Cal and the Ducks are trying to qualify and claim the highest seed possible for the upcoming Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Tournament. Cal’s record dropped to 8-6 (2-2 in the MPSF), while the Ducks improved top 5-6 (2-0 in the MPSF).
Daily Archives: April 8, 2011
NCAA Lacrosse: #2 Notre Dame Men’s Lacrosse (7-0) Hosts Georgetown (5-4) In Big East Lacrosse Showdown On April 10 Aired Live On ESPNU
The Hoyas lead the series 3-7, which includes an 11-8 win over Notre Dame last season in Washington, D.C. That was the first meeting between the two schools since the 1999 campaign. The Hoyas have won the last five encounters with the Fighting Irish. • Georgetown is 1-1 all-time at Notre Dame.
The last showdown between the Irish and Hoyas in South Bend occurred in 1999. Georgetown won that contest 12-8. The only other meeting at Notre Dame was a 13-10 Fighting Irish victory in 1993. That was Notre Dame’s last win over Georgetown. • The Irish are off to a 7-0 start for the third time in program history (31 seasons).
The other 7-0 starts came in 1993 and 2009. • The Irish are coming off a 12-8 win over then No. 8 Villanova. That marked the fifth ranked opponent the Fighting Irish have defeated this season. • Notre Dame’s defense ranks first nationally by allowing just 6.14 goals per game, which is on pace to break the school-record mark of 6.19 from the 2009 season. • BIG EAST rivals Notre Dame (7-0) and Syracuse (8-0) are the only two undefeated teams remaining in all of NCAA Division I men’s lacrosse.
A LOOK AT GEORGETOWN
• Georgetown will bring a 5-4 record into Sunday’s contest. The Hoyas are 2-1 in BIG EAST play. The Hoyas are coming off a 13-7 win at Mt. Saint Mary’s on Tuesday. Their other wins have come against Jacksonville (15-12), St. John’s (13-9), Providence (14-5) and Navy (9-8). The losses were to Maryland (20-8), Harvard (16-15), Syracuse (9-8 OT) and Duke (14-12). • The Hoyas average 11.89 goals per game on offense and surrender 11.11 goals per game defensively. • Sophomore attackman Davey Emala leads the team in goals (26) and points (31). Attackman Rickey Mirabito has a team-high 16 assists. Senior goalie Jack Davis has started all nine games and carries an 11.18 goals-against average and a .470 save percentage. Senior defenseman Barney Ehrmann and sophomore attackman Travis Comeau both were preseason all-BIG EAST selections. • Georgetown went 9-5 last season and the Hoyas finished second in the BIG EAST with a 5-1 league mark. • Head coach Dave Urick is in his 21st season at the helm of the Hoya program. He has a 205-85 record at Georgetown.
Southern California High School Lacrosse Profile: Foothill Knights Lacrosse All-American Senior Attacker Cameron Cole
Cameron Cole continues to lead the No. 1 ranked team in the county, the Foothill Knights. Cole has scored 17 goals and notched 17 assists so far for the Knights. Cole earned all-county and All-American honors last year.