Category: Syracuse Orange Lacrosse

10 things to know about Syracuse’s Carrier Dome renovations

10 things to know about Syracuse’s Carrier Dome renovations

Three years ago, Syracuse University announced renovations to the Carrier Dome as a part of its Campus Framework plan, a 20-year guideline for physical campus development. Many of the major improvements are expected to be completed by the fall of 2020, including ... MORE
Sports Illustrated says Otto the Orange is the best college mascot in the ACC, #9 overall

Sports Illustrated says Otto the Orange is the best college mascot in the ACC, #9 overall

Sports Illustrated ranked Otto the Orange as the ninth-best college mascot of all time in their latest issue celebrating the 150th anniversary of college football. The ranking praises Otto for being “as sweet as the fruit he embodies.” Otto is the only mascot from ... MORE
Construction finally underway for $118M facelift to Carrier Dome

Construction finally underway for $118M facelift to Carrier Dome

It’s perhaps the biggest construction project the City of Syracuse has seen in several years. The $118 million renovations to the Carrier Dome is finally underway after two years of detailed planning. Syracuse University, along with neighboring school SUNY ESF and the ... MORE
SU lacrosse lands big-time transfer and gives him No. 22 (report)

SU lacrosse lands big-time transfer and gives him No. 22

Syracuse lacrosse’s famed No. 22 is apparently back in play again. According to Inside Lacrosse, midfielder Chase Scanlan is transferring from Loyola to Syracuse and will wear that program’s historic number. No. 22, worn by the likes of Gary Gait, Charlie Lockwood ... MORE
Syracuse falls to No. 54 in Director’s Cup rankings, worst since 2010-11

Syracuse falls to No. 54 in Director’s Cup rankings, worst since 2010-11

Syracuse finished the 2018-19 school year 54th in the standings for the Director’s Cup competition, its worst finish since the 2010-11 year. The Director’s Cup is a points system that purports to determine the country’s most successful athletic department. Whether the Director’s ... MORE
Can Syracuse lacrosse return to glory days? ‘We’re slowly losing our blue blood status’

Can Syracuse lacrosse return to glory days? ‘We’re slowly losing our blue blood status’

Former Syracuse lacrosse star Jovan Miller (pictured) turned 30 on May 11. He decided to spend part of his landmark day watching his former school take on Loyola in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. That turned out to be a ... MORE
Syracuse opens NCAA lacrosse tournament at Loyola (full bracket)

Syracuse opens NCAA lacrosse tournament at Loyola (full bracket)

The 11-time NCAA Champion Syracuse men’s lacrosse team is in the NCAA Tournament for the 39th time. ‘Cuse will play at No. 8 seed Loyola in the first round of the tournament on Saturday at Noon at Ridey Stadium. It’s the 12th-straight ... MORE
Syracuse falls in NCAA opening round at Loyola

Syracuse falls in NCAA opening round at Loyola

The Syracuse lacrosse season came to an abrupt end on Saturday, as No. 8 seed Loyola erased a four-goal deficit in the second half and won 15-13. A seven-goal run erased the Orange’s four-goal deficit, while the Greyhounds’ netminder Jacob Stover made ... MORE
‘Cuse cracks Carolina in ACC lacrosse finale

‘Cuse cracks Carolina in ACC lacrosse finale (full coverage)

The No. 11 Syracuse men’s lacrosse team (8-3, 2-2 ACC) dominated the third quarter and scored 10 of the game’s final-12 goals to defeat No. 18 North Carolina 12-9 (7-5, 1-2 ACC) on Saturday in the conference finale. Senior Nate Solomon was ... MORE
Orange dominate Navy to close out regular season

Orange dominate Navy to close out regular season

The No. 9 Syracuse men’s lacrosse team (9-3, 2-2 ACC) couldn’t have asked for a much better way to end the regular season, dominating Navy (5-7, 3-4 Patriot League) in every way Saturday night, defeating the Midshipmen 18-9. The Orange capped off ... MORE
Orange and Tar Heels meet in ACC opener on tonight

Syracuse eliminated from ACC tournament with 11-10 loss to UNC

With 6:12 left in the game and Syracuse up 10-7 against North Carolina, the biggest lead of the game for either team, it appeared the Orange were putting the finishing touches on its first Atlantic Coast Conference tournament win since 2016. The ... MORE
Orange comeback falls short at Notre Dame

Orange comeback falls short at Notre Dame

The Syracuse men’s lacrosse team (5-3, 1-2 ACC) put together another thrilling second half comeback, but No. 12 Notre Dame (5-3, 1-1 ACC) had strung together a strong enough first 30-minutes to withstand the 7-0 Orange run, winning 13-10 at Arlotta Stadium ... MORE
Syracuse battles Hobart tonight in Geneva

Syracuse pulls away from Hobart for 17-5 victory

The Orange are bringing the Kraus-Simmons Trophy back to Syracuse. The Orange and the Hobart Statesmen were separated by just two goals at halftime of Tuesday night’s lacrosse game at Boswell Field in Geneva. Syracuse cruised to victory in the second half, winning ... MORE
Syracuse University shifts Carrier Dome roof replacement timeline

Syracuse University shifts Carrier Dome roof replacement timeline

Syracuse University has changed the timeline on its Carrier Dome renovation project and the athletic department will vacate the Carrier Dome on March 1, 2020, the school’s athletic director John Wildhack told ESPN Radio’s Brent Axe on Tuesday. “As we look toward ... MORE
Carrier Dome Managing Director says project has ‘officially begun’

Carrier Dome Managing Director says project has ‘officially begun’

The highly anticipated project to renovate the Carrier Dome in Syracuse is now underway. This is Phase One of the project, which includes most notably a replacement of the air-inflated Carrier Dome roof. Dome Managing Director and Syracuse University Vice President and ... MORE
Syracuse takes down Cornell in Tuesday night lax showdown

Syracuse takes down Cornell in Tuesday night lax showdown

The No. 11 Syracuse men’s lacrosse team (7-3) held the nation’s No. 2 ranked offense to single digits en route to a 13-8 win over No. 10 Cornell on Senior Day in the Carrier Dome. Nick Mellen rose to the occasion, holding ... MORE
Dominant fourth lifts Orange past Rutgers, 18-14

Dominant fourth lifts Orange past Rutgers, 18-14

For the second week in a row, a dominant fourth quarter lifted the No. 13 Syracuse men’s lacrosse team (4-2) past a ranked opponent. This time, ‘Cuse overcame a pair of four-goal deficits to down No. 16 Rutgers (4-4), 18-14. The Orange ... MORE
Syracuse vs. Duke lacrosse game moved to CNS Stadium

Syracuse vs. Duke lacrosse game moved to CNS Stadium

The Syracuse men’s lacrosse game vs. Duke on March 24 has been moved to Cicero-North Syracuse Stadium at Cicero-North Syracuse high school at 2 p.m., as the Carrier Dome will play host to the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament this weekend. In addition ... MORE