2019 Men's Lacrosse News

  • Big First Quarter Sets the Tone as Golden Bears Win CCC Opener at Wentworth, 15-8
    March 24, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. (March 3, 2019) – The Western New England University men’s lacrosse team outscored Wentworth Institute of Technology 7-0 in the first quarter and went on to claim a 15-8 victory over the Leopards on Saturday afternoon in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) opener for both teams at Sweeney Field.
  • Fast Start Lifts No. 20 St. Lawrence to 16-7 Win over Western New England
    March 21, 2019
    TAMPA, Fla. (March 21, 2019) – The No. 20 ranked St. Lawrence University men’s lacrosse team scored seven unanswered first quarter goals on its way to a 16-7 non-conference victory over Western New England University on Thursday night at the Naimoli Complex on the campus of the University of Tampa.
  • Golden Bears Hold on Late to Secure 14-12 Win over Nazareth
    March 15, 2019
    TAMPA, Fla. (March 15, 2019) – The Western New England University men’s lacrosse team built a seven-goal lead and withstood a fourth quarter rally by Nazareth College to secure a 14-12 victory on Friday night at the Naimoli Complex on the campus of the University of Tampa.
  • Golden Bears Fall on the Road at No. 13 Bates, 20-8
    March 12, 2019
    LEWISTON, Maine (March 12, 2019) – The Western New England University men’s lacrosse team was unable to recover from an early deficit as the Golden Bears fell to No. 13 nationally ranked Bates College, 20-8, on Tuesday night in non-conference action at Garcelon Field.
  • Mike Bannon Receives Third Consecutive CCC Rookie of the Week Award
    March 11, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (March 11, 2019) – For the third consecutive week, freshman attackman Mike Bannon (Edmond, Okla.) of the Western New England University men’s lacrosse team has been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Rookie of the Week, the league office announced on Monday.
  • Western New England Comes up Short in 16-11 Loss to No. 5 Amherst
    March 05, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Western New England University men's lacrosse team fell 16-11 to No. 5 nationally ranked Amherst College in a non-conference battle on Tuesday evening at Golden Bear Stadium.
  • Western New England Trio Receives CCC Weekly Recognition
    March 04, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (March 4, 2019) – Three members of the Western New England University men’s lacrosse team were recognized when the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) announced its weekly award winners on Monday afternoon.
  • Third Quarter Outburst Fuels Golden Bears Past Keene State in Home Opener, 17-9
    February 28, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass.—The Western New England men's lacrosse team used an early lead to coast to a 17-9 victory over Keene State in non-conference play Thursday evening at
  • Mike Bannon Named CCC Rookie of the Week
    February 25, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 25, 2019) – Freshman attackman Mike Bannon (Edmond, Okla.) of the Western New England University men’s lacrosse team has been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Rookie of the Week, the league office announced on Monday.
  • Western New England Tops Clark 17-10 in 2019 Opener
    February 23, 2019
    WORCESTER, Mass. (February 23, 2019) – The Western New England University men’s lacrosse team opened its 2019 campaign with a 17-10 victory over Clark University on Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at Granger Field.
  • Cocks, Djusberg & Gamba Named to NEILA Preseason All-New England Team
    February 20, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 20, 2019) – Three members of the Western New England University men’s lacrosse team have been named to the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) Preseason All-New England Team, the organization announced on Wednesday.
  • Western New England Selected as Preseason Favorite by CCC Head Coaches
    February 12, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 12, 2019) – The Western New England University men’s lacrosse team has been selected as the favorite in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was released on Tuesday afternoon.
  • John Klepacki Selected for Induction into Western Mass. Chapter of US Lacrosse Hall of Fame
    December 19, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (December 19, 2018) – Western New England University head lacrosse coach John Klepacki will be inducted into the Western Massachusetts Chapter of the US Lacrosse Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Wednesday, January 23 at 7 p.m.