2013-14 Men's Lacrosse News
March 8, 2014
UMBC Falls Short in Upset Bid of No. 3 Johns Hopkins, 15-8
BALTIMORE – Fueled by sophomore midfielder Pat Young, the UMBC men’s lacrosse team rallied from six goals down to pull within one twice, but could not get over the top, falling to No. 3 Johns Hopkins, 15-8, Saturday afternoon at UMBC Stadium.
March 6, 2014
Men's Lacrosse Hosts No. 3 Johns Hopkins on Saturday Afternoon
For just the third time in twelve match-ups, the UMBC men’s lacrosse team will host Johns Hopkins University at UMBC Stadium when the two squads face off on Saturday, March 8 at 1:05 p.m. The Retrievers (2-1) have won two straight games in their current four-game homestand, while Hopkins has moved up to No. 3 in the USILA rankings with a 4-0 start. Gary Stein and Kevin O’Neill have all the play-by-play action on Q1370 AM (www.q1370.com), beginning at 12:55 p.m. and video streaming is available via the America East digital network.
March 1, 2014
Team Effort Spurs Men's Lacrosse to 14-5 Victory Over Richmond
BALTIMORE – UMBC senior attackman Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) led a balanced attack with a career-high five goals and the Retriever defense held Richmond to a season-low five scores in a 14-5 victory in chilly conditions at UMBC Stadium. The Retrievers improved to 2-1 on the campaign, while the first-year Spiders slipped to 0-4. Gregoire added an assist in a six-point effort, while sophomore attackman Nate Lewnes (Arnold, Md./St. Mary’s) scored three goals and added a pair of helpers.
February 28, 2014
Lewnes Tabbed to Tewaaraton Watch List; Men's Lacrosse Hosts Richmond Saturday Afternoon
The UMBC (1-1) men’s lacrosse team continues its early season four-game homestand on Saturday, March 1 when the Retrievers host the Richmond Spiders (0-3) at UMBC Stadium. The opening face-off is set for 1:05 p.m. Gary Stein has all the play-by-play action on Q1370 AM (www.q1370.com), beginning at 12:55 p.m. and video streaming is available via the America East digital network.
February 24, 2014
Max Maxwell Earns America East Top Rookie Honor
Cambridge, Mass. – UMBC freshman attackman Max Maxwell (Hamburg, N.Y./Hamburg) was named America East Conference Men’s Lacrosse Rookie of the Week for games ending Feb. 23, 2014. Maxwell scored his first three career goals, all in the second half, in UMBC's 10-8 victory over Monmouth on Feb. 22.
February 22, 2014
Captains Gregoire, Poe Key Men's Lacrosse's Triumph Over Monmouth
BALTIMORE – UMBC senior attackman Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) scored two of his game-high four goals in the fourth quarter as the Retrievers opened the home schedule with a 10-8 victory over Monmouth before 641 fans at sun-drenched UMBC Stadium.
February 15, 2014
UMBC Falls at No. 6 Maryland, 14-3, in Season Opener
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Redshirt freshman goalie Connor Gordon recorded 15 saves in his first career game for the Retrievers, but UMBC failed to score a goal in the first half and could not come back, falling to No. 6 Maryland, 14-3, in the team’s season opener, Saturday afternoon at Byrd Stadium.
February 14, 2014
Men's Lacrosse Opens Campaign Saturday at No. 6 Maryland; Game Time Now 2pm
The UMBC men’s lacrosse team is set to open its 2014 campaign at in-state rival No. 6 Maryland (1-0) on Saturday, Feb. 15, at Byrd Stadium. The opening draw has been moved to 2:00 p.m. and streaming is available on Terps’ TV. UMBC returns seven starters from last season’s 7-8 squad, which reached the America East title contest.
February 11, 2014
2014 UMBC Men's Lacrosse Preview
UMBC Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach Don Zimmerman is optimistic that what transpired in May and June of 2013 will have a positive impact on the 2014 spring campaign. The Retrievers open play at No. 6 Maryland on Saturday, Feb. 15 at noon.
February 6, 2014
Men's Lacrosse Announces Broadcast Schedule; Retrievers Tabbed Third in Preseason Poll
Nine of UMBC's regular season men's lacrosse games plus all post-season action will be broadcast on Q1370 (www.q1370.com) in the Retrievers' 2014 campaign.
January 30, 2014
Men's Lacrosse Tabs Gregoire, Poe and McDonough as 2014 Team Captains
BALTIMORE – Seniors Matt Gregoire (Crofton, Md./South River) and Phil Poe (Harwood, Md./DeMatha) and junior Kevin McDonough (Oak Beach, N.Y./St. Anthony’s/Binghamton) have been named team captains for the 2014 UMBC men’s lacrosse team, head coach Don Zimmerman announced today.
December 12, 2013
UMBC Men's Lacrosse Announces 2014 Spring Schedule
BALTIMORE - UMBC Head Lacrosse Coach Don Zimmerman announced the Retrievers’ 2014 spring schedule today, which features an early four-game homestand and home contests against all three America East opponents which competed in the 2013 league championships.
October 4, 2013
Men's Lacrosse to Compete at Capital Lacrosse Invitational on Oct. 13; Scrimmage Versus Navy Postponed
The UMBC men's lacrosse program would like to announce two alterations to its 2013 fall scrimmage schedule. The Retrievers' home scrimmage versus Navy, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 5, has been postponed. The two institutions will attempt to compete on Saturday, Oct. 19 at UMBC Stadium at 1:00 p.m.
September 24, 2013
Attackman Scott Jones Selected Seventh Overall by Minnesota in NLL Draft
Former UMBC attackman Scott Jones (Port Coquitlam, B.C./Terry Fox) was selected by the Minnesota Swarm as the seventh selection overall in the 2013 National Lacrosse League Entry Draft.
September 19, 2013
Men's Lacrosse Welcomes 26 Returners and 13 Newcomers for 2013-14 Campaign
Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach Coach Don Zimmerman and his staff welcomed 26 returning players and 13 newcomers in September as the Retrievers begin preparations for the 2013-14 campaigns.
August 22, 2013
Alum Steve Settembrino Returns to Alma Mater as Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach
BALTIMORE- UMBC alum Steve Settembrino has been named assistant men’s lacrosse coach at his alma mater, it was announced today by Retriever head coach Don Zimmerman.