| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:31 AM
Late in No. 2 Loyola’s 10-9 decision over Georgetown on Tuesday night, the score was knotted at 9-9, and the Greyhounds had the ball. The starting attack and midfield were on the field – with one exception.
Pat Laconi was a part of the...
| May 4, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Unlike a year ago, when the Johns Hopkins men’s lacrosse team was left out of the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1971, nerves were not an issue when this year's 18-team field was unveiled Sunday night.
“We had one year away from...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:52 PM
In a move that will surprise no one, Loyola Maryland defenseman Joe Fletcher has spent a considerable amount of time watching film of Albany attackman Lyle Thompson, and the Greyhounds senior knows that the tape doesn’t lie.
He also knows that the...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:09 PM
It will be interesting to see how Loyola Maryland defends Albany this weekend in their NCAA men's lacrosse tournament first-round game and how that might change the Greyhounds offense.
The Great Danes have the Thompson trio -- attackmen Miles (74 goals,...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:53 PM
About 30 minutes after the Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse team had wrapped up a 13-8 victory over visiting Albany on April 4, three players were still standing on the Homewood Field turf, signing autographs and posing for pictures with fans.
That trio did...
| May 10, 2014
| 2:52 PM
One minute and 46 seconds were left in the game when Albany delivered another magic moment. Attackman Miles Thompson threw a quick pass to younger brother Lyle, who hurled a pass across the crease to cousin Ty Thompson, who flicked in a goal.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 11:40 AM
When Maryland earned the No. 1 ranking earlier this month after knocking off then-No. 1 and reigning national champion Duke, Terps coach John Tillman deflected the accolade by saying that he preferred to be the best team in May and by admitting that he...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:52 AM
Loyola Maryland has been ranked No. 1, played in a number of NCAA tournaments, and even captured a national championship in 2012. But for the first time in school history, the team will host a conference tournament this season.
As a reward for being the...
| May 3, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Loyola Maryland coach Charley Toomey and Johns Hopkins coach Dave Pietramala said Saturday's game will not be the last between their programs even though the Blue Jays' schedule will change as it joins the Big Ten next season.
There have already been...
| May 3, 2014
| 2:19 PM
If this was a statement game, then No. 1 Loyola Maryland left a great impression on No. 6 Johns Hopkins and the rest of the college lacrosse world.
The Greyhounds trailed early, rallied in the middle and then put away the Blue Jays down the stretch in a...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 9:29 AM
On a team headed by stars like senior defenseman Joe Fletcher, senior attackman Justin Ward and junior attackman Nikko Pontrello, Pat Laconi tends not to draw the limelight.
And the Loyola Maryland senior defensive midfielder, who leads all Division I...