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Barrage — The Flames have outscored their opponents 37-10 in their last two games. Photo credit: Leah Stauffer

Men’s lacrosse wins its 10th straight home match Seconds after the George Washington Colonials (3-6, 1-2 SELC) scored, the Liberty Flames men’s lacrosse team (10-3, 3-0 SELC) won the faceoff and attacker Ryan Miller began to move toward the Colonials goal box. Miller found attacker Chris Armstrong cutting into the …

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Wolfpack chased down

Raining goals — Liberty scored a combined 27 goals in its two weekend victories over N.C. State and Auburn. Photo credit: Leah Stauffer

After losing their last two games by three points, the Liberty Flames (9-3, 2-0 SELC) collected two victories against the North Carolina State University Wolfpack (5-4, 2-1 SELC) and the Auburn University Tigers (0-11, 0-3 SELC) March 29-30.

Attacker Ryan Miller led the way for the Flames […]

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New league, same results for lacrosse

UNDER THE LIGHTS — Brett Bernardo weaves his way through Wake Forest defense during the Flames 21-1 victory Friday, Feb. 21. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Flames torch Wake Forest and New Hampshire by a combined score of 33-7 in their first two games of the year The Liberty Flames men’s lacrosse team (2-0) defeated the Wake Forest Demon Deacons Friday, Feb. 21 (0-5, 0-1 SouthEastern Lacrosse Conference) and the New Hampshire Wildcats Sunday, Feb. 23 …

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Leaving a legacy on the field

Originals — Mike Zumpano, Kurt Tobias, Derek Haywood, Miguel Lozada, Skylar Sipe and Travis Briggs (Left to Right). Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Six inaugural members of the Liberty men’s lacrosse team hope to continue building on their progress Ask anyone who starts something,” senior midfielder Derek Haywood said. “It’s personal.” His statement lingered as the five teammates around him — seniors Kurt Tobias, Travis Briggs, Skylar Sipe and Miguel Lozada and first-year …

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Staying positive through adversity

DUNK CITY — Ogukwe throws down a slam dunk. Photo credit: Les Schofer

Sommy Ogukwe continues to make strides after a knee injury hindered his promising young basketball career “Don’t lose sight of where you come from,” Sommy Ogukwe, a redshirt junior on Liberty’s men’s basketball team, said. Ogukwe, born in Abuja, Nigeria, had the privilege of coming to the U.S., using basketball …

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Men’s lax moves up

The goal will stay the same despite a new division The Liberty men’s lacrosse team will make its Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA) Division I (DI) debut Feb. 21 ranked eighth in the South Eastern Lacrosse Conference (SELC) per preseason polls released Jan. 2. The Flames finished the 2012-13 season …

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