It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Lax Year 5/28/18

May 28, 2018

Tom Coyne, Lacrosse Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome Lacrosse is awesome, especially this time of the year. The NCAA lacrosse Final Four occurs on Memorial Day weekend, and if you have cable TV you were able to watch some of the greatest lacrosse of the year.  Right from your favorite couch everyone was able to tune in on this great holiday to watch the 2018 NCAA Championship game between Yale and…


Young Guns Help Defeat the Undefeated 5/19/18

May 26, 2018

Di Miller, Beat Writer Denver Outlaws Lacrosse is Awesome On Saturday May 19, 2018 the previously undefeated Charlotte Hounds (4-1) headed to the Mile High City to face the Denver Outlaws (2-4).  On that cold night there were 2,665 die hard Outlaws fans on hand to watch their team and its rookies come out strong.  Denver was without veteran Jeremy Sieverts; Matt Kavanagh; and Shawn Evans.  Drew Snider barely made…


Machine Defend the Fortress 5/12/18

May 17, 2018

Tom Coyne, Beat Writer Dallas Rattlers Lacrosse is Awesome On May 12th the Ohio Machine (2-1) played host to the Dallas Rattlers (3-2) at the Fortress Obetz in Ohio. The Fortress is one of the MLL’s premier venues, built and billed as a lacrosse-only stadium. There were 2,068 Machine fans in attendance to watch their 2017 MLL Champions go head to head against the newest team in the league.  The…


Dallas Handles Boston from Start to Finish 5/5/2018

May 6, 2018

Justin Ivey, Beat Writer Boston Cannons Lacrosse is Awesome On Saturday, May 5 the Dallas Rattlers (3-1) visited Harvard Stadium to take on the Boston Cannons (0-3).  4,102 fans came out hoping to see Boston win in their first home game of the 2018 season.  The Cannons opened the season with two straight road losses and haven’t found their stride yet.  Dallas has started off extremely well, especially for a…


Rattlers Moving; Shaking; and Scoring 5/5/18

May 5, 2018

Tom Coyne, Beat Writer Dallas Rattlers Lacrosse is Awesome The MLL’s newest franchise, the Dallas Rattlers (2-1), have had a busy week, and will be back at it again tonight, when they travel to Boston to face the Cannons (0-2) at Harvard Stadium.  On Friday April 27, they were in Charlotte to play the Hounds, the team that dismantled the Cannons 25-7 in their season opener.  Dallas managed to score 12…


Atlanta Flexes Their Offense Against Boston 4/28/2018

May 5, 2018

John Zumbado, Beat Writer Atlanta Blaze Lacrosse is Awesome The Atlanta Blaze (1-1) won their first game of the 2018 season with a 19-12 win over the Boston Cannons (0-2) at Fifth Third Bank Stadium on Saturday, April 28, 2018, in front of an energetic hometown crowd.  The win was a first for both Head Coach Liam Banks and goaltender Chris Madalon who made his first start.  The Blaze hit…


Dallas has a New Pro Sports Franchise in Town

April 29, 2018

Tom Coyne, Beat Writer Dallas Rattlers Lacrosse is Awesome The Major League Lacrosse Dallas Rattlers, formerly the Rochester Rattlers have moved to Dallas. The Ford Center at The Star, in Frisco will be the Rattlers new home. In case you hadn’t heard this is where the Dallas Cowboys new practice facility is located.


Damp Weather Douses the Blaze in Home-Opener 4/22/18

April 24, 2018

John Zumbado, Beat Writer Atlanta Blaze Lacrosse is Awesome The Atlanta Blaze (0-1) kicked off the 2018 MLL season hosting the Florida Launch (1-0). It was a rain soaked and windy day at Fifth Third Bank Stadium in Kennesaw; and although the weather played a part in the sparse crowd, others were prepped and ready to brave the damp weather to see their team open the season.   Final Score:  Florida…


The Venom of the Rattlers Proves Too Potent for the ‘Hawks 4/21/18

April 22, 2018

Lance Crafton, Beat Writer Chesapeake Bayhawks Lacrosse is Awesome As we pulled into the Navy and Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on Saturday April 21, 2018, I couldn’t help but feel a bit of confusion as the realization set in that the MLL season is here; Spring lacrosse is winding down with college ball having only one more regular season game left on the books; and yet here I am wearing…


One-on-One with Craig “Scrappy” Bunker 4/9/18

April 9, 2018

Di Miller, MLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome We went one-on-one with former MLL star and face-off guy #22 from the Boston Cannons, Craig “Scrappy” Bunker about lacrosse; his career; and retirement from the MLL.   We’ll go over our questions and Craig’s answers along with things that can be instrumental in a young athlete’s desire to play lacrosse.