2018 Men's Lacrosse News

  • Huntingdon Awards Ceremony
    April 18, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon College athletic department held its annual Awards Ceremony on Wednesday night to recognize the accomplishments of student-athletes that helped make this another successful year.
  • USA South Champs: Huntingdon wins first men’s lacrosse title
    April 15, 2018
    LAGRANGE, Ga. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team turned in its second dominant performance in two days to win the inaugural USA South Athletic Conference championship on Sunday. The Hawks defeated Methodist University 12-4 to complete the championship run.
  • Huntingdon advances to USA South championship game
    April 14, 2018
    LAGRANGE, Ga. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team will play for the inaugural USA South Athletic Conference Tournament men’s lacrosse championship on Sunday. The top-seeded Hawks rolled past Greensboro College 12-5 in the conference semifinals on Saturday. Huntingdon will play Methodist for the conference title on Sunday at 3 p.m. (Eastern).
  • Hitt and Carey lead All-Conference team for Hawks
    April 11, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.  – Two Huntingdon Hawks earned individual honors and a total of five players earned All-Conference recognition with the release of the inaugural USA South Athletic Conference men’s lacrosse awards on Wednesday. Huntingdon junior Sam Hitt was named the USA South’s first Player of the Year and Andrew Carey took home the first Coach of the Year honor for men’s lacrosse. Hitt was also named first-team All-Conference as a faceoff specialist. He is joined on the first team by Huntingdon midfielders Kendrick Ballard and Adrian Harper. Bryce Coates earned second-team recognition at the attack position and Matt Murphy was a second-team selection at goalie.
  • 2018 USA South Spring Sports Festival
    April 10, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The USA South Athletic Conference Spring Sports Festival begins on Wednesday in LaGrange, Ga.
  • Hitt and Coates earn USA South Athlete of the Week honors
    April 09, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Two Huntingdon student-athletes were named USA South Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week on Monday. Sam Hitt was recognized as the Defensive Player of the Week for men's lacrosse and Bryce Coates was chosen as the Rookie of the Week for men's lacrosse. This is the fourth time each player has been recognized this season.
  • Hawks beat Averett, claim first USA South regular-season title
    April 07, 2018
    DANVILLE, Va. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team downed Averett 16-2 on Saturday to finish unbeaten in regular-season conference play. In their first season competing in the USA South Athletic Conference, the Hawks (14-2, 6-0 USA South) claimed the conference’s first men’s lacrosse regular-season title. This is the first season the USA South has sponsored men’s lacrosse.
  • Huntingdon pulls away from Shorter in second half
    April 04, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team scored eight goals in the second half and knocked off Division II Shorter University 13-3 on Wednesday night.
  • Hawks knock off Methodist, remain unbeaten in USA South
    March 31, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Senior Kendrick Ballard scored on an assist from Adrian Harper in the final minute on Saturday to help the Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team down Methodist 7-6.
  • Huntingdon earns win No. 11, sets new program record for wins
    March 28, 2018
    LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team rolled past Randolph College 15-9 on Wednesday night and set a new program record for wins in a season. With their 11th win this season, the Hawks (11-2) broke the previous record of 10 wins set by the 2014 and 2017 teams.
  • Trio of Hawks named USA South Athletes of the Week
    March 26, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Three Huntingdon student-athletes were recognized as USA South Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week on Monday. Adrian Harper was named Player of the Week for men’s lacrosse, Sam Hitt was named Defensive Player of the week for men’s lacrosse and Kacy Howard was named Player of the Week for women’s tennis.
  • Hawks come up short at Pfeiffer
    March 25, 2018
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team battled Pfeiffer University on Sunday night but fell 10-8.
  • Hawks tie season record for wins, win battle for 1st in USA South
    March 21, 2018
    DEMOREST, Ga. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team became the first team in Division III to reach 10 wins this season with Wednesday night’s 6-4 win at Piedmont.
  • Huntingdon uses big fourth quarter to put away North Central College
    March 19, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team was in a battle for three quarters on Monday. But the fourth quarter belonged to the Hawks. Huntingdon scored eight goals in the final quarter and downed North Central College 13-5.
  • Coates earns third USA South Rookie of the Week honor
    March 19, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Huntingdon freshman Bryce Coates was named Rookie of the Week for men’s lacrosse with the release of the USA South Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week on Monday.
  • Monday’s men’s lacrosse game moved to 3 p.m.
    March 18, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Due to the weather forecast for Monday evening, the Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team has changed the time for its game with North Central College. The game time is now 3 p.m. on Monday at Samford Stadium.
  • Coates delivers for Hawks in double overtime
    March 17, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Freshman Bryce Coates scored with five seconds left in the second overtime to push the Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team past Greensboro 5-4 on Saturday.
  • Hawks set the pace in second half against William Peace
    March 10, 2018
    HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team remained unbeatnen in the USA South Athletic Conference with a 17-13 win over William Peace on Saturday.
  • Huntingdon stumbles against Birmingham-Southern
    March 07, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team lost to Birmingham-Southern 9-5 on Wednesday night. The loss was the first of the season for the Hawks and snapped a program-record six-game winning streak.
  • Three Hawks earn USA South Athlete of the Week honors
    March 05, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Three Huntingdon student-athletes were named USA South Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week on Monday. Bradley Harris was named Rookie of the Week for baseball, Sam Hitt was named Defensive Player of the Week for men’s lacrosse and Josie Waddell was named Player of the Week for women’s tennis.
  • Hawks beat Ferrum in USA South opener
    March 03, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team opened conference play with a 9-7 win over Ferrum College on Saturday.
  • Ballard recognized as USA South Athlete of the Week
    February 26, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Huntingdon senior Kendrick Ballard was recognized by the USA South Athletic Conference on Monday with the release of the conference’s Athletes of the Week awards. Ballard was named Player of the Week for men’s lacrosse. This is the second straight week Ballard has been selected for the award.
  • Huntingdon wins in overtime to improve to 5-0
    February 24, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team pushed its winning streak to five games with a 13-12 overtime win against Brevard on Saturday.
  • Huntingdon men’s lacrosse puts together first 4-0 start
    February 21, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team took control early and put Oglethorpe away in the second half of an 18-7 win at Samford Stadium on Wednesday. With the win, the seventh-year Hawks are off to 4-0 start for the first time in program history. Wednesday’s victory pushes Huntingdon’s record to 7-0 all-time against the Stormy Petrels.
  • Four Hawks recognized as USA South Athletes of the Week
    February 19, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Four Huntingdon Hawks were recognized by the USA South Athletic Conference on Monday with the release of the conference’s Athletes of the Week awards. Brandon McLean was named Player of the Week for men’s basketball, Kendrick Ballard was named Player of the Week for men’s lacrosse, Bryce Coates was recognized as Rookie of the Week for men’s lacrosse and Matt Murphy was selected as Defensive Player of the Week for men’s lacrosse.
  • Ballard’s goal ends Hendrix’s hopes in OT
    February 18, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Senior Kendrick Ballard scored with 62 seconds left in overtime to help the Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team knock off Hendrix College 6-5 on Sunday.
  • Huntingdon pulls away from Centre in second half
    February 14, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team scored four goals in the first half and four goals in the second half to knock off Centre College 8-3 in the Hawks’ home opener on Wednesday.
  • Coates and Hitt named first USA South Men’s Lacrosse Athletes of the Week
    February 12, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – A pair of Huntingdon student-athletes swept the first USA South Athletes of the Week awards for men’s lacrosse. Freshman Bryce Coates was named Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week and junior Sam Hitt was named Defensive Player of the Week.
  • Hawks open season with win over Dallas
    February 10, 2018
    IRVING, Texas. – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team built an eight-goal lead on Saturday and knocked off the University of Dallas 10-5 in the season opener for both teams.
  • Men’s lacrosse ranked 3rd in USA South preseason poll
    January 31, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.  – The Huntingdon men’s lacrosse team enters its first season of competition in the USA South Athletic Conference as the third-ranked team in the conference preseason poll.