Lacrosse: Irish hope to avoid Marquette trap

Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse (#14/#15, 5-4, 1-2 ACC) travel to Marquette (5-4, 2-1 Big East) for a Wednesday evening showdown, 7:00 pm, FS1. With the passing of Admiral Ackbar, we had hoped to retire the "It's a trap!" meme, but the recent offensive struggles for the Irish set this midweek meeting up as the [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:25:21-04:00April 11th, 2018|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

Lacrosse: Irish beat Marquette 15-9 in NCAA opener

The Irish dispatched the Marquette Golden Eagles in the NCAA first round on Mother's Day.  Notre Dame now holds the longest continuous streak of quarterfinal appearances at 8 in a row.  The boys have a date with Denver in Long Island on Saturday at 2:30, ESPNU.  The next installment of the Western Rivalry. It was a good day to [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:26:14-04:00May 15th, 2017|Lacrosse|2 Comments

Lax exclusive! Our Q & A with Marquette’s Brewtown Andy

Ahead of the Irish’s first round matchup against Marquette on Sunday at noon (ESPNU), we had the pleasure of speaking with Brewtown Andy of AnonymousEagle.com , the Marquette sports supersite (twitter: @brewtownandy).  The Golden Eagles have won the Big East title for the second year in a row, and in only their 5th year as [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:26:15-04:00May 11th, 2017|Lacrosse|0 Comments

Surgeon General identifies ND Lacrosse as major cause of heart attacks

#7/#10 Notre Dame wins over Marquette, 11-10, on last-minute Perkovic goal.  The #MotorCityHitman had a personal best 6 goals. The Fighting Irish were up 8-2 in the 2nd quarter and looking to put the Golden Eagles away when things started to dry up.  Marquette clawed their way back into the game and tied it 10-10 with eight [...]

By |2018-05-09T22:26:17-04:00April 12th, 2017|Lacrosse|0 Comments

Men’s Lacrosse takes on Marquette this afternoon

#7/#10 Notre Dame Lacrosse takes on Marquette this afternoon at 4:00 pm at Arlotta Stadium, ESPN3. We identified this game as the classic trap game in our preseason article.  The Irish don't play many midweek games, and it is always a struggled to prepare on such a short turnaround. Marquette (6-3) has been hovering around [...]

By |2017-04-11T10:53:01-04:00April 11th, 2017|Lacrosse|2 Comments