideal a showcase for the game as anyone could imagine.

May 28, 2016
3 Big Things: How Maryland Beat Brown in a Classic
Dylan Molloy was more than a decoy, Maryland out-Browned Brown and Matt Rambo was a feeding machine for the Terps, who averted disaster to set up an NCAA championship game showdown with North Carolina.

May 28, 2016
Cloutier's Monster Day Powers UNC to First Final Since '93
Chris Cloutier tied an NCAA tournament record with nine goals and North Carolina downed Loyola 18-13 to win in its first final four appearance since 1993.

May 28, 2016
3 Big Things: How UNC Started Fast, Finished Off Loyola
North Carolina led by as many as 10 goals early in the second quarter, got timely faceoff wins by Stephen Kelly and a career-day from Chris Cloutier to move past Loyola to Monday's national title game.

May 28, 2016
NESCAC Rules day as Middlebury, Trinity Advance to WD3 Final
Middlebury snapped defending champion Cortland's 40-game win streak and Trinity downed F&M to set Sunday's DIII women's NCAA finals.

May 28, 2016
USILA Announces 2016 DI Men's All-Americans
Denver led the way with four first-team selections and Brown three as the USILA announced its annual list of All-Americans, from first-team to honorable mention.

May 28, 2016
No Surprise Maryland, UNC Last Teams Standing
Of course it comes down to Maryland-North Carolina. Or is it North Carolina-Maryland? It wouldn't feel much like Memorial Day eve without the Tar Heels and the Terrapins.

May 28, 2016
Terps Dominate Syracuse, Show No Signs of Slowing Down
No. 1 Maryland dominated No. 4 seed Syracuse without the need for stalling, but rather a running clock with a 10-goal lead for the 19-9 win and a repeat trip to the NCAA championship.

May 27, 2016
Reed, Waters Lift North Carolina to NCAA Semifinal Win
Carly Reed called them ups and downs. Jenny Levy called them excuses. Whatever was holding Reed will long be forgotten after her performance Friday.

May 27, 2016
Final Four | Practice Day at the Linc
ESPN broadcaster and Lacrosse Magazine contributor Eamon McAnaney caught up with Brown long-stick midfielder Larken Kemp, Maryland attackman Matt Rambo, Loyola defenseman David Manning and North Carolina goalie Brian Balkam.

May 27, 2016
Final Four Notes: The Molloy Factor, Maryland's Depth, More
Gary Lambrecht takes a final look at each of this weekend's final four teams. There are plenty of storylines.

May 27, 2016
Photos: UNC, Brown, Maryland, Loyola at the Linc
North Carolina, Brown, Loyola and Maryland took to Lincoln Financial Field on a hot day to work through final prep before Saturday's semifinals. Photos by Kevin P. Tucker

May 27, 2016
Division I Women's Final Four from A to Z
From A(ttendance) to Z(oe Stukenberg), the Division I women's final four is full of storylines as No. 1 Maryland, No. 3 North Carolina, No. 4 Syracuse and Penn State battle for the crown.

May 27, 2016
Stevens: The Men's Final Four from A to Z
Storylines abound ahead of this weekend's NCAA Division I men's final four. Patrick Stevens runs down the list, from A to Z.

May 27, 2016
WD3 Notebook: Prepping for the Final Four
Four teams remain. What's on the docket as they make final preparations for a run at the championship in Chester, Pa.?

May 26, 2016
Penn State Looks to Continue Unexpected Run in Philly
Nobody expected Penn State to make its first final four in nearly 20 years, but now that they're in Philadelphia, why not continue to let it ride?

May 26, 2016
Logue's Relief Role Key for Salisbury Offense
After faceoff man Duncan Campbell was suspended before the postseason, Salisbury didn't know who'd step. It was freshman T.J. Logue, who has helped lead the Sea Gulls to the national title game.

May 26, 2016
Stevens: Starsia's Ouster Sign of Things to Come?
Just a decade ago, what were the chances a lacrosse coach with Starsia's record could be sent packing five years after winning a national championship?

May 25, 2016
US Lacrosse Announces 2016 Inductees for National Lacrosse Hall of Fame
The 2016 nine-person induction class for the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame will be officially inducted in a ceremony on Saturday, September 10, at The Grand Lodge in Hunt Valley, Md.

May 25, 2016
Catching Up With Young Gun MLL Star Will Manny
Former UMass attackman and Tewaaraton Award finalist Will Manny is currently Major League Lacrosse's leading scorer and a key leader for the Boston Cannons.

May 25, 2016
For Women, By Women
How one woman’s journey to gender equity in ice hockey landed her in the middle of the lacrosse world.

May 24, 2016
Eclipsing Eight: One Last Ride for Cummings vs. Treanor
A look back on the four-year series history juxtaposes Taylor Cummings’ and Kayla Treanor’s development into the best players in Division I women’s lacrosse. Plus, cases are made for all five Tewaaraton finalists.

May 24, 2016
Molloy 'Highly Unlikely' to Play, But Tewaaraton is His
Brown coach Lars Tiffany said that the nation's leading scorer, Dylan Molloy, will most likely not play on championship weekend. That doesn't hurt Molloy's Tewaaraton chances, though.

May 24, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
With a mostly stable National Top 25, we turn our attention to the West, where two California teams wrapped up perfect seasons and Colorado Academy (Colo.) stayed unbeaten after a thrilling CHSAA semifinal finish.

May 24, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
It's May Madness in the Mid-Atlantic. Bullis (Md.) won its first-ever IAC tournament title, McDonogh (Md.) ended a decade-plus MIAA championship drought and St. Stephen's & St. Agnes (Va.) made a top-10 splash.

May 24, 2016
Navy's John Connors Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
The best performance of the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse quarterfinals came in a losing effort, but that did little to diminsh Navy senior goalie John Connors' 21-save gem against Brown on Saturday.

May 24, 2016
Syracuse's Halle Majorana Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
With three goals and three assists, including the game-winning feed, in Syracuse's 12-11 OT thriller against USC, Halle Majorana is the Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week.

May 23, 2016
Starsia Will Not Return as Virginia Head Coach
Virginia said Monday night that the 2016 season was Hall of Fame coach Dom Starsia's last leading the Cavaliers.

May 23, 2016
'Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast' with Eamon McAnaney
Johns Hopkins coach Dave Pietramala, who has faced each of the four teams left in the NCAA tournament, joins Eamon McAnaney to break down the quarterfinal round and preview the season's final weekend.

May 23, 2016
Openly Gay Players, Coaches Find Refuge in Lacrosse
They stand with you. With the second-annual Courage Game on tap Sunday as part of the Memorial Day weekend festivities in Philadelphia, we revisit our March edition feature on lacrosse's LGBT leaders.

May 23, 2016
Takeaways: Peaking at the Right Time Key for Final Four
Based on our preseason rankings - where Maryland, UNC, Syracuse and Penn State were 1-3 and sixth, respectively, the final four isn't shocking for women's lacrosse. But all four teams are playing their best lacrosse of the year at the right time.

May 23, 2016
UNC, Loyola Found Themselves, Find Each Other in Final Four
The two teams uncovered tickets to Philadelphia while passing through Columbus on Sunday, even if they needed some time to fully find themselves this season.

May 22, 2016
D-II Men's Semis: Limestone Sets Up Meeting with Le Moyne
It wasn't the 18-goal blowout like earlier in the season, but Limestone gutted out a 13-10 win over Tampa to set up a rematch with Le Moyne in the title game.

May 22, 2016
UNC Breaks Final Four Drought in Dominant Win
North Carolina finally broke through the quarterfinal barrier with an emphatic 13-9 win over third-seeded Notre Dame on Sunday that wasn't nearly as close as the final score indicated.

May 22, 2016
Loyola Wins Midwestern Charles Street Battle
Pat Spencer and Zack Sirico both had three goals and an assist as Loyola (14-3) advanced to a semifinal meeting with North Carolina on Saturday in Philadelphia.

May 22, 2016
Maryland’s Top-Ranked Scoring Offense Overpowers UMass
Behind a team-high five goals from Zoe Stukenberg, plus matching offensive performances from Caroline Steele and Megan Whittle, No. 1 Maryland cruised past UMass 18-3 in the NCAA quarterfinal.

May 21, 2016
With Molloy Injured, Brown Beats Navy to Make Final Four
Dylan Molloy sat out with a broken foot, but Brown prevailed over Navy anyway, beating the Midshipmen 11-10 to make the final four for the first time in 22 years.

May 21, 2016
Maryland Dispatches Orange to Reach Final Four
Behind four goals from Matt Rambo, Maryland beat Syracuse 13-7 and reach its third straight final four.

May 21, 2016
Penn State Advances to Final Four for First Time Since 1999
Spurred by a 6-0 first half run, Penn State upset No. 7 seed Penn 8-4 to set up a semifinal matchup against No. 3 seed North Carolina next Friday.

May 21, 2016
McCool's Dominance Surges North Carolina Past Notre Dame
For the second straight week, a dominant second half performance from sophomore Marie McCool led No. 3 seed North Carolina past visiting Notre Dame in the NCAA quarterfinals.

May 21, 2016
Defensive Front Powers Syracuse to Thrilling Win over USC
Allie Murray's point blank save at the end of regulation led to Kelly Cross's game-winner in overtime, sending fourth-seeded Syracuse to the final four with a 12-11 win over fifth-seeded USC.

May 21, 2016
Connors Goes Out Strong in Navy's Last Stand
Navy senior goalie John Connors made a career-high 21 saves as the Midshipmen went down swinging in a one-goal quarterfinal loss to Brown.

May 21, 2016
Bernlohr, Terps Keep Calm and Move On
Maryland goalie Kyle Bernlohr saw the shots he wanted and finished with a career-high 15 stops in the Terps' quarterfinal win over Syracuse.

May 21, 2016
Brown's Molloy Out for Quarterfinal with Foot Injury
The Tewaaraton Award front-runner has a broken foot and won't play in Brown's quarterfinal matchup with Navy on Saturday.

May 21, 2016
Florida Southern Stuns Adelphi to Win NCAA Title
In just its fifth season, Florida Southern ascended to national champion, upending the Adelphi dynasty 8-7 in the NCAA Division II women's lacrosse championship game Saturday in Denver.

May 20, 2016
Florida Non-Goal, PSU Save Stir Discussion of Instant Replay
Following Penn State's overtime win against Florida in the second round, questions abound whether instant replay would've helped determine if Sydney Pirreca's goal at the end of regulation crossed the goal line.

May 20, 2016
NCAA Notes: Towson 'D' Can't Rest Against Loyola
A week after taking down Denver, there is no let up for the Towson defense against Loyola.

May 20, 2016
Women's Weekend Watch: Quarterfinals in Queue
Four games stand between eight teams and the final four – an in-state rivalry, an ACC rematch, the first top five East-West battle and a true underdog battle.

May 20, 2016
Back With Rattlers, Crotty Aims at Title Repeat
After two years and an MLL championship with the Lizards, Ned Crotty is back with the Rochester Rattlers - looking to lead the team that first drafted him back to the playoffs.

May 19, 2016
D-II Semifinals: Le Moyne a Step Away from Possible Revenge
Can Le Moyne earn a shot at revenge for last year's NCAA finals? The Dolphins are one step shy with a tough Merrimack team in the way (and Limestone needing to take care of business against Tampa).

May 19, 2016
Old and New: Adelphi, Fla. Southern Power to WD2 Finals
Adelphi is seeking its third straight crown. Florida Southern has never made an NCAA final in the sport. They will play for the national championship on Saturday in Colorado after defeating Le Moyne and Lindenwood handily on Thursday.

May 19, 2016
HS Notebook: Changing of the Guard in the South
For the first time since there have been regional rankings, a team other than Milton (Ga.) or Vero Beach (Fla.) is No. 1 in the South. How did Walton (Ga.) make its way to the top?

May 18, 2016
D-II Women's Semifinals: Traditional Powers and Startups
Adelphi vs. Le Moyne in the North and Florida Southern vs. Lindenwood in the South pose opposite dynamics in the NCAA semifinals Thursday in Denver. Shane Mettlen breaks down the matchups.

May 18, 2016
D-III Men's Quarterfinals: Tufts Ends Ithaca's Dream Season
Tufts jumped on No. 1 Ithaca early and advanced to another final four with a 19-7 blowout, keeping the quest for a three-peat alive. The Jumbos will play St. Lawrence in the semifinals. Gettysburg and Salisbury also advanced.

May 18, 2016
IWLCA Announces Division I Women's All-Americans
Are Maryland and North Carolina on a collision course for another NCAA championship game showdown? They certainly boast the most star power, each claiming five All-Americans, as announced by the IWLCA on Wednesday.

May 18, 2016
IWLCA Announces Division II Women's All-Americans
LIU Post boasts six IWLCA Division II All-Americans, including four first-team selections, while the four NCAA semifinalists accounted for 20 honorees named Wednesday.

May 18, 2016
IWLCA Announces Division III Women's All-Americans
Forty-eight players received IWLCA Division III All-American recognition Wednesday. Nearly two-thirds of the selections come from the three power conferences in Division III women's lacrosse.

May 17, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Not many changes throughout the top 25, but Manhasset (N.Y.) fell out of the top 10 and Archbishop Carroll (Pa.) jumped into the top 25 in this week's notable movements.

May 17, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Pittsford (N.Y.) jumped from unranked to No. 18, but it was mostly business as usual for the rest of the top 25 with many entering postseason play.

May 17, 2016
O’Brien, Mines Earn Godekeraw Honors
Georgia Tech’s Christopher O’Brien and St. Thomas’ Pat Mines have been named the recipients of the Godekeraw Award, which is presented by US Lacrosse to the top scholar-athlete in the Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA).

May 17, 2016
Brown's Will Gural Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Brown dominated Johns Hopkins 17-8 in the first round of the NCAA tournament thanks to faceoff specialist Will Gural, who went 16-for-20 and had two goals to spark an 8-1 in the third quarter.

May 17, 2016
Penn State's Katie O'Donnell Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
With a team-high five goals and a crucial draw control in overtime from sophomore midfielder Katie O'Donnell, Penn State upset Florida to earn a trip to the NCAA quarterfinals.

May 16, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: What Did the First Round Tell Us?
Three seeded teams lost, but for two of them to be Denver and Yale? That's surprising. Plus, history was made in a variety of ways, writes Patrick Stevens.

May 15, 2016
Towson Takes Down Defending NCAA Champ Denver
High altitude, four games in nine days, Trevor Baptiste's flawlessness — the excuses were ready-made for Towson to collapse late. Instead, the Tigers dug in and held on for a 10-9 upset of the Pioneers.

May 15, 2016
Navy Sinks Yale to Advance to Quarterfinals
Unseeded Navy, the last at-large team to make the NCAA Division I men’s lacrosse tournament, knocked off fourth-seeded and Ivy League champion Yale 13-10 on the road Sunday afternoon at Reese Stadium.

May 15, 2016
Syracuse Overwhelms Albany in Second Half
Eighth-seeded Syracuse flipped the script in the second half, outscoring Albany 9-3 to win 11-9 and move on to the NCAA quarterfinals.

May 15, 2016
Women's Roundup: Cuse Holds Off Stony Brook
A four-goal second half run helped Syracuse edge Stony Brook 7-6. UMass upset Cornell, and Penn and Notre Dame rolled.

May 15, 2016
Maryland Takes Care of Quinnipiac in First Round
After a tight first half, Matt Rambo and the Maryland offense came alive en route to a 13-6 NCAA tournament first-round win Sunday.

May 15, 2016
Finalists Named for Men's, Women's Tewaaraton Awards
Five men and five women have been named finalists for college lacrosse's highest individual honor.

May 15, 2016
Maryland Runs Past Johns Hopkins, Lands in Quarterfinals
A spread out offense plus a high-pressure defense led No. 1 Maryland past Johns Hopkins for the second time this season to earn a quarterfinal matchup with UMass next weekend.

May 15, 2016
Penn State Upsets No. 2 Florida in Double OT
Steph Lazo scored 15 seconds into the second overtime to lift Penn State to a 14-13 win over No. 2 Florida. The game featured 10 ties and 11 lead changes and neither team led by more than two goals.

May 15, 2016
Genesee Ends Onondaga Dynasty in NJCAA Final
Every dynasty ends eventually. An illegal stick was the turning point Sunday, as Genesee rallied from a four-goal deficit to dethrone seven-time defending junior college champion Onondaga with a 13-12 overtime victory.

May 14, 2016
MLL Roundup: Merrill's Hail Mary Saves Cannons
Boston's Brodie Merrill launched a 92-yard prayer that sailed into the dark and landed in the back of the Rochester net as time expired Saturday, sending the game to overtime, where Davey Emala won it for the Cannons.

May 14, 2016
Brown Blows By Hopkins With Huge 3rd Quarter
Powered by an 8-1 third quarter, Brown routed Johns Hopkins 17-8 to advance to a homefield quarterfinal next weekend in Providence.

May 14, 2016
Carolina Overcomes Hostile Road Atmosphere to Down Marquette
In front of a raucous crowd for Marquette's first-ever NCAA contest, North Carolina got three goals from Michael Tagliaferri and rallied past the Golden Eagles for a 10-9 victory.

May 14, 2016
Perfection! Chapman and St. Thomas Take MCLA Titles
Chapman earned the MCLA Division I crown with a 9-5 win over Cal Poly in front of a home crowd, while St. Thomas downed Grand Valley State 10-7 in DII.

May 14, 2016
Garnsey Sparks Red-Hot Notre Dame Offense
Freshman Ryder Garnsey scored three goals in less than four minutes during a five-goal Notre Dame run as the Irish downed Air Force 15-7 in the opening round of the NCAA tournament.

May 14, 2016
Spencer, Stover Power Loyola Past Duke
Freshman Patrick Spencer notched eight points and Jacob Stover made 16 saves while Duke made 19 turnovers. The result? A 16-11 win for Loyola in the NCAA tournament first round.

May 14, 2016
Le Moyne Survives, Advances Past NYIT in OT
NYIT pushed Le Moyne to the brink of elimination, but Alex Krawec came up huge in overtime and Brian Rogers buried the game-winning goal to send the unbeaten Dolphins to the NCAA Division II semifinals.

May 14, 2016
Gallery: Murphy Sets Scoring Record in Stony Brook Win
With four goals in Stony Brook's 11-9 win over Boston College, junior attacker Courtney Murphy laid claim to the NCAA single-season DI scoring record, besting a mark that has stood for over 30 years. Murphy stands at 99 on the season, one better than Delaware's Karen Emas had in 1984. Photos by Matt Risley.

May 14, 2016
Women's Roundup: NCAA Second Round Set
Stony Brook's Courtney Murphy set a new NCAA single-season DI scoring record, Johns Hopkins earned a rematch with No. 1 Maryland, Northwestern avenged its loss to Louisville, and more.

May 14, 2016
NCAA Notes: Marquette's Surreal Week
A Big East title and home game in the NCAA tournament made for an unprecedented week in the life of the Marquette lacrosse team while Denver got a good look at its opponent this week.

May 13, 2016
Duke Escapes Loyola's Defense to Advance to Second Round
Despite a strong Loyola defense, freshman Olivia Jenner dominated the draw to lead the Blue Devils to a 14-8 win for a trip to the second round of the NCAA tournament.

May 13, 2016
Women's Weekend Watch: Tournament Snapshot
The field is set: 13 automatic qualifiers led by No. 1 Maryland, plus 13 at-large bids, dominated by the ACC.

May 13, 2016
McAnaney: Yale, Brown Look to End Ivy Tourney Woes
The Princeton and Cornell era gave way to new powers in the Ancient Eight, but Yale and Brown have yet to taste real success in the NCAA tournament. Can this be the year?

May 13, 2016
Navy Athletics a Family Affair for Rees brothers
Matt and Casey Rees followed father Cliff to the Naval Academy - where he had starred on the basketball team - but their choice to play lacrosse has made all the difference for the Midshipmen.

May 13, 2016
Men's Weekend Watch: NCAA Tournament Superlatives
With 16 teams getting after it over the course of two days, here is a look at the players that could play a role as May Madness gets underway.

May 13, 2016
Levens a Mental and Physical Coach for Atlanta Blaze
Former NFL running back Dorsey Levens is the strength and conditioning coach for MLL's expansion Atlanta Blaze.

May 12, 2016
HS Notebook: Resilient Agnes Irwin Plays On
A slew of injuries haven't kept Agnes Irwin (Pa.) from keeping its status as one of the top teams in girls' lacrosse in Pennsylvania and beyond.

May 12, 2016
Early Recruiting in Collegiate Lacrosse
The practice of early recruiting in collegiate lacrosse is very real and detrimental. This video was created to raise awareness regarding this issue and generate support for the lacrosse coaches' proposal to the NCAA to establish September 1 of the junior year as the initial date for all direct recruiting communications between coaches and prospects and their parents.

May 11, 2016
Why Not Us? Quinnipiac Advances to Face Maryland
Quinnipiac freshman Foster Cuomo scored four goals, goalie Jack Bruse made 18 saves and the irreverent Bobcats danced past Hartford with a 14-9 NCAA play-in win Wednesday.

May 11, 2016
Towson Throttles Hobart in NCAA Play-In Game
Four days after Towson wheezed to a 4-2 win over Fairfield in the CAA final, the Tigers exploded for 18 goals in an 18-5 blowout of NEC champ Hobart. Reigning NCAA champ Denver looms next.

May 11, 2016
NCAA Division III First Round: Amherst Downs RPI
Amherst used a seven-goal run to break a tie on its way to downing RPI 16-11 as the NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse Championship opened. Gettysburg held off a furious Lynchburg rally and Springfield outlasted Middlebury 11-10 in triple overtime.

May 11, 2016
Lambrecht: Terps Will Have Last Word on Memorial Day
Maryland could arguably be playing their best since 1987 and emerge as the last team standing Memorial Day weekend thanks to a deep bench and a well-rounded offense.

May 11, 2016
Wolf Ready to Lead Loyola to Prominence in NCAAs
Loyola goalie Molly Wolf, just one of four seniors after nine starters graduated in 2015, is determined to shock fans by leading her team further in the NCAA tournament this May.

May 11, 2016
MCLA DII Roundup: Reinhardt Ends Dayton's Reign
The first big upset of the 2016 MCLA National Championships powered by Under Armour was an epic Division II tug of war won by No. 7 Reinhardt 9-8 over No. 2 Dayton sending the defending national champs home to Ohio.

May 11, 2016
MCLA DI Roundup: Georgia Tech Buzzes BYU
No. 4 Georgia Tech rambled in to the Division I semifinals with a spirited 7-5 win over No. 5 Brigham Young on Tuesday at the MCLA National Championships powered by Under Armour hosted by UC Irvine.

May 10, 2016
'Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast' with Eamon McAnaney
Leaders of inner city lacrosse organizations in New York, Washington, D.C., and Chicago join Eamon McAnaney on this week's "Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast," for a special roundtable discussion.

May 10, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
No changes for the top two, but Bishop Ireton (Va.) stormed back to defeat Good Counsel (Md.) in the WCAC final, shaking things up in the top five in the Nike/Lacrosse Magazine High School Girls' National Top 25.

May 10, 2016
Rise of the West: NCAA Tournament Heads to California
For the first time in the history of the NCAA tournament, a West Coast team will host a game. USC, the MPSF champion, will play the winner of Stanford-James Madison at LA Memorial Coliseum.

May 10, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
The last unbeaten team in Nassau County is ... Locust Valley? The Falcons soar into the National Top 25 after their win over Cold Spring Harbor, while St. Paul's (Md.), Chaminade (N.Y.) and West Islip (N.Y.) are back in the mix.

May 10, 2016
Loyola's Frankie Kamely Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Lehigh and Navy gave Loyola all it could handle in the Patriot League tournament. Thanks to sophomore Frankie Kamely, the Greyhounds emerged still unbeaten in the conference.

May 10, 2016
Yale's Ben Reeves Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Sophomore attackman Ben Reeves led Yale to its fourth Ivy League title in five years with a career-high nine points against Harvard to earn Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week honors.

May 9, 2016
Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division I Men's Top 20
Maryland is the top seed in the tournament, and now the No. 1 team in the land, moving ahead of Denver and Brown in the final Nike/LM Top 20 until after the NCAA finals.

May 9, 2016
Curtis Steps Down as Vermont Head Coach
After a decade leading the Vermont men's lacrosse program, head coach Ryan Curtis announced on Monday afternoon that he is leaving his position.

May 8, 2016
D-II Men's Bracket: Limestone, Le Moyne On Top
Like expected, Limestone and Le Moyne picked up No. 1 seeds, but strong matchups await in the first round.

May 8, 2016
Division I Men's Bracket: Maryland Grabs Top Seed
The Terps took the top seed and Marquette hosts a home game in the 18-team NCAA Division I men's tournament bracket.

May 8, 2016
D-III Men's Bracket: RIT, Salisbury Lead the Pack
RIT, Salisbury, Ithaca and Gettysburg got the top seeds when the Division III bracket was revealed on Sunday night.

May 8, 2016
Maryland Earns No. 1 Seed in Bid for Three-Peat
Maryland, 19-0, earned the No. 1 seed for the NCAA Women's Lacrosse Championship. Taylor Cummings and the Terps are looking to become the first school to win three straight titles since Northwestern won five straight from 2005 to 2009.

May 8, 2016
Usual Suspects, Bates Top D-III Women's Tourney Field
Seven of the eight top seeds in the NCAA Division III women’s lacrosse tournament are Memorial Day weekend mainstays. The lone exception is Bates.

May 8, 2016
Adelphi, Fla. Southern Top Seeds in D-II Women's Tourney
The road to the NCAA Division II women's lacrosse championship goes through Adelphi and Florida Southern. The two-time defending NCAA champion Panthers (19-0) and the Mocs earned the No. 1 seeds in the North and South Regions, respectively, as announced during an NCAA.com selection show Sunday.

May 8, 2016
Bracketology: Selection Sunday Edition
In the final edition of Division I women bracketology, Megan Schneider analyzes the 13 at-large bids as the final 11 automatic qualifiers were earned this weekend.

May 8, 2016
Women's Roundup: Championship Sunday Results
Nine teams punched their NCAA tournament tickets on Sunday, including Loyola, which won its third straight Patriot League title. Old Dominion and Wagner will be first time participants and Stony Brook survived a scare from Albany.

May 8, 2016
Bracketology: Selection Sunday Madness
The games are over. May Madness is here. Patrick Stevens sets the stage for Selection Sunday with his final round of Bracketology ahead of tonight's 18-team bracket reveal.

May 8, 2016
Cornell Wins Ivy, Headed to NCAA Tournament
Led by a career day from Maddie Kiep on the draw control, Cornell edged Penn, 11-10, to win the Ivy League championship. The Big Red is headed to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2006.

May 8, 2016
Men's Roundup: Yale Wins Ivy League Title Again
Ben Reeves posted a career-high nine points and Yale won its fourth Ivy League tournament championship in five seasons with a 14-9 win over Harvard.

May 7, 2016
Maryland Rolls Past Rutgers to Win Big Ten Title
As they have all season, the tunnel-vision Terps bucked the upset trend Saturday, rolling to a 14-8 win over Rutgers in the Big Ten championship game and potentially locking up the NCAA tournament's No. 1 seed.

May 7, 2016
Marquette Shocks Denver in Big East Men's Final
Marquette got in on the madness Saturday, rallying from a four-goal halftime deficit to stun defending NCAA champion Denver 10-9 in the Big East championship game.

May 7, 2016
Men’s Roundup: Air Force, Hobart, Quinnipiac Punch NCAA Tickets
Air Force extended its win streak to 15 games with its fourth overtime victory of the season. And this one put them in the NCAA tournament, as did wins by Hobart and Quinnipiac.

May 7, 2016
Towson Beats Fairfield in Defensive CAA Final
Goalie Tyler White had 15 saves to help Towson claw back from a 2-0 halftime deficit and win a 4-2 defensive battle in the CAA final.

May 7, 2016
Florida Rides Huge Second Half to Big East Title
Up 4-2 at the break, No. 2 Florida exploded for a 10-2 second half, routing Temple 16-4 to take home the Big East title for the second straight season.

May 7, 2016
Hartford Edges Vermont for America East Title
Dylan Protesto won 22 of 26 faceoffs and four players had hat tricks as Hartford completed its Cinderella America East run with a 17-16 victory over Vermont to earn a bid to the NCAA tournament.

May 7, 2016
Bracketology: Conference Madness Shakes Up Projection
Some unexpected conference tournament results have torn up previous bracket projections. Patrick Stevens is on it.

May 6, 2016
Women's Roundup: Northwestern, Cornell Upset Conference Rivals
There were five upsets on Friday in conference tournaments, headlined by Northwestern over inaugural champion Penn State in the Big Ten and Cornell over defending champion Princeton in the Ivy League.

May 6, 2016
WCLA Roundup: Minnesota Wins WCLA Semifinal Thriller
All-American Allie Thalhuber scored six goals, including the game-winner in overtime, to lead the Gophers to victory in Friday's WCLA semifinals.

May 6, 2016
Harvard, Yale to Ivy Finals as Cheek has Record Night
Harvard and Yale punched tickets to Sunday's Ivy League final with one-goal victories over Brown and Penn, while Morgan Cheek set a tournament record with nine goals.

May 6, 2016
Women's Weekend Watch: AQs Decided by Selection Sunday
Eleven conference finals remain, two on Saturday and nine on Selection Sunday. Which teams will join North Carolina and USC as automatic qualifiers to the NCAA tournament?

May 6, 2016
Gallery: UWLX Hosts First-Ever Draft Camp
On May 1, the United Women's Lacrosse League (UWLX) hosted its first-ever draft camp at Saint Joseph's University, where 100 players competed for a spot on one of the four inaugural rosters. Photos by Greg Carroccio.

May 6, 2016
NCAA Notes: All or Nothing for Fairfield and Towson
The winner of Saturday's CAA final will play on. The loser is almost certainly done. Who will come away with the extended schedule?

May 6, 2016
MD3 Notes: York's Upset Brings Life into Conference Tourneys
When York beat No. 1 Salisbury in the CAC final, it kickstarted what could be an exciting week of conference tournaments.

May 6, 2016
WD3 Notebook: Middlebury Rolling into NESCAC Semis
Seventh-ranked Middlebury is hitting its stride right in time for the NESCAC tournament and beyond. Can the Panthers make a run at a first NCAA title since 2004?

May 6, 2016
Men's Weekend Watch: Conference Title Games and Selection Sunday
Eight more NCAA tournament bids will be decided over the weekend, leaving the selection committee to decide eight at-large bids on Selection Sunday.

May 6, 2016
WCLA Live: National Championships Semifinal Friday
The final four teams are in place in both Division I and Division II at the WCLA National Championships - who will play through to Saturday's title games? Follow live for updates throughout the day.

May 5, 2016
Smithtown West's Erler Named Epoch/LM HSB Player of Week
Ryan Erler, a junior goalie for the Smithtown West (N.Y.) boys' lacrosse team, is the Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine High School Player of the Week after recording 30 saves over two big games last week.

May 5, 2016
Bartram Trail's Marcionette is Epoch/LM HSG Player of Week
Lexi Marcionette, a senior attacker for Bartram Trail (Fla.), is the Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine High School Player of the Week after scoring the game-winning goals in both the Bears' state Final Four games.

May 5, 2016
Comeback Season Ahead for Bayhawks and Mundorf?
Two games into the 2016 MLL season, the Bayhawks and Brendan Mundorf are attempting — and thus far succeeding — at finally turning misfortunes around.

May 5, 2016
WCLA Live: National Championships Thursday Action
Division II gets underway as DI enters the quarterfinal round on day two of the WCLA National Championships in Winston-Salem, N.C.

May 4, 2016
When Will the NCAA Act to Slow Down Early Recruiting?
Former U.S. under-19 women's head coach Kim Simons Tortolani ponders when the NCAA will do something to slow down early recruiting in "Behind the Whistle," the official blog of the IWLCA.

May 4, 2016
Kiep, Barrett Win WCLA's 2016 Amtahcha Awards
Gretchen Kiep (UCLA) and Lindsay Barrett (Oakland University) were named the Division I and II winners, respectively, of the 2016 Amtahcha Award as the players of the year in the US Lacrosse Women's Collegiate Lacrosse Associates (WCLA).

May 4, 2016
Bracketology: North Carolina, USC Punch Tickets
In the third edition of Division I women bracketology, Megan Schneider analyzes the remaining 24 available spots after the Tar Heels and Trojans clinched their conferences' automatic qualifiers.

May 4, 2016
Stover Rises as Game-Changer, Season-Changer for Loyola
After starting his first season ranked third on Loyola's goalie depth chart, freshman Jacob Stover – the son of retired 19-year NFL kicker and ex-Baltimore Ravens star Matt Stover – has emerged as a season-changing factor for the Greyhounds over the past six weeks.

May 4, 2016
Beck Steps Down as Oregon Head Coach
After 12 seasons, Jen Beck has stepped down as the head coach of the Oregon lacrosse team, athletic director Rob Mullens announced Monday.

May 4, 2016
Hall Takes Big Step in Recovery, Will Walk at Temple Graduation
Barely one year after suffering life-threatening injuries from being struck by a car, the former Temple goalie will check off a big goal when she participates in graduation ceremonies today, Thursday and Friday.

May 4, 2016
UWLX Draft Camp Takeaways: The Dream is Real
One hundred UWLX hopefuls attended the first-ever draft camp Sunday at Saint Joseph's University to compete for one of the final 40 roster spots on the inaugural four teams.

May 4, 2016
Keegan: The Tough World of Two-Man Game Defense
Joe Keegan digs deep in the variables associated with two-man game defense at the game's highest level.

May 4, 2016
WCLA Live: National Championships Underway in North Carolina
It's the first day of action at the WCLA National Championships in North Carolina. Follow along with Paul Ohanian as the top club teams in the country battle to hoist the trophy.

May 3, 2016
Underdogs vs. Traditional Powers: Has the Gap Closed?
Maryland and Northwestern have combined for 19 national titles in the 34-year history of the NCAA tournament. But Florida, a rising power from an unconventional area, could snap the trend.

May 3, 2016
Denver To Join Big East for 2017 Season
The Pioneers will join the men's lacrosse team in the Big East and will compete against Butler, Cincinnati, Connecticut, Florida, Georgetown, Marquette, Temple, Vanderbilt and Villanova.

May 3, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Victor (N.Y.) maintains the top spot, while Boys' Latin (Md.) and Darien (Conn.) switched places in the top 5. Summit (N.J.) came from unranked to the top 15 with a win over Delbarton (N.Y).

May 3, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
McDonogh (Md.) is still rolling, but it's got company at the No. 2 spot. Garden City (N.Y.) rallied off three quality wins to jump up from No. 5 to No. 2. Many changes throughout the top 25.

May 3, 2016
Bracketology: Setting the Stage for Selection Sunday
Patrick Stevens makes his latest bracket projection on the eve of eight more conference tournaments leading into Selection Sunday.

May 3, 2016
'Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast' with Eamon McAnaney
The always affable Scott Marr joins the podcast to talk about life at Albany before, during and after Lyle Thompson.

May 3, 2016
Penn's Alex Condon Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Sophomore midfielder Alex Condon scored four goals to lead Penn past Cornell 10-6 for the top seed in the Ivy League tournament.

May 3, 2016
UMBC's Nate Lewnes Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Senior attackman Nate Lewnes tied a school record with 10 goals in UMBC's 15-14 loss to Albany over the weekend.

May 2, 2016
Westminster Dreams Big In Move from Club Ranks
In just ten years, the Westminster (Utah) men have progressed from infancy through successful MCLA operation to their new home in Division II.

May 2, 2016
Sizzling Smith, Bandits Prepped for NLL Playoff Push
In just his fourth NLL season, Buffalo's Dhane Smith shattered the league's goals and points records, and has become a key part of a Buffalo team firing on all cylinders just in time for the playoffs.

May 2, 2016
Zimmerman Out as UMBC Head Coach
UMBC announced Monday that Don Zimmerman will retire as Retrievers head coach this summer.

May 1, 2016
Spencer Shines in Loyola's Patriot League Championship Win
Loyola freshman attackman Pat Spencer set a Patriot League championship game-record with 10 points as the Greyhounds punched a ticket to the NCAA tournament.

May 1, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: UNC Wins One for the Ages
The end of the ACC championship game between North Caroina and Syracuse was filled with dramatic twists and turns before Aly Messinger ended it in overtime. They weren't the only team to punch their ticket to the NCAA's.

May 1, 2016
USC Claims MPSF Tournament Over Stanford
Michaela Michael scored three times to lead USC to the 8-5 win over Stanford and help her team win the MPSF tournament title.

May 1, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: Orange Defense Coming Together
A late-season goalie switch appears to have coincided with Syracuse's defense playing a bit better. The Orange took home the ACC title on Sunday

May 1, 2016
Syracuse Storms Past Duke in Weather-Delayed ACC Final
Up 9-8 before a nearly three-hour weather delay, Syracuse seized momentum immediately after the restart and rolled to a 14-8 win over Duke for its second straight ACC title.

May 1, 2016
North Carolina Wins ACC Women's Title in OT Thriller
Aly Messinger scored the game-winning goal in the first overtime, helping North Carolina wins its second ACC title in a back-and-forth game against Syracuse that included a controversial end to regulation.

April 30, 2016
NCAA Men's Roundup: Brown Wins Record 14th Game
Brown downed Virginia 19-11, setting a record with its 14th win of the season. Towson also wrapped up the CAA's No. 1 seed and UMBC got 10 goals from Nate Lewnes in a loss.

April 30, 2016
D-I Women's Roundup: Penn Clinches Ivy League Top Seed
With a 10-6 win over Cornell on Saturday, Penn will host the Ivy League tournament as the No. 1 seed.

April 30, 2016
York Stuns Top-Ranked Salisbury in CAC Finals, 10-9
York defeated Salisbury for the first time in 23 contests, holding the No. 1 Sea Gulls to single digits in a 10-9 CAC finals victory in Maryland.

April 30, 2016
Maryland Keeps Streaking With Win Over Rival Hopkins
Opportunistic offense and stingy defense helped Maryland overcome a bad day at the X and capture the Big Ten regular season crown with an 11-8 victory over arch-rival Johns Hopkins at Homewood Field.

April 30, 2016
#LMLive GameDay: Maryland-Hopkins and More
Eight days out from Selection Sunday, this could be Separation Saturday, with upset potential in several conference races — not to mention the biggest rivalry game in all of college lacrosse. Follow #LMLive.

April 29, 2016
Women's Roundup: ACC, MPSF Championships Set
North Carolina and Syracuse get a rematch of the 2015 double overtime ACC championship, while USC gets a chance to win its first-ever MSPF crown against Stanford.

April 29, 2016
Army Stuns Navy in PL Semis for Second Straight Year
Two straight seasons, Navy has won the Patriot League crown and hosted the league tournament. Two straight seasons, rival Army knocked off the Mids in the semifinals, this time in dominating 9-3 fashion.

April 29, 2016
Loyola Bounces Bucknell in 2OT Patriot Semis Thriller
Zack Herreweyers got a bounce shot past Bucknell goalie Christian Klipstein with five seconds left in the second overtime to lift Loyola to the Patriot League finals Sunday against Army.

April 29, 2016
From Lizards to Sound, Wills' Will to Play Continues to Shine
After making a statement as the first female to make an MLL roster in any capacity, Team USA goalie Devon Wills was named the Long Island Sound's first draft pick in the historical UWLX, the first professional women's league.

April 29, 2016
Women's Weekend Watch: Battles for Conference AQs Begin
By the end of this weekend, two automatic qualifiers for the NCAA tournament will be earned from the ACC and MPSF. Will North Carolina exact revenge and can USC remain undefeated?

April 29, 2016
Tewaaraton Award Race Narrows to 25 Nominees
The final 25 nominees for the Tewaaraton Award have been selected, including returning finalists on both the men's and women's side.

April 29, 2016
Men's Weekend Watch: ACC, Patriot League Tourneys, Oh My!
Conference postseason tournaments get going in earnest on Friday with the ACC and Patriot League semifinals, plus much more needs to be decided in leagues elsewhere.

April 29, 2016
NCAA Notes: Hofstra Off the Mat, Ready for Run
After a bad mid-season slump, Hofstra is hitting its stride at the right time of year, plus looks at Maryland's dangerous offense, Villanova's Froccaro brothers and Navy's Chris Fennell.

April 29, 2016
MD3 Notes: Ithaca Rolling into Postseason
Riding a 13-game win streak and up to the No. 2 ranking, Ithaca has a potent offense and strong defense with hopes for doing much more than just making its first tournament since 2008.

April 28, 2016
MD2 Notes: Can Limestone Win Its Third Straight Title?
At 17-0 this season, Limestone has the chance to win an unprecedented third consecutive national championship.

April 28, 2016
McAnaney: ACCs a Chance to Get Into Championship Mode
While the four teams in this weekend's ACC tournament may have all but assured spots in the NCAA field, two potential games against top-quality foes can do wonders for a team's championship mindset.

April 28, 2016
Women's Roundup: ACC, MPSF Semifinals Set for Friday
Duke nipped Virginia 9-8, joining North Carolina, Notre Dame and Syracuse in advancing to the ACC semifinals, while Colorado and Denver moved on in the MPSF tournament at Stanford.

April 28, 2016
HS Notebook: McDonogh White-Knuckles Way to Hot Start
McDonogh (Md.) is off to its best start since a 22-1 2005 season, despite some razor-thin margins in its biggest games thus far.

April 27, 2016
Straight Up: Are Stats Fact or Fiction?
In this season's new LaxMagazine.com series, Brian Schneider and Sheehan Stanwick Burch evaluate the nature of stat keeping with conference tournaments, NCAAs and postseason awards on the horizon.

April 27, 2016
McDonogh's Griffin Named Epoch/LM HSG Player of Week
Brindi Griffin, a senior attacker for the McDonogh (Md.) girls' lacrosse team, is the Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine High School Player of the Week after combining for 11 points in two big wins.

April 27, 2016
Postseason Ponderings: 10 Takeaways from 2016 Season
One-goal games can define a team's season, the service academies are rising, the defending champs are vulnerable, and more. Gary Lambrecht shares his insights on the 2016 Division I men's season thus far.

April 27, 2016
Give and Go: Rachel Vander Kolk
The 2015 ACC Freshman of the Year is the next leader in aerospace engineering.

April 26, 2016
Patriot League Semis Set: Army-Navy, Loyola-Bucknell
Army and Bucknell prevailed in a pair of Patriot League quarterfinal games on Tuesday to set up Friday's semifinal matchups.

April 26, 2016
Penn State's Springboard for the Future Lies in Wildcats Win
After falling to Ohio State and Cornell, the Nittany Lions turned the corner, trouncing Michigan and Northwestern, the latter which serves as a stepping stone to proving their talent once again.

April 26, 2016
Stevens: Stealth Should Retain Batley for 2017
Jamie Batley has returned from a seven-year NLL hiatus to lead the Vancouver Stealth from the depths of the West to a long shot at the playoffs.

April 26, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
McDonogh (Md.) is in the midst of perhaps the most impressive season of its high school girls' lacrosse dynasty. Look at the carnage.

April 26, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Reigning New York Class B state champ Victor (N.Y.) is the new No. 1 and Delbarton (N.J.) takes an express ride into the Top 10 after beating Malvern Prep (Pa.) and St. Anthony's (N.Y.).

April 26, 2016
'Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast' with Eamon McAnaney
Eamon McAnaney chats with Lacrosse Magazine's resident Bracketologist, Patrick Stevens, to talk all things bubble and break down the NCAA tournament picture.

April 24, 2016
NCAA Women's Roundup: Florida Earns Big East #1
Florida won its sixth straight regular season conference championship, beating Connecticut 13-8 to earn the No. 1 seed in the Big East. JMU also surprised Towson to earn the CAA No. 1 seed.

April 24, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: For Tar Heels, It Takes a Village
What's that? North Carolina is the top seed for the ACC tournament. Patrick Stevens takes a look at how they did and much more in his weekend takeaways.

April 24, 2016
Maryland Cultivating Depth as Playoff Time Nears
If Maryland is going to finally fully solve the enigma that is May lacrosse this year, improved depth in several areas should figure as major component. It made an impact Sunday night against Ohio State.

April 24, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: It's Anyone's Game
James Madison was 4-7 at the end of March, but rallied in conference play to earn the No. 1 seed in the CAA. That's one of several leagues wide open as tournament play begins this week.

April 23, 2016
UNC Takes Down No. 1 Notre Dame with Stunning Comeback
North Carolina scored the final seven goals, including five in a span of less than three minutes, to beat top-ranked Notre Dame 17-15 and grab a share of the ACC regular season title.

April 23, 2016
Treanor Becomes All-Time Leading Scorer in Syracuse Win
In No. 5 Syracuse's 13-10 win over No. 9 Louisville, Kayla Treanor tallied her 251st career score to put her ahead of Christina Dove for most career goals in Syracuse's 19-year program history.

April 23, 2016
MLL Roundup: Danowski Spoils Atlanta Debut
Matt Danowski scored four goals as Chesapeake rallied for a 16-13 win at Atlanta in the debut game for the Blaze. New York, Ohio and Charlotte also emerged victorious in the league's opening night.

April 23, 2016
NCAA Men's Roundup: Air Force Tops Southern
Air Force won its NCAA-leading 12th straight game, beating Richmond 9-8 to earn the No. 1 seed for the Southern Conference tournament. Brown also made an emphatic statement for No. 1 in next week's rankings.

April 23, 2016
Fortunato, Notre Dame Catch Fire in Time for ACC Tourney
Cortney Fortunato scored five goals and Notre Dame held the Buckeyes to one goal over the final 25 minutes in a 17-9 win Saturday at Ohio State.

April 23, 2016
Albany Gets Key Win, Downs Yale in Overtime
Seth Oakes scored the OT winner off a feed from Connor Fields and Blaze Riorden made 14 stops as Albany handed Yale its second loss.

April 23, 2016
#LMLive GameDay: Setting the Stage for Madness
Key conference and non-league games dot the national schedule on Saturday, with league and NCAA tournament considerations in play.

April 23, 2016
"Keepers of the Game" Airs Saturday on ABC
First premiered at the Tribeca/ESPN Sports Film Festival, “Keepers of the Game,” which follows the Salmon River (N.Y.) girls’ lacrosse team in 2015, will be broadcasted Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on ABC.

April 23, 2016
Gallery: USC Stops Stanford's Comeback Surge for Win
Thwarting the Cardinal's 6-0 second half comeback run, the No. 4 Trojans claimed the top seed in the MPSF tournament with a 10-9 win over No. 8 Stanford behind Michaela Michael's six points. Photos by Dirk Dewachter.

April 22, 2016
Women's Weekend Watch: Last Chance for Johns Hopkins
Lacking a significant win, the independent Blue Jays need to topple Boston College in order to boost its case for an at-large bid for the NCAA tournament.

April 22, 2016
Rutgers Celebrates Senior Day With Wild Win Over Penn State
Jules Heningburg had a career day as Rugers rallied for a 16-15 victory over visiting Penn State on Friday night.

April 22, 2016
Undefeated USC Claims Top Seed in MPSF with Stanford Win
With a team-high six points, Michaela Michael led USC past MPSF rival Stanford 10-9 to claim its first-ever No. 1 seed for the conference tournament and a share of the regular season title.

April 22, 2016
Surging Loyola Trounces Army to Earn Patriot Bye
After recovering from a March slump that saw three losses in four games, Loyola has been on a tear, earning a share of the Patriot League crown No. 2 tournament seed with a rout of Army.

April 22, 2016
Schwarzmann's, Adams' Terp Pride Permeates Baltimore Ride
Growing up watching Maryland's first Tewaaraton winner Jen Adams, and later recruited by the Terp star, Katie Schwarzmann now has the honor to be coached by Adams after being selected No. 1 overall in the inaugural UWLX draft.

April 22, 2016
NCAA Notes: Fairfield Recovers from Stumble to Lead CAA
A tough non-conference slate and injuries took a toll on Fairfield, but the Stags have recovered and have a chance to take the CAA crown.

April 22, 2016
MLL Top 50 Players: Rabil, Wolf, Pannell Top the List
Joe Keegan and Tom Bovee end the countdown of Major League Lacrosse's Top 50 players with the Top 10, headed by Paul Rabil, Jordan Wolf and Rob Pannell.

April 22, 2016
Men's Weekend Watch: As the Bubble Blows
Looking at the Bracketology scene and this weekend's slate, it could be bubble-bursting time for some.

April 22, 2016
Your Edge | Eight Meter Shooting with Alyssa Murray
Team USA's Alyssa Murray shares the keys to successful free-position shooting in this edition of Your Edge, presented by Sweat X.

April 21, 2016
McAnaney: Albany Thriving in Life After Lyle
Albany, ranked No. 6 and drawing attention for personality as well as performance, is showing that they're here to stay with a big game against Yale Saturday.

April 21, 2016
MD2 Notes: Indy Impressing in First Season
Coach Greg Stokes left a Lake Erie team he started to build the Indianapolis program. So far, his team has progressed much faster than expected.

April 21, 2016
Rutgers Stuns No. 15 Ohio State in OT, 13-12
Senior Halley Barnes capped a six goal night with the game-winner in overtime as Rutgers stunned 15th-ranked Ohio State with a 13-12 OT win at home Thursday.

April 21, 2016
MLL Top 50: As Voted by Players and Coaches (20-11)
Joe Keegan and Tom Bovee begin a week-long countdown of Major League Lacrosse's Top 50 players, as voted by peers and coaches from around the league.

April 21, 2016
Undefeated USC's Hungry for More in Championship Quest
The No. 4 Trojans won their first NCAA tournament game in the program's first-ever appearance last year, and that was enough to whet the players' appetites for a championship drive in the program's fourth season.

April 20, 2016
Penn Forces Three-Way Ivy League Tie, Beats Princeton
Alex Condon had a hat trick to lead her team to the 12-7 win over Princeton and a three-way tie atop the Ivy League.

April 20, 2016
ACC Takes Step Back with Increased Parity
For years, the ACC has been considered the sport's gold standard, but the 2016 Division I men's lacrosse season has shown differently. Former ACC powers now can't enter games expecting guaranteed wins.

April 20, 2016
MLL Top 50: As Voted by Players and Coaches (30-21)
Joe Keegan and Tom Bovee begin a week-long countdown of Major League Lacrosse's Top 50 players, as voted by peers and coaches from around the league.

April 20, 2016
Bracketology: Maryland, USC Keep Winning; 'Cats are Back
In the second edition of Division I women bracketology, Megan Schneider predicts the Terps and Trojans could hold strong as two of the top four seeds in the 2016 NCAA tournament.

April 20, 2016
Maryland's Unsung, New-Look Defense Quietly Thrives
Maryland sits at the top of the leaderboard in a number of defensive stats and it has Alice Mercer, Nadine Hadnagy and a cast of new starters to thank.

April 20, 2016
Illinois HS Association Adds Lacrosse to Lineup
The Illinois High School Association board of directors announced Tuesday that the IHSA will debut its boys and girls lacrosse state series in the spring of 2018.

April 20, 2016
Rory Smith's Return Gives Stealth a Fighting Chance
Vancouver took extra precautions with concussion-riddled defender Rory Smith, who finally made his Stealth debut Saturday in a win over Calgary that kept his new team's playoff hopes alive.

April 20, 2016
Bracketology: Denver, Notre Dame, Maryland Top the Charts
In a season of upsets and parity, three final four regulars — Notre Dame, Denver and Maryland — stand out from the rest of the teams in NCAA tournament consideration.

April 19, 2016
Fresh Terps Handle Navy for Ninth Straight Win
Maryland came back from a quick turnaround to double up Navy 10-5 for its ninth straight win. Brown earned a Tuesday win by dominating faceoffs and Luke Laszkiewicz lit up the scoreboard for Robert Morris.

April 19, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
With the presidential primaries drawing the country's gaze on New York, the high school lacrosse season is starting to heat up there too.

April 19, 2016
'Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast' with Eamon McAnaney
With the Major League Lacrosse season starting on Saturday, Eamon McAnaney checks in with Rob Pannell of the reigning league champion New York Lizards.

April 19, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Move over Landon and Georgetown Prep. Bullis and Gonzaga are the new kings of D.C. Both teams are ranked in the Top 10 this week, with the Bulldogs all the way up to No. 4.

April 19, 2016
MLL's Top 50: As Voted by Players and Coaches (40-31)
Joe Keegan and Tom Bovee begin a week-long countdown of Major League Lacrosse's Top 50 players, as voted by peers and coaches from around the league.

April 18, 2016
Men's Weekend Takeaways: Navy Hot at the Right Time
Patrick Stevens goes 'round the Division I men's lacrosse world, with looks at Navy, Virginia, Brown and much, much more.

April 18, 2016
USC Gets By Notre Dame in Defensive Battle
There were only nine combined goals, but Michaela Michael's two second-half tallies propelled USC to a 5-4 victory Monday at Notre Dame.

April 18, 2016
MLL's Top 50 Players: As Voted by Peers and Coaches (50-41)
Joe Keegan and Tom Bovee begin a week-long countdown of Major League Lacrosse's Top 50 players, as voted by peers and coaches from around the league.

April 17, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: Can I Get Some Respect?
USC keeps proving the doubters wrong, Cornell should finally get some love and why too much of a good thing can be bad for the sport.

April 17, 2016
Crawley the Hero Late as Hopkins Beats PSU in OT
John Crawley scored the Blue Jays' final three goals, including an OT strike from the right wing to send Johns Hopkins back to Baltimore with a key Big Ten win.

April 17, 2016
Women’s Roundup: Stony Brook Escapes Johns Hopkins
For revenge of its lone loss of the 2015 regular season, No. 6 Stony Brook erased a three-goal halftime deficit to defeat Johns Hopkins 10-7 at home Sunday.

April 17, 2016
Class, Jones Breathe New Life Into Duke's Season
With the window on their prolific college careers closing, Deemer Class and Myles Jones delivered big performances Sunday in Duke's 14-8 win at Virginia.

April 16, 2016
Brown Uses Second-Half Surge to Hand Yale First Loss
Brown's Dylan Molloy led a second-half comeback, allowing his team to claw back from a four-goal deficit to hand Yale its first loss.

April 16, 2016
Comeback Terps Down Rutgers to Control Big Ten
For the third straight week, Maryland trailed at the half, but the Terrapins were able to rally once more, mounting a 7-0 run to defeat Big Ten front-runner Rutgers at home.

April 16, 2016
Cummings Lifts Maryland Past Ohio State on Senior Day
Behind Taylor Cummings' five goals and two assists, No. 1 Maryland remains undefeated with a 15-5 win over Ohio State, avenging last year's loss in the Big Ten tournament.

April 16, 2016
Navy Edges Army on Rees' Tricky OT Winner
Rivals Army and Navy played into overtime for the first time in 25 years and the Midshipmen prevailed on a Casey Rees right-handed rip.

April 16, 2016
Carolina Wraps Up ACC Regular Season Title
Megan Ward made seven second half saves as No. 3 North Carolina downed No. 4 Syracuse 12-11 to wrap up the ACC regular season title.

April 16, 2016
Delaware Snaps Towson Win Streak in CAA Tilt
The unranked Blue Hens notched a second victory over a ranked CAA opponent this season in beating Towson 10-7 in Baltimore.

April 16, 2016
DeGarmo Leads Princeton to Top of Ivy League
Ellie DeGarmo had a career-high 16 saves, including one with 15 seconds to play, as Princeton held off Cornell 8-7 to take over first place in the Ivy League.

April 16, 2016
#LMLive GameDay: Rivalry Games and Plenty More
Saturday kicks off with two of the biggest rivalries around and the slate continues throughout the day with key conference matchups.

April 15, 2016
Men's Weekend Watch: Yale-Brown, and Rivalry Weekend
The battle for the top of the Ivy League and elite status nationally goes down on Saturday, plus looking at an abridged version of rivalry weekend.

April 15, 2016
Women's Roundup: USC Stays Undefeated, Tops Wildcats
Behind a team-high six points from senior attacker Caroline deLyra, USC downs Northwestern 14-11 to remain undefeated through 14 games in 2016.

April 15, 2016
NCAA Notes: Young Guns Keeping Loyola in Patriot Mix
Loyola is in a race with Navy and Army to host the Patriot League tournament, due largely to contributions from young players, while St. Joseph's and Bryant prepare to battle for the NEC crown and Syracuse looks to right the ship.

April 15, 2016
Women's Weekend Watch: USC in the Hot Seat
With its Northwestern-like trajectory, can USC remain undefeated as it turns to face the Wildcats this weekend? Plus, can Ohio State upset Maryland again?

April 15, 2016
MLL Team-by-Team Preview: No. 1 New York Lizards
In an offseason with an expansion draft, the defending champions somehow managed to walk away from the offseason unscathed. Is a repeat in the cards?

April 15, 2016
MLL Team-by-Team Preview: No. 2 Boston Cannons
Boston was a thorn in champion New York's side last year, but still lost three times to them. Do they have enough to overcome their rival this season?

April 14, 2016
Straight Up: Midseason Pulse
In this season's new LaxMagazine.com series, Brian Schneider and Sheehan Stanwick Burch review the first half of the 2016 season in Q&A fashion with a focus on teams, players, rules and growth of the women's game.

April 14, 2016
McAnaney: Army and Navy Brace For Another Round
It's a one-game season for Army and Navy, which face off for the 96th time on Saturday at West Point, with prime Patriot League seeding on the line to spice up the already huge rivalry.

April 14, 2016
NLL Notes: Smith and Evans Could Both Break Record
The NLL's single-season points record is almost assuredly going to fall, with Dhane Smith on pace to smash it, and Shawn Evans - who set the mark last year - on pace to beat his own mark of 130.

April 14, 2016
Division III Men Midseason Awards and All-Americans
Through the ups and downs of the predictably unpredictable DIII men's season, some players are already making their mark. Who makes our list for honors as the season continues to progress?

April 14, 2016
Tar Heels Again Showcase Resiliency Through Injury, Illness
North Carolina has a history of battling injuries, and with a sick Caylee Waters in net, the team's depth, including backup keeper Megan Ward, have stepped up with impressive play to hold strong at No. 3 in the Nike/LM Top 20.

April 14, 2016
MCLA Notebook: Mustangs Firing on All Cylinders
One of three remaining unbeaten teams (the others being No. 1-2 Chapman and Georgia Tech), Southern Methodist is coming into its own as a program.

April 14, 2016
MLL Team-by-Team Preview: No. 3 Ohio Machine
The team has reached the MLL semifinals for two consecutive seasons without a trip to the championship game. And the core of this team has grown together.

April 14, 2016
MLL Team-by-Team Preview: No. 4 Chesapeake Bayhawks
With additions to the coaching staff and the playing roster, there are some refreshing new faces that could help the Bayhawks get out of their playoff-less slump.

April 13, 2016
Inaugural UWLX Draft: Schwarzmann Goes First, Full Results
Two-time Tewaaraton recipient Katie Schwarzmann was selected No. 1 overall by the Baltimore Ride, followed by Devon Wills, Michelle Tumolo and Liz Hogan to finish the first round.

April 13, 2016
Score, Feed, Score Again: 'It's a Great Life,' Says Brown's Molloy
Brown's Dylan Molloy burst on the national scene as a goal-scorer, but has become equal parts feeder this season. The Bears' offense is better off because of it.

April 13, 2016
Kavanagh Bails Out Notre Dame in Overtime
The King of Clutch was at it again Wednesday. Matt Kavanagh scored 30 seconds into overtime to lift No. 1 Notre Dame to an 8-7 win over No. 16 Marquette.

April 13, 2016
WD3 Notes: Livesay, Undefeated Middlebury Face Trinity Saturday
Coach Kate Livesay brings her unbeaten Middlebury team into a game with Trinity, the team she led for eight seasons.

April 13, 2016
Black Wolves Finish Sensational Weekend with Two Key Wins
New England keyed two big wins on the road, defeating Saskatchewan 14-13 and Toronto 14-10. Shawn Evans made NLL history as the Black Wolves moved closer to securing a playoff berth on Saturday.

April 13, 2016
MLL Team-by-Team Preview: No. 5 Rochester Rattlers
Two consecutive years playing in the championship game has brought back zero trophies. It’s a hungry team, but also one that underwent a lot of turnover in the offseason.

April 13, 2016
MLL Team-by-Team Preview: No. 6 Denver Outlaws
"Expectations remain the same. We expect to make the playoffs," Denver Outlaws midfielder Jeremy Sieverts said. But it feels like a new era in the Colorado.

April 13, 2016
Bracketology: Who is In, Out and On the Bubble?
It's been a wild NCAA Division I men's lacrosse season. Patrick Stevens' takes a second crack at projection the bracket as it stands right now.

April 12, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Darien (Conn.) is on the move again, ascending in the national and regional rankings after toppling Niskayuna (N.Y.) in a battle of defending state champs.

April 12, 2016
'Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast' with Eamon McAnaney
ESPN broadcaster and LM contributor Eamon McAnaney chats with Virginia coach Dom Starsia ahead of the Cavaliers' uber-important game with Duke this weekend.

April 12, 2016
Florida Tops First Release of Women's DI RPI Rankings
Unanimous No. 1 Maryland trails Florida in the first release of the Ratings Percentage Index for NCAA DI Women's Lacrosse.

April 12, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
It's a good week to be a Jersey girl. Undefeated Summit (N.J.) and Moorestown (N.J.), coming off of coach Deanna Knobloch's 500th career win, move into the Nike/Lacrosse Magazine National Top 10.

April 12, 2016
Men's Roundup: Cornell Upends Syracuse in OT
Upset Tuesday continued into mid-April. Cornell beat rival and No. 10 Syracuse in overtime and fellow unranked Marist took down No. 15 Stony Brook in extra time.

April 12, 2016
Every Stick Has a Story. What's Yours?
How an eBay purchase brought Harvard's great race awakening to light — 75 years later. Epoch Lacrosse presents "Wally," the latest in the US Lacrosse Stick Stories series.

April 12, 2016
Northwestern Plans to Write Own Story, Control Own Destiny
Questions abound for the perennial powerhouse after a rough start to 2016, but with a statement win over Notre Dame, the Wildcats are back to a .500 record and want to continue proving themselves to keep their NCAA tournament appearance streak alive.

April 12, 2016
Foxborough to Host 2017-18 NCAA Men's Championships
Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., has been named the host site for the 2017 and 2018 NCAA men's lacrosse championship weekends.

April 11, 2016
Northwestern's Lasota Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
If Northwestern wants to continue its NCAA tournament streak, it will need more performances from Selena Lasota like she had against Michigan and Notre Dame.

April 11, 2016
Marquette's DeMichiei Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Andy DeMichiei came into Saturday with 12 goals in 39 career games. Then he dropped a school-record seven goals on St. John's.

April 10, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: Two is Better Than One
What's better than having one of the best goalies in the country? How about a backup that's already won a national championship. Megan Ward filled in for an ill Caylee Waters to lead North Carolina past Louisville.

April 10, 2016
Notre Dame Gets Comeback Win Over Duke
Sergio Perkovic and Ryder Garnsey led the way for Notre Dame, which trailed most of the game but came back for an 8-6 win over Duke.

April 10, 2016
Men's Weekend Takeaways: Brown Bounces Back
Brown coach Lars Tiffany doesn't want to say losing is a good thing, but falling to Bryant certainly did get the Bears' attention.

April 10, 2016
Cole, Bernlohr Power Maryland's OT Win at Penn State
Bryan Cole notched his second-straight game-winner and Kyle Bernlohr stepped up big in goal as Maryland edged Penn State in overtime.

April 10, 2016
Resurgent Northwestern Dominates Notre Dame
Kelly Amonte Hiller said Northwestern has "flipped a switch," evidenced Sunday by the 16th-ranked Wildcats 17-12 win over sixth-ranked Notre Dame.

April 9, 2016
With Pietramala Back, Johns Hopkins Holds Off Ohio State
Johns Hopkins coach Dave Pietramala was back on the sideline for the first time in five games, giving the Blue Jays' an emotional lift in a 13-12 win over Ohio State.

April 9, 2016
Denver Storms Back in the Snow, Edges Villanova
Down one to Villanova after a five-goal flurry, Denver responded with two goals in nine seconds, including the game-winner by Connor Cannizzaro to defeat the Wildcats 12-11 in blizzard-like conditions Saturday.

April 9, 2016
Ohio State Nets Signature Win Over No. 10 Penn State
At 10-1, Ohio State entered Saturday's game against No. 10 Penn State lacking a season-defining win over a quality opponent. After a 16-13 win over their Big Ten rival, that is no longer the case.

April 9, 2016
Ward's 13 Saves Fuel UNC Blowout of Louisvile
North Carolina back-up Megan Ward filled in for a sick Caylee Waters and recorded 13 saves in a 15-5 win over Louisville.

April 9, 2016
Loyola Edges Lehigh With Second Half Run
Loyola scored four straight second-half goals and beat Lehigh 11-10 in snowy Pennsylvania. Freshman goalie Jacob Stover made 14 saves.

April 9, 2016
#LMLive GameDay: Conference Races Heat Up
If you thought the first two months were topsy-turvy, you ain’t seen nothing yet. Entering the heart of conference schedules, surely there will be more surprising results. Could it happen Saturday? Follow #LMLive.

April 8, 2016
Men's Weekend Watch: Sunday Is Where It's At
Lacrosse loves its Saturdays. But this weekend, Sunday is where the big matchups are: Notre Dame-Duke, UNC-Virginia and Maryland-Penn State.

April 8, 2016
Women's Weekend Watch: Goalie Showdown
North Carolina's reigning Goalie of the Year Caylee Waters meets one of this year's rising elite goalies Brittany Read from Louisville in a marquee ACC battle that will likely come down to defensive play.

April 8, 2016
MD3 Roundup: Stevenson Downs York to Stay Hot
After a 1-3 start, Stevenson has come alive, downing York 10-8 at home on Friday night to improve to 7-4 with its third Top 5 victory.

April 8, 2016
Women's Roundup: USC Nips Buffs on Night of Close Shaves
Colorado gave unbeaten USC a run for its money before Cynthia Del Core scored a game-winner with 15 seconds remaining on a night filled with thrilling games in DI women's lacrosse.

April 8, 2016
After Bad Infection Scare, JHU's Pietramala Eyes Return
On the mend after an infection that spread to his spinal column and threatened his ability to walk, Johns Hopkins coach Dave Pietramala hopes for a return to the sidelines soon.

April 8, 2016
NCAA Notes: The ACC Having a Rare Off-Year?
Outside of top-ranked Notre Dame, the normally all-powerful Atlantic Coast Conference seems unusually vulnerable in 2016.

April 8, 2016
MD2 Notes: Lindenwood Looks to Build Momentum
After a key ECC win over Mercyhurst, Lindenwood (Mo.) hopes to buiild for the stretch run for a shot at another NCAA tournament berth.

April 8, 2016
Tewaaraton Adds 13 in Second Watchlist Update
Ten men and three women were added to the Tewaaraton Watchlists for the annual award, awaiting cuts to 25 in late April and then the five finalists in May.

April 7, 2016
MD3 Notes: Reymann's Return Makes Gulls Even Tougher
An already strong Salisbury defense is even stronger with the return of goalie Colin Reymann from injuries that kept him out of most of the Sea Gulls' 14-0 start.

April 7, 2016
Indianapolis Nets Signature Win Over No. 5 Lake Erie
First-year Indianapolis notched a major victory, downing fifth-ranked Lake Erie, coach Greg Stocks' former program, 9-7.

April 7, 2016
WD2 Notes: Thomas Twins Lead Young Rollins Squad
Tyler and Taylor Thomas have never left each other's side and they're bringing a team with NCAA title aspirations together.

April 7, 2016
Read's Rise Among Nation's Elite Goalies Rooted in the Cardinal
After her father, Don, died of a brain hemorrhage one year ago this week, Louisville goalie Brittany Read has has persevered through personal grief to become one of the nation's top goalkeepers this season.

April 7, 2016
HS Notebook: Into Top 10, Bullis Faces New Tests
Into the national Top 10 after topping McDonogh and Boys' Latin, Bullis (Md.) faces new challenges with the start of IAC play this week.

April 7, 2016
McAnaney: Maryland, Penn State Amped Up For Big Ten Showdown
While it's only Week Two of Year Two for the Big Ten as a lacrosse conference — familiarity hasn’t necessarily bred contempt yet — but it has already helped create parity.

April 7, 2016
MCLA Notebook: UMLC Gains Strength
A strong performance in a 'judgement weekend" gives the Upper Midwest Lacrosse Conference right to claim status as the tops in DII.

April 7, 2016
Black Wolves' Buchanan Tops Among NLL's Americans
Hungry for the first playoff appearance in his 8-year NLL career, New England's Kevin Buchanan leads all Americans in scoring so far this season for the East's second place team.

April 6, 2016
Bracketology: Maryland's The Clear Front-Runner
It's been an up-and-down season for almost every team, but one thing is certain - Maryland is the clear No. 1. Megan Schneider takes an early, midseason look at bracketology for Division I women.

April 6, 2016
Syracuse Pulls Away from Hobart Late
Hobart made a game of it, but Syracuse scored four fourth-quarter goals to seal the victory.

April 6, 2016
Maryland Survives Scare from Johns Hopkins
Down by three goals at halftime, Maryland mounted a comeback and weathered a tough game with Johns Hopkins.

April 6, 2016
Good Counsel's Gunn Named Epoch/LM HSG Player of Week
With seven points to lead Good Counsel to its first win over a ranked opponent this season, Caitlyn Gunn earned Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine High School Girls' Player of the Week honors.

April 6, 2016
WD3 Notes: Brockport's Postseason Aspirations Blossom
With a tight-knit culture and core philosophy, plus an untouched 8-0 record, No. 13 Brockport looks to make noise in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2011.

April 6, 2016
Upper Dublin's Sowers Named Epoch/LM HSB Player of Week
Michael Sowers has been named the Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine National Player of the Week after becoming the all-time assist leader in boys’ high school lacrosse history with a 12-assist game against Plymouth-Whitemarsh (Pa.).

April 6, 2016
Marquette's Melillo Rises As Unlikely College Faceoff Star
After transferring from NJIT, sophomore faceoff specialist Zachary Melillo has been a huge reason for Marquette's 7-1 start this season despite being a stranger just three months ago.

April 6, 2016
Bates Dismissed as Princeton Coach
Princeton coach Chris Bates is no longer employed by Princeton upon further review of an incident in a game against Brown on Saturday.

April 6, 2016
Bracketology: How Crazy Season Projects Right Now
It's been a wild NCAA Division I men's lacrosse season. Patrick Stevens' first crack at Bracketology reflects the trend.

April 5, 2016
Rai Turning Heads as Freshman at Lehigh
Lehigh freshman Tristan Rai leads the nation in shooting percentage and has already made a feel highlight reels in his short college career. Another video got Mountain Hawks coach Kevin Cassese's attention.

April 5, 2016
Hogan Launches 2Lacrosse Goalie Training System
Team USA and Team STX goalie Liz Hogan, a 2011 Syracuse graduate, announced Tuesday the launch of 2Lacrosse, an in-person and online lacrosse goalie training system to help improve the skills of youth girls' goalies.

April 5, 2016
Bryant Upsets Previously Unbeaten Brown in OT
After Tuesday night, there is only one undefeated NCAA Division I men's team left. Bryant rallied late to beat Brown 11-10 in overtime.

April 5, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
No. 5 Ward Melville (N.Y.) and No. 20 St. Ignatius Prep (Calif.) each beat Chaminade over the week, prompting quick rises in the rankings.

April 5, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Milton (Ga.) made the biggest jump and Agnes Irwin (Pa.) the biggest fall, but it's still McDonogh's world in the Nike/LM Girls' National Top 25.

April 5, 2016
Rare Win over Northwestern Propels Penn Forward
The last time the Quakers beat Northwestern, they went on to reach the NCAA championship game. Could history repeat itself?

April 5, 2016
'Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast' with Eamon McAnaney
ESPN broadcaster and LM contributor Eamon McAnaney catches up with Duke All-American midfielder Myles Jones on the heels of a wild game with North Carolina on Friday.

April 4, 2016
Princeton Puts Bates on Leave After Incident in Brown Game
Princeton men’s coach Chris Bates has been placed on administrative leave pending a review of an incident in this past Saturday’s game against Brown, the university announced on Monday morning.

April 4, 2016
Brown's Dylan Molloy Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Dylan Molloy's brilliant second-half performance in Brown's blowout win over Princeton earned him Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week honors.

April 4, 2016
Maryland's Taylor Cummings Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Two-time Tewaaraton winner Taylor Cummings turned it up a notch last week, putting up big-time numbers against Northwestern and Cornell to earn Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week honors.

April 4, 2016
Brown No. 1 in First MD1 RPI Release of 2016
No. 3 Brown is No. 1 according to the numbers, with Maryland, Yale, Notre Dame and Denver in the Top 5 of the RPI for DI men's lacrosse, released today by the NCAA.

April 3, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: Denver Back on Track
The fourth-ranked Pioneers got back in the win column with a dominant victory on the road at Georgetown. That and more in Patrick Stevens' weekend rewind.

April 3, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: Terps Widening the Gap?
There were some upsets this weekend, but top-ranked Maryland made a case that it is widening the gap between itself and the rest of the field. Even scarier? Senior Taylor Cummings looks to be hitting her stride.

April 3, 2016
Schreiner's Big Day Leads Penn State Past Ohio State
Penn State goalie Will Schreiner had a career-high 15 saves, including six in the fourth quarter to help Penn State move its win streak to two games.

April 3, 2016
Corcoran's OT Goal Propels Penn Past Northwestern
Nina Corcoran scored her only goal of the game 58 seconds into overtime to give No. 20 Penn a 14-13 win over the No. 13 Northwestern, its first win in the series since 2008.

April 3, 2016
UNC's Offense Still Sizzles Without Holman, Ferrucci
On the same day coach Jenny Levy confirmed that Sydney Holman and Olivia Ferrucci are out for the season, North Carolina showed no ill effects in a 14-8 win over Notre Dame.

April 3, 2016
Treanor Has Her Way in Syracuse Win over Duke
Whether Kayla Treanor was distributing the ball or burying it in the back of the net Sunday, Duke had no answer for Syracuse's Tewaaraton candidate in a 14-12 Orange win at the Carrier Dome.

April 2, 2016
Wannen, Maryland Bests Cornell in Battle of Unbeatens
Behind Caroline Wannen's team-high seven points, No. 1 Maryland tops No. 19 Cornell 17-9 to remain undefeated, handing the Big Red their first loss of the season.

April 2, 2016
Attack Anchors Rutgers Rout of Johns Hopkins
Scott Bieda, Jules Heningburg and Adam Charalambides combined for nine goals and eight assists to power the Scarlet Knights to a 16-9 victory over the visiting Blue Jays Saturday night.

April 2, 2016
Dominant Notre Dame Takes First WIn at Carrier Dome
Matt Kavanagh had a career-best nine points to pace an explosive effort by the No. 1 Fighting Irish, who took down Syracuse 17-7 on the road, Notre Dame's first win in 14 tries at the Carrier Dome.

April 2, 2016
Lehigh Nips Boston U. to Shake Up Patriot Race
Reid Weber scored three goals as unranked Lehigh beat No. 20 Boston University and leapfrogged the Terriers in the Patriot League standings in the process.

April 2, 2016
Women's Roundup: Ohio State Nips Rival Michigan
The Buckeyes survived a furious Michigan rally for a 10-9 victory to improve to 10-1 on the season, while Florida survived a scare from Temple and Navy downed Army in their first-ever matchup.

April 2, 2016
Virginia Hangs on to Upset Boston College
Virginia didn't make it easy, but the Cavaliers hung on to beat No. 8 Boston College 15-14 behind four goals each from Kasey Behr and Maggie Jackson.

April 2, 2016
Dominant Defense Powers Marquette Upset of Villanova
Goalie Cole Blazer made 13 saves as Marquette held the high-powered offense of No. 6 Villanova at bay in an 11-3 win at home. The Golden Eagles improved to 6-1 with the win.

April 2, 2016
Yale Overcomes Five-Goal Deficit, Beats Penn in OT
Ben Reeves scored the game-winning goal in the first overtime, sealing Yale's comeback victory over Penn to stay undefeated on the season.

April 2, 2016
#LMLive GameDay: ACC Still Boasts the Best
So much for this being a down year for the ACC. Is there ever such a thing? Follow Saturday's showdowns here and using the hashtag #LMLive.

April 1, 2016
Women's Weekend Watch: Battle of Unbeatens
No. 1 Maryland and No. 19 Cornell meet Saturday night in College Park to defend their untouched records. A win for Cornell would mark the second time it has defeated the reigning national champion.

April 1, 2016
North Carolina Outlasts Duke in OT Slugfest
Steve Pontrello scored a career-high six goals, backup goalie Colin Reder made a huge save in overtime and Patrick Kelly won it for North Carolina, which negated an epic performance by Myles Jones with a 17-16 victory over Duke on Friday.

April 1, 2016
NCAA Notes: Maryland Steers Clear of Mid-Week Curse
Maryland coach John Tillman has seen some things. The Terps' win over Drexel on a Tuesday night a few weeks ago is more impressive than probably imagined.

April 1, 2016
Weekend Watch: Conference Battles Heat Up
There are four juicy conference battles of note this weekend across the ACC, Ivy League and Big Ten. Corey McLaughlin previews the slate.

March 31, 2016
McAnaney: Battle for Virginia Set for Saturday
Richmond's rapid ascention to the Top 20 sets the stage for a huge home game against Virginia in prime time on Saturday. Can the Spiders deal the Cavaliers playoff hopes a blow and claim supremacy in the Commonwealth?

March 31, 2016
MD2 Notebook: Rollins Riding High After Topping Saint Leo
Into the Top 15 after coming back to defeat Saint Leo in Sunshine State action, Rollins is reaping the benefits of hard work.

March 31, 2016
Maryland Show Class in win Over Northwestern
Taylor Cummings and Megan Whittle combined for nine goals to lead Maryland to their fourth straight win over Northwestern, improving to 9-0 on the season.

March 31, 2016
Division I Men Midseason Awards, All-Americans
Look this exercise over and you’ll see a decent amount of Brown. It reflects the year the undefeated Bears have put together so far and also the potential that they have moving forward.

March 31, 2016
WD3 Notes: Salisbury Carries New Mentality to 2016
After its streak of two straight national titles was snapped in a NCAA second round loss last season, Salisbury is looking to get back to the top again.

March 31, 2016
HS Notebook: Bishop Ireton Surprises After Heavy Losses
After graduating five starters, including leaders on both sides of the field, Bishop Ireton has "pleasantly surprised" with an unbeaten start in 2016.

March 31, 2016
Opportunity Knocks in April for Unbeaten Cornell
One of three remaining unbeaten teams, Cornell may be untested at this point, but April will tell a different story with five games against Top 20 teams this month.

March 31, 2016
MCLA Notebook: Midseason MCLA DI Bracketology
Who will be on the road to UC Irvine in May? We take a look at the playoff races across Division I at the mid-season.

March 31, 2016
NLL Notes: Opponents And Business Partners
The NLL is a business, and sometimes, the wires get crossed. Like when Shawn Evans and Brad Self play as foes on the floor while simultaneously operating their camp business during down time.

March 30, 2016
Division I Women Mid-Season Awards, All-Americans
No. 1 Maryland leads the mid-season awards as Lacrosse Magazine takes a look back on performances during the first half of the 2016 season.

March 30, 2016
WD2 Notes: Pace Off to Hot Start in its Second Season
Coach Michael Spinner went 5-11 with a group of 20 freshmen in 2015, but has led the Setters to a 5-1 record in the program's second season.

March 30, 2016
Last-Second Goal Sends RIT Past Middlebury
Braden Wallace's goal with 5.8 seconds left sealed RIT's comeback win over Middlebury at the Carrier Dome on Wednesday.

March 30, 2016
Darcey's Spirit Remains Present as Schreiner Takes Reins
While sophomore goalie Will Schreiner earned the starting position Connor Darcey once held before dying nearly 10 months ago in a tragic car accident, Penn State continues to play with a Darcey-like spirit, stunning defending NCAA champion Denver 15-10.

March 30, 2016
Vero Beach's Ellis Named Epoch/LM HSG Player of Week
It's been a tough stretch for Vero Beach (Fla.), but sophomore Maddie Ellis helped launch the Fighting Indians into the Top 25, earning Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine High School Girls' Player of the Week honors.

March 30, 2016
Calvert Hall's Bugliosi Named Epoch/LM HSB Player of Week
Calvert Hall (Md.) made a big jump in the Nike/Lacrosse Magazine National High School Boys' Top 25 this week to become the third team in three weeks to hold the No. 1 spot. J.T. Bugliosi had a key hand in that.

March 30, 2016
Give and Go: Zach Currier
The one-time NHL prospect turned Princeton midfielder never forgets his Canadian roots.

March 29, 2016
Brown Dominates Villanova To Stay Unbeaten
It was business as usual for Brown, even against what was thought to be its toughest opponent of the season. The Bears rolled to an 19-8 win at Villanova on Tuesday.

March 29, 2016
Nike/LM HS Girls' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Bishop Ireton (Va.) improved to 5-0 with a win over Agnes Irwin (Pa.) to move up to No. 6 in this week's Nike/Lacrosse Magazine High School Girls' National Top 25, while Vero Beach (Fla.) reenters the national picture.

March 29, 2016
MD3 Notes: RIT "Hosts" Middlebury in Big-Stage Showdown
The Carrier Dome plays host to a key DIII men's tilt Wednesday, as No. 2 RIT takes on No. 9 Middlebury in one of many small college contests played on the biggest stages in the game.

March 29, 2016
Nike/LM HS Boys' National Top 25, Regional Top 10s
Smithtown East (N.Y.) jumps into the Top 10 after a big season-opening win over Massapequa (N.Y.) in a 17-16 shootout, while Calvert Hall (Md.) takes over the No. 1 spot after another wild week.

March 29, 2016
Stony Brook Restores Identity, Returns to Title Talks
After upsetting then-No. 8 Stanford this past weekend with a healthy roster – its first win over a ranked opponent – Stony Brook is once again factored into the national conversation as an NCAA title contender.

March 29, 2016
'Time, Room, Bullseye Podcast' with Eamon McAnaney
ESPN's Eamon McAnaney catches up with Hall of Fame coach Roy Simmons Jr. on the eve of Syracuse's 100-year celebration this weekend in central New York.

March 28, 2016
Mammoth Goaltender, NLL Defend Open-Floor Hit
Colorado Mammoth goaltender Alexis Buque says his hit on Calgary forward Karsen Leung during a game Saturday was a clean play — the video of which has gone viral — and the NLL is backing him up.

March 28, 2016
Duke's Deemer Class Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
Senior midfielder Deemer Class’ seven-goal, two-assist performance in Duke’s 16-15 win over Syracuse in overtime has earned him Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week honors.

March 28, 2016
Dartmouth's Jaclyn Leto Named Epoch/LM Player of Week
After scoring six goals and causing a crucial last-second turnover in Dartmouth's 10-9 upset of Penn, senior midfielder Jaclyn Leto is the Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week.

March 28, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: Where Does Penn State's Big Leap Lead?
Penn State knocked off top-ranked Denver on Saturday, and coach Jeff Tambroni was happy to see smiles from the Nittany Lions after a rough nine months.

March 27, 2016
Weekend Takeaways: Learning From a Loss
Sometimes a loss isn't the whole story. Boston College and Notre Dame were two teams that may have improved their stock despite suffering losses over the weekend.

March 27, 2016
Virginia Outlasts Johns Hopkins in Overtime Classic
Mike D'Amario's winner on the first possession of overtime capped a wild game of runs between two of college lacrosse's biggest rivals.

March 26, 2016
Penn State Dominates to Hand No. 1 Denver First Loss
Penn State ended Denver's 20-game win streak, outscoring the Pioneers 10-4 in the second and third quarters en route to a 15-10 win in Texas.

March 26, 2016
Duke Downs Virginia for Fourth Straight Win
Duke improved to 3-0 in the ACC with an 11-8 victory over Virginia, the Blue Devils fourth straight victory. Kyra Harney had four goals and Maddie Crutchfield had three.

March 26, 2016
Women's Roundup: Stony Brook Gets Signature Win
Stony Brook beat Stanford for a Top 10 win, Maryland wins on and off the field and Princeton escaped an upset bid from Harvard.

March 26, 2016
Class Scores Seven in Duke's OT Win over Syracuse
Deemer Class scored a career-high seven goals, sparking a furious fourth-quarter rally, and Chad Cohan scored in overtime to lift Duke to a much-needed 16-15 win Saturday over Syracuse.

March 26, 2016
UNC Survives BC's Comeback, Nets Third One-Goal Win
For its third one-goal win in its past four games with a game-opening 6-0 run, No. 3 North Carolina survives the Eagles' 6-1 comeback spanning halftime to win 13-12.

March 26, 2016
Puzzle Pieces Fit Nicely for Maryland in Win Over Heels
As much as Matt Rambo’s four goals and Connor Kelly’s second career hat trick stand out on the surface, the pivotal part of the Terrapins’ 11-8 defeat of North Carolina was how well the pieces in their offense functioned together en route to a fourth consecutive victory.