Spartan Lacrosse News

  • A big thanks to all the participants at this week's tryouts, everyone involved showed great effort and we appreciate you taking time out of your schedule to participate and showcase your skills. If your number is listed below you’ve been selected to the 2017/2018 Michigan State University Men's Lacrosse team. Attack:5, 6, 14, 96, 97, 98, 99Midfield:2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 15, 18, 19, 20, 23, 29, 42, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 85, 86, 87, 88Defense:11, 12, 22, 26, 28, 32, 33, 55, 81, 91, 93, 95Goalie:13, 16,

  • Many kids playing youth sports dream of growing up to play in the pros. But, few actually get the chance to do so. Imagine working up to that dream only to have it shattered by a potentially career-ending injury on the first day of practice. Daniel Joseph (DJ) Lubs tore his ACL during his first practice with the Denver Outlaws in early spring 2016. Lubs has been playing lacrosse since sixth grade and was an All-Conference selection four times as well as an All-American Honorable Mention twice wh

  • With the fall semester fast approaching, so are open tryouts for the 2017-2018 Michigan State lacrosse team. There will be a $20 charge for all players interested. The dates are as follows:   Monday 9/11, 8-9 pm: Informational Meeting @ IM West (Room TBD) Tuesday 9/12, 9-11 pm: Tryouts @ Ralph Young Field Wednesday 9/13 8-10 pm: Tryouts @ Ralph Young Field Thursday 9/14, 7-9 pm: Tryouts @ Ralph Young Field  *Ralph Young is an astro turf field so remember to bring turf/running shoes*

  • We had a lightning strike at 9:15am and must wait until 9:45am at the earliest to step on the field. We have access to the West Gym at Grandville High School and are currently meeting in the main entry way. We are going to stay here until 9:45am and if we have to wait longer we will then move to the gym until lunch time and hope to get back on the field after lunch.We will be emailing updates and if you have questions please call coach Holding @ 517.648.3476. Thank you! 

  • The final Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA) 2017 season weekly coaches poll was released today and Michigan State (12-5) was ranked #14 in Division 1.  News Story on The 2017 Spartans won a record-setting sixth consecutive Central Collegiate Lacrosse Association (CCLA) Division 1 conference title and went 8-0 in conference games. They qualified for the MCLA national tournament for the eighth consecutive year and lost to #1 seed Brigham Young 10-8 in a first round game. Michi

  • Four members of the 2017 Michigan State Men's lacrosse team were named to the Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Association Division 1 All-American team Wednesday.  Link to news story on The Spartans won a record sixth consecutive CCLA D1 Conference championship this season and qualified for the 16 team MCLA National Division 1 Tournament for the eighth straight year. Michigan State finished the season with a 12-5 record, including a perfect 8-0 in conference play. Junior Patrick Donovan  wa

  • Michigan State defeated Northeastern 13-6 Tuesday, May 9 in a consolation game of the Division 1 MCLA national tournament in Irvine California. Michigan State ends the season with a record of 12-5 after losing to #1 seed Brigham Young 10-8 Monday night. In that game, State outscored BYU 7-1 during a furious second half rally. "Our performance in the second half against Brigham Young demonstrates that this team is capable of playing some very, very good lacrosse" said Spartan Head Coach Cam Hold

  • Michigan State fell behind 9-1 at halftime but outscored #1 seed Brigham Young 7-1 in a furious second half rally that fell just short. The Spartan defense held Brigham Young scoreless the last 26 minutes of the game but Michigan State could not climb all the way back and lost 10-8 in a MCLA national championship first round game in Irvine California. The Spartans end the season 11-5 having won their sixth consecutive CCLA conference title and earning their eight consecutive bid to the MCLA nat

  • Inside Lacrosse article from May 5, 2017 #16 seed Michigan State (11-4) takes on #1 seed Brigham Young (14-4) Monday May 8 at 7:30 pm EDT  at the University of California-Irvine campus. Watch the Live Stream here. 2017 marks the eighth consecutive season that the Spartans have qualified for the 16 team Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA) Division 1 national championship. "Our team is ready" said head Coach Cam Holding "We traveled over 4,000 miles during the regular season for two tr

  • Michigan State (11-4, 8-0) captured a record-setting sixth consecutive Central Collegiate Lacrosse Association (CCLA) Division 1 title Sunday afternoon with a 12-4 victory over Pittsburgh (12-5, 5-3) in the championship game of the CCLA tournament played in Chelsea Michigan. The Spartan defense allowed just eight shots on goal by the Panthers and junior goal keeper Kevin Boland scored a highlight reel goal on a 75 yard shot to neutralize Pittsburgh's 10-man ride.  Pittsburgh had no defensive a