Saint Joseph's University Men's LacrosseSchool Sports Team
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Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse senior attackman Chris Blewitt has been voted onto the 2018 College Sports Information Directors of America - CoSIDA Academic All-District Men's At-Large First Team for District 2 in a vote conducted by Sports Information Directors, it was announced on Thursday afternoon. First Team Academic All-District honorees advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America Team ballot, where first-, second-, and third-team All-America honorees will be selected lat...er this month.
Blewitt is now a two-time CoSIDA Academic All-District selection after earning the same recognition last year.
Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse senior goalkeeper Pat Dallon has been selected one of three finalists for the 2018 Yeardley Reynolds Love Unsung Hero Award, it was announced by the One Love Foundation on Tuesday afternoon.
The Yeardley Reynolds Love ("YRL") Unsung Hero Award recognizes the accomplishments of two student-athletes (one male, one female) who demonstrate dedication, integrity, humility, hard work, community service, leadership, kindness and sportsmanship - all qua...lities Yeardley Love exemplified throughout her life. These student-athletes make a significant contribution to the team in ways that may not be measured in goals, saves or ground balls.
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ICYMI: Claudine Andre (Women’s Track and Field) and Chris Blewitt (Men’s Lacrosse) have been selected as the recipients of Saint Joseph’s Class of 1950 Awards a...s the school’s top graduating student-athletes. They will be among the honorees at the University’s Commencement on May 19.
ICYMI: Graduate student midfielder Will McNamara (3g, 4gb, 1ct), senior midfielder Kyle Cain (6g), & redshirt freshman goalkeeper Mike Adler (21 saves, 4gb, 2ct, + 1 beauty of an assist) were named to the 2018 Northeast Conference All-Tournament Team for their performances vs. Sacred Heart and Robert Morris.
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Tyson Gibson scored the game-winning goal with 10 seconds remaining in overtime as the No. 20 Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse squad dropped a 9-8 heartbreaker to Robert Morris in the Northeast Conference Championship title game on Saturday afternoon on Sweeney Field.
The Hawks close their season at 11-4 overall after claiming the 2018 NEC regular-season title with a 6-0 record in league play.
The top-seeded Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse squad (11-3, 6-0 NEC) will face third-seeded Robert Morris (11-4, 4-2 NEC) in the 2018 Northeast Conference Championship title game this Saturday, May 5. Opening face-off is set for noon on Sweeney Field. The winner of the game will receive the NEC's automatic berth into the 2018 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship.
Tied 8-8 entering the fourth quarter, the #20 Hawks scored three of the final four goals of the game as the top-seeded Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse team earned an 11-9 win over fourth-seeded Sacred Heart (7-8) in the Northeast Conference Championship semifinals on Thursday afternoon on Sweeney Field.
With their 11th consecutive win, which matches the program record for single-season victories, the Hawks improve to 11-3 overall and advance to face Robert Morris in the NEC title game on Saturday afternoon at noon on Sweeney Field.