NCAA Lacrosse Tournament: Duke and Loyola Rematch

May 13, 2016

Ah, May… the best time of the year; birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, shorts and flip-flops are becoming regular… oh, and there’s the NCAA LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIPS! This Saturday morning we welcome the NCAA Lacrosse Championships to our televisions, and one of the first games will be the Duke Blue Devils (11-7) vs the seventh ranked Loyola Greyhounds (12-3). The teams met earlier in the season, back in March, when Duke…


Despite Loss, Hounds Have Bright Future

August 29, 2013

In just their second year of existence, the Charlotte Hounds had the Major League Lacrosse championship slip just through their fingers. The Hounds lost 10-9 to the defending champion Chesapeake Bayhawks in the MLL Championship game on August 25. Very few would have predicted the Hounds to make the four team playoff at the beginning of the season, let along defeat the previously undefeated Denver Outlaws in the semifinal matchup;…


Bayhawks Down Hounds; Hounds Clinch Fourth

August 11, 2013

The 2013 Major League Lacrosse regular season has come to a close, and for the Charlotte Hounds it ended with a loss. The Hounds traveled to Annapolis, MD to take on the Chesapeake Bayhawks and left with a 16-14 loss, but still holding on to their ticket to Championship Weekend. With the win, Chesapeake clinched the second-seed in the playoffs and will face the Hamilton Nationals for their first game,…


Hounds Clinch Playoffs, Defeat Nationals

August 4, 2013

In just their second year of existence, the Charlotte Hounds clinched a playoff spot after a 14-11 defeat of the Hamilton Nationals at home in Charlotte, NC. The Hounds needed a win over the Nationals and a Boston loss to clinch a spot in Philadelphia for the MLL Championship Weekend – and that’s just what they got. The Ohio Machine won just their second game of the year in a…


Nationals Have Chance at Second Seed

August 3, 2013

With a playoff spot on the line, it can be said this is the Charlotte Hounds’ (6-6) most important game to date. They are one game ahead of the Boston Cannons for the fourth and final playoff spot heading into tonight’s game against the Hamilton Nationals (9-3). For Hamilton, they’ve already clinched a playoff spot so they’re heading into this game trying to secure the second seed for Championship Weekend…


MLL Three Stars: Week 11

July 26, 2013

First Star: Adam Ghitelman (Charlotte Hounds) – The unquestioned leader of the Hounds team had a huge game in a must-win against the Lizards on Saturday night. Ghitelman had 12 saves on 21 shots to finish with a 57% save rate in a game that keeps Charlotte in playoff contention. The Hounds jumped out to a 11-3 lead in the first half, and nearly lost that in the second half….


Hounds Improve Playoff Position

July 21, 2013

The Charlotte Hounds certainly know how to entertain their home crowd; after jumping out to a 12-3 lead in the first half of the game, Charlotte nearly allowed the New York Lizards to come back and win, but held off for a 13-11 win. The win puts the Hounds into a fourth-place tie with the Boston Cannons with just three games left in the 2013 regular season. Peet Poillon was…


Hounds in the All Star Game

July 9, 2013

The 2013 Major League Lacrosse All-Star game will be played in Charlotte, NC this Saturday (July 13) and is expected to be a huge hit. 38 players have been selected to the game, representing all eight of the league’s teams. Four players from the Charlotte Hounds were selected to the roster – defensemen Ryan Flanagan and Brett Schmidt, midfielder Peet Poillon and attackman Ryan Young. Young and Schmidt will be…


Will Hounds Trades Pay Off?

July 6, 2013

The Major League Lacrosse trade deadline (July 2) started and progressed with very little news coming from any teams. Fortunately for fans, that changed during the last hour or so before the deadline. The Charlotte Hounds were definitely the most active team; making multiple deals with multiple teams.


MLL: Can Bayhawks Rebound?

June 21, 2013

On June 22, the Charlotte Hounds will host the defending champion Chesapeake Bayhawks in their first battle of the 2013 season. The two teams split the series last season – with the Bayhawks winning the first game 15-7 and then the Hounds bounced back in game 2 and won 13-12 after a last minute Matt Danowski two-pointer. Through the first seven games of the season the Hounds are second in…