Riptide's Jeff Teat named NLL rookie of the year

Teat finished third in the NLL with 71 assists and fourth with 108 points.

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Millon, Gagliardi among LIers in Pro Lacrosse Hall of Fame's first class

For Millon, who played at Harborfields, this was Hall of Fame No. 5. Gagliardi, who played at Manhasset, made it into Hall of Fame No. 3.

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Local lacrosse greats enjoy return to LI for traveling PLL

This was the PLL's second straight year stopping in Hempstead. It staged a doubleheader Friday night and another Saturday at Hofstra.

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Photos: Premier Lacrosse League on LI

See the scenes from the PLL's visit to Hofstra.

Lacrosse fundraiser game held for the Kiess and Farrell Foundations

The Manhasset PAL Lacrosse team held a fundraiser game on Friday to raise money for the Kiess and Farrell Foundations. 

Richie Moran, lacrosse coach at Cornell for 29 years, dies at 85

Moran, who was from New Hyde Park and coached at Manhasset and Elmont, built the Cornell men's lacrosse team into a natonal power

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Premier Lacrosse League returning to Hofstra this summer

Barnstorming league, with about a third of its players from Long Island, includes the area as part of its schedule.

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Riptide's Teat was born into indoor lacrosse

Rookie and No. 1 overall pick in the National Lacrosse League draft says indoor lacrosse was always part of the plan.

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Riptide to open second NLL season in December at Coliseum

The first of nine home games will be played against Rochester. 

Riptide's No. 1 pick Jeff Teat gets a tour of Nassau Coliseum

Come December, the Riptide will be the primary tenant at the Coliseum as the venerable barn transitions into its post-NHL existence.

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Ex-Lizard Rabil becomes all-time scoring leader in pro outdoor lacrosse

Rabil set the mark by scoring six points for Cannons LC during the PLL's visit to Hofstra's Shuart Stadium this weekend.

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Pannell, Manny return home as PLL comes to Hofstra for weekend

Lacrosse's tour-based model comes to Hofstra's Shuart Stadium this weekend for five games.

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Riptide won't play until fall as NLL cancels spring season

The lacrosse team had planned on starting its home campaign at Nassau Coliseum in April

What happens to NY Lizards now that PLL merged with MLL?

Former Lizards coach/GM Joe Spallina says merger is good for lacrosse and expects Lizards to return in a year or so.

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Riptide plans for second NLL season at the Coliseum, if possible

Season targeted to start in April, and LI team hopes state guidelines will allow for fans at home games at the Coliseum.

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New Riptide coach and GM are longtime teammates and friends

Dan Ladouceur and Jim Veltman bring championship pedigree to Long Island's NLL team.

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How MLL's one-week season came about

Creativity helped give the lacrosse league a way to celebrate its 20th season amid pandemic.

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LI's Guterding fired up for Premier Lacrosse League tourney

Former Garden City and Duke standout eager for series, which will run July 25 through Aug. 9 near Salt Lake City.

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2 LIers to be inducted into National Lacrosse Hall of Fame

Group of eight in Class of 2020 to be inducted in October. 

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Riptide not surprised as NLL cancels remainder of season

With regular season out as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, the National Lacrosse League leaves open possibility of a postseason.

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LI's Myles Jones ready to take on indoor lacrosse with Riptide

Jones, an All-Long Island lacrosse star at Whitman High School, is back on Long Island to give indoor lacrosse a try with the expansion New York Riptide of the National Lacrosse League

SBU to host three Premier Lacrosse League games

The three games include a nationally televised contest June 13 on NBC.

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Riptide opens home NLL season Saturday night at Coliseum

The Riptide (0-2) are an expansion team in the indoor National Lacrosse League, and are currently in last place in the NLL's East Division. 

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'It's about relationships' at Inclusive Lacrosse clinics

The free clinics look to give local special needs athletes a place to learn, grow, and participate in one of Long Island's foremost youth athletic activities.

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Lizards to wear uniforms honoring first responders, military

For the team's "Salute to Heroes Night" on Saturday, the New York Lizards will honor members of the military and first responders with a special set of uniforms for a game against the Atlanta Blaze.

See the Riptide's jerseys for their inaugural season

The New York Riptide, the newest team in the National Lacrosse League, unveiled its home and away uniforms for their inaugural season.

Riptide announce schedule for inaugural season

Home opener at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum will be Dec. 28

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LI's Kavanagh among six players signed by Riptide

NLL expansion team adds former Chaminade standout Matt Kavanagh for its inaugural season, which starts in December

Riptide sign veteran defenseman MacRae

The veteran defenseman played nine seasons with the Calgary Roughnecks and recorded 100 points.

Lizards will send six players to MLL All-Star Game

Rob Pannell, Dylan Molloy, Kevin Crowley, Jack Carrigan, Ben Randall and Greg Puskuldjian will compete in the July 27 game in Annapolis, Maryland.

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Riptide select LI's McArdle in NLL expansion draft

The forward is a Ronkonkoma native and Connetquot and St. John's alum, and coach/GM Regy Thorpe likes his upside.

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LIer Fuchs going into national high school hall

Widely considered one of the greatest players of all time, the 1984 Centereach graduate will become the first field hockey athlete to be enshrined in the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) National High School Hall of Fame on June 30 in Indianapolis.

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MSG Networks to carry 10 Lizards games

The Lizards play their home games at Hofstra's Shuart Stadium.

Lizards talk loss to Chesapeake Bayhawks

A five-point night from Rob Pannell was not enough as the Lizards lost to the...

New York Riptide launch junior team

The New York Riptide is launching a youth lacrosse program, known as the Junior Riptide, for...

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Middle Country vs. Commack girls lacrosse

Middle Country faces Commack in a Suffolk girls lacrosse matchup on Thursday, April 4, 2019.

Lizards go local with five LIers in MLL draft

The Lizards will have five rookies playing in front of a hometown crowd to start the 2019...

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LI's new professional lacrosse team unveils name, logo

"I like it because it sort of signifies Long Island for me," said Gary Fuhrman, a board member of the company that was awarded the franchise in December. "I think it's a very strong name. Just very relevant, powerful."

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New York's new NLL team name Regy Thorpe as head coach

New York's new National Lacrosse League team, which will play its home games at NYCB...

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Lizards name B.J. O'Hara as coach

The Lizards hired B.J. O'Hara as their new coach, the team announced Wednesday.  O'Hara replaces...

New indoor lacrosse team planned for LI in 2019

Professional indoor lacrosse is coming to Long Island. A Long Island/New York City franchise will...

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LI team wins U13 World Series of Youth Lacrosse

Jack Speidell, a 13-year-old lacrosse player from Port Jefferson, appreciated the irony on display at...

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West Babylon’s Apuzzo wins Tewaaraton Award

West Babylon’s Sam Apuzzo, a junior who plays for Boston College, was named the 2018 Tewaaraton Award winner.

Hofstra’s Byrne goes No. 1 overall in NLL draft

Add one more honor to Josh Byrne’s already impressive lacrosse resume. The former Hofstra attack...

LI sisters live out dream in Women’s Lacrosse World Cup

For sisters Cate and Emma Soccodato, a promise is a promise. And although the pact...

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24-hour lacrosse event raises nearly $150,000 for veterans

The Town of Oyster Bay Field of Dreams was the site of the Shootout for Soldiers, 24 consecutive one-hour lacrosse games from 9 a.m. Thursday, July 20, 2017 to 9 a.m. Friday, July 21. Shootout for Soldiers, which was started by high schoolers in Baltimore, uses lacrosse as a platform to give back to veterans and is now in 12 cities across the country. There was a ceremony honoring 20 Vietnam veterans, and close to $150,000 was raised.

Lizards getting hot at the right time

The Lizards had been a disappointment through the season’s first 10 games, but now after...

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LI Express wins 13-under national lacrosse title

The home of the Denver Broncos was without a doubt the largest, noisiest stadium the...

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Lizards made deals with eye on team chemistry

Assessing rosters and fixing issues in Major League Lacrosse can be daunting. Limited practice time...

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New Lizards Manny, LoCascio make quick impact

Mired in a three-way tie for second-to-last in the Major League Lacrosse standings entering play...

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