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…


CUFLA Countdown: McGill Redmen

August 28, 2015

As the final seconds ticked off the clock in the 2014 Baggataway Cup final, Head Coach of the McGill Redmen Tim Murdoch could only think to himself, “Why didn’t we play like we did in the final 10 minutes for the entire game?” In those final eight minutes, the Redmen scored seven unanswered goals to close an 11 goal gap, but unfortunately for McGill it wouldn’t be enough as the…


CUFLA Countdown: Brock Badgers

August 25, 2015

For the first time in program history, the Brock Badgers had a senior class graduate without ever hoisting Baggataway Cup. For most programs, that five year drought may not seem like a big deal, but for the Badgers, it’s an epidemic. Coach Justin Kennedy isn’t ignoring the fact the championship dryspell has taken a toll mentally on the players, but he still has great faith in his team. “The pressure…


NCAA Lacrosse: Top Ten Players of 2015

June 10, 2015

The 2015 NCAA lacrosse season brought us excitement and history for a span of nearly four months.  It started with High Point defeating Delaware on the first day of February.  After months of exciting games filled with various weather conditions, Denver defeated Maryland in perfect weather conditions to win their first ever National Championship. In the next part of my look back at the 2015 college lacrosse season, I take…


2014 All Baggataway Cup Team 

November 16, 2014

For the second straight year, the Guelph Gryphons were crowned kings of the Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association, winning the program’s fifth Baggataway Cup. The 2014 CUFLA playoffs was proof that quality collegiate lacrosse lives north of the border. Here is In Lacrosse We Trust’s 2014 All Baggataway Team selections. Attack: Jordan Critch- Guelph Gryphons Ryan Serville- Guelph Gryphons Dylan Hamm- Western Mustangs Midfield: Connor Goodwin-McGill Redmen Curtis Knight- Guelph…