Sarah Griffin

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Matt Kavanagh comes in clutch to win the 2024 Championship Series in overtime for the Boston Cannons

By | With the bright lights on him, Marcus Holman could’ve taken his chance at the net in overtime. But he didn’t. “I thought about shooting. I’m glad I didn’t,” he laughed.  It was only minutes before Marcus’s shot at the game-winner was stuffed by Matt DeLuca with the save of the tournament. With the…
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2024 Champ Series Boston Cannons Practice - Day 2

Brodie Merrill joins Boston Cannons coaching staff for the 2024 Championship Series

Brodie Merrill needs no introduction. The all-time leader in ground balls and the man behind the namesake of the league’s long-stick midfielder of the year award, Merrill revolutionized the position and will have a lasting impact on the sport of lacrosse forever.
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“You rarely see him get rattled”: The story behind Matt Campbell’s calm demeanor

By | Matt Campbell’s day ends with a late night workout on a local field in preparation for the Championship Series. “[Sixes] is like a basketball type of fitness. In terms of sprinting and resting, you could be on for the 30-second shot clock, then you could go back on defense, then you’re back on…
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Five Keys to Victory in the 2023 Cash App Championship

By | It all comes down to Philly. “I do feel like at the end of the day, the two best teams are playing in the championship and that’s how it’s supposed to be,” Waterdogs head coach Andy Copelan said following the team’s victory over the Cannons on Long Island.  The reigning champs split the…
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A Fan’s Guide to Philly

By | As Smash Mouth once famously said, there’s so much to do and so much to see. That’s certainly the case this weekend in Philadelphia, as the PLL heads to the City of Brotherly Love for the 2023 Cash App Championship. To ensure you and yours make the most of your Philly experience, we’ve…
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Tom Schreiber headlines the 2023 PLL End of Year Awards with his third Jim Brown MVP Award

By | Jim Brown Most Valuable Player: Tom Schreiber, Archers  “Tom Schreiber is the best player on the best team in the PLL – is it really any more complicated than that?” Archers beat writer Zach Carey wrote early last week. For the third time in his PLL career, Tom Schreiber captured the Jim Brown…
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Sarah Griffin’s Fantasy Lineup for Seattle

By | Attack Start: Ryder Garnsey, Redwoods  Ryder Garnsey is quite the hot commodity in fantasy, and rightfully so. At 39 coins this week, this might be the lowest price we’ll see from him all season and while it’s by no means a “bargain,” it’s well worth it.  The Redwoods will meet with Chrome for…
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Sarah Griffin’s Fantasy Lineup for Denver

By | Attack Start: Chris Cloutier, Chaos LC After not playing in a game for nearly a month, Chris Cloutier didn’t miss a beat last weekend in his return to the lineup for Chaos. He netted four goals against the Redwoods and certainly wasn’t shy about it, ripping eleven shots (36% SH%). With Josh Byrne…
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Sarah Griffin’s 2023 Throwback Jersey Rankings

By 8. Archers Before anyone yells at me, this deserves a disclaimer: there is not one jersey amongst these eight that I disliked. However, it would defeat the purpose of the rankings if I just said “I like them all!” So sorry Archers fans, this one sits at #8. I do like it! I just…
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How Brian Spallina Earned His Seven Rings

By | The Philadelphia Barrage couldn’t stop winning between 2004 to 2007. With three championships in a four-year span, there was one song in particular Brian Spallina remembers those years by. “We were putting together a playlist or CD or something to play in the locker room. As a joke Brian Dougherty was like, “Put…
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