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Recent Posts by Paul Ohanian

September 12, 2013
2024 Still the Goal for Lacrosse in the Olympics
In the wake of wrestling's reinstatement as an olympic sport for 2020 and 2024, the FIL's Tom Hayes still sees 2024 as the best chance for lacrosse to take the stage.

June 14, 2013
A Father's Day Tribute to a Lacrosse Parent
As we all know, there are good sports parents and, dare we say, not so good sports parents.

July 26, 2012
Playing Women's Lacrosse Head Games
Imagine, if you will, being encouraged to do something you have been trained NOT to do your whole life.

March 26, 2012
Eating Crow, Courtesy of the Wildcats
Villanova upsets Syracuse. What does this game tell us, other than the fact that I’m a clueless prognosticator?

May 26, 2011
Does Losing Hurt Worse?
With championship games being contested on both the high school and college levels, the emotions run harder and deeper for male and female players alike at this time of year.

May 16, 2011
And Then There Were Four
With the NCAA Division III women’s regionals in the books, the match-ups are now set for Saturday’s national semifinals.

May 3, 2011
Playoffs Underway for the Lakers
If Mercyhurst hopes to have its name called on Sunday as one of the four qualifiers for the men’s NCAA Tournament, the Lakers have to treat this week as if the playoffs are underway.

April 25, 2011
It's Never Too Late
Dave Zoni is a 39-year old “sophomore” and lacrosse attackman at Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, N.J.

April 20, 2011
Division II Men Jostle for Postseason Position
It’s a big week of games in the men’s Division II ranks, with six of the top seven nationally ranked teams playing each other.

April 15, 2011
Mercy Me, It's Only Season Two
The newbie Mercy College men’s team is announcing its presence rather loudly in the Division II world.

April 7, 2011
Limestone's Perfect Saints
The men’s and women’s teams at Limestone College are a combined 22-0 heading into the second weekend of April.

March 31, 2011
Midseason Questions for Division II Women
While there haven’t been any major surprises through the first half of the season, there have been some developments that lead to some new questions.

March 30, 2011
Familiar Roar From the Top
Championships are never won or lost in March, but as we flip the calendar this week, it’s hard not to be impressed with the resume that the College of New Jersey is building in 2011.

March 22, 2011
Lock Haven Prepared for Success
Sunday's six-goal victory at C.W. Post may have surprised some, but probably not LHU’s head coach Kristen Selvage.