Men’s Lacrosse Ranked 13th in Final Inside Lacrosse Poll
The Army West Point Men’s Lacrosse Team was ranked 13th in the final Inside Lacrosse Media Poll of the 2021 season.
The Black Knights made it to the Patriot League Semifinals in the conference tournament by winning the North Division Title and finished with a 7-4 mark overall. A highlight from the season came against No. 6 Syracuse at the Carrier Dome. The Black Knights upset the Orange, 18-11, and it was the only non-conference game the Atlantic Coast Conference would lose all regular season long.
Army also finished the season 4-0 at Michie Stadium with wins over St. Joseph’s, Holy Cross, Boston University and Colgate to extend its home winning streak to 10 games, dating back to 2019. The Black Knights entered the Patriot League Tournament as the second seed and were defeated by Loyola in the semifinals.
The Black Knights were ranked as high as seventh in the nation in the polls during the season and finished the year as the fifth-ranked defense in the country, allowing 9.27 goals per game.