Category Archives: Lacrosse

“You’re going to hit a jogger!” The Intrepid Lacrosse Club’s trip to Franklin Regional

Cameron Quinn (attack, Mt. Lebanon) gave us the above quote because someone did hit a jogger during shot practice. Mel Morgret (goaltender, Peters Township) rules. July 19, 2011 – Intrepid Lacrosse is a high-level club for players who want to … Continue reading

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FRREEEEDOMMMM! Braveheart on Final Day of Lacrosse Camp

July 5, 2011 – We’re jumping back to lacrosse camp. Sportsgazelle has become unstuck from time. On Day 3 (last Thursday), two players faced off in a tradition called a braveheart. This is sometimes used to decide the outcome of … Continue reading

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“Girls – run that thing where you score.” Helpful advice from Lacrosse Camp Day 2

June 29, 2011 – We can thank Coach Torrey McGowan of Notre Dame College (Cleveland) for the above tip, because it is awesome. McGowan was at Franklin Regional this week to help out on Day 2 of the Winner’s Edge … Continue reading

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‘Ground Balls’ are not made of meat and they don’t go on top of Spaghetti: Winner’s Edge Lacrosse Camp Day 1

June 28, 2011 – To illustrate the point, let’s take a game. The “Steelers” took on the “Power” today on Field 1 at Franklin Regional High School Stadium. The Steelers came out on fire and scored about three or four … Continue reading

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Seven out of Eight Lacrosse Campers like the food at St. Vincent’s

I did a study… Yeah, a study. June 20, 2011 – Players must till the fields of St. Vincent College following their games. Just kidding, this is when they go find all the lacrosse balls that got lost during games. … Continue reading

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PIAA Boys’ Lacrosse Championships, Round 1: OT Action-drama for the Devils and Tigers!

Hard hits, controversial calls, and a rally to win in overtime – this game had everything. Let’s get to the highlights. Continue reading

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Mount Lebanon knocks North Allegheny out of States – PIAA Round 1

  The final score was 14-13 in overtime.  Mount Lebanon came back from a 5-goal deficit to with this. But, there is so much more to tell. I’m exhausted right now from a long day, but here’s a preview: A … Continue reading

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Greensburg Central Catholic lacrosse concedes another Championship to Hampton

The Centurions didn’t go down easy, though. The final score was 14-11. So, what does this really mean? “Hampton is a very talented team,” Coach Evans explained when he called. If you can beat this year’s Centurions, then credit is … Continue reading

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Greensburg Central Catholic Lacrosse: Joking Around to Get Rid of Nerves before the Championship Game

It’s what they do on the team bus, so I made them lighten up after practice today. After all, they’ll be facing rival Hampton tomorrow; a team they are facing for the second championship game within three years. What could … Continue reading

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Chartiers Valley advances to Division II finals with a come-from-behind win over Shaler

The C-V Colts were losing to the Shaler Titans by six goals early in the game. But, the Colts won it with a final score of 12-10. Let’s get to the highlights. Segment 1 – Fast reactions by CV goaltender … Continue reading

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