Jim grew up a fan of all sports but became a lacrosse fan when he moved to New England in 1999 and his oldest son started playing. Now his two younger sons have taken up the crosse, and the sport now borders on an obsession. A veteran of sports media, he now resides in the Los Angeles area and hopes to feed that obsession by posting about L.A. lax on the interwebs. Follow him on Twitter.
Arizona State closed out an undefeated regular season Sunday with a 13-10 victory over Chapman in the Southwest Lacrosse Conference title game. In the process, the Sun Devils (16-0) sewed up the No. 1 overall seed in the MCLA National Championship Tournament.
May 5, 2014
The country’s best collegiate club lacrosse teams will descend on Orange County in a little more than two weeks, when the MCLA holds its 2014 National Championships Tournament at UC Irvine and Chapman University.
April 26, 2014
Top-ranked Arizona State and No. 5 Chapman posted big wins Saturday to clinch their respective divisions in the Southwest Lacrosse Conference and, as No. 1 seeds, earn first-round byes in the Division I SLC Tournament.
April 22, 2014
The MCLA’s Southwest Lacrosse Conference has managed to pack a lot of drama into the last 10 days of the regular season, including the possibility that Loyola Marymount, which was 1-8 just a few weeks ago, still could finish third in its division and make the SLC playoffs.
April 10, 2014
Yesterday we looked at the playoff scenarios in Division I of the Southwest Lacrosse Conference. Today we examine Division II, where again the division winners seem pretty clear and the race instead is for the No. 3 seeds.
March 27, 2014
Despite assurances that heavy stuff wasn’t going to come down for a few more hours, the skies opened up just in time for the opening face Wednesday night in Simi Valley. So Cal State Fullerton and host USC, playing another neutral-site home game, played the first half in a steady downpour.
February 27, 2014
The MCLA released its first in-season update to the coaches poll, and with most clubs having at least a handful of on-field results to go on, the rankings are the perfect fuel for debate.
February 25, 2014