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Lynn’s Dryden Brous Named USILA/BSN D2 Offensive Player of the Week!

Lynn’s Dryden Brous Named USILA/BSN D2 Offensive Player of the Week!

College, Lynn, Men's Lacrosse
via press release - photo by Lisa Capitelli, OC Today   Each week the USILA and BSN Sports will honor the National Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week. USILA and BSN Sports is proud to announce the Players of the Week for the week of April 10 – April 16, 2017.   Excerpt: DIVISION II - OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK Dryden Brous, Lynn University, Sunshine State, FO, Fr. – Ocean City MD Dryden Brous had his best game to date for Lynn University as the freshman shouldered every faceoff in the Fighting Knights' victory over Saint Leo. Brous lined up for all 24 faceoffs in the game, controlling a career-high 19 for a 79.2 winning percentage. He also finished with a career-high-tying nine groundballs and tallied his third assist in the past two games with a hel
Rollins Takes OT Thriller Over Lynn 12-11 – Both Press Releases

Rollins Takes OT Thriller Over Lynn 12-11 – Both Press Releases

College, Lynn, Men's Lacrosse, Rollins
photo via Rollins web site   Lynn Press Release   BOCA RATON, Fla. – Trailing 10-6 with under 10 minutes to play at home on Saturday, the Lynn University lacrosse team utilized a 5-1 tear – including Johnny Gavin's game-tying strike with 22 seconds left – to close out regulation and force overtime against Rollins College. The Fighting Knights had a late man-up opportunity but were unable to convert before the Tars buried the game winner for a 12-11 Sunshine State Conference victory. INSIDE THE MATCHUP: Final: Rollins 12, Lynn 11 Records: Rollins (7-5, 2-1 SSC), Lynn (4-6, 0-3 SSC) Location: Bobby Campbell Stadium | Boca Raton, Fla. All-time Series: Rollins leads 3-1 Get Social: Twitter - @Lynn_Knights | Instagram - @Lynn_Knights | Facebook - /LynnFightingKnig
#13 Tampa Handles Lynn 18-7 – Both Press Releases

#13 Tampa Handles Lynn 18-7 – Both Press Releases

College, Lynn, Men's Lacrosse, Tampa
photo via Tampa Web Site   Tampa Press Release   TAMPA, Fla. –  The No. 13 University of Tampa men's lacrosse team took it's Saturday afternoon Sunshine State Conference match-up over visiting Lynn University. INSIDE THE MATCHUP: Final: Tampa Spartans 18, Lynn Fighting Knights 7 Records: Tampa (9-3, 2-0 SSC), Lynn (4-5, 0-2 SSC) Location: Naimoli Athletic & Intramural Complex | Tampa Fla. All-time Series: Tampa leads the all-time series 5-0. Follow Us: @TampaSpartans on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Vimeo    HOW IT HAPPENED: 1st Period The Lynn University Fighting Knights took an early lead of 2-0 over Tampa. Jake Mosher McGraw had the first goal for Tampa at 3:48. With 1:40 left in the period, Andrew Kew scored his first g
One Love: Lynn Lacrosse Honors Yards for Yeardley Movement

One Love: Lynn Lacrosse Honors Yards for Yeardley Movement

College, Lynn, Men's Lacrosse
via press release - photo via Lynn web site   BOCA RATON, Fla. – For the second year in a row, Lynn University's lacrosse team hosted one of their home games in honor of the One Love Foundation's Yards for Yeardley campaign. This past Saturday, the Fighting Knights donned One Love warm up shirts before battling Florida Tech while raising awareness around campus all school year leading up to the game. The One Love Foundation was started in 2010 in honor of former UVA women's lacrosse player, Yeardley Love, with the mission to spread awareness and end relationship abuse on college campuses. Teams across the country are joining the Yards for Yeardley initiative, committing to completing 1 million yards in 30 days in memory of Yeardley Love. "Our Title IX office with Lorna Fin
Lynn:  Early Deficit Leads to First Lacrosse Defeat 11-6

Lynn: Early Deficit Leads to First Lacrosse Defeat 11-6

College, Lynn, Men's Lacrosse
via press release - photo via Lynn web site   Wingate, N.C. – An early 5-0 deficit plus a season-high in turnovers proved detrimental for the 12th-ranked Lynn University lacrosse team on Tuesday afternoon as the Fighting Knights were handed their first loss of the 2017 season, 11-6, at Wingate University. Lynn started to make a push late in the fourth quarter but strong goalkeeping from the home squad prevented the Blue and White comeback. INSIDE THE MATCHUP: Final: Wingate 11, #12 Lynn 6 Records: Wingate (4-1), #12 Lynn (3-1) Location: Graham Gill Field | Wingate, N.C. All-time Series: Wingate leads 1-0 Get Social: Twitter - @Lynn_Knights | Instagram - @Lynn_Knights | Facebook - /LynnFightingKnights STATS OF THE GAME: Lynn featured a balanced offense with six diff
#12 Lynn Grinds Out 12-8 Road Clash; Jerhoff Breaks Scoring Record

#12 Lynn Grinds Out 12-8 Road Clash; Jerhoff Breaks Scoring Record

College, Lynn, Men's Lacrosse
via press release - photo via Lynn web site   Roswell, Ga. – Lynn University's 12th-ranked lacrosse team utilized a 6-0 scoring advantage in the third quarter to break away from Young Harris College on Saturday in a chippy, neutral site battle that saw 20 combined penalties. Following a 4-3 halftime tally, the Fighting Knights' offense found its rhythm in the second half for a 12-8 decision. Redshirt-junior Austin Jerhoff tallied the 70th goal of his Lynn career, becoming the program's all-time leading scorer. INSIDE THE MATCHUP: Final: #12 Lynn 12, Young Harris 8 Records: Lynn (3-0), Young Harris (3-4) Location: Titans Field | Roswell, Ga. All-time Series: Lynn leads 3-0 Get Social: Twitter - @Lynn_Knights | Instagram - @Lynn_Knights | Facebook - /LynnFightingKnights S
Lynn:  Lacrosse Moves up in Rankings; Prepares for Road Trip

Lynn: Lacrosse Moves up in Rankings; Prepares for Road Trip

College, Lynn, Men's Lacrosse
via press release - photo via Lynn web site   Perry, N.Y. – Lynn University's lacrosse team didn't even see the field this past week but made a move in the USILA/Nike Division II Coaches Poll. The Fighting Knights come in at No. 12 in the second release of the 2017 poll, marking the highest the program has ever been ranked. The Fighting Knights are 2-0 on the season with a win over then No. 8 Adelphi. Following the two wins, Lynn entered the rankings last week at No. 15, a program-best at the time. The USILA poll can be found here. Additionally, the Blue and White moved up one spot to No. 10 in the Nike/US Lacrosse Magazine rankings, found here. The Fighting Knights are preparing to hit the road for the first time this season over the weekend. Lynn will first stop in Ro