lacrosse

The Philadelphia Wings are 0-2 this season against Toronto.
Courtesy of Hannah Snyder/Philadelphia Wings
July 25, 2019 - 8:45 am
By Finley Frechette and Lauren del Valle, CNN (CNN) -- There's a new professional men's league playing its inaugural season in the US, and it might be the media-savvy approach with deep-pocketed investors to bring lacrosse to the next level in sports viewership. It's called the Premier Lacrosse...
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Philadelphia Wings forward Matt Rambo
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Matt Leon
June 21, 2019 - 2:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Matt Rambo is one of the top lacrosse players that has emerged from the Philadelphia area in recent years. A Glenside native, Rambo was a star at La Salle College High School and later at the University of Maryland. Now he's a member of the National Lacrosse League's...
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The Cabrini University men's lacrosse team celebrates its first national title at the Linc on Sunday.
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Matt Leon
May 27, 2019 - 2:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For a long time, the Cabrini University men's lacrosse team has consistently been one of the best squads in the country. Now in 2019, you can remove the phrase "one of" from the previous sentence. The Cavaliers are still celebrating their first NCAA Division III...
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Cabrini University men's lacrosse team
Cabrini University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 21, 2019 - 12:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championships will be held at Lincoln Financial Field this weekend. Teams will be coming from all over the country to play for a national title, but the Division III championship game will feature the team with a short commute this Sunday...
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Penn freshman midfielder Sam Handley
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
May 15, 2019 - 10:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team will face a very familiar opponent on Sunday in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament. When the Quakers, who are 12-3 and on a 12-game winning streak, take on Yale, it will be the third meeting between the two...
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Penn lacrosse
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Matt Leon
May 10, 2019 - 9:56 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A magical season has emerged out of humble beginnings for the University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team. The Quakers were sitting at 0-3 after a tough 15-14 loss to a talented Penn State team back on March 2. But a funny thing has happened to the Quakers in the...
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Maddie Gebert
Temple University Athletics
Matt Leon
April 13, 2019 - 5:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple University women's lacrosse team will visit Cincinnati Saturday in American Athletic Conference play. The Owls are led by junior attacker Maddie Gebert, who has scored a team high 24 goals in 12 games this season. It has become quite apparent that there is...
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The Philadelphia Wings are 0-2 this season against Toronto.
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Matt Leon
March 27, 2019 - 4:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings will be looking for a second straight victory on Saturday night when they visit the Toronto Rock in a National Lacrosse League battle. Philadelphia improved to 3-10 and snapped a three-game losing streak this past Saturday with a 13-8 win over...
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Trevor Baptiste & Kiel Matisz prepare for a game for the Philadelphia Wongs.
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Matt Leon
February 14, 2019 - 3:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's going to be a packed weekend for the NLL's Philadelphia Wings. It all starts on Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center when Philadelphia hosts the New England Blackwolves. Then it's a bus ride up to Connecticut for a late Sunday afternoon rematch with the...
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The Philadelphia Wings visit Buffalo on Saturday night.
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Matt Leon
January 18, 2019 - 1:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings will be on the road tomorrow night, visiting the Buffalo Bandits. The expansion Wings are 0-4 so far in National Lacrosse League action. Most recently, this past Saturday, they lost a hard-fought battle with the undefeated Georgia Swarm at the...
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