2017 Wesleyan University Men's Lacrosse News

  • Men’s Lacrosse Earns No. 2 Seed in NESCAC Tournament, Will Host No. 7 Williams Saturday
    April 27, 2017
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team – ranked No. 7 in the country – earned the No. 2 seed in the NESCAC Championships and will host Little Three archrival and seventh-seeded Williams College Saturday, April 29 at 1 p.m. on Jackson Field.
  • No. 7 Men’s Lacrosse Sets Program Record with Ninth NESCAC Win, Defeats Conn. College 9-8
    April 26, 2017
    The seventh-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team held off a late fourth quarter rally by Connecticut College Wednesday night, but prevailed to defeat the Camels 9-8 on the road in its 2017 regular-season finale. The Cardinals increased their win streak to 14, while setting a program record with nine NESCAC victories.
  • Stanton Named NESCAC Men’s Lacrosse Co-Player of the Week
    April 24, 2017
    Harry Stanton ’18 of the seventh-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team was named the NESCAC Co-Lacrosse Player of the Week alongside Charlie Fay of Bates College, as announced Monday by the league office. It's the second time this season that Stanton has been honored by the conference.
  • Stanton Scores Eight Goals to Lead No. 9 Wesleyan to Thrilling Comeback Victory over No. 3 Tufts, 17-16
    April 22, 2017
    Junior Harry Stanton of the ninth-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team helped lead a thrilling comeback victory over No. 3 Tufts University Saturday afternoon on Jackson Field, while senior Tom Dupont scored the game-winning goal with just :19 remaining on the clock to give the Cardinals the 17-16 win. Stanton tied a program record with eight goals – four in the final 15 minutes of play – as the Cardinals earned the incredible come-from-behind win in their final regular season home game of the season.
  • Cardinals Extend Win Streak to 12, Edge Skidmore 12-9
    April 18, 2017
    Harry Stanton ’18 scored four goals and dished out two assists to help lead the ninth-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team past Skidmore College in a non-conference thriller Tuesday night, 12-9. The win marks the 12th-straight for the Cardinals as they improve to 12-1 overall.
  • Stanton Scores Five Goals, Including Game-Winner, as No. 11 Men’s Lacrosse Edges No. 15 Bowdoin 10-9 in NESCAC Thriller
    April 15, 2017
    In an incredibly close game that went back-and-forth throughout, the 11th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team prevailed over No. 15 Bowdoin College on the road Saturday, 10-9, on a game-winning goal from Harry Stanton ’18 with 8:16 to play. The victory extended the Cardinals’ win streak to 11 straight games.
  • No. 11 Men’s Lacrosse Wins 10th-Straight Game, Defeats Trinity 13-7
    April 11, 2017
    The 11th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team won its 10th-consecutive game Tuesday night as it defeated in-state rival Trinity College, 13-7. The Cardinals, ahead by one at halftime, scored 10 second half goals to pull away.
  • LITTLE THREE CHAMPS! Men’s Lacrosse Defeats Williams, 11-8
    April 08, 2017
    With an 11-8 win over archrival Williams College Saturday afternoon, the 13th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team claimed the Little Three title outright for the 11th time in program history, and the first time since 2013. Taylor Ghesquire ’18, Harry Stanton ’18 and Carter Hawthorne ’19 each scored three goals, while Stanton and Hawthorne also added an assist to lead the Cardinals.
  • No. 13 Wesleyan Wins 17-13 Over Little Three Rival and No. 11 Amherst
    April 05, 2017
    Tom Dupont ’17 scored a career-high six goals and Ted Bergman ’17 made 19 saves in net to help lead the No. 13 Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team to a 17-13 win over Little Three rival and 11th-ranked Amherst College on the road Wednesday night.
  • Barker, Stanton Help Lead No. 14 Wesleyan Past Colby, 11-6
    April 01, 2017
    Trailing 2-0 after the first quarter, the 14th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team rallied behind stellar play from Harry Stanton ’18 and Christian Barker ’19 en route to an 11-6 win over Colby College Saturday afternoon in NESCAC action.
  • Ghesquiere Scores Five Goals as Cardinals Defeat Union, 13-4
    March 29, 2017
    Taylor Ghesquiere ’18 scored five goals and dished out an assist to lead the 14th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team to a commanding 13-4 non-conference win Wednesday night over Union College.
  • Stanton Scores 100th Career Goal in 13-4 Win Over Clark
    March 25, 2017
    Harry Stanton ’18 of the 17th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team scored a game-high four goals in a decisive 13-4 win over Clark University Saturday afternoon, and became the ninth player in program history to reach the 100th-career goal milestone.
  • Stanton Named USILA/BSN Sports North Offensive Player of the Week
    March 22, 2017
    In addition to being named the NESCAC Player of the Week on Monday, Harry Stanton ’18 of the 17th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team also received national recognition Wednesday, as he was named the USILA/BSN Sports Division III North Offensive Player of the Week.
  • Men's Lacrosse Announces Time Change to Saturday's Game Against Clark
    March 21, 2017
    The 17th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team's game against Clark University this Saturday, March 25 will now be played at 1 p.m. on Citrin Field.
  • Harry Stanton ’18 Named NESCAC Men’s Lacrosse Player of the Week
    March 20, 2017
    Junior attack Harry Stanton of the No. 17 Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week for his stellar performance during a 2-0 stretch for the Cardinals.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Defeats No. 10 Middlebury on the Road, 17-15
    March 18, 2017
    The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team edged No. 10 Middlebury College on the road Saturday afternoon in a high-scoring NESCAC matchup, 17-15. Harry Stanton ’18 led all players with eight points on six goals and two assists.
  • Wesleyan’s Defense Guides Cardinals to 11-4 Win Over Vassar
    March 14, 2017
    The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team outscored Vassar College 7-2 in the second half en route to a decisive 11-4 victory in Boca Raton, Fla. Tuesday afternoon. Carter Hawthorne ’19 registered seven points on two goals and five assists, while Harry Stanton ’19 totaled six points on five goals and one assist to highlight the day for the Cardinals.
  • Hawthorne, Stanton Help Lead Wesleyan Past Hamilton, 12-8
    March 11, 2017
    On a cold and windy Saturday afternoon, the Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team prevailed against NESCAC foe Hamilton College, 12-8 to earn its first conference win of the season, while handing the Continentals their first loss of the year.
  • Cardinals Cruise Past Roger Williams in Home-Opener, 20-6
    March 08, 2017
    The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team scored 10 goals in the first quarter en route to a convincing 20-6 win over Roger Williams University Wednesday night in the Cardinals’ 2017 home-opener.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Rallies Late but Falls Short to No. 15 Bates, 15-14
    March 05, 2017
    The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team scored three straight goals in the final 2:14 of play, but the late rally wasn’t enough as the No. 15 Bates College Bobcats held on to win, 15-14. Sunday’s game was the 2017 season-opener for Wesleyan, and third game this season for Bates.
  • Bergman and Stanton Named Preseason All-America Honorable Mentions
    March 03, 2017
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Co-captains Ted Bergman ’17 and Harry Stanton ’18 have been named 2017 Division III Preseason All-America Honorable Mentions, as announced by Inside Lacrosse.
  • Men's Lacrosse Season-Opener Rescheduled to Sunday, March 5
    March 02, 2017
    LEWISTON, Maine - The men's lacrosse game between Bates College and Wesleyan University scheduled for Saturday afternoon has been moved to Sunday due to weather forecast considerations.
  • Men’s Lacrosse 2017 Season Preview
    March 01, 2017
    The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team opens its 2017 season Saturday, March 4th on the road in an exciting conference matchup against No. 15 Bates College at 1 p.m. The Cardinals return to action four days later and will host Roger Williams in their home-opener on Citrin Field. Wednesday’s game is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. The 2017 slate features six away games, one neutral site contest and eight home events.
  • Men's Lacrosse Ranked No. 17 and No. 19 in Preseason Rankings
    January 19, 2017
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan University men’s lacrosse team is ranked No. 17 by insidelacrosse.com in its 2017 Face-Off Yearbook preseason rankings.