Mar. 1, 2014 – The Biola University Eagles men’s lacrosse team took on the UC San Diego Tritons on a rainy Saturday night, in what turned out to be a wild finish. The game featured plenty of rain, and the first ever lightning delay at Biola.
The Eagles were able to jump out to a 3-1 lead after the first quarter, but a 1-minute illegal stick penalty between the first and second quarters spurred the Tritons on in the second quarter. The Tritons capitalized twice on the non-releasable man-up, before lightning forced both teams indoors. After the delay Biola was able to keep pace with UCSD, and More >
Feb. 21-22, 2014 – The Biola University Eagles faced their toughest opponent over the weekend: exhaustion. Playing three games in a 24-hour spanned tested the Eagles in a way they’ve never been tested before. The weekend trip to Flagstaff, AZ marked the first time the team has traveled out of the Pacific time zone, and the first time they’ve faced three opponents over two days.
After arriving in Flagstaff, Biola hit the field to take on the University of Northern Colorado Bears in their first game of the weekend. After playing to a 2-2 draw after one quarter, the Eagles were able to edge the More >
Feb. 15, 2014 – The Biola University Eagles traveled to play the CSU Long Beach 49ers, earning their second win of the season. A shorthanded 49ers team played without substitutions all game, and despite their best efforts, found themselves down early. The Eagles jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the first quarter, which would be all they would need to seal the victory.
Long Beach got on the board in the second with one goal, but Biola scored another eight goals of their own to extend the halftime lead to 18-1. A possession-minded Eagles squad slowed the pace in the second half, scoring nine andMore >
Feb. 8, 2014 – The Biola University Eagles hosted The Claremont Colleges Cougars in their second game of the season at Biola University. Both teams started the game on a tear, scoring nine goals combined in the first quarter. Biola scored five goals on six shots in the first quarter, taking a 5-4 lead.
Both teams slowed down after the first, and the defenses started to show up, with both teams trading goals in the second and third quarters. The Eagles took a 6-5 into halftime, and an 8-7 lead into the fourth quarter.
The fourth quarter marked the only quarter that the Cougars outscoredMore >
Feb. 6, 2014 – The Biola University Eagles hosted the St. Mary’s College Gaels in the 2014 season opener at Biola University. The Gaels jumped out to a 4-1 lead in the first quarter, but it was the second quarter that did the Eagles in.
St. Mary’s outscored Biola 7-2 in the second quarter, taking an 11-3 lead into halftime. The Eagles could only muster one goal in each of the third and fourth quarters, and were outscored by four goals in the second half. The Gaels went on to win in comfortable fashion, 17-5.
Josh Nordstrom (Jr., Midfield) lead the Eagles in scoring, recording three goals in More >