After earning a regular season tie with Occdental and Pepperdine in the conference standings, the Biola men’s lacrosse has made it to the Southwestern Lacrosse Conference playoffs for the second straight season. As first reported by the conference, Biola had missed the playoffs due to losing the tiebreaker between the three teams. Having only beaten Occidental by one and losing to Pepperdine by four, meant Biola’s goal total put them as the last of the three tied teams.
Pepperdine was to play More >
April 21, 2011 – The Biola men’s lacrosse team ended their 2011 season with a bang, winning 17-3 over UC Irvine. The Eagles jumped out to a quick 4-0 lead in the first quarter, fueled by the previous night’s loss to Fullerton. Irvine managed to score twice in the second quarter, but it was matched with three for Biola, who took a 7-2 lead into halftime. Biola opened the floodgates in the third, scoring six times in the quarter, and shutting out Irvine to extend the lead to 13-2 going into the More >
April 20, 2011 – The Biola lacrosse team fell to their cross-town rivals, Cal State University – Fullerton, for the second straight year, losing 15-8 on Wednesday night. Fullerton jumped out to an early 7-2 lead after the first quarter, and were able to ride that momentum to victory. Biola’s defense came back strong in the second and third quarters, allowing only two goals in the second and one in third. The offense struggled in the remainder of the first half, getting shutout by Fullerton’s More >
April 16, 2011 – The Biola men’s lacrosse team took on a short-handed University of the Pacific team, winning 20-5. Pacific was only able to travel with 10 players, leaving them with no substitutes for the entire game. Despite the obvious disadvantage, Pacific managed to play hard, scoring at least one goal in every quarter. Biola jumped out to an early 5-1 lead after the first quarter, and tacked on four more goals in the second to take a 9-2 lead into halftime. The Eagles matched their second More >
April 9, 2011 – The Biola lacrosse team improved their conference record to 3-2 for the season in their final conference game on Saturday against Occidental. The win did not proved to be an easy, with a back and forth game throughout until the Eagles pulled ahead by one late in the game, eventually winning 10-9. Occidental got on the board very quickly, netting three goals early in the game, countered by two for Biola, to take a 3-2 lead into the second quarter. Defensive adjustments allowed More >