McGill Redmen Crowned Canadian University Champions

November 11, 2015

Last season, the McGill Redmen ended their season by watching the Guelph Gryphons raise the Baggataway Cup while they let their perfect season slip right through their fingers. Fast forward 12 months later, and those very same Redmen claimed redemption as they knocked off the Western Mustangs 15-11 to capture the program’s second Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association title and cap off a perfect 15-0 CUFLA season. Although the back-to-back…


2015 CUFLA Baggataway Cup Field Set

October 29, 2015

The regular season is complete and the chase for the Baggatway Cup continues next weekend (Oct 30/31) with the playoff games to determine the final six teams that will compete for the Cup at Bishops the weekend of November 6-8. The Western Mustangs are headed to the Baggataway Cup semifinals, that much we’re sure of after the CUFLA regular season wrapped up on the weekend. Who fits where for the…


Week 7 CUFLA Three Stars: Cavanaugh Comes Up Big for Guelph

October 26, 2015

Photo Credit: SPORTDAD Sports Photography Third Star- Mitch de Snoo- University of Toronto Attackman Mitch de Snoo capped off a solid season with a 10 point performance this past weekend. On Saturday, the Drexel University grad netted a hat trick and added an assist for four points in a 13-10 loss to McMaster. In the final game of the regular season, De Snoo tallied five goals and an assist for…


Week 6 CUFLA Three Stars- Croley is X-Factor in Big Win vs. Guelph

October 20, 2015

Photo Credit: SPORTDAD Sports Photography Third Star- Brandon Slade- Brock University ILWT CUFLA Three Star Mainstay Brandon Slade continued his sensational season, potting four goals and nine assists for 13 points in two games this past weekend. In the first contest, the Orangeville, ON native tallied two goals, including the game winner, while also adding four assists for six points in the Badgers win against Guelph(11-10). In the second match…


Week 5 CUFLA Three Stars: Slade Continues to Dominate

October 15, 2015

Third Star: Alex Wright—Queen’s University Senior attackman Alex Wright led Queen’s University to a 14-8 victory over Ottawa this past Sunday. The Newmarket, ON native netted a hat trick while dishing out five assists for eight points. Wright currently leads the Gaels in scoring with 34 points in eight games played. Second Star: Paul Rakoczy—McGill University It’s tough to find a defender in the CUFLA ILWT Three Stars, but it’s…


Week 3 CUFLA Three Stars: Fitzhenry Aids Voyageurs To Big Win

September 29, 2015

Third Star: Spencer Bromley—McGill Redmen Junior attackman Spencer Bromley exploded offensively this weekend, netting nine points in two victories to help extend the McGill Redmen’s regular season winning streak to 34. The Surrey, BC native leads McGill in goals with 15 and is third among all Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association goal scorers. Second Star: Danton Miller—Laurier Golden Hawks Danton Miller was outstanding in a pair of Laurier Golden Hawks…


Week 2 CUFLA Three Stars: Malloy Dominates Again

September 21, 2015

Third Star- Connor Goodwin- McGill Redmen Senior Connor Goodwin lit up the scoresheet this weekend, netting eight goals and four assists for 12 points in two games. The three-time CUFLA All-Canadian midfielder helped the McGill Redmen to two victories over Queen’s and Trent. In the 16-10 win over Queen’s, the New Westminster,BC native tallied four goals while adding a helper for five points. The very next day, Goodwin found the…


CUFLA Three Stars: Slade Shines in Week 1

September 15, 2015

There were many outstanding performances in week one of the 2015 Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association season, but In Lacrosse We Trust’s very own CUFLA beat reporter picks his three stars from this past weekend. Third Star- Maxime Murdoch- McGill University You can only make a first impression once and luckily for McGill freshmen Maxime Murdoch, it was a very good one. In his first career CUFLA game, the Montreal,ON…


CUFLA Countdown: Western Mustangs

September 11, 2015

The Western Mustangs have established themselves as a defensive powerhouse for a half decade. Since 2009, the Mustangs have led the West Division in goals against average, while owning the best GAA in all of CUFLA lacrosse in four of those seasons. Despite a major turnover on the back end, which includes the graduation of All Canadians Matt Spanger and Zach Grade, coach Mike Frith ensures that Western’s “defense first”…


CUFLA Countdown: Trent Excalibur

August 31, 2015

It’s been a hot summer for lacrosse in the City of Peterborough. The Sr. Lakers are in game 7 of the Major Series Lacrosse finals tonight, the Jr.A’s lost in the Ontario finals and the Jr.C’s won their first ever league championship. Winning isn’t a new trend for this historic lacrosse community, but for the ‘borough based Trent University Excalibur, it’s been awhile since they’ve been deemed winners. With all…