CUFLA Power Rankings: Queen’s Moves Up

September 30, 2014

1. Brock University (5-0): Last Week 1 The Brock Badgers continued their dominance, downing the rival Western Mustangs 12-9. A commanding 8-1 lead at the half helped the Badgers sit comfortably for the remainder of the game. Scoring depth was not an issue for Brock as eight different Badgers found the back of the cage. Sophomore attackman Brandon Slade, senior midfielder Mark Vradenburg, senior attackman Kyle Davis and sophomore midfielder…


CUFLA Power Rankings: Brock Stays On Top

September 24, 2014

1. Brock University (4-0)—Last Week: 1 The Brock Badgers passed their toughest test of the season thus far with flying colours, knocking off the Western Mustangs 14-6 this past Saturday. The Badgers handed the Mustangs their first loss of the season in front of an energetic Brock University homecoming crowd. Sophomore attackman Brandon Slade led the way for Brock, netting a hat-trick and adding two helpers for five points. Fellow sophomores…


Week 2 CUFLA Three Stars: Voyageur Tops the List Once Again

September 17, 2014

Third Star-Mark Debrone- Brock University It was a breakout weekend for sophomore midfielder Mark Debrone, as he netted five goals and six assists for 11 points in the Brock Badgers pair of victories. The hometown product sits sixth in the Canadian University Lacrosse Association scoring race, while he is second among all Badgers in points. Second Star- Michael Buwalda- University of Toronto Senior attackman Michael Buwalda picked up where he…


CUFLA Power Rankings Weeks 1 & 2

September 16, 2014

1. Brock University (3-0) – The Brock Badgers have exploded offensively in the early stages of the season, netting an outstanding 64 goals in three games. After a convincing 17-6 victory over McMaster, the Badgers capped off week two with an impressive 14-11 win over the defending Baggataway Cup champion Guelph Gryphons. St.Catharine’s native Mark Debrone had a breakout weekend, burying five goals and adding six assists for 11 points…


2014 Week 1 CUFLA Three Stars

September 10, 2014

With the Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association (CUFLA) returning to action, In Lacrosse We Trust kicks off the 2014 season coverage with Pat Gregoire’s Week 1 Three Stars. Third Star- Taren Cook- Bishop’s University Freshmen Taren Cook had an impressive CUFLA debut, netting four goals in Bishop’s 16-3 victory this past Sunday. The Rothesay, New Brunswick native will look to help fill the offensive void left by former Gaiter standout…


CUFLA Season Preview: Brock University Badgers

August 26, 2014

The most decorated program in Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association (CUFLA) history, the Brock Badgers are currently experiencing a Baggataway Cup drought. The Badgers have been crowned National Champions 18 times, but they have yet to bring the hardware home to St. Catharines, ON since 2009. Head Coach Justin Kennedy and his squad have high expectations after training camp just over the past two weeks. “Our expectations are to learn…


ILWT’s 2013 CUFLA Awards and All-Canadians

November 13, 2013

Although the Canadian University Lacrosse Associations have crowned the 2013 Baggataway Cup champions and named their All Canadians, ILWT’s very own Pat Gregoire names his own picks for the 2013 CUFLA season. MVP: Kyle Davis (Brock) – Despite leading Canadian university lacrosse in scoring and goals, senior attackman Kyle Davis fell short of the CUFLA All Canadian West Division list. The Caledon, ON buried 34 goals, added 28 assists for…


Guelph Dethrone Defending McGill; Crowned 2013 Baggataway Champions

November 4, 2013

After pulling off upsets over Bishop’s and Brock, the Guelph Gryphons completed the biggest victory of the weekend as they dethrone the defending National Champion McGill Redmen after a 14-11 win to be crowned the 2013 Baggatway Cup Champions. McGill jumped out to a 4-2 lead in the first quarter but Guelph charged back in the second quarter to knot the game up at six before heading into the locker…


CUFLA Names All Canadians

October 30, 2013

The McGill Redmen were rewarded for their perfect 10-0 season with nine selections on the Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association’s 2013 All-Canadian team. Bishop’s filled four of the remaining five slots on the East Division squad, with Carleton midfielder Jay Gallant the lone representative from outside of the pair of Quebec teams. Guelph led the way in the West Division with six All-Canadians, while the first-place Brock Badgers placed four…


Western, Guelph, Queen’s and Bishops Punch Tickets to Baggataway Cup Weekend

October 28, 2013

The Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association is one step closer to crowning the 2013 Baggataway Champion as Queen’s, Western, Guelph and Bishop’s advance to the quarterfinals after first round playoff wins this weekend. In the East Division, second seeded Western had their hands full with fifth place Toronto this past Friday as the Mustangs squeezed a 10-9 victory over the Varsity Blues. After three quarters, the Mustangs had an 8-6…