College Men’s Lacrosse News – Guilford Picked Sixth in Preseason ODAC Poll

Posted by Press Release on February 4, 2016 at 2:43 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

FOREST, Va. — The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) men’s lacrosse coaches picked Guilford College sixth in their annual preseason poll released Thursday. The Quakers earned 42 points in the 10-team ranking. Lynchburg College, the reigning ODAC champions and NCAA Division lll runner-up, collected nine first-place votes and 81 overall points. Roanoke College placed second, …Read the Rest…

HPU MLAX tabbed SoCon favorites as Lomas, Piluso and Price named all-league

Posted by Press Release on January 27, 2016 at 2:53 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s lacrosse team was picked as the preseason favorites in the Southern Conference while seniors Dan Lomas, Zack Price and Jamie Piluso garnered all-conference accolades, the league office announced Wednesday. The defending SoCon Tournament champions collected four first-place votes and a total of 46 points to edge …Read the Rest…


HPU’s Lomas, Thistle taken in the Major League Lacrosse Draft

Posted by Press Release on January 22, 2016 at 6:25 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Seniors Dan Lomas and Matt Thistle of the High Point University men’s lacrosse team were selected in the 2016 Major League Lacrosse Draft on Friday afternoon. The Ohio Machine used the 38th overall selection on Lomas before the Boston Cannons selected Thistle with the 58th pick. “Both Dan and Matt have …Read the Rest…

HPU MLAX Adds Bressan and Bridle To 2016 Roster

Posted by Press Release on January 11, 2016 at 7:02 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University men’s lacrosse head coach Jon Torpey has announced the addition of two transfers, Colin Bressan and Dallas Bridle to the 2016 roster. Bressan and Bridle will join the team in January and will be eligible to participate in the upcoming 2016 spring season. “Both Dallas and Colin are …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Men’s Lax Kicks Off 2016 Season With First Practice

Posted by Press Release on January 8, 2016 at 6:12 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s lacrosse team opened the 2016 season with its first practice of the season on Friday morning. PHOTOS “It was great to get back together as a team,” head coach Jon Torpey said. “Today was a good start to get to where we want to be at …Read the Rest…


HPU MLAX Adds Maryland to the 2016 Schedule

Posted by Press Release on December 30, 2015 at 3:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University men’s lacrosse head coach Jon Torpey announced the addition of Maryland to the 2016 schedule with a game on Feb. 20 in College Park, Md. “We are excited to add an incredibly well-coached team in Maryland to the schedule for the 2016 season,” Torpey said. “This game will …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Lacrosse News – Guilford Announces Captains for 2016 Season

Posted by Press Release on December 18, 2015 at 4:30 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College head men’s lacrosse coach Tom Carmean announced the selection of seniors Adam Fiore (Ithaca, N.Y./Ithaca), Daniel Hughey (Cary, N.C./Athens Drive), Connor Manning (Ithaca, N.Y./Ithaca)and Andy McDonagh (Whitmore Lake, Mich./Dexter) as the Quakers’ team captains for the 2016 campaign. The captains were selected by Guilford’s coaching staff at the conclusion of …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s Lacrosse Releases Schedule For 2016 Season

Posted by Press Release on November 4, 2015 at 8:31 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s lacrosse team released its schedule for the program’s fourth season of NCAA competition on Wednesday. 2016 Schedule The squad’s tough non-conference slate features national powers Duke and Virginia along with a home game against another NCAA Tournament qualifier in Marist. “We are looking forward to another …Read the Rest…

HPU MLAX Adds Transfers Keegan O¹Connor and Jimmy Wyrick

Posted by Press Release on August 22, 2015 at 8:20 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s lacrosse team has added transfers Keegan O’Connor and Jimmy Wyrick to the 2016 roster, head coach Jon Torpey announced Friday. “We are looking forward to Jimmy and Keegan joining our program,” Torpey said. “Over the first four years of our program’s existence we have received great …Read the Rest…

Justin Geisler Joins HPU MLAX Staff As Director Of Operations

Posted by Press Release on August 19, 2015 at 3:56 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Former standout Austin Geisler has been named Director of Operations for the High Point University men’s lacrosse team, head coach Jon Torpey announced on Wednesday. Geisler returns to HPU after serving as the team’s starting goalkeeper from 2013-15. “Austin is an incredible young man who played a vital role in our …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s LAX Announces 2015 Signing Class

Posted by Press Release on August 5, 2015 at 1:29 pm under College, Video | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University men’s lacrosse head coach Jon Torpey announced the signing of 12 student-athletes who will compete for HPU beginning in 2015-16. Class Highlights “We believe this class exemplifies every character trait we look for in our student-athletes here at High Point University,” Torpey said. “There is no doubt that …Read the Rest…


HPU Athletics Unveils New Vert Stadium Turf

Posted by Don Moore on July 15, 2015 at 3:18 pm under College, Photos, Video | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University soccer and lacrosse programs have developed an unprecedented championship culture while combining to capture 12 conference championships over the past five years. Time Lapse Video Photo Gallery As the athletics calendar turns to 2015-16, the Panthers will now compete on a cutting edge Mondoturf surface that properly …Read the Rest…

Ryan Cassidy Promoted To HPU MLAX Volunteer Assistant Coach

Posted by Press Release on July 13, 2015 at 1:43 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Ryan Cassidy has been promoted to volunteer assistant coach of the High Point University men’s lacrosse program, head coach Jon Torpey announced Monday. “We are very excited to have Ryan continue with our staff in his new coaching role,” Torpey said. “Ryan’s efforts as a director of operations were a big …Read the Rest…

HPU MLAX’s Levine Named Jewish Sports Review All-American

Posted by Press Release on June 29, 2015 at 2:42 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Redshirt-junior Harris Levine of the High Point University men’s lacrosse team was named to the 2015 Men’s College Lacrosse All-America Team, the Jewish Sports Review announced Monday. “Our staff has really enjoyed watching Harris develop these past four years,” head coach Jon Torpey said. “He is a competitor at the highest …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Lomas Named USILA MLAX All-American

Posted by Press Release on May 21, 2015 at 11:16 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Junior Dan Lomas of the High Point University men’s lacrosse team was named United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Honorable Mention All-America on Thursday. “The pool of great attackmen for the 2015 season was very deep and this is an amazing honor for both Dan and our program,” head coach Jon …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Lacrosse News – Guilford Trio Garners Postseason Honors

Posted by Press Release on May 20, 2015 at 8:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Three Guilford College men’s lacrosse student-athletes recently garnered postseason honors for their performances during the 2015 campaign. Senior goalie Thomas Deane (St. Louis, Mo./Ladue) earned a spot on the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association/LaxWorld Division III South Team in the 74th annual North-South Senior All-Star Game. Classmate Nick Huckins (The Woodlands, Texas/The …Read the Rest…

HPU MLAX Falls In NCAA First Four To Towson, 10-8

Posted by Press Release on May 7, 2015 at 2:56 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• Sophomore Sean Harrison posted the first hat trick of his career with three goals on the night. • Redshirt-senior Austin Geisler finished his HPU career with 13 saves and two ground balls. • Junior Matt Thistle posted two goals and one assist for the Panthers. TOWSON, Md. – The High Point University men’s lacrosse …Read the Rest…


HPU MLAX Opens NCAA Tournament At Towson

Posted by Press Release on May 5, 2015 at 3:42 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s lacrosse team will play in its first ever NCAA Tournament game on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. against No. 17 Towson in Baltimore, Md. The Panthers (10-6) are riding a four-game winning streak, their longest of the season, and enter the tournament as 2015 Southern Conference champs. …Read the Rest…

HPU MLAX Takes SoCon Title With 2OT Win Over Richmond, 9-8

Posted by Press Release on May 3, 2015 at 12:30 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• Sophomore Sean Harrison scored the game-winning goal in the second overtime period to give HPU the win. • Junior Dan Lomas scored four goals to break his own HPU single-season goal scoring record with 43 on the year. • Redshirt-senior Austin Geisler won SoCon Tournament Most Outstanding Player with 15 saves and two ground …Read the Rest…

HPU MLAX Panthers Best Bears In SoCon Semifinal Thriller

Posted by Press Release on May 1, 2015 at 7:01 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• Sophomore Michael LeClair tallied two goals including the game-winner with 4:11 to play. • Redshirt-senior Austin Geisler made 10 saves while collecting five ground balls to earn the win in goal. • High Point advances to the Southern Conference Championship to face No. 1 Richmond at 2 p.m. on ESPN3. RICHMOND, Va. – Sophomore …Read the Rest…