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Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades runs with the (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades runs with the ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra men's lacrosse practice

The Hofstra men's lacrosse team got an early start to the upcoming season by participating in a Winter practice.

Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor drives past his
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Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor drives past his defender Anthony Zappone during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor drives from behind
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Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor drives from behind the net defended by Cody Solaja during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor passes the ball
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Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor passes the ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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Hofstra University men's lacrosse head coach Seth Tierney,
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Hofstra University men's lacrosse head coach Seth Tierney, center, directs his players during team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University men's lacrosse head coach, Seth Tierney,
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Hofstra University men's lacrosse head coach, Seth Tierney, center, directs his players during team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University defender Mark Mullen marks his man
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Hofstra University defender Mark Mullen marks his man during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University defender Michael Hamilton gestures on the
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Hofstra University defender Michael Hamilton gestures on the field during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti looks to pass
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Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti looks to pass during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti looks to pass
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Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti looks to pass during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades scoops for the
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Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades scoops for the ground ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades pass the ball
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades pass the ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University defender Mark Mullen looks on during
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University defender Mark Mullen looks on during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades looks on during
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades looks on during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades, second from left,
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Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades, second from left, takes a face-off with Connor Horl during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades defends against Steele
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Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades defends against Steele Stockstill during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University defender Mark Mullen follows the ball
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Hofstra University defender Mark Mullen follows the ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University defender Michael Hamilton controls the ball
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Hofstra University defender Michael Hamilton controls the ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University attacker Luke Yapor protects the ball
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Hofstra University attacker Luke Yapor protects the ball from his defender during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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Hofstra University defender Michael Hamilton looks for an
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University defender Michael Hamilton looks for an open receiver during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor protects the ball
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor protects the ball from Cody Solaja during NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University men's lacrosse head coach Seth Tierney
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University men's lacrosse head coach Seth Tierney observes his players during team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti controls the ball
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti controls the ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti shoots and scores
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Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti shoots and scores on goalkeeper Chris Selva during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti attempts to drive
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Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti attempts to drive past Anthony Zappone during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University men's lacrosse head coach Seth Tierney
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University men's lacrosse head coach Seth Tierney observes his players during team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti attempts to drive
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti attempts to drive past Anthony Zappone during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor runs with the
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University attacker Lance Yapor runs with the ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti looks to shoot
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University midfielder Adrian Sorichetti looks to shoot on goalkeeper Chris Selva during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades runs with the
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Hofstra University midfielder John Antoniades runs with the ball during the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse team practice at Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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