2018-19 Men's Lacrosse News

  • Elizabethtown Deals Men’s Lacrosse First Landmark Conference Loss, 9-3
    April 18, 2019
    Defending Landmark Conference champion Elizabethtown dealt The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team its first loss in conference play this spring on Thursday as the Blue Jays stifled the Royals in a 9-3 victory at Weiss Field.
  • Killeen and Fallon Honored as Men’s Lacrosse Sweeps Weekly Landmark Conference Awards
    April 15, 2019
    The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team locked up a Landmark Conference playoff bid last week with a pair of wins over conference opponents, led by junior attack Quinn Killeen (Berkeley Heights, N.J./New Providence) and sophomore goalkeeper Shayne Fallon (West Deptford, N.J./West Deptford).
  • Men’s Lacrosse Clinches Playoff Berth With 11-7 Triumph at Catholic
    April 13, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The University of Scranton clinched a berth in the Landmark Conference men’s lacrosse playoffs with an 11-7 victory at Catholic on Saturday afternoon. The Royals outscored the Cardinals 7-1 in the second half to secure their ninth consecutive postseason bid while moving into sole possession of first place in the conference standings.
  • Dolan Records 100th Point as Men’s Lacrosse Rolls Past Drew, 14-5
    April 10, 2019
    Senior Tim Dolan (Garden City, N.Y./Garden City) recorded the 100th point of his collegiate career as The University of Scranton defeated Drew 14-5 in Landmark Conference men’s lacrosse action on Wednesday night at Weiss Field.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Cruises Past Goucher in Landmark Conference Action, 23-6
    April 06, 2019
    The University of Scranton celebrated its Senior Day in style on Saturday, pulling away with a 23-6 victory over visiting Goucher in a Landmark Conference men’s lacrosse game at Weiss Field. The Royals improved to 7-6 on the season and 2-0 in Landmark Conference play while dropping the Gophers to 4-7 (0-3 Landmark) this spring.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Posts 12-10 Victory at Morrisville State
    April 01, 2019
    MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Senior Tim Dolan (Garden City, N.Y./Garden City) recorded a game-high six points while junior Quinn Killeen (Berkeley Heights, N.J./New Providence) netted five goals on Monday to lead The University of Scranton to a 12-10 victory at Morrisville State in non-conference men's lacrosse action.
  • Kirkwood Records 100th Career Point as Men’s Lacrosse Drops Overtime Heartbreaker to Stockton
    March 30, 2019
    Junior Connor Kirkwood (Millburn, N.J./St Peter's Prep) recorded his 100th career point on Saturday, but visiting Stockton, who is currently receiving votes in the national top-20 poll, rallied with five unanswered goals stun The University of Scranton in overtime, 17-16, in non-conference men's lacrosse action at Weiss Field.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Suffers Non-Conference Setback at Cortland
    March 27, 2019
    CORTLAND, N.Y. – The University of Scranton had a three-game win streak snapped on Wednesday evening at Cortland, falling to the Red Dragons 19-6 in non-conference men’s lacrosse action.
  • Elefonte Nets Landmark Conference Offensive Athlete of the Week Honors
    March 25, 2019
    Junior midfielder Michael Elefonte (Kinnelon, N.J./Kinnelon) of The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team enjoyed a pair of big games to propel the Royals to two comeback victories. For his efforts, he has been honored as the Landmark Conference Offensive Athlete of the Week.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Takes Over in Second Half to Win Landmark Conference Opener at Susquehanna, 15-7
    March 23, 2019
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. – For the second straight game, The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team used a big second half to post a win as the Royals toppled Susquehanna in Saturday’s Landmark Conference opener for both teams, 15-7, after outscoring the River Hawks 12-2 in the final 30 minutes of play.
  • Strong Second Half Carries Men’s Lacrosse to 15-12 Win at Misericordia
    March 20, 2019
    DALLAS, Pa. – The University of Scranton outscored host Misericordia 7-2 in the second half of Wednesday evening’s non-conference men’s lacrosse game to post a 15-12 victory over the Cougars. The Royals leveled their record at 4-4 on the season heading into Saturday’s Landmark Conference opener.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Hosting Summer Prospect Day on July 25
    March 19, 2019
    The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team will host a Summer I.D. Clinic on Thursday, July 25 at Weiss Field located at the Quinn Athletics Campus in Scranton. The clinic, which will run from 3-7 p.m., is open to all 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023 high school graduates who are interested in playing collegiate lacrosse.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Snaps Skid With 11-10 Victory Over Plattsburgh
    March 16, 2019
    DIX HILLS, N.Y. – The third one-goal game of The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team’s season proved to be the charm on Saturday as the Royals defeated Plattsburgh 11-10, to snap a four-game losing game that included a pair of one-goal setbacks.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Clipped in Tight Contest at Sewanee, 9-8
    March 10, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team came up just short in a non-conference game at Sewanee on Sunday as the Tigers prevailed for a 9-8 victory in contest that saw neither team lead by more than two goals.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Game at Cortland Postponed to March 27
    March 04, 2019
    CORTLAND, N.Y. – With the combination of cold temperatures, wind chills, and accumulating snow in the forecast for Wednesday, the men’s lacrosse game between The University of Scranton and host Cortland has been postponed.
  • Montclair State Pulls Away from Men’s Lacrosse, Takes 18-9 Victory over Royals
    March 02, 2019
    SCRANTON, Pa. - Visiting Montclair State scored six unanswered in between the second and third periods to pull away, as the visiting Redhawks got past The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team, 18-9, on Saturday at Weiss Field.
  • Men's Lacrosse Game at Morrisville State Postponed Again
    February 28, 2019
    MORRISVILLE, N.Y. - The University of Scranton and Morrisville State men's lacrosse teams have been ready to play each other for the last two days, but Mother Nature disrupted those plans as the non-conference game between the Royals and Mustangs has been postponed for a second time on Thursday due to higher than anticipated snow in upstate New York.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Game at Morrisville State Pushed Back to Thursday
    February 26, 2019
    MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The non-conference men’s lacrosse game between The University of Scranton and Morrisville State, originally scheduled for Wednesday, has been postponed a day due to the forecast for inclement weather in Morrisville, N.Y. The Royals and Mustangs will now faceoff at 4 p.m. on Thursday at Morrisville State.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Comes Up on Short Side of 16-15 Thriller With Muhlenberg
    February 23, 2019
    A thrilling non-conference men’s lacrosse game at The University of Scranton’s Weiss Field on Saturday ended in favor of Muhlenberg as the visiting Mules scored the game-winning goal with 1:36 remaining in regulation to defeat the Royals, 16-15.
  • Parking Information for This Weekend’s Athletic Events at the Quinn Athletics Campus
    February 22, 2019
    With multiple athletic events being held at the Quinn Athletics Campus this coming weekend, The University of Scranton asks that fans follow the parking and pet guidelines listed below.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Suffers First Setback of Season to DeSales, 11-8
    February 21, 2019
    Junior midfielder Michael Elefonte (Kinnelon, N.J./Kinnelon) scored a career-high five goals on Thursday, but it wasn’t enough as The University of Scranton dropped an 11-8 decision to visiting DeSales in non-conference men’s lacrosse action at Weiss Field.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Game vs. DeSales Pushed Back to Thursday
    February 19, 2019
    Due to the forecast for inclement weather on Wednesday, the men’s lacrosse game between The University of Scranton and DeSales has been postponed for a day. The non-conference clash between the Royals and Bulldogs will now be played on Thursday starting at 4 p.m. at Weiss Field in Scranton.
  • Killeen Named Landmark Conference Offensive Athlete of the Week
    February 18, 2019
    Junior attackman Quinn Killeen (Berkeley Heights, N.J./New Providence) of The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team enjoyed a strong start to the season, racking up 11 points to lead the Royals to a pair of wins over the weekend. For his performance, he has been named the Landmark Conference Offensive Athlete of the Week.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Defeats King’s in Home Opener, 16-6
    February 17, 2019
    SCRANTON, Pa. – The University of Scranton scored seven of the first eight goals in Sunday’s home opener at Weiss Field, the Royals’ first-ever game at its new home field, on its way to a 16-6 victory over King’s in non-conference men’s lacrosse action.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Doubles Up Marywood in Season Opener, 18-9
    February 16, 2019
    SCRANTON, Pa. – The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team built an 11-3 halftime lead and cruised to an 18-9 victory at Marywood on Saturday afternoon, opening the season with a convincing win over the Pacers.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Picked Second in Landmark Conference Preseason Poll
    January 29, 2019
    The University of Scranton has been picked second in the 2019 Landmark Conference men's lacrosse preseason poll which was released on Wednesday. The Royals totaled 39 points and received one first place vote in the balloting of the league’s seven head coaches.
  • Carroll, Dolan, Elefonte, Modesti, Holmes Named Men’s Lacrosse Captains
    November 02, 2018
    University of Scranton men’s lacrosse head coach Michael Hofmeister announced today that seniors Kasey Carroll (Malvern, Pa./Great Valley) and Tim Dolan (Garden City, N.Y./Garden City), juniors Michael Elefonte (Kinnelon, N.J./Kinnelon) and Mike Modesti (Fairport, N.Y./Fairport), and sophomore Jalen Holmes (Bridgewater, N.J./Bridgewater-Raritan) have been named captains for the 2019 season.
  • Men's Lacrosse To Hold Winter ID Clinic On December 1
    October 24, 2018
    The University of Scranton men's lacrosse team will host its Winter ID Clinic on Saturday, Dec. 1, at Weiss Field from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Men's Lacrosse Online Team Store Now Open
    October 16, 2018
    Looking for the latest University of Scranton men's lacrosse gear just before the holidays? Check out the team's online store, which is open now through Thursday, Nov. 8.