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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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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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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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The Philadelphia Wings mascot Wingston is shown with mascot from other Philly professional and college teams.
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Dan Wing
November 09, 2018 - 1:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings lacrosse team introduced the city's newest pro-sports mascot Friday morning at pep rally on the rooftop lacrosse field at Friends Select in Center City. Another shot of the new kid in town. He's on Twitter- @WingstonNLL - if you want to welcome...
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Matt McMahon
Philadelphia Wings
Matt Leon
August 09, 2018 - 3:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings are continuing to put together their roster for the upcoming season. First, they added players in the Expansion Draft, and now, the focus is on free agency. The Wings have signed several players over the last couple of weeks, including someone...
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Paul Day
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Matt Leon
July 17, 2018 - 2:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Monday was a big day for lacrosse fans in Philadelphia. The National Lacrosse League held its Expansion Draft, and the roster of the Philadelphia Wings began to take shape. Philadelphia selected nine players, and acquired a 10th as part of a deal. "We're very happy,"...
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Senior attacker Christian Cuccinello
Villanova Athletics/Greg Carroccio
Matt Leon
May 09, 2018 - 1:59 pm
VILLANOVA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — For the third time in program history and the first time since 2011, the Villanova University men's lacrosse team is headed to the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats will match up with perennial power Duke in the first round on Saturday down in Durham, North Carolina. "...
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Karin Corbett
Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
May 08, 2018 - 2:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There are very few things in this world you can truly count on, but one of things on that short list is the University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team making the NCAA Tournament field. The Quakers have now made the tourney an incredible 12 consecutive years...
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Liz Hoeffner
Cabrini University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 04, 2018 - 12:03 pm
RADNOR, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- The Division III Cabrini University women's lacrosse team will host Marywood on Saturday in Radnor in the Colonial States Athletic Conference Tournament title game. Cabrini beat Neumann University in the semifinals 21-7 behind nine goals from senior attacker Liz...
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Bryn Athyn College junior Cameron Leech
Bryn Athyn College Athletics
Matt Leon
May 01, 2018 - 1:56 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY (KYW Newsradio) -- Cameron Leech has put together quite a season for the Division III Bryn Athyn College lacrosse team. In 14 games this season, Leech, a midfielder, has scored 36 goals, while adding 55 assists for a whopping 91 points. He is second in the nation in Division III...
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