U.S. National Team Weekend Roundup
US Lacrosse's Nathaniel Badder
oversees all aspects of — except for coaching and playing on
— the four U.S. national teams. And he monitors Team USA
players' in the college game as well. Here's a roundup of notable
weekend performances from U.S. national teamers.
Top-Ranked Maryland Bounces Stony
Team USA members shined in Maryland's 11-3 win over Stony Brook
– 2013 U.S. Team midfielders Katie Schwarzmann (1g, 1a) and
Kelly McPartland (1g, 1a) starred on offense, and 2012 U.S. Women's
Team defender Iliana Sanza anchored the D with three caused
turnovers and three groundballs.
Duke Defense Blockades Navy
2011 U19 Team Midfielder Maddy Acton followed her first round
game-winner against Princeton with another goal in Duke's second
round win over Navy. U19 teammate Taylor Trimble added a hat trick
and one assist, and goalie Kelsey Duryea posted 10 saves in the
Florida Downs Denver
2012 U.S. Team attacker Brittany Dashiell (3a) set the table and
2011 U19 Training Team midfielder Shannon Gilroy (4g) drove them
home as Florida pounced on Denver 16-5. 2012 Senior Team goalie
Mikey Meagher wards off 9 shots in the win.
UNC Topples Loyola
2011 U.S. Team attacker Kara Cannizzarro posts 5g, 2a as UNC
toppled Loyola 19-9.
Penn State Gets Past UMass
2011 U19 Team midfielder Tatum Coffey scored her 28th goal of the
season as Penn State took down Massachusetts 12-9.
Treanor has Big Game for Syracuse
2011 U19 Team attacker Kayla Treanor notched 5g, 2a as Syracuse
rolled past Dartmouth 21-8, and set the table for a quarterfinal
rematch with Florida.
Buczek Helps Cornell Down
2012 U19 Team attackman/midfielder Connor Buczek chipped in 1g, 1a
as Cornell downed Maryland 16-8. U19 Teammate Charlie Raffa notched
goal for the Terps in the loss.
Turri Stands Tall for Duke
2012 U19 Team goalie Kyle Turri made 13 saves as Duke knocked off
defending champion Loyola 12-11 in double overtime.
Pontrello Gets on Board in UNC
2012 U19 Team midfielder Stephen Pontrello pockets 2 goals as North
Carolina downed Lehigh 16-7.
Kavanagh Leads Irish to Comeback
2012 U19 Team attackman Matt Kavanaugh lead a fourth quarter charge
and netted 4 goals as Notre Dame narrowly escaped a first round
upset at the hands of Detroit Mercy 9-7.
Nathaniel oversees all aspects of – except for coaching and
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