Baptiste Named College Male Athlete of the Year by Colorado Sports HOF 1/8/19

January 9, 2019

DENVER MEN’S LACROSSE NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, January 8, 2019 The former Pioneer was just the sixth four-time first team USILA All-America pick in the history of the award DENVER – University of Denver men’s lacrosse faceoff specialist Trevor Baptiste has been named the 2018 Male College Athlete of the Year by the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame, the selection committee announced on Tuesday. Baptiste, along with other award…


Baptiste Named Finalist for 2018 Senior CLASS Award

April 6, 2018

DENVER MEN’S LACROSSE NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, April 5, 2018 Denver senior faceoff specialist named Denver’s third finalist in the last two years for prestigious award OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (DU/Senior CLASS) – Senior faceoff specialist Trevor Baptiste (Denville, N.J.) has been named a finalist for the 2018 Senior CLASS Award, the organization announced on Thursday. Fans are encouraged to vote for Baptiste now through May 14th by clicking here….


Pioneers Topple Air Force Advancing to Round Two 5/13/17

May 21, 2017

JJ Seaward, Beat Writer Denver University Lacrosse is Awesome For the first round of the NCAA Tournament, the No. 5 ranked University of Denver Pioneers would play host to the Air Force Falcons. The Pioneers used their home field advantage and came away victorious over the Falcons with a final score of 17-10. A number of players would play the


DU Pioneers Edge Out Villanova Wildcats 4/15/17

April 20, 2017

JJ Seaward, Beat Writer DU Pioneers Lacrosse is Awesome The Denver Pioneers (8-2) would continue to be successful against the Big East division, as they would defeat the Villanova Wildcats (6-5) by a final score of 16-11. In the victory, DU’s junior faceoff specialist Trevor Baptiste registered his first career hat-trick with the Pioneers. Along


First Round Clash Set for Sunday in the Mile High City 5/15/16

May 14, 2016

Opening Faceoff For a second-straight season, the Tigers advanced out of the Preliminary Round of the NCAA Division I Men’s Lacrosse Championship, drawing second-seeded, and defending national champion, Denver in the first round. The Tigers concluded their home schedule for the year with an 18-5 win over Hobart Wednesday.


#BIGEASTmlax Minute: Semifinals Set For Thursday on CBSSN 5/5/16

May 5, 2016

NEW YORK – NCAA Tournament berths are the storyline of the week as the 2016 BIG EAST Men’s Lacrosse Championship Presented by the Jeep starts up in Denver on Thursday, May 5. The semifinals, which start at 6:30 p.m. Eastern/4:30 p.m. local, will air on CBS Sports Network with Ben Holden on play-by-play and Evan Washburn as the analyst. No. 2 seed Marquette squares off with third-seeded Villanova in the…


Denver Women’s Lacrosse to Join BIG EAST for 2017 Season

May 3, 2016

The Pioneers will join Butler, Cincinnati, Connecticut, Florida, Georgetown, Marquette, Temple, Vanderbilt and Villanova for the 2017 season DENVER – The University of Denver women’s lacrosse team will move to the BIG EAST Conference for immediate competition in the 2017 season. The women’s lacrosse team will be the second Denver team in the BIG EAST along with


Baptiste Named BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week 4/25/16

April 25, 2016

Pioneers ranked No. 1 in both major polls on Monday NEW YORK – [1/1] University of Denver sophomore FOGO Trevor Baptiste (Denville, N.J.) has been named the BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced on Monday. Baptiste won 20 of his 23 faceoff attempts and picked up 11 ground balls in Denver’s 17-7 win over Providence on Saturday. The sophomore also netted his second goal of…


Snow Ball [3/3] Denver Tops St. John’s 17-10 4/16/16

April 17, 2016

Connor Cannizzaro scores five times in Denver’s 10th win of the campaign DENVER – The [3/3] University of Denver men’s lacrosse team battled snowy conditions for the second week in a row, to a 17-10 win over St. John’s Saturday afternoon at Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium. “The [grounds crew] guys were here at six and cleaned the field,” Bill Tierney said. “It goes back to when I thanked them after…


[4/4] Denver Opens BIG EAST Play with 17-4 Win over Georgetown

April 3, 2016

MEDIA RELEASE Cannizzaro tallied seven points in Denver’s 16th-straight BIG EAST win WASHINGTON – The [4/4] University of Denver men’s lacrosse team opened the second season in its 2016 campaign with a 17-4 victory over Georgetown in Denver’s BIG EAST opener on Saturday April 2, at Cooper Field. Denver had five different players score multiple goals for the fifth time since the start of the 2015 season. Junior Connor Cannizzaro…