The Syracuse Orange Lacrosse team is a Division I program that competes in the Atlantic Coast Conference. The storied lacrosse program at Syracuse played their first game in 1916 and were the winners of the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse League champions four out of the six seasons beginning in 1920 and ending in 1925. The Syracuse Orange Lacrosse Team remained independent before joining the Big East Conference in 2010. The team switched its affiliation to the ACC in 2014. Syracuse was invited to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 1979 and first won the tournament in 1983. The 11 total NCAA Tournament championships won by the Syracuse Orange is more than any other team has won in the modern NCAA era. The last championship won by the Orange was in 2009. With Coach John Desko at the helm, the Syracuse Orange have their sights set on another championship. You can purchase Syracuse Orange Lacrosse tickets at StubHub.
Where can I see a Syracuse Orange Lacrosse game?
Home games for the Syracuse Orange Lacrosse team are played at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York. The multi-purpose sports arena was first opened in 1980 and can seat more than 49,000 fans for a lacrosse game.
When can I see a Syracuse Orange Lacrosse game?
The start of the 2020 season for the Syracuse Orange Lacrosse team was a home game against Colgate on February 7. The 12-game regular season for the Orange ends with an April 18 game against the Virginia Cavaliers in Charlottesville, Virginia. The ACC Tournament begins six days after the end of the regular season on April 24. Get the Syracuse Orange Lacrosse schedule at StubHub.
What players will I see at a Syracuse Lacrosse game?
Sophomore attack Chase Scanlan was a USILA All-American as a freshman. Scanlan scored 43 goals and 15 assists for a total of 58 points as a freshman. The 43 goals scored by Scanlan was tops for freshman infielders playing Division I lacrosse. Scanlan scored seven goals in the season opener against Colgate. He has scored 13 goals in the first four games of the season and has tallied four assists. Senior midfielder Jamie Trimboli has made a solid contribution to the Syracuse Orange Lacrosse team since his freshman season. Trimboli is a team captain in 2020 and was named the Primetime Lacrosse Player of the Week by Inside Lacrosse magazine following an early-season performance against Army. Trimboli already has 13 goals and 2 assists in 2020. Junior midfielder Brendan Curry was both an All-ACC and All-American selection in 2019. Curry is generally considered to be among the best midfielders in the country and had started 24 consecutive lacrosse games for the Orange before the start of the 2020 season. Curry has scored 12 goals and dished out three assists over the first four games of the 2020 season.
Who is the coach of the Syracuse Orange basketball team?
John Desko took over as head coach of the Syracuse Orange Lacrosse team in 1999. Within a decade, Desko had led his team to five NCAA Championships. Desko has been recognized with the USILA Coach of the Year award in 2008 and was the Coach of the Year honoree for the Big East in 2011. He was also named the FieldTurf Division I Coach of the Year in 2013. John Desko was 253-86 as a coach at Syracuse before the start of the 2020 season with a .746 winning percentage.
What lacrosse players have been honored by Syracuse University?
Ryan Powell's first year as a member of the Syracuse Orange Lacrosse team was the 1997 season. By the time he was finished in 2000, Powell was a four-time All-American selection and a main contributor to the championship the team won in 2000. The 96 points Powell scored in 2000 is the second-most for an Orange player in school history. His 287 career points are tied for second all-time at Syracuse with his brother, Casey. The only person to score more points in a career as a Syracuse lacrosse player is the third of the Powell brothers to play at the school, Mike, who tallied 307 points. Ryan Powell became the 28th player to be inducted into the U.S. Lacrosse Hall of Fame in 2018.Back to Top