Sports

Men's Lacrosse

Derek DeJoe continues expansion of offensive game as man-up specialist

Derek DeJoe’s skill set allows him to fit the mold of a man-up specialist, but his newfound ability to penetrate a zone instead of standing outside of it has helped expand his game. The No. 1 Orange takes on St. John’s in the Cobb County Lacrosse Classic on Saturday at 1 p.m. DeJoe is looking to continue developing his offensive repertoire as SU tries to hold onto the nation’s top spot. Read more »

Women's Lacrosse

Draw specialist Kailah Kempney prepares to face Maryland's Taylor Cummings

Kailah Kempney has been the sole person on the draw for Syracuse this year and her 9.83 draw controls per game rank third in the country. Maryland faceoff specialist Taylor Cummings, the reigning Tewaaraton Award winner, will test Kempney’s success when No. 5 Syracuse takes on the No. 1 Terrapins on Saturday at noon in a rematch of last year’s national championship game. Read more »

Softball

Julie Wambold's calm demeanor in batter's box leads to success at plate

Through 15 games so far this season Julie Wambold has 12 RBIs, already halfway to what she put up in 46 games last year. A mainstay in the middle of Syracuse’s lineup since her freshman year, Wambold hopes to maintain her composure and timely hitting at the plate as Syracuse travels to play three games against Virginia Tech this weekend in its first conference matchups. Read more »