BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College Senior Director of Athletics and Athletic Advancement Mike Lynch announced the hiring of Rocky Batty as the new head men's lacrosse coach on Wednesday. Batty replaces Brendan Gorman, who resigned in May after leading the program for nine seasons.
HOBOKEN, N.J. - May 9, 2018 - The Springfield College men's lacrosse team had a five-goal third-quarter lead slip away as No. 14 Stevens rallied for a 10-9 overtime victory in the NCAA Division III Championship Second Round at DeBaun Athletic Complete on Wednesday evening.
WESTWOOD, Mass. - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2018 Men's Lacrosse All-Conference Team and major honors on Tuesday morning. Two of the leagues top goalkeepers, Springfield's Jake Reynolds and Coast Guard's Trey Johnson shared the Defensive Player of the Year honors while MIT's Graham Davis took home Athlete of the Year with his teammate Luke Gianni being named the Rookie of the Year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - May 6, 2018 - The Springfield College men's lacrosse team will hit the road to take on Stevens in the NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse Championship Second Round on Wednesday, May 9.
NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Springfield College men's lacrosse team took a 6-2 advantage into the half and turned in an 11-7 victory over Coast Guard in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship at Cadet Memorial Field on Saturday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Springfield College's Tom Hurley (Goffstown, N.H.) found the back of the cage in transition with 37 seconds left in overtime to propel the Pride to a 12-11 win over Babson in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Semifinals on Wednesday afternoon at Stagg Field.
NEW LONDON, Conn. – Junior Benner Geurtsen and freshman Will Iorio combined for 13 points as Coast Guard punched their ticket to the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship by topping MIT 17-9 Wednesday evening.
Vail continued his torrid offensive stretch as he turned in 11 points along with three ground balls this week in leading Springfield to a pair of NEWMAC victories that helped them claim a share of the regular season title. Johnson and the Bears picked up a pair of wins including a win over Babson, previously unbeaten in NEWMAC play, to win a share of the regular season championship for the first time in program history.
WESTWOOD, Mass. – The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the seeds for the 2018 Men's Lacrosse Championship on Saturday afternoon. With a three way tie for first place and a share of the regular season title, NEWMAC tiebreaking procedures were done to determine to top three seeds. Coast Guard (6-1) received the No. 1 seed and will host a semifinal on Wednesday, May 2nd.
WESTWOOD, Mass. – The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) is pleased to announce the 2018 Men's Lacrosse Academic All-Conference Team. The NEWMAC men's lacrosse student-athletes totaled 35 honorees this year.
I was influenced by some teachers and coaches at my high school and felt that it would be a nice career — work with young people, teach and coach. I played four years of lacrosse at Massachusetts, was captain of the team and graduated in 1968. I was a physical education major.
Reynolds had a standout week between the pipes for a Springfield team that picked up wins over Coast Guard and MIT. Vail powered the Pride's offense to a pair of NEWMAC wins last week as he combined for four goals, three assists, and nine ground balls.
Sophomore Riley McNulty finished the week with nine goals and three assists including six goals in the program's first win over rival Merchant Marine Saturday afternoon. In a 1-0 week for Clark Philbin was a dominant factor in the NEWMAC victory over Wheaton on Saturday night. He won 15-of-19 face-offs, collected nine ground balls, and also recorded a goal for the Cougars.
Riley had seven goals, three assists and seven ground balls as the Bears recorded NEWMAC wins over MIT and Wheaton. Tague scooped up four ground balls and caused two turnovers as Babson rallied to defeat Springfield, 11-8, on Saturday.
Mishkind pumped in nine goals and added five ground balls and two caused turnovers in a 1-1 week for Babson. Junior Trey Johnson helped the Bears open up the NEWMAC schedule 1-0 as he allowed one second half goals in the 9-5 comeback victory over the Clark Cougars.
Morgan scored seven goals, while dishing out two assists in two games, helping the Lyons to a 2-0 week, extending their winning streak to five games. Junior Trey Johnson had a season high 13 saves in Coast Guard's 12-8 win over Maritime (N.Y.).
Vail put together a pair of standout showings in leading Springfield to a pair of wins last week. Cunnington was sensational in leading Springfield to a pair of non-conference wins last week. Cunnington was sensational in leading Springfield to a pair of non-conference wins last week.
Sophomore Riley McNulty finished the week with a team high nine points including four goals and an assists leading all scorers in Coast Guard's 10-9 OT upset win over No. 2 Wesleyan. Junior Trey Johnson remained undefeated on the season with two victories including a 10-9 OT upset win over No. 2 Wesleyan.
Jared Brush started his junior season in style, scoring eight goals and assisting on three more in his first two games of the year. Junior Mike McCaslin led Coast Guard's defense to two dominating performances to open the 2018 season.
King led the Cougars in 2-0 in the opening weeks with 11 points and four ground balls. Reynolds anchored a defensive unit that held Nazareth to just one goal in the first half as Springfield stormed out to a six-goal advantage en route to the 10-8 win.
WESTWOOD, Mass. - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released the 2018 Men's Lacrosse Preseason Coaches' Poll on Thursday morning. After claiming the programs 10th consecutive conference crown last spring the Springfield Pride have been tabbed as the preseason favorites, claiming seven first place votes. Voting for the preseason poll is conducted by the head men's lacrosse coaches.
BUZZARDS BAY, Mass. - Members of both the Massachusetts Maritime men’s soccer and men’s lacrosse teams joined together on September 17th to raise monies and awareness during the 13th Annual MitoAction Energy Walk & 5K presented by Stealth BioTherapeutics that took place at DCR’s Mother’s Rest in South Boston. Nearly $82,000 was raised at the event in support of continuing research in the battle against mitochondrial disease, an inherited chronic illness that can be present at birth or develop later in life and afflicts about 1 in every 4,000 people.
BUZZARDS BAY, Mass. - Rick Bagby, who served for five seasons as an assistant coach at Babson College, has been named as Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach at Massachusetts Maritime. Bagby’s appointment, which is effective immediately, was confirmed earlier today by Buccaneer Director of Athletics Garin Veris.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Tyler O'Keefe has been named as the MIT men's lacrosse head coach, as announced by Julie Soriero, Director of Athletics. O'Keefe succeeds 43-year head coach Walter Alessi, who announced his retirement following the 2017 season. O'Keefe comes to MIT from Williams College (Mass.), where he has served as an assistant coach for the last two seasons.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Springfield College men's lacrosse team will hit the road to take on Amherst College in the NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse Championship Second Round on Wednesday, May 10 for 5 pm contest.
AMHERST, Mass. - The Springfield College men's lacrosse team was edged by 11th-ranked Amherst College, 14-11, in the NCAA Division III Championship Second Round at Pratt Field in Lehrman Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.
BOSTON, Mass. - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced the 2017 Men's Lacrosse All-Conference team and major award winners of Tuesday afternoon. Following impressive seasons on the field, MIT's Harris Stolzenberg and Springfield's Brendan Dooley have been named the Co-Athletes of the Year. Dooley has earned this honor for the second consecutive season. Also earning major honors is Springfield goalkeeper, Jake Reynolds who was named the Defensive Player of the Year while Coast Guard's Riley McNulty took home the Rookie of the Year nod.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - May 6, 2017 - The Springfield College men's lacrosse team poured in nine goals in the second quarter and never looked back as it defeated Clark University, 18-10, in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship on Stagg Field on Saturday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Springfield College men's lacrosse team closed out the game on an 11-4 run to defeat Babson College by a score of 12-8 in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Lacrosse Championship Semifinals on Stagg Field.
WORCESTER, Mass. – Nick Johnson (Amherst, Mass.) erupted for six goals – singlehandedly outscoring MIT himself – and second-seeded Clark University raced past the Engineers 13-5 in a New England Women's And Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) lacrosse semifinal on a chilly Wednesday evening.