Scott Marr's UALBANY Lacrosse team has potentially it's biggest challenge of the season Thursday, when they face the Syracuse Orange in the Carrier Dome. The Great Danes are a true power in the world of college lacrosse and they'll get to prove it tomorrow against the Orange. Coach Marr explains why he and the Great Danes took this mid-week matchup and the future of UALBANY facing top teams in college lacrosse.
The University of Albany Men's Lacrosse program was heading towards another highly rated and hopefully highly successful season when the COVID-19 pandemic put all of those plans and hopes on hold. To make matters worse for lacrosse fans here in the Capital Region UAlbany was looking forward to hosting the Premiere Lacrosse League during its 2020 season only to have it too postponed thanks to the coronavirus. So it's great to finally get some good news to share with all of you, UAlbany has selected to host the Quarterfinals of the 2023 NCAA Men's Lacrosse tournament. Levack and Goz were joined by UAlbany Men's Lacrosse coach Scott Marr to catch up on where the Great Danes lacrosse program is right now and what being awarded the NCAA Quarterfinals will mean to his team and the school.
The UAlbany Lacrosse team has been growing and growing, both in success and attendance. Head Coach Scott Marr will get the chance to welcome back many of his former players this weekend when UAlbany hosts the Premiere Lacrosse League.
Over the past few years the UAlbany Great Danes Lacrosse team has become a National Power! The two time defending America East Champions are only months away from getting their 2019 campaign under way and we'll see how good they still are right out of the gate when they play the Syracuse Orange at the Carrier Dome on February 16th.
I've had the opportunity to spend a little time with both Gleason and UAlbany Head Coach Scott Marr together. They have a clear respect for each other and both men are perfect to begin a friendly rivalry rooted in respect and the spirit of competition. In other words THIS IS ABOUT TO BE FUN.
The University of Albany Great Danes have officially made it farther in the NCAA Division 1 Lacrosse Tournament than they ever have before. After a 15-13 win over University of Denver Albany has made the Final Four for the first time in Program History where the Yale Bulldogs will be waiting for them.
The University of Albany Lacrosse team is preparing to do something they've never done before, advance past the NCAA Division 1 Tournament Quarterfinals. The Lacrosse team has had some of the games greatest players and has become a national power but haven't won in the Quarterfinals yet. University of Denver stands in their way. How is Head Coach Scott Marr preparing for this Saturday?