Bears conquer Aztecs in first meeting

The Bears finally played a satisfactory first half at 1 p.m. Saturday afternoon. At Aztec Field in San Diego, the Cal lacrosse team (3-2, 2-1 in the MPSF) jumped out to one of its best starts of the season to date, holding on to an early lead for an 18-9 conference
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Cal tops Detroit Mercy to earn second win of season

A timeout in the first half of the game proved to be the turning point. At 12 p.m. this Thursday afternoon in Aztec Field, the Cal lacrosse team (2-2, 1-1 in the MPSF) finally notched its second win of the season against Detroit Mercy (1-4). After two close losses to
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Cal to face Detroit Mercy for first time in program history

The Bears are tired of hearing the word “potential.” Since the beginning of the season, the Cal lacrosse team has demonstrated its potential to win against tough-matched schools. The Bears easily stole their season opener against St. Mary’s. However, they fell short at the end of the second half in
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Cal loses possession game to Ducks

The game ended before the Bears even tried to score. With less than half a minute left in the match, Cal failed to capitalize on its final possession to bring its game against Oregon into overtime on Sunday. The Cal lacrosse team’s lack of discipline and intensity ultimately led to
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Lacrosse midfielder Humphrey named MPSF Player of the Week

After a record-setting performance in Cal’s first season game and conference opener against St. Mary, junior midfielder Melissa Humphrey earned the MPSF Player of the Week honor. Humphrey posted nine points to tie a Cal single-game record and collected six assists, leading the Bears to an 18-6 victory last Sunday
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Despite holding the game at a 9-9 tie until the end of the second half, Cal dropped its home opener to James Madison.

Cal drops second match in a battle against the Dukes

The Cal lacrosse team’s home opener with James Madison was a back-and-forth contest right until the end of the second half. Tied at nine, the Dukes surged with four consecutive goals to win, 13-9, on Thursday afternoon. At Witter Field, the Bears (1-1, 1-0 in MPSF) played a tough second match
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Bears to face Dukes for first home game of year

Unlike this past Sunday, the Cal lacrosse team will not have the luxury of knowing how its opponents play when it faces James Madison for the first time in program history on Thursday. The Bears already had an idea of how the game against St. Mary’s would end because of
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Bears Top Gaels to Open MPSF Season Play

The Cal lacrosse team’s winning strategy of spreading the ball out became apparent in just the first minute of Sunday’s season opener when the squad scored a goal. The Bears dominated their first MPSF match with draw control and ball possession to begin its conference season with an 18-6 victory
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Cal to battle Gaels in conference opener

With the help of their new coaching staff, the Bears hope to approach their first game of the season with a changed mentality from last year. This Sunday, the Cal lacrosse team will play its conference opener against St. Mary’s at 1 p.m. The match in Moraga, Calif., will be the
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Senior Tara Arolla earned All-MPSF first team honors last year. The attacker led the squad in goals with 36, four of which were game winners.

All-MPSF upperclassmen look to lead balanced Bears attack

This year, the Cal lacrosse team has one goal: to be an “every-half” team. Because the Bears have had a tendency to pick up their game or pull through in the last 30 minutes of the match, they have been characterized as a “second-half” team. This spring, with the addition
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