2013 Preview: Chesapeake Bayhawks

The champs are back. Not a whole lot of changes on this team as they look locked and loaded for a run at another title. What's Changed?: Not much. The key pieces for this team (Kip Turner, Kyle Dixon, etc.) are all back. Dave Cottle's squad has maintained the status quo in pursuit of the […]

2013 Preview: Denver Outlaws

The boys out west certainly had one of the more interesting off seasons. Mark Matthews is among the list of players no longer in the Mile High City. Those losses might make it more difficult to make it back to the championship game.  What's Changed?: The loss of youth. This is sort of the anti-New […]

2013 Preview: Boston Cannons

It was all set up fror Boston last season. Championship weekend was in Boston, Paul Rabil was coming off an outstanding regualr season and back-to-back titles looked within reach. That is, until Cheskapeake showed up and knocked the Cannons out in the semifinals What's Changed?: Not much. If you're going to mention something, I guess […]

2013 Preview: New York Lizards

New York looked like it was on it's way to the MLL Championship last season and then Denver had a comeback for the ages in the semifinals. Can the Lizards take the next step? What's Changed?: Mark Matthews, that's what. In that game championship weekend, Matthews tallied five points, unfortunatley for New York, it was […]

2013 Preview: Rochester Rattlers

Rochester squandered away a chance at the playoffs down the stretch last season. No major changes to the roster going into 2013, either. Will that hurt the Rattlers chances at getting to championship weekend? What's Changed?: Like I said, not much. Many of the same pieces (Striebal, Boyle, etc.) are still in tact, but the team […]

2013 Preview: Charlotte Hounds

No longer noobs to the MLL scene. Here's the season outlook for the Charlotte Hounds. What's Changed : A huge addition for Charlotte this offseason was adding Peet Poillon. The middie was picked up in a trade with Denver in Septemeber. Last season with the Outlaws, he tallied 40 points and 24 goals, including three 2-pointers. […]

2013 Preview: Hamilton Nationals

New year, new look for the only MLL team north of the border.  What's Changed: The coaching staff. Regy Thorpe and Gary Gait are gone. Re-enter Dave Huntley, the former coach of the Toronto Nationals, now back with the organization as this year's new headman. He's worked with plenty of Canadian teams in his coaching […]

2013 Preview: Ohio Machine

By ROBERT BACAJ (Editor-in-Chief) – After a two-win inaugural season, Ohio was one of the most active teams in the offseason, making moves for a better 2013. With the first game just about two weeks away, let's break down how the team looks entering its second season. Biggest Area of Concern: Goaltending. Ohio has a […]

Best Undrafted Players

By ROBERT BACAJ (Editor-in-Chief) – It's hard to believe, but we're only a month away from conference tournament weekend in college lacrosse. Now that we're past the halfway point — not to mention MLL play starts this month — it's time to take a look at the top college players that weren't drafted last January.  Andrew […]

LTW To Resume With MLL Season

Lacrosse The Web apologizes for the lack of coverage over the past few months. But — like the old man in Monty Python's Holy Grail — we're not dead yet! LTW is scaling back its coverage to be Major League Lacrosse specific. Thus, you can follow our twitter (@LacrosseTheWeb) for extensive coverage and check back […]

NALL Draft Tonight

League Press Release   The North American Lacrosse League has announced that it will be holding it's 2013 draft on Monday, October 29th at 6pm ET. First year teams the Baltimore Bombers and Rhode Island Kingfish will join the Kentucky Stickhorses and Boston Rockhoppers in selecting players for the 2013 squads. Fans can follow along […]

Three Games to Watch on Notre Dame’s Schedule

  Another NCAA lacrosse schedule is released. Notre Dame’s 2013 slate includes games it should win such as Ohio State, Rutgers and Marquette, but it also has few games that will test the Irish. Here’s three games to watch for UND next season.   February 16th vs. Duke-Notre Dame has played Duke to open the […]

How Penn State Can Take the Next Step

Penn State was right on the cusp of an NCAA tournament appearance last season. The Nittany Lions had some impressive wins on their resume including Notre Dame and Villanova. Now, they lose their leading scorer Matthew Mackrides and top a top midfielder in Ryan Link, but bring back goalie Austin Kaut and  D-middie Jack Donnelly. […]

Washington Announces Captains

The Washington Stealth have announced three captains for the upcoming season. Kyle Sorensen has been given the 'C,' while Rhys Duch and Mike Grimes have been named assistant captains. Sorensen enters his seventh year with the Stealth having already been an assistant captain.  "It's pretty special to have the opportunity to wear the 'C' for the […]

Washington Captain Retires, Joins Coaching Staff

Team Press Release   The National Lacrosse League’s Washington Stealth made its move to the Pacific Northwest prior to the 2010 season. Over the last three seasons, only one man has donned the captain’s “C”: defenseman Jason Bloom. Today, Bloom has announced that he is retiring from the NLL after six seasons. Bloom will remain a member of […]