Purdue Lacrosse

Welcome to Purdue Lacrosse

Purdue University was founded in 1869 and has since been known for it's excellence in academics and athletics. Over one hundred years later, in 1970, Purdue Lacrosse was born. Since it's inception, the lacrosse team has added to Purdue's positive legacy and fostered a reputation for being a hard-working and hard-playing team.

Known as the fastest game on two feet, lacrosse combines speed, strength, endurance, and teamwork. With a history that spans centuries, lacrosse is considered to be the oldest sport in North America. The game is fun and exhilarating to both watch and participate in.

With a schedule packed of competitive opponents, the lacrosse team invites all who are interested to come out and cheer on the Boilermakers as they make their run for the MCLA playoffs.

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    Purdue Men\'s Lacrosse Hires New Head Coach

    06-22-2014 3:25 pm

    Purdue Men's Lacrosse team is proud to announce the hiring of a new head coach. Michael Sanderson has accepted the offer to begin coaching the Boilermakers this fall in preparation of the 2015 season in Division 1 of the Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA). As the Boilermakers are working to bounce back after last year's campaign, Coach Sanderson is aiming to take them back to the National Tournament.

    Purdue’s Head Coach Resigns

    05-29-2014 2:44 pm

    Trevor Rainville has decided to step down as the head coach of the Purdue Men’s Lacrosse team. After arriving in the summer of 2012, Coach Rainville led the Boilermakers to the GRLC conference playoffs in the spring of 2013 where they would eventually win the GRLC conference tournament and a trip to the National Tournament. The team wishes Trevor the best of luck in his future endeavors and he will always be a part of the Purdue Lacrosse family.

    Four Boilers Honored by GRLC

    05-29-2014 2:43 pm

    The GRLC conference has announced its Division 1 All-Conference players 2014 season and four Boilermakers were selected. Greg Behning was named a second team all-conference attackman for the second straight year, while Dan Sahm was named the second team all-conference LSM. Tim Scapin and Graham Galbreath were named third team and honorable mention players on defense, respectively. Congratulations Boilers!


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Please help support the team! With each year that comes and goes, it gets more and more expensive to keep the team together. From renting vans to play at away games to paying for field time to practice on in the winter, the team desperately needs your support.