DePauw (0-0, 1-1) earned its first victory in program history last week, defeating Elmhurst, 14-6, led by Robert Lapp (Chicago, IL/Loyola Academy) and Adam Bridges (Indianapolis, IN/Cathedral) who each who registered six goals in the win. North Coast men’s lacrosse squads continue to impress early in 2014 posting an overall record versus non-conference opponents of 16-2. Conference play opens up this week as Denison (0-0, 4-0) travels to face Wooster (0-0, 2-0) on Sunday.
Two former Ohio Wesleyan University standouts highlighted the list of players selected to the North Coast Athletic Conference's 30th Anniversary All-Decade men's lacrosse team. 2005 graduate John Schlegel and 2008 graduate Chris Eccles were the only two players in the last decade to be named the NCAC Player of the Year on two separate occasions.
North Coast men’s lacrosse teams kicked off the 2014 season in earnest last week with league squads posting a 6-1 record against non-conference opponents, led by 15th-ranked Denison (0-0, 2-0) topping 14th-ranked Washington & Lee, 11-9, in Lexington, Virginia, on Saturday.
Denison University won a share of two league championships this fall and finished in a three-way tie for second in another to take the lead in the race for the 2013-14 North Coast Athletic Conference All-Sports championship.
Oberlin College has received an $8 million gift from the Austin E. Knowlton Foundation to create a new, multipurpose athletics complex that is positioned to be one of the finest Division III facilities in the country. The Austin E. Knowlton Athletics Complex at Oberlin College will be named in honor of the late Ohio businessman who created the foundation through his estate to support colleges and universities throughout the Midwest.