[8/8] Denver Downs [RV/-] Air Force 11-4 in Season Opener 2/9/19

February 9, 2019

[MEDIA RELEASE] Featured Image Photo Credit:   Carol MacKay Ellis Geis nets hat trick and Brett Boos goes 15-for-19 from the dot in their collegiate debuts DENVER – The [8/8] University of Denver men’s lacrosse team defeated [RV/-] Air Force 11-4 on Saturday afternoon at Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium. Freshman Ellis Geis (Tustin, Calif.) netted a hat trick in the first two and a half quarters of his collegiate career, while…


Denver Picked to Win Sixth-Straight BIG EAST Regular Season Crown 2019

January 24, 2019

DENVER MEN’S LACROSSE NEWS [MEDIA RELEASE] Wednesday, January 23, 2019 Feature Image Photo Credit:  Di Miller Walker and Gaines earn BIG EAST preseason player of the year honors NEW YORK – The University of Denver men’s lacrosse team, Presented by Your Hometown Toyota Stores, has been selected as the preseason favorite to win its sixth-straight BIG EAST Regular Season title, the conference office released in a poll of the league’s…


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…