Daley to help Team Canada; Kearnan, Alleyne selected in MLL Supplemental Draft

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Next August, Canisius women’s lacrosse head coach Allison Daley will be donning the Red and White while on the sidelines for the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Cup in her hometown of Peterborough, Ont. It was announced on Wednesday that Daley would assume associate head coach … [Read more...]

Kearnan selected by San Diego in NLL Draft

By Mike Pesarchick Copy Editor Two weeks after Jermaine Crumpton announced he had signed a deal to play professional basketball in Luxembourg, another former Griff is taking his play to the professional level. Connor Kearnan, a member of the class of 2018, was drafted into the National Lacrosse League by the expansion San Diego … [Read more...]

Griffs clinch spot in MAAC Tourney

By Nolan Hopkins Assistant Sports Editor The men’s lacrosse team clinched a spot in the conference tournament with their win over Manhattan last Friday, 19-11. The Griffs came into the contest losers of their last three games but quickly swung momentum in their favor as they scored three goals within the first eight minutes of … [Read more...]

Miyashita, Griffs vying for MAAC Tourney bid

By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s lacrosse team has a chance to clinch a spot in the MAAC playoffs this weekend with a win against the Manhattan Jaspers. The Griffs had an opportunity to earn their third conference win of the season this past weekend against the Quinnipiac Bobcats, who entered the game in … [Read more...]

Laxers drop pair to Detroit, Robert Morris

By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s lacrosse team hosted the Detroit Mercy Titans and Robert Morris Colonials this past week, as they move ever closer to the end of the regular season. The Griffs entered the game against the Titans with a record of 2-0 in the conference, looking to bolster their place in the … [Read more...]

Colgate, Albany have own way with Griffs

    By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s lacrosse team was defeated twice in the past week, as they were trounced by the Colgate Raiders and outclassed by the Albany Great Danes. After starting the season 3-1, the Griffs have lost the last two games, as they played the two best teams on their … [Read more...]

Performing better than expected

    By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s lacrosse team has started the season strong, winning three of their first four games. Their lone loss came in the first game of the season against Dartmouth when they gave up the game-deciding goal with one second left in the contest. Coach Mark Miyashita … [Read more...]

Griffs relying on trio of goal scorers

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Four games into this men's lacrosse season and Canisius has been excelling under first-year head coach Mark Miyashita. The Griffs, after losing their first game to Dartmouth in Hanover, N.H., have now won their last three games by a combined four goals. Canisius has been relying on … [Read more...]

Miyashita ready to lead alma mater in first year

    By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s lacrosse season ended in disappointing fashion last year. After ending the regular season 4-2 in conference play, the Griffs were bounced in the first round of the MAAC Tournament. The jarring end to the season didn’t end there however – over the summer, … [Read more...]

A year in sports

By Adam Duke Assistant Sports Editor As is typical of all sports programs, Canisius athletics had its ups and downs in the 2016-17 season. In the fall, the men’s cross country team finished in second place in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. The Iona Gaels dominated the race, taking spots one through eight. Galen Snyder … [Read more...]

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