lacrosse

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.
Courtesy of Hannah Snyder/Philadelphia Wings
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.
Hannah Snyder/Philadelphia Wings
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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The Philadelphia Wings will look for their first win on Saturday night in Rochester.
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Andrew Kramer
January 14, 2019 - 5:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings lacrosse team announced Monday that they have "permanently removed" announcer Shawny Hill following "offensive comments" he made during the team's home game over the weekend. Here's the comment from last night's Swarm-Wings game. You can easily...
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The Philadelphia Wings will look for their first win on Saturday night in Rochester.
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Andrew Kramer
January 13, 2019 - 7:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings lacrosse in-game announcer is under fire after making an offensive comment about forward Lyle Thompson. During the Wings home game against the Georgia Swarm, in-game announcer Shawny Hill told the crowd “let's snip the pony tail.” The comment...
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Anthony Joaquim
Philadelphia Wings
Matt Leon
December 13, 2018 - 1:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The expansion Philadelphia Wings will make their National Lacrosse League debut on Saturday afternoon when they welcome Buffalo to the Wells Fargo Center. Of course, this is also a return for Wings lacrosse, as Philadelphia had a very successful run in the NLL until...
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