May 31, 2012
Academic All-NESCAC Selections for 2012 Spring Sports Include 101 Jumbo Student-Athletes
One hundred and one spring sport athletes at Tufts were awarded Academic All-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) honors on Thursday. Recipients have achieved at least sophomore academic standing with a grade point average of 3.35 or better and are letter-winners on their teams.
May 23, 2012
Six from Jumbo Men's Lacrosse on 2012 USILA All-American Teams
The 2012 Tufts men's lacrosse team matched last season for the most All-Americans in program history when six Jumbos were on the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) teams announced today.
May 20, 2012
Men's Lacrosse Knocked Out of NCAA's With 12-10 Semi-final Loss at Cortland
Cortland outscored Tufts 8-1 over the final 26 minutes to overcome a 9-4 deficit and the nationally second-ranked Red Dragons defeated the fourth-ranked Jumbos, 12-10, in the NCAA Div. III men's lacrosse semi-finals at the SUNY Cortland Stadium Complex on Sunday afternoon.
May 19, 2012
Ten Members of Men's Lacrosse Program Graduate on Friday Before Travelling to NCAA Semi-final
In what has become a unique tradition at Tufts, 10 members of the Jumbo men's lacrosse team attended an early commencement ceremony on Friday morning to receive their diplomas. These Jumbos "graduated early" because they will miss the regular commencement exercises on Sunday due to their NCAA Championship semi-final game at Cortland State.
May 18, 2012
Tufts Men's Lacrosse Travels to Cortland for Sunday's NCAA Semi-final Game
On Sunday (May 20), the Tufts men's lacrosse team will attempt to qualify for their third straight NCAA Championship final when they play at Cortland State in the semi-finals. Game time is 1 pm.
May 17, 2012
Kirwan Becomes Men's Lacrosse Program's All-Time Leader in Goals During NCAA Quarterfinal
With 10:25 remaining in the third quarter of Tufts' NCAA Quarterfinal game against RIT on Wednesday at Bello Field, senior Sean Kirwan (Boonton Township, NJ) took a feed from sophomore Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD) at the top of the crease and became the Jumbo program's all-time leading goal scorer with the 149th of his career.
May 16, 2012
Tufts Men's Lacrosse Advances to National Semi-final with 15-13 Quarterfinal Victory Over RIT
A four-goal run spanning from late in the third quarter to early in the fourth opened up a 13-9 lead for the Tufts men's lacrosse team, and the Jumbos held off visiting RIT to earn a 15-13 victory in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Div. 3 Championship on Wednesday afternoon.
May 16, 2012
Player of the Year McCormick, Five Others from Men's Lacrosse Honored as All-New England
Six members of the Tufts University men's lacrosse team were voted as 2012 New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) All-New England recipients announced yesterday. Senior midfielder Kevin McCormick (Laytonsville, MD) is Player of the Year and freshman attack Cole Bailey (Millersville, MD) is Rookie of the Year.
May 14, 2012
Men's Lacrosse to Host RIT in NCAA Quarterfinals on Wednesday Afternoon at Bello
For the third straight year, the Tufts men's lacrosse team will host an NCAA Championship quarterfinal round game when the Jumbos welcome RIT to Bello Field on Wednesday (May 16) at 4 pm.
May 12, 2012
Tufts Tops Trinity 17-8 in NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship Second Round on Saturday
Nine players scored goals, including four by senior co-captain Sean Kirwan (Boonton Township, NJ), as the Tufts men's lacrosse team opened 2012 NCAA Championship play with a 17-8 second-round victory against Trinity on Saturday afternoon at Bello Field.
May 7, 2012
Kirwan Scores Seven to Capture NESCAC Player of the Week After Jumbos Win Men's Lax Title
After an injury forced him to miss the first 10 games of the season, senior co-captain Sean Kirwan (Boonton Township, NJ) is returning to form for the Tufts men's lacrosse team. His seven goals in two games over the weekend helped Tufts win the conference title and earned him the conference Player of the Week honor.
May 7, 2012
Men's Lacrosse Earns Fifth NCAA Championship Berth, Hosts Second-Round Game on Saturday
As 2012 NESCAC champions, the Tufts men's lacrosse team will make its fifth appearance in the NCAA Championship this spring. The field was announced on Sunday night. Tufts received a first-round bye and will host a second-round game on Saturday (May 12). More information will be posted later.
May 6, 2012
Watch NCAA Div. III Championship Selection Shows for Men's Lacrosse and Softball
By winning their 2012 NESCAC Championships on Sunday, the Tufts men's lacrosse and softball teams earned automatic berths into the NCAA Tournament. The men's lacrosse NCAA field will be announced on Sunday at 10 pm. Softball's NCAA announcement is scheduled for Monday at 10 am. A link to the NCAA selection shows for both sports is inside.
May 6, 2012
Wood's Goal in Second Overtime Lifts Tufts to NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Title Over Bowdoin
Sophomore Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD) took a feed from senior Geordie Schafer (Rancho Santa Fe, CA) and rifled home the game-winning goal at 1:50 of the second overtime as the Tufts men's lacrosse team won its third consecutive NESCAC title, 9-8, against Bowdoin on Sunday at Bello Field.
May 5, 2012
Tufts Defeats Connecticut College 13-2 to Advance to NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Final
The Tufts men's lacrosse team advanced to its fourth straight NESCAC final with a 13-2 victory over Connecticut College in the conference semi-finals on Saturday at Bello Field. The Jumbos were led by three goals each from senior co-captains Sean Kirwan (Boonton Township, NJ) and Kevin McCormick (Laytonsville, MD).
May 4, 2012
All-NESCAC First Team Attackman Beau Wood Featured on Lacrosse Magazine Website
Jac Coyne of Lacrosse Magazine writes about the emergence of Tufts sophomore Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD), who leads the NESCAC in scoring this season after playing in just four games last year. Read it inside.
May 3, 2012
Tufts Men's Lacrosse Tops NESCAC With Five All-Conference Selections
The Tufts men's lacrosse team, the #1 seed and host of this weekend's NESCAC finals, earned five spots on the All-Conference Teams announced today. The Jumbos' four first team recipients were twice as many as any other team, and their five totatl honors were the most.
April 30, 2012
Tufts to Host Connecticut College, Trinity and Bowdoin This Weekend For NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Finals
For the third straight year, the Tufts men's lacrosse team will host the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) semi-finals and final at Bello Field this weekend (May 5-6).
April 28, 2012
Tufts Men's Lacrosse Holds Off Amherst for 14-10 NESCAC Quarterfinal Victory
Jumbos Sean Kirwan (Boonton Township, NJ), Kevin McCormick (Laytonsville, MD) and Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD) scored three goals apiece as the top-seeded Tufts men's lacrosse team won 14-10 over eight-seed Amherst in a NESCAC Championship quarterfinal at a blustery Bello Field on Saturday afternoon.
April 25, 2012
Jumbo Men's Lacrosse Finishes Regular-Season With 15-7 NESCAC Win Over Bowdoin
Freshman Cole Bailey (Millersville, MD) scored four goals with three assists as the #5 Tufts men's lacrosse team finished its regular-season with a 15-7 NESCAC victory over #13 Bowdoin on Wednesday night at Bello Field.
April 21, 2012
Kirwan's Four Lead #5 Jumbos to 10-6 Men's Lacrosse Victory Against Wesleyan
The Tufts University men's lacrosse team used a seven-goal run spanning from late in the second quarter until early in the fourth to erase a deficit and go on to a 10-6 victory over Wesleyan in a NESCAC game on Saturday afternoon at Bello Field.
April 17, 2012
Jumbo Men's Lacrosse Takes Over First in NESCAC With 14-8 Victory at Bates College
The Tufts University men's lacrosse team, ranked fifth nationally, increased a 9-8 third-quarter lead to 12-8 in a span of 67 seconds and pulled away from the Bates College men's lacrosse team for a 16-11 NESCAC victory Tuesday night at Garcelon Field.
April 14, 2012
Seventh-ranked Jumbo Men's Lacrosse Defeats #13 Amherst 15-5 in NESCAC Action
Sophomore Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD) led nine Jumbos who scored goals with four as the seventh-ranked Tufts men's lacrosse team rolled to a 15-5 win against #13 Amherst in a NESCAC game at Bello Field on Saturday afternoon.
April 10, 2012
Jumbo Men's Lacrosse Returns Home With Strong 11-5 Victory Against Endicott
Away from home since March 23, the #7 Tufts men's lacrosse team returned to Bello Field on Tuesday night and earned an 11-5 victory against Endicott College in non-conference action. Sophomore Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD) led seven Jumbos who scored goals with three.
April 7, 2012
Jumbo Men's Lacrosse Finishes Five-Game Road Swing With 11-5 Victory at Williams
Senior co-captain Kevin McCormick (Laytonsville, MD) scored three goals with two assists as the 12th-ranked Tufts men's lacrosse team handled Williams College, 11-5, in NESCAC action on Saturday afternoon.
April 5, 2012
Men's Lacrosse Holds Off Middlebury for 10-9 Mid-week NESCAC Road Victory
Sophomore Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD) scored four goals and senior middie Geordie Schafer (Rancho Santa Fe, CA) added three as the 12th ranked Tufts men's lacrosse team earned a 10-9 win at Middlebury on Thursday afternoon.
April 3, 2012
Beau Wood's Five Goals Lead Jumbos Past Babson College in Non-Conference Men's Lacrosse, 13-6
Sophomore midfielder Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, Md.) scored five goals and Tufts University tallied four times in each of the first three quarters en route to a 13-6 victory over Babson College in non-conference men’s lacrosse action tonight at MacDowell Field.
April 2, 2012
Jumbos Volunteer at Cradles To Crayons for Annual Service Project During Spring Break
For their annual service project, the Tufts University men's lacrosse team volunteered their time during spring break at Cradles To Crayons in Brighton, Massachusetts. After arriving home on Wednesday night from their game with Stevenson in Baltimore, the team was back on a bus at 9:30 am to spend the day at Cradles To Crayons.
March 31, 2012
Nogueras' Overtime Goal Lifts Trinity College Over Tufts 9-8 in NESCAC Action
Junior attackman Rob Nogueras (Parkland, FL) scored the game-winning goal from freshman attacker Matt Hauck (Ridgewood, N.J) with 1:37 left in overtime to lead the Trinity College Bantams to a 9-8 victory over the visiting Tufts University Jumbos in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) men's lacrosse action this afternoon on Jessee/Miller Field.
March 26, 2012
Rhoads' Work on Face-Offs Earns NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Co-Player of the Week Honor
Tufts University senior Nick Rhoads' (McLean, VA) dominance on face-offs in three Jumbo men's lacrosse games last week has earned him a share of the NESCAC Player of the Week award announced today.
March 25, 2012
Second-ranked Tufts Men's Lacrosse Defeats #19 Western New England 13-9 in Non-Conference Contest
Sophomore midfielder Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD) scored five goals to lead the second-ranked Tufts men’s lacrosse team to a 13-9 victory over No. 19 Western New England in a non-conference game Sunday (Mar. 25).
March 23, 2012
Tufts Defense Leads Way in 9-4 NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Victory Against Colby College
Sophomore goalie Patton Watkins (Chattanooga, TN) saved 10 of 14 shots on goal and Tufts allowed its fewest goals to a NESCAC opponent in three years for a 9-4 victory against Colby College on Friday afternoon at Bello Field.
March 22, 2012
All Jumbos Invited to Fan The Fire With Tufts Baseball and Men's Lacrosse on April 14
Fan the Fire: Spirit, Sports, Service is a celebration of Jumbo pride and the dedication to active citizenship we all share at Tufts. At the final Fan the Fire event of the year on Saturday, April 14, students, alumni and their families are invited to come out to Huskins and Bello Fields for baseball and men's lacrosse games.
March 20, 2012
#2 Men's Lacrosse Offense Stymied in 9-5 Defeat at 10th-ranked Stevenson
Led by six caused turnovers and eight ground balls from Stevenson men's lacrosse junior Kyle Holechek (Reisterstown, Md), the 10th-ranked Mustangs held the nation's ninth-ranked scoring offense to just five goals as they posted a 9-5 victory over No. 2 Tufts Wednesday night at Mustang Stadium.
March 19, 2012
Sophomore Beau Wood Scores NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week Honor
Despite the loss of All-Americans D.J. Hessler and Matt Witko to graduation, and the absence of 60-goal scorer Sean Kirwan (Boonton Township, NJ) from the early-season line-up, the Tufts University men's lacrosse team has been just as effective offensively. Sophomore Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD), this week's New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Player of the Week, is one of the reasons.
March 17, 2012
Jumbo Men's Lacrosse Edges Stevens 14-12 in Battle of National Top Five Teams
In a highly anticipated early season matchup between two nationally ranked top-five teams, the Stevens Institute of Technology men’s lacrosse team, ranked fourth in the nation, fell to second-ranked Tufts University, 14-12, at the De Baun Athletic Complex on Saturday.
March 13, 2012
McCormick's Five Goals Lead #2 Tufts Men's Lacrosse to 16-9 NESCAC Victory Over Camels
Senior co-captain Kevin McCormick (Laytonsville, MD) scored five goals, including two man-up tallies, as the second-ranked Tufts men's lacrosse team never trailed and won 16-9 over Connecticut College in NESCAC action on Tuesday afternoon at Bello Field.
March 10, 2012
Second-ranked Jumbo Men's Lacrosse Wins 15-8 at Hamilton in 2012 Season-Opener
Senior co-captain Kevin McCormick (Laytonsville, MD) and sophomore Beau Wood (Sherwood Forest, MD) each posted four goals and one assist to lead nationally ranked #2 Tufts University to a 15-8 win over Hamilton College in a NESCAC game at Hamilton's Steuben Field on Saturday.
March 8, 2012
Jumbo Men's Lacrosse Sets Sights On Third Straight NCAA Finals Appearance in 2012
With back-to-back appearances in the NCAA Championship finals, including a national championship victory in 2010, the annual standard for the Tufts University men's lacrosse team has been set. The 2012 Jumbos set out for that goal beginning on Saturday at Hamilton College.
December 15, 2011
Jumbo Matt Witko Selected by Ohio Machine in Major League Lacrosse Supplemental Draft
Matt Witko, an All-American midfielder for the Tufts men's lacrosse team, was selected in the third round of Major League Lacrosse's (MLL) supplemental draft held on Wednesday. He was the 17th overall pick, and the first pick in the third round by the expansion Ohio Machine.
December 12, 2011
Kirwan, McCormick on Inside Lacrosse's Pre-Season All-American First Team
Inside Lacrosse has released its 2012 Face-Off Yearbook Division III Preseason All-Americans and seniors Sean Kirwan (Boonton Township, NJ) and Kevin McCormick (Laytonsville, MD) from Tufts men's lacrosse are on the First Team. (Photo by Doug Kapustin)
December 9, 2011
Tufts-Stevenson Men's Lacrosse Game Voted as 2011's Best by Lacrosse Magazine
Lacrosse Magazine has selected the Tufts University men's lacrosse team's game against Stevenson University played last March 23 as its Best Game of 2011.
September 27, 2011
HOMECOMING WEEKEND OCTOBER 14-16 TO FEATURE ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY, CONFERENCE GAMES
As usual, an exciting weekend of Jumbo Sports activities is planned for Homecoming 2011, which will take place October 14-16.