Cross Checks: NCAA Notes 9/29


Every week the Cross Checks feature will take notes on news in the NCAA. Here is this Saturday’s edition.


BU getting ready for the lacrosse season– Kayleigh Hagenbuch

After the Terriers held their first team practice on September 12th, we were finally given the opportunity to see this year’s recruiting class in action. Highlighting this group are several All-Americans, including Jake Dansey, Sam Talkow, and Tyler Zickel.

NCAA Fall Ball Preview– Alex Urquhart

One of the biggest fallball competitions this fall are the games at SUNY- Cortland this coming weekend. Both team Israel and the Iroquois Nationals will be playing each other along with Syracuse, who is taking Cornell’s place in the games. Israel and the Iroquois will play each other on September 28 at 8 pm. Then on Sunday 29 both teams will play Syracuse at 11 and 12 respectively

News and Notes

Rutgers University added Tim Robbins to the coaching staff to help with goalies and faceoffs. He is the former head coach of the University of Saint Rose.

Virginia Military Institute  coach Brian Anken  announced Michael Grimm  Keith Long as coaches while Curtis Jaques is moved to associate head coach.

Jonathan Rodak, a former employee of Trilogy Lacrosse, was hired by Notre Dame to be a part of their operations staff.

Former Denver Outlaws head coach Jim Stagnitta will now be the head coach of Arcadia University.