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The Rutgers women’s lacrosse team honored its senior class on Saturday, in what ended up being the only pleasant time of the night for the Knights.The Scarlet Knights (7-6, 1-2) were beaten down hard this weekend by No. 1 Maryland (13-0, 3-0), in the final game of a four-game home stand.
The Rutgers men's lacrosse team needed a bounce-back performance on Saturday against Michigan in order to secure its first Big Ten win of the season.The No. 13 Scarlet Knights did that -- and some -- as they took the Wolverines behind the woodshed in a XX-X victory in Ann Arbor.The story of the day was super-freshman Kieran Mullins, who scored a career-high 8 goals and also added an assist for good measure, outscoring the entire Michigan team by himself with X goal to spare.After two straight losses, there were many questions surrounding this Rutgers team -- falling 12 spots in the national rankings after holding the top spot for the first time in school history -- including consistency in faceoffs, getting shots off and clearing the ball efficienctly.Junior Joe Francisco was having everything his way at the "X," going over 86 percent in 22 opportunities.
After being brought back down to earth last weekend after going 5-1 in their last six games, the Rutgers women’s lacrosse team has itself an uphill battle this Saturday, as the top ranked team in the nation makes a visit to Piscataway.The Scarlet Knights (7-5, 1-1) will face off against No. 1 Maryland (12-0, 2-0) this Saturday at 7p.m.
Currently on a two-game losing streak and set to play in its fourth consecutive road game, the Rutgers men’s lacrosse team needs something good to happen.That opportunity comes on Saturday, as the No. 13 Scarlet Knights (8-2, 0-1) will visit the historic “Big House” for a Big Ten contest against Michigan (8-2, 0-1).After falling to No. 11 Johns Hopkins last Friday by a score of 12-6, Rutgers has dropped to a middle-of-the-pack team after being ranked No. 1 just two weeks ago.
Coming into Saturday’s game looking to match its season high three-game win streak, the Rutgers women’s lacrosse team had its hands full with the opponent standing in their way of that feat.The Scarlet Knights (7-5, 1-1) fell to No. 7 Cornell (7-1, 3-0) and had their win streak snapped in their third straight game at High Point Solutions Stadium.The game got off to a slow start offensively for both teams, as they were each provided with solid efforts from their defenses.
On a cold, rainy night in Baltimore, Maryland, the Rutgers men's lacrosse team ran into one of the hottest players -- and teams in the country.
The Rutgers women’s lacrosse team is red hot as of late, which is perfect timing, as it gets set to face off against a highly-ranked ivy league opponent this weekend.The Scarlet Knights (7-4, 1-1) are facing off against the Cornell Big Red (6-1, 3-0), the No. 10 ranked team in the nation, this Saturday afternoon in their third straight game in Piscataway.
Looking to rebound from it first loss of the season at the hands of Delaware, the Rutgers men’s lacrosse team will head to Baltimore for a Friday night contest against No. 13 Johns Hopkins (5-3) in what will be the Big Ten opener for both teams.
Coming into Tuesday night’s game winner of four of its last five games, the Rutgers women’s lacrosse team continued its hot play in its second straight home game.The Scarlet Knights (7-4, 1-1) crushed Niagara (4-5) in one of Rutgers’ best games of the season.
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Taking a break from conference action, the Rutgers women’s lacrosse team will continue its home-stand this Tuesday at High Point Solutions Stadium with a midweek game against Niagara.The Scarlet Knights (6-4, 1-1) will be facing a Purple Eagles (4-4, 1-0) team that will try and take out Rutgers on the road after playing two games in just three days.Rutgers comes into Tuesday night’s game winners of four of its last five and looking for even more, hoping to prove itself worthy of joining the NCAA rankings.The Knights played the Ohio State Buckeyes on Friday in their first game of a four-game home stretch.
In another dominating performance this season, the Rutgers women’s lacrosse team beat down on Ohio State and made it three straight victories against the visiting squad.The Scarlet Knights (6-4, 1-1) took on the Buckeyes (6-6, 0-2) at High Solutions Stadium last Friday, starting off a four-game home stand with a big win over their conference rival.The Knights have now beaten Ohio State three straight times, dating back to two overtimes wins, including a tough one in the first round of the 2016 Big Ten tournament.Although Rutgers won the initial draw control of the game, Ohio State struck first with the first goal just 2:17 into the game.“It starts from the draw, really fighting for draw control, which is such an important aspect of our game,” said head coach Laura Brand-Sias.
NEWARK, Del. -- It was a perfect day for lacrosse. But the Rutgers men's lacrosse team had anything but that.A lacrosse game is four quarters long, so when the No. 1 Scarlet Knights (8-1) only put together one good period, they set themselves up for a disappointing 13-9 at the hands of unranked Delaware (7-3).After senior midfielder Jeff George fired in a goal to open up the game, the Blue Hens came out with an intensity that Rutgers simply could not match.
Saturday marks the first time in history the Rutgers men’s lacrosse team will take the field as the top-ranked team in the country.
Welcome to the third edition of the Rutgers Roundup.Due to a pause for Spring Break, this roundup will discuss the major events of the last two weeks, a frame of time chock full of historic milestones.
After a tough loss to their highest ranked opponent yet, the Rutgers women’s lacrosse team hopes to bounce back this weekend in their second straight Big Ten matchup.The Scarlet Knights (5-4, 0,1) kick off a four-game home-stand this Friday night, where they will face off with another conference rival, the Ohio State Buckeyes (6-5, 0-1). Both the Scarlet Knights and the Buckeyes will try and pick up their first conference wins of the season.Friday’s matchup will be the fifth matchup between the teams in the last three seasons.
The Rutgers women’s lacrosse team saw its longest win streak of the season snapped this weekend, as they faced off against the No. 9/8 Penn State Nittany Lions in their first Big Ten match of the season.A red hot Scarlet Knights team (5-4, 0-1) traveled to University Park, Pennsylvania to take on the Nittany Lions (8-1, 1-0) on Saturday, riding a three game win streak, which included taking down No. 12 James Madison University and then defeating Manhattan College at home after the weather ended the game early and the Knights firmly in the lead.The Knights took down JMU 12-9, in Harrisonburg, Virginia for their best win of the season.
Week in and week out, the Rutgers men's lacrosse team has proven that last year's historic season was no fluke.In this week's Inside Lacrosse Media Poll, the Scarlet Knights (8-0) came in at the top spot, ahead of perennial power Notre Dame and fellow Big Ten teams Penn State and Ohio State.While Penn State (11) and Notre Dame (10) both received more first place votes than Rutgers (7), the Knights still found themselves with the top ranking, mainly due to strong wins against No. 8 Army and No. 13 Princeton.Rutgers is in the midst of a seven-day rest period before hitting the road for a contest at Delaware (x-x). That game will conclude the Knights' nonconference slate, and although there stands to be a great chance they finish 9-0, a brutal Big Ten schedule awaits them.As it stands now, every team in the Big Ten is ranked, with Rutgers' schedule starting off with a road test at No. 17 Johns Hopkins on March 31.
The Cup is coming home. For the first time since 2005, the Rutgers men’s lacrosse team has beaten Princeton and claimed the Meistrell Cup as its own.
The Rutgers men’s lacrosse team was out for revenge on Friday night and got a whole lot more.The No. 8 Scarlet Knights (6-0) avenged last year’s 15-9 loss to now-No. 14 Stony Brook with a 17-4 thrashing of the Seawolves (5-1).When asked if the team had a revenge mindset after last year’s loss, junior defender Michael Rexrode summed it up about as concise as possible.“Aw heck yea,” he said.This year’s senior class had played Stony Brook three times going into Saturday night’s game and had lost all three.