Across College Lacrosse

Across College Lacrosse

By Across College Lacrosse
A College Crosse podcast, hosted by Chris Jastrzembski!

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Season 2, Episode 5 - LIU Post Head Coach Eric Wolf
Chris chats with LIU Post men's lacrosse head coach Eric Wolf after the Pioneers upset then-#1 Merrimack last week and gets his thoughts on the move up to Division I, coaching, and his passion of music.
46:06
March 15, 2019
Season 2, Episode 4 - Utah Valley Midfielder Preston Burbidge, Johns Hopkins Midfielder Brett Baskin
A double dose of interviews this week! First, Chris has an exclusive interview with Utah Valley's Preston Burbidge (aka the wave goal guy) about the goal as well as how he got to Utah Valley after a two-year Mormon mission in Tallahassee. Then, Chris talks to Johns Hopkins' Brett Baskin, a former La Salle grad, on the season and his increased role in the Blue Jay offense.
43:50
March 8, 2019
Season 2, Episode 3 - Providence Goalie Tate Boyce
Along with his weekly midweek recap and weekend preview, Chris brings on Providence goaltender Tate Boyce to discuss how the rules have affected goalies like himself as well as more about the Friar program and some breakfast talk.
47:07
March 1, 2019
Season 2, Episode 2 - Cleveland State FOGO Danny Tesler
Chris quickly recaps the weekend that was before bringing on Cleveland State FOGO Danny Tesler to discuss the season and why he switched his number to 82. Plus, a weekend preview.
51:43
February 22, 2019
Season 2, Episode 1 - I'm back! What's to come, and weekend preview
Across College Lacrosse is back for season 2! Chris goes through some changes he wants for the podcast before previewing what to expect this weekend. Finally, he ends with one thing he'd like to see moving forward with the sport. Can you free up your Thursdays?
41:03
February 15, 2019
ACL's Coaches Special Pt. 2 - Towson's Nadelen, Fairfield's Copelan, Monmouth's Zolchonock
In part 2 of the coaches special, Chris talks to Towson head coach Shawn Nadelen, Fairfield head coach Andy Copelan, and Monmouth assistant coach Marc Zolchonock as they preview their respective programs for the 2019 series, as well as reflect on some of the aspects of coaching.
56:32
December 10, 2018
ACL's Coaches Special Pt. 1 - Former Cornell head coach Richie Moran
In part 1 of the coaches special, Chris talks to legendary Cornell head coach Richie Moran on his coaching experiences and stories he's had throughout his long coaching career.
54:58
December 10, 2018
Episode 33 - Major League Lacrosse commissioner Sandy Brown on the 2019 MLL schedule
Major League Lacrosse commissioner Sandy Brown discusses the 2019 schedule and how it came to be. Plus a small update on the league's rebranding efforts.
19:07
November 29, 2018
Episode 32 - Major League Lacrosse commissioner Sandy Brown on the MLL's changes
Chris is joined by fellow College Crosse writer Dan Arestia and talk to MLL commissioner Sandy Brown on the changes the league has implemented in time for the 2019 season, as well as the league's rebranding efforts.
1:00:56
November 8, 2018
Episode 31 - Jovan Miller discusses the PLL, diversity in lacrosse, and Syracuse
Chris talked with former Syracuse midfielder Jovan Miller about why he decided to go join the Premier Lacrosse League. The two also chatted about diversity in the sport as well as what Miller is doing back at his alma mater.
58:51
November 1, 2018
Episode 30 - Merrimack head coaches Julie Duffy and Mike Morgan on moving up to Division I
On the heels of Merrimack College announcing their move to the Northeast Conference in Division I, Chris sits down and chats with the Warriors' women's lacrosse head coach Julie Duffy and men's lacrosse head coach Mike Morgan on the transition.
33:58
September 13, 2018
Episode 29 - Virginia's Lars Tiffany, Sacred Heart's Jon Basti on the new college lacrosse rules
On the heels of the NCAA Men's Lacrosse Rules Committee's announcement, Chris talks to Virginia head coach Lars Tiffany and Sacred Heart head coach Jon Basti about the new rules. Most of the conversation was dominated by the addition of the shot clock, but the shrinking of the substitution box and return of the crease dive was also discussed. Before that, he updates you on the latest coaching changes.
1:16:14
August 11, 2018
Episode 28 - NJIT's Travis Johnson and Alex Lopes
Chris had the opportunity to visit NJIT's campus and tour their Wellness and Events Center and look inside the team's amenities such as their locker room, film room, and training room, as well as take an early look at the team's new home come next season. He also spoke to head coach Travis Johnson and assistant Alex Lopes on the state of the program. Before that, Chris recaps the latest news that happened over the past few days.
1:03:54
June 18, 2018
Episode 27 - Offseason roundup
Chris returns from a long hiatus to get you caught up with the latest transfers and coaching moves from around the country. Plus, who could be the next school to add Division I men's lacrosse, and what does Illinois looking at a men's hockey team mean for the growth of men's lacrosse?
41:15
June 9, 2018
Episode 26 - The most balanced quarterfinal weekend ever
Chris previews the really fun and exciting quarterfinal weekend (he'll be at both sites this weekend) with some matchups to watch for and a breakdown of who he thinks has the better units. Plus, a run-through of the other college lacrosse tournaments and some thoughts on MLL commissioner Sandy Brown's recent comments.
46:42
May 18, 2018
Episode 25 - The only First Round preview you need
Chris gives you the only First Round NCAA Men's Lacrosse Tournament you need. We go through every game and also drop by some of the other tournaments as well!
48:09
May 9, 2018
Episode 24 - Conference semifinal recap
Chris recaps the Thursday conference semifinal matchups, and also previews the Ivy League semifinals on Friday.
40:02
May 4, 2018
Episode 23 - Conference championship Thursday preview & Bracketology 4.0 talk
Chris is finally back with lacrosse talk, because exams and travel are brutal. Anyway, he recaps his latest Bracketology post and previews Thursday's conference semifinal games.
37:40
May 3, 2018
Episode 22 - Diving into Bracketology 2.0
Chris dives into his latest edition of Bracketology and explains what some teams have to do to cement or keep themselves in the NCAA Tournament. That also includes a preview of the weekend and picks.
41:00
April 20, 2018
Episode 21 - We've hit the two week warning
Chris recaps the midweek and weekend games, plus gets into the NCAA's official RPI and Men's Lacrosse committee's rankings. Could the Penn State-Rutgers game decide an at-large spot? Plus, midweek picks.
45:33
April 17, 2018
Episode 20 - Did you know Jeff Teat had 12 points on Saturday?
Chris recaps the weekend and starts to ponder the future of Albany lacrosse with Tehoka Nanticoke leading the way. And also an argument over why Maryland should be #1 and not Albany. Plus, more Division I recaps from the weekend, poll reviews, and midweek picks
42:00
April 10, 2018
Episode 19 - That bracket talk
Chris recaps the four midweek games, including Bucknell's big win over Yale in overtime. With that win, he goes into his first bracketology breakdown of the season and what some teams need to do in order to solidify themselves. Plus one short discussion on ESPN+ and the Ivy League, and the weekend picks.
43:18
April 6, 2018
Episode 18 - The end of free Division I lacrosse?
Chris recaps the weekend that was, including big wins from Duke, Penn State, Syracuse, and Johns Hopkins. Plus, the popularity of #HappyHourLacrosse and Sunday Night Lacrosse is great for college lacrosse. ESPN+ on the other hand, not so much. Plus, midweek picks.
46:55
April 3, 2018
Episode 17 - Midseason All-Americans are...alright
With just four midweek games, Chris dives into a bunch of topics for the Friday pod. From the IL Media Midseason All-Americans, to more on the Virginia Tech controversy, and the impact of the NLL on B/R Live. And we end it all with weekend picks.
52:02
March 30, 2018
Episode 16 - The Patriot League is eating itself up
On a surprisingly shorter episode, Chris recaps the weekend that was and goes over his top 20 poll. He also touches on the situation with the Virginia Tech women's program, a special delve in to the Disney-Pixar bracket, and midweek picks.
31:00
March 27, 2018
BONUS - Chris joins This Week in North Florida Lacrosse
A special bonus pod, as Chris joined Ray Carnicelli and his gang down in Jacksonville for a special segment on This Week in North Florida Lacrosse on 1010 XL.
08:11
March 26, 2018
Episode 15 - What D1 school could be the next to add men's lacrosse?
Chris recaps the midweek games, plus discusses a little bit about the bubble and asks which schools could be the next to add Division I lacrosse? Plus weekend picks.
38:16
March 24, 2018
Episode 14 - Never too early to talk about the bubble
Chris recaps the weekend that was, including Maryland-Villanova and Virginia-Notre Dame. He also goes into depth about some early bubble talk and discusses who could be on the bubble for possible at-large bids, including an interesting situation with the Patriot League. Plus, midweek picks.
56:19
March 20, 2018
Episode 13 - Vermont's Chris Feifs & Albany's Scott Marr
Chris brings on Vermont head coach Chris Feifs and Albany head coach Scott Marr to discuss their upcoming America East opener against each other on Saturday at Albany and their seasons thus far. He also recaps the games that already happened during the week with some news and notes you may have missed, and this weekend's game picks.
1:05:26
March 16, 2018
Episode 12 - What's the identity of some teams?
Chris recaps a jam-packed weekend, including Albany topping Maryland and Johns Hopkins taking care of business against Syracuse. Plus, a discussion about "The Season documentary, identifying if some teams are legit or not, and a preview of the midweek games.
46:03
March 13, 2018
#TheDuopoly Syracuse-Johns Hopkins Special
Chris brought along Safe for a special impromptu podcast to discuss only the upcoming Johns Hopkins-Syracuse game Saturday afternoon in the Carrier Dome. Both of them recap their seasons thus far, players to watch, their first moments of the rivalry, and why their school is better than the other. Plus, the obvious picks.
1:22:16
March 10, 2018
Episode 11 - The best lacrosse rivalry is this weekend
Chris recaps some of the best midweek games, as well as previews the weekend games. But before that, he discusses more of the Nate Solomon and Zach Ambrosino ejections from Sunday. Plus, big helmet decals or little helmet decals? And in non-lacrosse discussions, a word on people that take the elevator for one floor, and the top five greatest people "Hopkins."
42:23
March 9, 2018
Episode 10 - A kind of deep Big East?
Chris recaps a busy and crazy weekend in college lacrosse (thanks Mother Nature), plus gives his top 20 poll, and previews the midweek games.
45:44
March 6, 2018
Episode 9 - Should everybody be on the Tewaaraton Watch List?
Chris does a quick summary of the midweek games before diving into the always deep (and sometimes questionable) choices for the Tewaaraton Watch List. There's also discussions about Syracuse's next five games, as well as if winning on the road feels better than winning at home. Plus, previewing the weekend's games and picks.
47:03
March 2, 2018
Episode 8 - We need more non-Saturday weekend games
Chris recaps the weekend in college lacrosse, and begs for more Friday night and Sunday afternoon and evening games for more exposure on TV and other platforms. Plus, a preview of the midweek games.
49:45
February 27, 2018
Episode 7 - ESPN's Anish Shroff
ESPN's Anish Shroff joins the podcast as a special guest to discuss the college lacrosse season so far, as well as other storylines to watch. He also discusses preparing for the lacrosse season while on his college football and basketball assignments, and pokes some fun at his two main lacrosse partners. Plus, previews and picks for the weekend as well!
1:01:48
February 23, 2018
Episode 6 - CONFIRMED: Tehoka Nanticoke is a freak
Chris recaps the weekend that was in college lacrosse, with Duke scoring seven goals to defeat Denver, Tehoka Nanticoke's debut against Syracuse, and a wild new top 20 across the nation. Plus, previews of the midweek games, and a question of where Penn would be ranked if they defeated Maryland and Duke this week.
38:37
February 20, 2018
Episode 5 - Welcome Back, Happy Hour Lacrosse!
Chris previews what will be a wild and fun weekend in college lacrosse, including Denver-Duke, Johns Hopkins-Loyola, and Albany-Syracuse, as well as notable games across Division II, Division III, and Women's Division I. Plus, what would be your goal song, top five lacrosse games you've ever seen, and an interesting question.
41:46
February 16, 2018
Episode 4 - Early season thrillers? Yes, please.
Chris recaps the weekend that was in college lacrosse, including Virginia edging Loyola by a goal, North Carolina and Notre Dame struggle, and his three stars from the weekend. Plus, could (and should) Chris Hogan play lacrosse during the NFL offseason?
38:41
February 12, 2018
Episode 3 - The Best Is Yet To Come
Chris recaps the weekend that was in college lacrosse, including Villanova's thrilling victory over Penn State and BU beating Providence in overtime. He also gives out his three stars from the weekend.
42:46
February 6, 2018
Episode 2 - Albany Not On ESPNU Is Bad
Chris recaps the ESPN television schedule, and is disappointed in not seeing Albany on ESPNU. Could conference TV agreements be a reason why? Plus, previewing the weekend's games, and his pick for an emotional support animal.
36:33
February 1, 2018
ACL's Philly Men's Division I Special Pt. 2
In part two of this two part special, Chris talks to Saint Joseph's Hawks head coach Taylor Wray and Villanova Wildcats head coach Michael Corrado about their upcoming seasons, the state of lacrosse in the Philadelphia area, and a new event garnered to grow the sport in the area beginning in 2019.
43:35
January 30, 2018
ACL's Philly Men's Division I Special Pt. 1
In part one of this two part special, Chris talks to Drexel Dragons head coach Brian Voelker and Penn Quakers head coach Mike Murphy about their upcoming seasons, the state of lacrosse in the Philadelphia area, and a new event garnered to grow the sport in the area beginning in 2019.
45:03
January 29, 2018
Bonus ACL: Chris on Lacrosse Talk Radio
Chris jumps on Lacrosse Talk Radio's "College Lax Weekly" with Jared Welsh to discuss if the defending national champion deserve the top spot in polls, how important Connor Fields is to one team, if one prominent head coach is on the hot seat, and plenty more.
16:16
January 29, 2018
Episode 1 - Injuries, Coaching Questions, & Why Justin Guterding Deserves Respect
Chris and occasional co-host Marisa Ingemi discuss the impact of the latest injuries to Rutgers and Marquette, what might happen with Air Force, and why Justin Guterding deserves respect. Plus, the crazy situation involving the Saskatchewan Rush and Calgary Roughnecks over a superfan.
56:39
January 28, 2018
The Preview Pod
Chris provides a short preview of College Crosse's new podcast, Across College Lacrosse! Look for the first episode to come out before the start of the 2018 regular season!
03:20
January 21, 2018
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