Baron Lax Wins Second Consecutive Game on Senior Day April 26, 2015 STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Franciscan men's lacrosse saw four goals from the teams two seniors, David Erskine and Chris Beatty, in the team's second consecutive win, beating Medaille College 13-3 on Senior Day. [read more]
Hanlon's Goal With 14 Left Secures First Baron LAX Win April 24, 2015 STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Two late goals from David Erskine and game-winner from Mark Hanlon with 14 seconds left, gave Franciscan lacrosse a dramatic 13-12 win over Bethany College. [read more]
Lack of Numbers Give Baron's Problems in Lacrosse Loss April 18, 2015 STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Another quality performance from goalie Jonah Soucy wasn't enough for the Barons against Hanover College, losing 28-1. [read more]
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April 11, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Injuries Plague Men's Lacrosse in Tough Loss BEREA, Ohio - Franciscan men's lacrosse struggled in their 31-1 loss to Baldwin Wallace as many key players were injured, resulting in a diminished offensive presence.
April 1, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Soucy Gives Best Effort in Lacrosse Loss COLUMBUS, Ohio - Goalie Jonah Soucy saved 56 percent of the shots he faced but his best efforts were not enough as Baron lacrosse lost 24-4 against Capital University.
March 28, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Modzelewski Scores Career High In Lacrosse Loss ALMA, M.I. – Sophomore Paul Modzelewski scored six of the Baron's seven goals in a 20-7 loss to Milwaukee Engineering College.
March 27, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Depleted Offense Struggles In Lacrosse Loss ALMA, MI – An injury to leading scorer and face off man Mark Hanlon put FUS at a disadvantage from the very start of a 16-3 loss to Alma College.
March 21, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Offense Scores Season High in Baron Lacrosse Loss WILMINGTON, Ohio – Baron lacrosse scored a season high eight goals in their 23-8 road loss to Wilmington College.
March 18, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Hanlon Does It All in Men's Lacrosse Loss WASHINGTON, Pa. – Freshman midfielder had a strong overall performance is Franciscan lacrosse's 18-4 loss to Washington & Jefferson College.
March 4, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Battle In the Snow Comes Down to Final Shot For FUS LAX NEW CONCORD, Ohio – A low scoring affair between Franciscan and Muskingum came down to a final FUS shot that didn't score in a 4-3 loss.
February 28, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Baron Lacrosse Gets More Efficient In Loss PITTSBURGH – Fewer turnovers, faceoff wins, and successful clears were the highlights for Franciscan men's lacrosse, even though the final score showed a 13-5 loss to La Roche College.
February 26, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Offense Shows Promise in Baron Lacrosse Loss BETHANY, W.Va. - Despite a promising offensive performance, penalties and inaccurate shooting hurt the Franciscan men's lacrosse team in their 13-6 loss to Houghton College.
February 22, 2015 | Men's Lacrosse Barons Play Good Defense In Season Opening Loss LATROBE, Pa. – Baron lacrosse opened its season with a promising defensive effort but couldn't the the offense going in a 10-1 loss to St. Vincent College.
May 14, 2014 Register NOW for Franciscan's Summer Sports Camps STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Sign up now fro Franciscan's Summer Sports Camps, running through June and July!
April 15, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Francis Shines on Offense in Baron Lacrosse Senior Day Loss STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Freshman midfielder Joe Francis had his third multi-goal game of the season, scoring two of Franciscan's three goals in a loss to Division II Walsh College.
April 12, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Baron Attack Flourishes In Highscoring Lacrosse Loss STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Franciscan men's lacrosse has its best offensive game of the season, scoring 14 goals in a 19-14 loss to Bryn Athyn.
April 9, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Offense Comes Together For Barons Despite 12-4 Loss to Mount Union ALLIANCE, Ohio – Working together as a team, Baron lacrosse held their own against a tough and more experienced opponent losing to University of Mount Union 12-4.
April 4, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Francis and Soucy a Ray of Light Through Rain-soaked Baron Loss STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Freshman goalie Jonah Soucy saved 20 shots and freshman attack Joe Francis scored twice in Baron lacrosse's 16-4 loss to Southwestern University.
April 1, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Baron Lacrosse Proves Resolve in Loss GREENVILLE, Pa. – Franciscan men's lacrosse gathered themselves after a rough first half and showed improvements in the final 30 minutes of a 23-3 loss to Thiel College.
March 29, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Francis Has Breakout Performance in Baron LAX Loss BETHANY, Pa. – Baron Lacrosse has one of its best offensive games of the season but penalties and mistakes put their second win of the season out of reach in a 20-8 loss to Capital University.
March 26, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Lacrosse Falls to Toughest Opponent Yet UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio – The Franciscan University men's lacrosse team faced its toughest opponent yet falling to John Carroll University 24-3. Once again, Baron Luke Gilman led the team offensively with two of their three goals on the night.
March 22, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Barons Improve Offensive Play But Lose 18-6 WILMINGTON, Ohio- The Franciscan University men's lacrosse team put up a fight but lost to Wilmington College, 18-6. The team had many shots on goal but were unable to convert as many as the wanted to.
March 18, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Freshman Keeper Shines in Baron Lacrosse Loss LATROBE, Pa. – Freshman goalkeeper Jonah Soucy saved 14 of 28 shots but the effort wasn't enough as Franciscan lost to St. Vincent College 14-2.
March 14, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Barons Rebound from Slow First Half in Loss to Alma STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Franciscan men's lacrosse played an even game with Alma College for three of the game's four quarters but a bad second quarter cost them a 15-9 loss.
March 11, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Soucy and Modzelewski Come Up Big in Baron Loss WASHINGTON, Pa. – Baron lacrosse started well and finished well but lost their focus in between as Franciscan lost 19-4 against Washington & Jefferson College
March 8, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Barons Play Well, Can't Finish In Home Loss STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Despite outshooting Hiram College, Franciscan's offense just couldn't put enough balls into the net as Baron lacrosse lost its home opener 8-4.
March 5, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Early Lead Not Enough For Men's Lacrosse BETHANY, W.Va. – The Franciscan men's lacrosse team competed intensely in the first half of its game against Bethany College but came up short in the second half losing 15-9. Luke Gilman and Ryan Zbikowski pushed the Barons forward with their skilled offensive plays.
March 1, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Despite Late Momentum Baron Lacrosse Loses 13-4 COLUMBUS, Ohio – In its second game of the season, a fast offensive onslaught cost the Franciscan University men's lacrosse team against Capital University. Despite a four goal rally late in the game the Barons were unable to recover after a ten goal deficit, losing 13-4.
February 22, 2014 | Men's Lacrosse Baron Lacrosse Takes Home Big Win In First Game DEFIANCE, Ohio — Franciscan University men's lacrosse started their second season as a program off with a bang, beating Defiance College 12-3 and not allowing a goal until two minutes into the fourth quarter.
August 29, 2013 The Best of the Barons #1: Shoeless Bill Jones is An All-American STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - The top moment in the 2012-13 season of Baron Athletics goes to Bill Jones for a national championship performance that will stand in school history for decades.
July 5, 2013 FUS Head Coaches Talk About Baron Athletics Experience STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Listen to a number for Franciscan's head coaches talk about what is unique about being a part of their program and FUS.
May 3, 2013 FUS Launches New Website for Summer Sports Camps STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Baron athletics has launched a new website for their summer sports camps through SDI Camps. The site has all the up-to-date information on all Franciscan sports camps, including registration.
April 20, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Barons Score Ten Goals In Nail-bitter Against Bethany College STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Franciscan men's lacrosse lost a heartbreaking game against Bethany College that saw six tied scores, including four in the second half. Five goals from middfielder Sean Wayne wasn't enough as the Barons lost 12-10.
April 13, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Baron LAX Improves in Loss to Baldwin Wallace STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - The Franciscan University men's lacrosse team showed increased patience and efficiency in their second game against Baldwin Wallace this season. Despite two goals from freshman Daniel Fay the Barons lost to the Yellow Jackets.
April 9, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Depleted Roster and Div. II Foe Too Much for Barons NORTH CANTON, Ohio - With only 14 dressed players, Franciscan men's lacrosse struggled to keep up with Division II opponent Walsh University. The Baron's lost to the Cavaliers 19-1.
April 6, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Tie Game Early Turns Into Loss for Baron LAX BEREA, Ohio - After tying up Baldwin Wallace early in the second quarter, the Yellow Jackets went on an 11-0 run to hand Franciscan men's lacrosse a 13-2 loss.
April 3, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Brief Bright-spot Not Enough For Baron LAX STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Despite an impressive start to the second quarter that saw Franciscan men's lacrosse team pull within three goals of their opponent, the Barons weren't able to get any closer against Mount Union.
March 24, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Second Game In Two Days a Tough Test for Baron LAX STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - For the second straight day, Franciscan men's lacrosse battled injuries and a more experienced opponent. This time the Barons lost to Hilbert College 20-3.
March 23, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Baron LAX Struggles Against Experienced Opponent STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - While recovering from injuries to a number of key players, Franciscan men's lacrosse struggled to keep up with Medaille College. The Baron's lost to the experienced Maverick 25-1.
March 16, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Injuries Too Much to Overcome in Loss for Baron LAX STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Without their goalkeeper and leading scorer, Franciscan men's lacrosse struggled against La Roche College, lossing to the Redhawks 26-6.
March 14, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Baron LAX Can't Repeat Winning Ways vs. Experienced Program LYNCHBURG, Va. - A depleted roster and an experienced opponent was too much for the Franciscan University men's lacrosse team to follow up their first program win with another victory.
March 13, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Baron LAX Earns First Program Win BUENA VISTA, Va. - On a spring break trip to Virginia, right after the Catholic Church elected a new Pope, the Franciscan University men's lacrosse team won their first game in program history, defeating Southern Virginia University 17-8.
March 9, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Baron LAX Leads for 3 Quarters, Can't Finish Off Tomcats STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Franciscan University lacrosse was 15 minutes away from their first win in program history but couldn't hold on, eventually lossing to Thiel College 11-8.
March 1, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Barons Lose First Quarter Lead in Home Opener STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - After a 3-0 lead in the first five minutes and a one goal lead after the first quarter, the Franciscan men's lacrosse team wasn't able to hold off Wilmington College in their home opener and second game of their inaugural season.
February 23, 2013 | Men's Lacrosse Franciscan Lacrosse Falls 20-1 in First Game VIENNA, WV— Baron Lacrosse fell to the Ohio Valley University Fighting Scots in their first game today. Despite initial setbacks, senior attack Patrick McNamara and goalie Evan Malchano both played strong games.
August 1, 2012 | Men's Lacrosse FUS Hires First Men's and Women's Head Lacrosse Coaches STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - The two newest teams on the FUS campus have their respective figure heads. Maura Conant will be the women's lacrosse head coach and Peter Rosaschi will be the men's lacrosse head coach for the programs inaugural seasons.
January 30, 2012 Franciscan University Debuts Lacrosse in 2012-13 STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Opportunities continue to open for students at Franciscan University of Steubenville with the official addition of men’s and women’s lacrosse for the 2012-13 academic year. The national search for the inaugural coaching staff and teams begins now.
Franciscan NCAA Coaches Offer Summer Youth Camps STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Want to stay on top of your game and learn new skills from NCAA head coaches? Need something fun and productive for your kids over the long summer months? Sign up for Franciscan Athletics' Summer Sports Camps!
Sports, Faith, and Franciscan: Fr. Sean O. Sheridan, TOR at the Baron Club Dinner June 3, 2015 STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Fr. Sean O. Sheridan, TOR, President of Franciscan University of Steubenville, delivers the closing remarks and Benediction at the 2015 Baron Club Awards Dinner. More: www.franciscanathletics.com/baronclub
Jamie Dixon: 2015 Baron Club Dinner Keynote Address May 28, 2015 STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Jamie Dixon, Head Coach of the University of Pittsburgh Men's Basketball Program, delivered the keynote address at the 2015 Baron Club Dinner.
Baron Club Dinner 2015 March 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Jamie Dixon becomes the next in a long list of esteemed sports figures to join Franciscan athletics for its annual Baron Club Dinner.
Game Highlights: Baron Basketball Defeats Mt. Aloysius College February 20, 2015 STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Highlights from the Baron's home win over Mt. Aloysius College on January 21, 2015.
Lady Barons Championship Banners Presentation February 19, 2015 Three Lady Baron squads won the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference this past fall and were honored for their accomplishments in this Banner Presentation ceremony. The Lady Barons Tennis, Cross Country, and Volleyball teams are three of the many NCAA D-III athletic programs here at Franciscan University of Steubenville. Congratulations Lady Barons!
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