2016 Western Men's Lacrosse News

  • 2016 Western Athletics Awards Banquet set for Tuesday, May 10
    May 02, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - The 2016 Western Connecticut State University Athletics Awards Banquet is set for Tuesday, May 10 at Ethan Allen Hotel in Danbury.
  • Fast start slips away for Western men in 15-7 loss at Plymouth State
    April 29, 2016
    PLYMOUTH, MA - Senior Nate Wilson (Norwich, CT) scored four of the game's first six goals, leading the Western Connecticut State University men's lacrosse team to a 5-1 lead after the first quarter, but Plymouth State outscored the Colonials 14-2 over the final three quarters for a 15-7 win over Western Friday afternoon.
  • Western men drop a 20-6 decision at UMass Dartmouth
    April 26, 2016
    DARTMOUTH, MA - The Western Connecticut State University men's lacrosse team limited Little East Conference rival UMass Dartmouth to only two goals in the first quarter, but the Corsairs exploded for 15 second-half goals on the way to a 20-6 defeat of the Colonials Tuesday evening.
  • Second half scoring lifts Southern Maine over Western men, 15-8
    April 23, 2016
    DANBURY, CT — With the score tied 3-3 at halftime, the University of Southern Maine men’s lacrosse team outscored Little East Conference rival Western Connecticut State University 7-2 in the third quarter, on the way to a 15-8 win over the Colonials Saturday afternoon at the Westside Athletic Complex.
  • Western Men's Lax Falls to LEC Rival Eastern, 11-3
    April 20, 2016
    DANBURY, CT – The Western Connecticut men’s lacrosse team fell to visiting LEC cross-state rival Eastern Connecticut, 11-3, Wednesday night at the Westside Athletic Complex. Senior attackman Jesse Beatty (Redding, CT) paced the Colonials with a pair of goals, while senior attackman Tim Reilly (Hanover, MA) led the visiting Warriors with three scoring strikes.
  • Western men fall to UMass Boston, 14-6
    April 16, 2016
    DANBURY, CT — The Western Connecticut State University men’s lacrosse team scored the game’s first two goals and held the visitors from UMass Boston scoreless for the first 12 minutes of the game, but the Beacons dominated play in the second and third quarters on the way to a 14-6 win over the Colonials Saturday night at the Westside Athletic Complex.
  • Strong second half lifts Mount Saint Mary College past Western men, 17-6
    April 13, 2016
    NEWBURGH, NY – Sophomore midfielder Dylan De Meo (Franklin Square, N.Y.) set a new single season program record for points on Wednesday with a goal and four assists in a 17-6 non-conference home win over Western Connecticut State. De Meo had 65 points through 12 games, eclipsing the previous mark of 63 set in 2012.
  • Western men fall to LEC rival Keene State, 20-7
    April 09, 2016
    KEENE, NH - Senior Michael Garrett (Vernon, CT) scored for the Western Connecticut State University men's lacrosse team midway through the first quarter, and senior Jesse Beatty (Redding, CT) scored with less than one minute remaining before halftime, but the Colonials trailed Keene State College 13-2 at the half, on the way to a 20-7 defeat at the hand of the Owls Saturday afternoon.
  • Farmingdale State runs past Western men, 16-2
    April 06, 2016
    DANBURY, CT — The visitors from Farmingdale State College scored the game’s first 14 goals and held the Western Connecticut State University men’s lacrosse team scoreless into the fourth quarter, on the way to a 16-2 defeat of the Colonials Wednesday evening at the Westside Athletic Complex.
  • Nate Wilson scores seven in Western’s 13-12 OT win over Salem State
    April 02, 2016
    DANBURY, CT — After scoring seven goals in regulation, senior Nate Wilson (Norwich, CT) assisted sophomore Richard Pitman (Southbury, CT) on the game-winning goal in overtime to lift the Western Connecticut State University men’s lacrosse team to a thrilling 13-12 victory over Little East Conference rival Salem State Saturday afternoon at the Westside Athletic Complex.
  • Softball and Men's Lacrosse matches on, Baseball Postponed
    April 02, 2016
    DANBURY, CT - As of 1:00pm Saturday, the Western Connecticut State University baseball double header with Keene State had been postponed, but both Softball and Men's Lacrosse will be played as scheduled.
  • Western men fall to US Merchant Marine Academy, 14-7
    March 29, 2016
    DANBURY, CT — The Western Connecticut State University men’s lacrosse team spotted the visitors from the US Merchant Marine Academy a 7-1 lead in the second quarter, on the way to a 14-7 loss Tuesday evening at the Westside Athletic Complex.
  • Western men capture first victory of the season with 16-4 win at Anna Maria
    March 22, 2016
    PAXTON, MA - The Western Connecticut State University men's lacrosse team earned its first victory of the season in a 16-4 win at Anna Maria College Tuesday afternoon.
  • Western men fall at Skidomore College, 19-4
    March 16, 2016
    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.— Kevin Mulvey scored seven goals to lead the Skidmore College men’s lacrosse team to a 19-4 win over Western Connecticut State University Wednesday evening at Wachenheim Field.
  • Western men fall to Scranton in home opener, 18-3
    March 12, 2016
    DANBURY, CT — Trailing 6-3 at the half, the Western Connecticut State University men’s lacrosse team failed to score a second-half goal, falling to the visitors from Scranton University 18-3 Saturday afternoon at the Westside Athletic Complex.
  • Western men fall at Kean, 22-3
    March 02, 2016
    UNION, NJ - The Western Connecticut State University men's lacrosse team fell to 0-2 on the season with a 22-3 loss at Kean University Wednesday evening.
  • Western men fall in season opener at Vassar College, 19-7
    February 24, 2016
    POUGHKEEPSIE, NY - The Western Connecticut State University men's lacrosse team opened the 2016 with a loss at Vassar College, 19-7, Wednesday evening.
  • Ryan Cavanagh named Head Men's Lacrosse Coach at Western
    January 19, 2016
    DANBURY, CT – Ryan Cavanagh has been named Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach at Western Connecticut State University, announced Director of Athletics Ed Farrington on Tuesday.