Saint Joseph's co-captains Chris Blewitt and Mike Rastivo have been named to the Senior CLASS Award All-American Second Team, as voted on by fans, media, and Division I head coaches and announced by organization officials on Thursday afternoon. With the pair of Hawk selections, Saint Joseph's is the only program to be represented twice among the First and Second Teams.
Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse senior attackman Chris Blewitt has been voted onto the 2018 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Men's At-Large First Team for District 2 in a vote conducted by Sports Information Directors, it was announced on Thursday afternoon. First Team Academic All-District honorees advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team ballot, where first-, second-, and third-team All-America honorees will be selected later this month.
Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse senior goalkeeper Pat Dallon has been selected one of three finalists for the 2018 Yeardley Reynolds Love Unsung Hero Award, it was announced by the One Love Foundation on Tuesday afternoon.
Tyson Gibson scored the game-winning goal with 10 seconds remaining in overtime as the No. 20 Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse squad dropped a 9-8 heartbreaker to Robert Morris in the Northeast Conference Championship title game on Saturday afternoon on Sweeney Field. The Hawks close their season at 11-4 overall after claiming the 2018 NEC regular-season title with a 6-0 record in league play.
The top-seeded Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse squad (11-3, 6-0 NEC) will face third-seeded Robert Morris (11-4, 4-2 NEC) in the 2018 Northeast Conference Championship title game this Saturday, May 5. Opening face-off is set for noon on Sweeney Field. The winner of the game will receive the NEC's automatic berth into the 2018 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship.
PHILADELPHIA - Tied 8-8 entering the fourth quarter, the #20 Hawks scored three of the final four goals of the game as the top-seeded Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse team earned an 11-9 win over fourth-seeded Sacred Heart in the Northeast Conference Championship semifinals on Thursday afternoon on Sweeney Field.
Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse head coach Taylor Wray was voted the Northeast Conference Coach of the Year for the fourth time in the last five years and the veteran trio of senior attackman Chris Blewitt, senior midfielder Kyle Cain, and senior long stick midfielder Austin Smith were tabbed NEC First Team selections as top-seeded Saint Joseph's saw eight Hawks earn nine conference honors, as voted on by the league's head coaches and revealed at the NEC Men's Lacrosse pre-tournament banquet in Philadelphia on Wednesday evening. Graduate student attackman Mike Rastivo, senior midfielder Hayes McGinley, and redshirt freshman goalkeeper Mike Adler were named to the All-Conference Second Team while Adler, freshman attackman Shane Fable, and redshirt freshman midfielder Nicholas Vernacchio earned spots on the All-Rookie Team.
Redshirt freshman goalkeeper Mike Adler has been named to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association's Division I Team of the Week for the second time this season, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon.
The top-seeded Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse squad (10-3, 6-0 NEC) will host fourth-seeded Sacred Heart (7-7, 3-3 NEC) in the 2018 Northeast Conference Championship semifinals this Thursday, May 3. Opening face-off is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Sweeney Field.
After backstopping the Hawks to their 10th consecutive win and the 2018 Northeast Conference regular-season title in the form of an 8-7 victory over then-#18/20 Robert Morris this weekend, Saint Joseph's redshirt freshman goalkeeper Mike Adler has been tabbed the NEC Men's Lacrosse Co-Defensive Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, the league office announced on Monday afternoon.
Saint Joseph's will host the 2018 Northeast Conference Men's Lacrosse Championship this upcoming Thursday, May 3 and Saturday, May 5. The semifinal games and championship game will be played on Sweeney Field.
On the heels of an 8-7 win over then-#18/20 Robert Morris over the weekend which earned the Hawks their program-record 10th consecutive win of the spring, the Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse squad is ranked 20th in this week's Inside Lacrosse Maverik Lacrosse Division I Media Poll and United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division I Coaches Poll, it was announced on Monday morning. The national ranking(s) marks the first in the 25-year history of the program.