Gators Lacrosse star Emma LoPinto celebration with teamattes after goal. Photo credit UAA

Gators Lacrosse on hot streak

Gators Lacrosse continues to steamroll through their opponents.

Florida beat the No.3 team in the nation, Syracuse, on March 16 with the final score of 14-10. As a result, the win has been a positive momentum builder for the team. Notably, this win has helps towards the teams eight game wining streak, with an overall record of 10-4 on the season.

A case for the Tewaaraton

The Tewaaraton award is an annual award given to the best college lacrosse player for both men and women.  Significantly, another Gator is on the list this year that happens to be freshman Emma LoPinto. Notably, she has recorded 44 goals and 24 assists in 14 games has averaged nine points on 28 goals and 21 assists through Florida’s first 11 games of the season. Also, she has recorded a hat trick in five games this season and has dished out multiple assists in six contests during the 2022 campaign. She is first true freshman in gator history to get the Tewaaraton watch list nod.

Gators Lacrosse Top 10

The Gators are now No. 8 in the current NCAA rankings for lacrosse. They look to keep their hot streak going  when they welcome Temple to “Donald R Dizney” Stadium on Saturday. First Draw is set for noon.

About williamhoutenbr

William is a Senior at UF studying Journalism, specializing in sports media. William Plays on the UF club Table Tennis team and plays golf in his free time. He also enjoys cheering on the Orange and Blue in every sport. Born Miami, William Grew up with all the major sports teams. His favorite teams are the Boston Rex Sox and the Florida Panthers. He enjoys spending most of his time with his family and working on his table tennis podcast titled Slamming Into The Table

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