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JU Men:  Six Dolphins Named to All-SoCon Teams

JU Men: Six Dolphins Named to All-SoCon Teams

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  via JU press release   SPARTANBURG, S.C. – After contributing to its third Southern Conference postseason appearance in three years, the Jacksonville University men's lacrosse team had six players earn seven postseason All-SoCon awards, as announced by the league Tuesday afternoon. Sophomore midfielder Jack Dolan and freshman defender Jordan Young were named to the First Team, while senior attackman Eric Applegate, redshirt-junior midfielder Evan Tyler, sophomore defender Dixon Smith, and freshman midfielder Zack Deaken all earned a spot on the Second Team. Young was also among five players from the league selected to the All-Freshman Team. "I couldn't be happier for the six young men in our program who made the All-SoCon teams in a year where we have had the most
Weekend College Recap!  Lynn Men and FSC Women Capture Titles, Host SSC Playoffs!

Weekend College Recap! Lynn Men and FSC Women Capture Titles, Host SSC Playoffs!

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  via college press releases   Author's note:  Again, due to time constraints I'll put the links to the articles up instead of separate press releases.  The polls and player's of the week will come later.   DIVISION ONE   Florida Gators Women: Gators Defeat UConn to Extend Winning Streak Florida tops the Huskies 16-5 on Saturday to move to 4-0 in the American Athletic LINK   Jacksonville Women: Dolphins Dominate Way to Win #13 LINK   Jacksonville Men: Applegate, Tyler Set Program Records as MLax Clinches SoCon Tourney Berth LINK   Stetson Women: Hatters Downed at Kennesaw State LINK   Sunshine State Conference   FSC Men Defeat FIT Men 11-8   FSC: Florida Southern Defeats Florida Tech to Close 2019 Season with a Victory LINK FIT: Men's Lacrosse Falls To Mocs in Season Finale LINK SportsLo
JU Men:  MLAX Downs #10 High Point 12-10 for First Win Over Ranked Opponent

JU Men: MLAX Downs #10 High Point 12-10 for First Win Over Ranked Opponent

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  via JU press release   BOX SCORE JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – March Madness isn't just for basketball. Fueled by a hard-nosed defense and highlighted by a decisive five-goal run in the second half, the Jacksonville University men's lacrosse team upset No. 10 High Point, 12-10, in Southern Conference action for the Dolphins' first-ever win over a ranked opponent, Saturday afternoon at D.B. Milne Field. "We knew today was going to be an opportunity for us to do something we have never done before. All week, we talked about making history to be the first team to win against a top-10 program. The guys believed they could get the job done and that is what it took to make it a reality," commented third-year head coach John Galloway following JU's impressive upset victory. D
JU Men:  Fourth Quarter Rally Lifts Dolphins in SOCON Opener, 11-8 Over Bellarmine

JU Men: Fourth Quarter Rally Lifts Dolphins in SOCON Opener, 11-8 Over Bellarmine

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  via JU press release   BOX SCORE LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A fourth-quarter rally lifted the Jacksonville University men's lacrosse team to an 11-8 victory over Bellarmine in the teams' Southern Conference opener, Saturday afternoon at Frazier Stadium. "It wasn't how we exactly planned the game going, but our boys found a way to gut out a tough win on the road against a really well-coached Bellarmine team," said head coach John Gallowayfollowing the win. "We made silly mistakes on both ends and didn't show the same competition on the ground we did last weekend. With that said, it's a blessing to win and learn. I'm incredibly proud of Eric Applegate for the week he had - he was named our Player of the Week and proved why in big moments of the game. I am also really impres
JU Men:  Applegate Selected by Launch In 2019 MLL Collegiate Draft

JU Men: Applegate Selected by Launch In 2019 MLL Collegiate Draft

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  via JU press release   CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A senior captain for the Jacksonville University men's lacrosse team, Eric Applegate was selected by the Florida Launch as the 47th overall pick in the 2019 Major League Lacrosse (MLL) Collegiate Draft, Saturday evening at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. A First Team All-Southern Conference selection last season, the Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. native was also named to the 2017 SoCon All-Tournament Team and the 2016 SoCon All-Freshman Team. One of six team captains for the Dolphins this season, Applegate has recorded multiple points in all six of Jacksonville's games this season, including four-point performances against Duke (Feb. 9), Michigan (Feb. 23), and Drexel (Mar. 2). Leading the team with 11 assists in 2019, Applegate curre
Tampa Men: Andrew Kew Drafted to Major League Lacrosse by the Florida Launch

Tampa Men: Andrew Kew Drafted to Major League Lacrosse by the Florida Launch

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  via UT press release   Boston, MA - (February 8, 2019) - Major League Lacrosse (MLL) hosted the 2019 Collegiate Draft presented by Cascade Saturday, March 9 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C. The Draft was free of charge to attend and featured representatives from every MLL team. Major League Lacrosse streamed the event for the first time in league history, from their website. More than 550 fans, players, league executives, and sponsors attended the event. The Ohio Machine selected Alex Woodall, Towson University's faceoff specialist, with the first overall pick in the 2019 MLL Draft presented by Cascade. Tampa's Andrew Kew was selected by the Florida Launch as the 40th overall pick. Kew is one of, if not the most decorated Tampa men's lacrosse players of
Florida NCAA Division One Recap – March 8th-March 10th

Florida NCAA Division One Recap – March 8th-March 10th

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  Author's Note:  Just like the Sunshine State Recap article we are doing the same for the Division 1 programs for this weekend, to get all caught up. The main highlight is Jacksonville's appearance in the Crown Lacrosse Classic in Charlotte, N.C., where on Friday they gave then #1-ranked Towson quite the game.   Jacksonville Men March 8th - DOLPHINS CLASH WITH NO. 1 TOWSON IN CROWN LACROSSE OPENER LINK March 10th - DOLPHINS DISPLACED IN CROWN CLASSIC FINALE LINK   Jacksonville Women Did not play this weekend   Florida Gators Women March 9th - Gators Down Panthers on the Road LINK   Stetson Women March 10th - Hatters Fall to Marquette LINK