The Army West Point lacrosse teams both enjoyed success this weekend. First, the women’s lacrosse team made history by winning their first Patriot League tournament match - at home no less! With a 12-9 victory over Lehigh, the Black Knights advance to the Patriot League semifinals.
On the men’s side, Army dominated in their final regular season game against NJIT, posting a 19-6 win over the Highlanders. The men’s lacrosse team heads into Patriot League post-season play this weekend ranked #18/19 in national polls.
The Black Knights got goals from 10 different Cadets in today's victory.— Army M.Lacrosse (@ArmyWP_MLax) April 26, 2019
Army will wait for the conclusion of a full slate of @PL_MLAX action tonight to see who the BKs will face on Tuesday at Michie. #GoArmy pic.twitter.com/sT0SFaNjKn
Seeded third heading into the Patriot League tournament, the Army women’s tennis team defended their Patriot League Championship crown, defeating top-seeded Boston University.
Army golf also etched itself into Patriot League history after their Championship victory this past weekend. The Black Knights have now won a record 12 Patriot League Championships!
The Black Knights dropped in the Patriot League standings this weekend after splitting their doubleheader match-up with Holy Cross this past weekend. The baseball team will resume play against Sacred Heart in mid-week action.
On the other side of the fence, Army softball conceded three straight games to Boston University this past weekend. The Black Knights are back at home for an evening doubleheader against St. Peter’s this weekend before entering Patriot League post-season play.
The Black Knights wrapped up spring ball not too long ago, with the Black team defeating Gold 35-28 in the annual Black and Gold spring game. With captains named for the 2019-2020 season, the Army football team now heads into finals and summer training before getting back to the gridiron this fall. Stay tuned for a recap of Army’s spring training!
In the meantime, enjoy this tweet from the Brotherhood...
The realm must pick one leader to defeat the Night King.— Army Football (@ArmyWP_Football) April 14, 2019
Jeff of the House Monken, the First of His Name, King of the Black Flag, Lord of Michie, Breaker of Streaks, Sinker of Ships, Warrior on the Hudson, the Second Singer and Warden of the Brotherhood.#ForTheThrone #GoArmy pic.twitter.com/RrsdaWMdHs