For the second time in less than a week, the St. Bonaventure and Canisius men’s lacrosse teams fought back-and-forth in an entertaining battle, but Sunday afternoon it would be the Bonnies scoring the victory, 12-11, at the Marra Athletics Complex.
The St. Bonaventure men’s lacrosse team has earned two of the three Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) weekly awards as junior Brett Dobson has been named the league’s Defensive Player of the Week while freshman Austin Holley was tabbed the Rookie of the Week.
St. Bonaventure’s Brett Beetow broke an 8-8 tie with 2:21 remaining and his goal turned out to be the game-winner as the Bonnies scored their first Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) victory, 9-8, over visiting Manhattan Friday afternoon at the Marra Athletics Complex.
Jake Tomsik’s goal with just over 10 seconds remaining in regulation sent Quinnipiac to a 5-4 victory in a tightly-fought defensive battle Saturday afternoon under sunny skies at the Marra Athletics Complex.
The St. Bonaventure men's lacrosse team hosts its first game on home turf in almost two full calendar years when Quinnipiac visits the Marra Athletics Complex Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN3. The Bonnies defeated Quinnipiac in the first game of the season, 13-6, on the road in a game that did not count toward MAAC conference standings, but Saturday's contest will be a conference game.
A late rally effort was not enough to overcome a deep second half deficit for the St. Bonaventure men’s lacrosse team in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference season-opener at Detroit Mercy, 11-7, Saturday afternoon.
The St. Bonaventure men's lacrosse team travels to Michigan this weekend to faceoff against Detroit Mercy Saturday afternoon in what will be the first game of the year which counts toward the MAAC standings. Last weekend's games were considered a "preliminary round" and did not count for any of the teams toward the season MAAC standings. The remainder of the conference-only slate will go toward conference records.
The Bonnies made history on Saturday, topping Quinnipiac 13-6 in their season opener on the strength of three goals and three assists from sophomore Austin Blumbergs, two-and-three from freshman Jake Rosa and 14 saves and five groundballs from goalie Brett Dobson.
This week, we sit down with Director of Athletics Tim Kenney to get an update on how fall practices are going with COVID-19 safety protocols and talk about the challenges of creating basketball schedules amid the pandemic.
In our third episode of “Bonnies Insider,” we return to the AD’s Office to chat with Director of Athletics Tim Kenney as he discusses the return of our teams to practice and the possibilities for basketball season, including how the department will be ready whenever state officials declare their intentions for whether or not fans will be able to attend games.