Lacrosse

Soccer balls sit on a snowy field. (File Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

Long Winter Putting A Damper On Start Of Spring Sports

As if there weren’t enough of a reason to be upset with this long, brutal winter; the continuing cold weather has proved a big downer for kids looking forward to the start of spring sports like baseball, softball, track and field, lacrosse, tennis, and soccer.

03/13/2014

Northwestern University

N. Carolina Beats Northwestern In Lacrosse Semis

Kara Cannizzaro scored four goals in the second half to help third-seeded North Carolina beat two-time defending national champion Northwestern 11-4 on Friday in the NCAA women’s lacrosse semifinals.

05/24/2013

A general view as the Northwestern Wildcats take on the Illinois Fighting Illini during a game played at Wrigley Field on November 20, 2010. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: NU To Play More Games At Wrigley

Northwestern and the Chicago Cubs have announced a new partnership that will lead to more games at Wrigley, according to a report in the Chicago Tribune.

02/02/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Va. Lacrosse Player To Be Sentenced Today For Girlfriend’s Murder

A former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend in May 2010 faces up to 26 years in state prison at his sentencing Thursday.

670 The Score–08/30/2012

(File Photo: Mike Hewitt/Allsport/Getty Images)

Northwestern Wins 7th NCAA Women’s Lacrosse Title In 8 Years

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Taylor Thornton scored the winning goal with 9:55 left and Northwestern won its seventh NCAA women’s lacrosse championship in eight years, beating Syracuse 8-6 on Sunday night. “Obviously, we’re very […]

05/28/2012

William Blankenship booking photo. (Credit: Porter County Sheriff)

Suspect Who Broke Free, Stole Police Car, Surrenders

A suspect surrendered Thursday night, two days after he broke free from his handcuffs and stole a police car in Kouts, Ind.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2012

Lacrosse players (Photo credit: ANDREW YATES/AFP/Getty Images)

Racial Slurs At H.S. Lacrosse Game Prompts Investigation

Complaints that two Naperville North High School freshman lacrosse players were the targets of racial slurs before a game against Wheaton Warrenville South have prompted an investigation by officials.

WBBM Newsradio–05/23/2011