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September 8, 2010
A Midsummer Night’s Ranking: MCLA Div. I
Jac Coyne continues to roll out the midsummer power rankings. This time: MCLA Division I.

September 5, 2010
UNH Men Win Charity Plane-Moving Contest
The UNH men's lacrosse team moved a 747 jumbojet 15 feet in 13 seconds to win a charity competition last week.

August 27, 2010
Video: Conditioning Coach Devoe Scouts SCAD
LM strength and conditioning contributor Rashad Devoe hit up Savannah and went behind the scenes with an MCLA team.

July 29, 2010
The MCLA Coach: Vital and Endangered
Coaches are the lifeblood of the MCLA, but they are also the most vulnerable.

July 27, 2010
Denver's Martin Named MLL Rookie of Week
Connor Martin, a product of Chapman (Calif.) out of the MCLA, was named the MLL Rookie of the Week.

July 20, 2010
Imperfect World: Myers Takes Over at Texas
The last thing Brian Myers wanted to do was coach at Texas. But there he is.

July 12, 2010
Lindenwood Joining NCAA Div. II in 2014
MCLA stalwart Lindenwood (Mo.) will be joining NCAA D-II in both men's and women's lacrosse in 2014.

July 12, 2010
MCLA Releases Academic All-Americans
The Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Conference (MCLA) has released its 2010 Academic All-American recipients.

July 4, 2010
Maverik, CRSLax Win Vail Shootout Titles
On a beautiful Independence Day, the 2010 Vail Lacrosse Shootout wrapped up with two first-time champions. In the Men's Elite division, Maverik Elite walked away with their first title. On the women's side, last year's runner-up, CRSLax.com, took home the championship trophy in their third Shootout appearance.

July 3, 2010
Vail Shootout: News/Results from Day Eight
Saturday was semifinal day at the Vail Lacrosse Shootout as both the Men’s and Women’s Elite Divisions moved ever closer to crowning champions. On the men’s side, Maverik Elite continued to impress, running away from a plucky Team 21 side 13-6 while Team Chipotle had no trouble with Combat Sports/Rocky Mountain Oysters, winning 14-5 to set the championship match-up.

July 2, 2010
Vail Shootout: News/Results from Day Seven
Both the Men’s and Women’s Elite tourneys completed quarterfinal play on Friday as the Vail Valley was hit with intermittent rain storms.

July 1, 2010
Vail Shootout: News/Results from Day Six
The men's and women's Elite divisions got going on the sixth day of the Vail Lacrosse Shooutout.

June 30, 2010
Vail Shootout: News/Results from Day Five
High School lacrosse ruled the day on Wednesday as the Boys and Girls U-19 Divisions both finished up their competitions at the Vail Lacrosse Shootout.

June 29, 2010
Vail Shootout: News/Results from Day Four
News and results from Day Four of the Vail Shootout.

June 28, 2010
Vail Shootout: News/Results from Day Three
News and results from Day Three of the Vail Shootout.

June 27, 2010
Vail Shootout: News/Results From Day Two
News and results from Day Two of the Vail Shootout.

June 26, 2010
Vail Shootout: News/Results From Day One
The Vail Shootout has officially kicked off. Check here for official results from the inaugural day.

June 15, 2010
Coyne's All-Americans: MCLA Division I
Do we really need 70 players earning All-America in the MCLA-1? Coyne does the dirty work and pares it down to 12.

June 11, 2010
Coyne’s All-Americans: MCLA Division II
The MCLA-2 has 79 All-Americans this year? Please. Coyne cuts through clutter and names his 12-player team.

June 10, 2010
Another One Down: Chapman's Wood Fired
For the second time in as many years, a marquee MCLA coach has been fired. This time: Chapman's Mike Wood.

May 17, 2010
MCLA Announces Division II All-Americans
The MCLA has released it All-American recipients for Division II.

May 17, 2010
MCLA Tourney Rewind: A Dynasty Dilemma
Thoughts on the MCLA tourney: are the current dynasties a good thing?; the humanity of the MCLA; report card; notes.

May 15, 2010
Methodical Michigan Makes it a Three-peat
In order to secure its third MCLA Div. I championship in as many years, Michigan had to use brains over beauty.

May 15, 2010
Tommy Time: Twice as Nice, Twice as Hard
It wasn't easy as last year, but St. Thomas managed to hold off Utah Valley and record consecutive MCLA-2 championships.

May 15, 2010
Photos: Arizona State vs. Michigan (MCLA)
Michigan was methodical, edging Arizona State, 12-11, to three-peat as MCLA champ. Photos by Marc Piscotty.

May 15, 2010
Photos: Utah Valley vs. St. Thomas (MCLA II)
St. Thomas got off to a slow start, but rallied to top Utah Valley, 12-9, to repeat as MCLA D-II champ. Photos by Marc Piscotty.

May 14, 2010
Déjà Vu: Tommies Rally Past Davenport
In a game that played out much like 2009, St. Thomas shrugged off a slow start to beat Davenport in the MCLA semis.

May 14, 2010
Little Things: Utah Valley Beats Westminster
When you meet for the third time, it comes down to the little things. Utah Valley did that on Friday to beat Westminster, 9-7.

May 14, 2010
Michigan Continues Mastery of Chapman
They are meeting in the semifinals this year, but the result was the same when the Wolverines and Chapman met up.

May 14, 2010
Michigan Takes Bite out of BYU; Semis Next
Thomas Paras had four goals to lead Michigan over BYU in one quarterfinal game at the MCLA tourney

May 14, 2010
Westfalling Upward: Arizona St. Rocks Fraser
Behind the three Westfall brothers, Arizona State battered Simon Fraser, 19-9, to earn a shot at a championship.

May 12, 2010
MCLA Day 2: Weather Forces Sked Shuffle
After weather caused two postponements on Tuesday night, the MCLA has shuffled its schedule for Wednesday.

May 12, 2010
MCLA Day 2: RMLC Makes Strong Statement
The Rocky Mountain Lacrosse Conference went 4-0 on Wednesday, strengthening its reputation as the best in the MCLA.

May 10, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Countdown to the End
Here it is, the MCLA tourney. The final chapter in Nick's painful season-long saga. That's okay. It'll all be over soon.

May 3, 2010
Bracket Breakdown: MCLA D-I Tourney
The field and seedings have been released. Now it's time to take a hard look at what the committee has done.

May 3, 2010
Bracket Breakdown: MCLA D-II Tourney
The field and seedings have been released. Now it's time to take a hard look at what the committee has done.

May 3, 2010
Committee Responds: A Q&A with Ken Lovic
The MCLA released the tourney field last night. Selection committee chair Ken Lovic took five questions about the process.

May 2, 2010
Denver Bound: MCLA Unveils Tourney Bids
The MCLA selection committee has announced the 16-team fields for both Division I and Division II.

May 2, 2010
Getting Picky: MCLA D2 Tourney Predictions
Coyne has crunched all the numbers and info. Now it's time to unveil his MCLA D-II tournament projections and seedings.

May 2, 2010
Getting Picky: MCLA D1 Tourney Projections
Coyne has crunched all the numbers and info. Now it's time to unveil his MCLA D-I tournament projections and seedings.

May 1, 2010
Photos: Florida vs. Virginia Tech (MCLA)
No. 8 seed Florida defeated No. 2 seed Virginia Tech, 11-9, in the SELC Division I championship game. Photos by Cecil Copeland.

April 30, 2010
MCLA-II Conference Tourney Clearinghouse
The conference tournament season is upon us. Check back here for all the match-ups and scores.

April 30, 2010
Colorado State Dusts Utes; BYU Remains
No. 2 Colorado State doubled up Utah in the RMLC semifinals, leaving a rematch with BYU in the title contest.

April 30, 2010
Westminster (Utah) Downs Montana State
Top-seeded Westminster rolled over Montana State, 17-6 in the semifinals of the RMLC tournament.

April 29, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Conf. Tourney Blowout
The regular season is in the books, so it's time to turn our attention to the conference tourneys this weekend.

April 29, 2010
Weekend Watch: Dipping a Toe in Pool B
There are four teams vying for three Pool B spots. The coaches involved are still trying to figure out the end-game.

April 28, 2010
Prodigy D-II Poll: Bids Unveiled on Sunday
The final Prodigy MCLA-II poll before the announcement of the tournament field was released.

April 28, 2010
Prodigy D-I Poll: Colorado Keeps Climbing
Despite having a .500 record, Colorado keeps climbing the charts. The Buffs are now No. 6 in the MCLA Prodigy poll.

April 28, 2010
Westminster (Utah) Set for RMLC Playoffs
Westminster enters the RMLC D-II tournament as the No. 1 seed.

April 24, 2010
No. 1 Michigan Powers Past Michigan State
Michigan outscored Michigan State 6-2 in the second quarter on its way to an 11-8 victory.

April 23, 2010
Weekend Watch: Hebert's Wake-up Call
Stevenson goalie Geoff Hebert almost wasted his lacrosse career. He decided to grow up and get to work instead.

April 21, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Regular Season Wrap
This will be the final week of the regular season, so Schooler can finally wipe his embarassing slate clean.

April 21, 2010
Making Sense: A Capricious Tourney View
Is it too early? Absolutely. But that doesn't stop Jac Coyne from taking an early look at the possible arbitrary bids.

April 13, 2010
Schooling Schooler: That's All She Wrote
Nick gave it a good run, but Coyne has the regular season title wrapped. Schooler needs a big tourney run now.

April 12, 2010
Michigan Bounces Back, Beats No. 2 Rams
Michigan rebounded from its first loss in 49 games by defeating No. 2 Colorado State, 10-6.

April 12, 2010
Making Sense: The Most Improbable Upset
Colorado pulled a miracle upset over No. 1 Michigan and then let it all go; Game Balls; at-large bids update; notes, etc.

April 11, 2010
Arizona Rocks UC San Diego; Hope's Alive
The LaxCats shrug off a fortnight layoff to hammer UC San Diego.

April 9, 2010
Colorado Stuns Michigan; Streak Ends at 49
It wasn't No. 2 Colorado State, but No. 22 Colorado that took down top-ranked Michigan, as the Buffs won, 12-10.

April 9, 2010
Weekend Watch: Colorado State's New Math
After a rocky season in 2009, Colorado State has gone binary. The Rams will put their theory to the test this weekend.

April 9, 2010
Ten to Watch: No. 1 vs. No. 2... Times Three
Sure, you're juiced about UVA-UNC in the New Meadowlands, but look west, and you'll find similar showdowns.

April 7, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Helping America's Youth
Displaying the type of magnanimity that warms everyone's heart, Coyne is lending a helping hand to Nicky.

April 7, 2010
Westminster Faces Utah St. at Laxapalooza
The Westminster (Utah) men's lacrosse team will face Utah State at the first annual 'Lazapalooza' on Saturday.

April 6, 2010
Making Sense: Moravian Seeks Support
Moravian has decided to ax its men's and women's lacrosse programs. Now the players are hoping for your assistance.

April 2, 2010
Weekend Watch: Brothers in the Backyard
When Stevenson and Salisbury square off on Saturday, the two teams will embody the proverbial sibling rivalry.

March 31, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Nicky's Last Chance
Schooler's down six games, but he has a shot in all five of this week's match-ups. It's now or never for Nick.

March 27, 2010
Weekend Watch: Roanoke's Risky Makeover
Despite a 17-2 record in '09, Bill Pilat felt he needed a defensive change this spring. We'll find out Saturday if it worked.

March 25, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Nick's Playing Checkers
Coyne has been trying to level the playing field to get Nick back into it, but Schooler might be playing the wrong game.

March 22, 2010
Making Sense: Shhh, Don't Jinx It
MCLA D-II deserves a quiet congratulations; Montclair's missing link; game balls; games on tap; notes galore.

March 21, 2010
Michigan Fends Off Oregon in Overtime
Trevor Yealy scored in overtime, lifing top-ranked Oregon over Michigan, 5-4.

March 18, 2010
Weekend Watch: Handling the Slow Start
Three teams overcame their early season troubles. Now they face another big test; pressure zone; slides & rides.

March 16, 2010
Rams Stil Rolling: CSU Eases Past Arizona
Colorado State used a second half spurt to down Arizona on Monday afternoon.

March 16, 2010
Westminster Entertains D-I Utah Wednesday
Wesminster, ranked No. 10 in MCLA Division II, welcomes Utah, currently No. 23 in Division I, on Wednesday.

March 15, 2010
No. 1 Wolverines Pound Eastern Michigan
Michigan put the game against Eastern Michgain away early on its way to a 19-2 win.

March 15, 2010
4th Annual Patriot Cup Goes off Saturday
High School, NCAA and MCLA action make up the charity event in Dallas.

March 14, 2010
Making Sense: How to Handle the Upset
Dickinson and Colorado State show two different techniques for enjoying the upset; game balls; games on tap; notes.

March 13, 2010
Ram Tough: No. 4 CSU Dusts No. 3 ASU
Colorado State pulled away in the fourth quarter to take the battle of Top 4 squads.

March 12, 2010
Colorado Takes Care of Undisciplined Clan
Colorado raced out to an early lead and Simon Fraser could not recover.

March 12, 2010
Big Blue Blast: Michigan Routs Simon Fraser
Trevor Yealy scored five goals as top-ranked Michigan rolled over No. 13 Simon Fraser, 22-10.

March 12, 2010
Weekend Watch: McCampbell's Sticky Issue
Bowdoin goalie Jake McCampbell needs a stick distraction; Fraser needs a win; pressure zone, notes.

March 11, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Nick Passes Initiation
Schooler loses his web innocence by receiving his first dose of hate mail, but he still trails Coyne badly.

March 9, 2010
Colorado State Dumps UNH, Stays Perfect
Colorado State swept its weekend action by rolling over UNH.

March 9, 2010
Tennessee Wesleyan: An Imminent Threat
With an uncharacteristically large amount of support from the school, Tennessee Wesleyan is shaping up to be an MCLA power.

March 9, 2010
Westminster (Utah) Preps for In-State Action
The Griffins face BYU on Wednesday and finish up against No. 7 Utah Valley on Saturday.

March 7, 2010
No. 9 Colorado State Stumps No. 3 SFU
The Rams held the Clansmen to one second half goal on its way to a 12-6 victory over Simon Fraser.

March 7, 2010
Making Sense: Delivering a Strong Message
Top-ranked Michigan received a message from its coach and delivered one to the rest of the MCLA; game balls; on tap; notes.

March 7, 2010
Michigan Overcomes Suspensions, BYU
Despite the suspension of six players, Michigan used seveal role players to defeat BYU, 13-9 on Saturday night.

March 5, 2010
Two Key MCLA Tilts Available Via Webcast
No. 1 Michigan vs. No. 6 BYU and No. 5 Florida State at No. 2 Chapman will both be available via live webcast.

March 5, 2010
Ten to Watch: Best Weekend of Lax Ever?
Big-ticket events, neutral site showdowns, rematches, No. 1 vs. No. 2 -- it could be an unpredictable weekend. We try anyway.

March 4, 2010
Top-ranked Michigan Foils No. 4 Sun Devils
Mark Stone stopped an Arizona State shot as time expired, helping No. 1 Michigan beat the No. 4 Sun Devils, 11-10.

March 3, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Nick's Getting Crabby
Coyne crushed Schooler last weekend with a perfect mark and Nick's feeling a little down.

March 2, 2010
No. 10 Colorado St. Readies for No. 3 SFU
Colorado State will host Simon Fraser on Friday in the Rocky Mountain Classic.

March 1, 2010
Colorado St. Sweeps Weekend in Missouri
The No. 10 Rams beat No. 14 Texas, No. 21 Lindenwood to improve to 3-0; Simon Fraser awaits.

February 28, 2010
Making Sense: Minny's Home Sweet Dome
Minnesota college lacrosse relies on the bubble for its existence; game balls; on tap; the power fives.

February 28, 2010
Westminster (Utah) Wins Third Straight
No. 11 Westminster (Utah) pushed their winning streak to three with a convincing 15-8 triumph over No. 19 Southern Oregon.

February 27, 2010
Second-half Surge Lifts No. 1 Michigan
Top-ranked Michigan outscored Arizona, 10-2, in the second half to beat the LaxCats.

February 27, 2010
Griffins Opens Road Trip with Win Over Boise
Westminster (Utah) broke open a one-goal game in the second half to take a 10-4 win over Boise State.

February 27, 2010
Colorado College Tops CU in Scrimmage
It was just a scrimmage but Colorado College handled the University of Colorado.

February 26, 2010
CSU-Lindenwood MCLA Game Video Tonite
The Colorado State-Lindenwood game will be streamed live on the internet.

February 26, 2010
Three Road Games for Westminster (Utah)
Westminster (Utah) will play a trio of games on its spring break trip.

February 26, 2010
Weekend Watch: Are Changes Coming?
There are likely to be line-up changes after WNEC & Cortland meet; a timeless classic; pressure zone; cakes.

February 25, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Weekend of Feb. 27
A big week by Coyne has knotted the competition. Schooler continues his schill job for the Gauchos.

February 22, 2010
Griffins Split Two Games at Full House Event
Westminster (Utah) went 1-1 at the Full House Face-off in Las Vegas over the weekend.

February 21, 2010
Colorado College Silences CSU in 'Friendly'
NCAA D-III Colorado College cruised to a scrimmage victory over MCLA nationally-ranked Colorado State.

February 21, 2010
Making Sense: Berkman Enjoying the Ride
Salisbury coach Jim Berkman hates his wife's car, but likes his team; weekend game balls; the other Wolverines, etc.

February 18, 2010
Schooling Schooler: Weekend of Feb. 21
Even the grape could not take the gloom off a subpar opening performance by Jac Coyne.

February 12, 2010
Weekend Watch: Old Friends, New Rivals
UCF assistant Brian Corrente really wants to beat his alma mater at the 'Face Off for a Cause' event.

February 12, 2010
Ten to Watch: LMO's Staff Pick 'Em Returns
Does Duke have what it takes to live up to the preseason hype? It starts Saturday against No. 18 Bucknell in Hotlanta.

February 11, 2010
MCLA Picks Contest: Schooling Schooler
Jac Coyne and former UCSB All-American Nick Schooler start their MCLA pick ‘em competition.

February 10, 2010
Free Broadcast of 'Faceoff for Cause' Games
A free audio and video feed of the games at Faceoff for a Cause will be available on the web.

February 8, 2010
Michigan Downs Wittenberg in Scrimmage
Trevor Yealy scored five goals to lift Michigan over Wittenberg in a scrimmage Saturday.

February 8, 2010
Former BYU Coach Lamb Hired by Adams St.
After being let go from BYU last spring, Jason Lamb has been hired by start-up D-II program Adams State.

February 1, 2010
Michigan Stops Bellarmine in Preseson Tilt

January 26, 2010
Michigan to Host Bellarmine in 'Jack' Event

January 26, 2010
Wolverines Take Top Spot in Two Polls

January 23, 2010
MCLA D-II PPOY: St. Thomas' Joe Costello
Joe Costello's transition from UMBC to St. Thomas was completed when the Tommies won the national championship.

January 23, 2010
MCLA D-I PPOY: Brigham Young's Eliot Grow
He started his career as a defensive midfielder, but Eliot Grow has evolved into the all-purpose player.

January 19, 2010
Club Canvas: Biola Finds Its State of Grace
Biola left its anger behind at the midpoint of last season. Now the Eagles are ready for Denver; Stevenson's back with Buffs.

January 14, 2010
Face-Off For a Cause Boasts Full Schedule

January 7, 2010
Missouri State Starting Practice; Eyeing Title

December 30, 2009
Coyne: Calling for Cougars to Reascend
BYU is back and Simon Fraser on the doorstep in Jac Coyne's "real deal" preview of the 2010 MCLA season.

December 22, 2009
LM Tabs Preseason Rankings, Players of Year
Lacrosse Magazine on Tuesday released its annual preseason college rankings and players of the year. Let the debate begin.

December 8, 2009
Mickey-Miles Felton Not Your Typical Coach
Mickey-Miles Felton, who founded the club team at the University of Arizona, is back with the Laxcats -- antics and all.

October 21, 2009
Bucky Ball: Reclusive Badgers Join MCLA
After 30 years playing in their own insular league, Wisconsin-Madison is putting its reputation -- both on and off the field -- on the line by joining the preeminent club league.

October 13, 2009
Prison Break: Stone Coming to America
Talking with Jesse Stone, the affable freshman for Lindenwood, you’d never guess he’d been in prison.