2018-19 Men's Lacrosse News

  • Fritz Tabs Patterson as Men’s Lacrosse Assistant Coach
    August 15, 2019
    Andrew Patterson has been selected as the new Assistant Coach of the Brevard College Men’s Lacrosse program, announced second-year Head Coach Jim Fritz.
  • 2 Days Left: Brevard College Athletics Announces Inaugural BC Athletics Tornado Club Auction
    August 01, 2019
    The Brevard College Department of Athletics is pleased to announce its inaugural BC Athletics Tornado Club Auction. The online silent auction was made available on Monday, August 1 at 8 a.m. and runs until Wednesday, August 21 at 8 a.m., the date of the 11th annual BC Tornados Open held at the Lake Toxaway Country Club. 
  • 91 Brevard College Student-Athletes Named USA South Academic All-Conference
    June 14, 2019
    The USA South Conference on Friday morning released its annual USA South Academic All-Conference list, selecting 91 Brevard College student-athletes as Academic All-Conference selections. Additionally, 18 student-athletes collected “With Distinction” Academic All-Conference honors, accruing at least a 3.9 grade point average in both the Fall and Spring semesters.
  • Five Tornados Secure USA South Men’s Lacrosse Postseason Honors
    April 25, 2019
    The USA South Conference announced its 2019 Men’s Lacrosse All-Conference and All-Sportsmanship teams on Wednesday, selecting five Brevard College Tornados as recipients of postseason honors. Jackson McKaig and Robert Kokal were named All-Conference First Team, while Sam Duffie and Daniel Ramos earned a nod on the All-Conference Second Team. Chris Efenecy was selected to the USA South Men’s Lacrosse All-Sportsmanship team.
  • Brevard Men’s Lacrosse Honors Seniors in Season-Finale
    April 20, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (6-7, 3-4 USAS) honored its 10 seniors on Saturday afternoon in its season-finale against the Huntingdon Hawks (11-6, 7-0 USAS) at Ives-Lemel Family Field. BC's senior class of Jackson McKaig, Huntley Davis, Chris Efenecy, Sean Pratt, Hewitt Farr, Jack Shade, Harrison Roberts, Raheem Brown,  Paxton Brown, and Peyton Mooney was honored at the halftime ceremony. In a tight match that came down to the final quarter, the Hawks of Huntingdon College secured the USA South Men’s Lacrosse Regular Season Championship after defeating the Tornados, 13-6.
  • Senior Peyton Mooney Wears #45 to Keep Legacy Alive
    April 17, 2019
    Throughout his entire college lacrosse career, senior Peyton Mooney has worn no. 45 with a very special purpose in mind.
  • Farr, Kokal Take USA South Men’s Lacrosse Weekly Honors
    April 15, 2019
    Following a dominant 18-5 victory over the Averett Cougars last week, Brevard College senior Hewitt Farr and junior Robert Kokal have garnered USA South Conference weekly honors. Farr earned the USA South Men’s Lacrosse Player of the Week, while Kokal snagged the USA South Men’s Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week award.
  • Tornados Men’s Lacrosse Takes Emphatic Victory, 18-5, over Cougars in Road Finale
    April 13, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (6-6, 3-3 USAS) returned to the .500 mark in impressive fashion by defeating the Averett Cougars (1-11, 0-6 USAS), 18-5, on Saturday afternoon in Danville, Virginia.  Averett took a slim, 2-1 lead after the first quarter before the Tornados took over, striking for five goals in the second to take a 6-3 lead at the half. BC’s offense exploded for nine scores in the third quarter, shutting out the Cougars in the process, en route to the 18-5 victory.
  • Piedmont Pulls Away Late to Down Brevard
    April 05, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (5-6, 2-3 USAS) fell in USA South Conference action to the Piedmont College Lions (5-7, 2-2 USAS) by a final score of 13-9 on Friday evening in Demorest, Georgia. Piedmont outscored Brevard 4-1 in the second quarter to build its lead up before resisting a late Tornado rally to claim the victory.
  • McCarragher Awarded USA South Men’s Lacrosse Rookie of the Week Honor
    April 01, 2019
    Freshman goalkeeper Devin McCarragher was selected as the USA South Men’s Lacrosse Rookie of the Week after helping Brevard College Men’s Lacrosse go undefeated last week. McCarragher (2-0) did a tremendous job in his first two career starts in goal filling in for senior Peyton Mooney, aiding the Tornados in victories against NCAA DII Emmanuel College and over USA South foe Greensboro College.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Wins Thriller over Greensboro, 12-10
    March 30, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (5-5, 2-2 USAS) earned a hard-fought victory in thrilling fashion, 12-10, versus the Greensboro Pride (5-6, 0-2 USAS) at Ives-Lemel Family Field on Saturday evening. Down 6-4 at the halftime intermission, the Tornados rallied back, outscoring the Pride 8-4 in the second half to take the victory, 12-10.
  • McKaig Surpasses 200-Point Career Mark as Brevard Downs DII Emmanuel
    March 27, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (4-5) defeated NCAA DII opponent Emmanuel College (3-7), 20-12, on the road on Wednesday afternoon in Franklin Springs, Ga. Jackson McKaig used eight goals and two assists to surpass the 200-point mark for his career as a Brevard College Tornado. In four seasons, McKaig has totaled 203 points on an impressive 141 goals and 62 assists, all of which are BC Men’s Lacrosse all-time program records for a career. McKaig currently ranks second in the USA South with 58 points in the 2019 season thus far.
  • Jackson McKaig Garners USA South Men’s Lacrosse Player of the Week Honor
    March 25, 2019
    Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse senior Jackson McKaig has been named the USA South Men’s Lacrosse Player of the Week following an impressive 10-point performance in a close, 17-16 defeat at USA South foe William Peace. McKaig becomes the first BC Men’s Lacrosse player to earn a USA South Athlete of the Week accolade in the 2019 season.
  • Late Comeback Rally Falls Just Short for Brevard Against William Peace
    March 23, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (3-5, 1-2 USAS) fell in a close, 17-16 battle to the William Peace Pacers (4-6, 1-1 USAS) on Saturday afternoon at Ting Park in Holly Springs, N.C. With the match all square, 8-8, at the half, the Pacers outscored Brevard by a 6-1 margin in the third quarter to take a 14-9 lead into the contest’s final quarter.
  • Brevard Earns First Conference Victory at Methodist, 17-7
    March 16, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (3-4, 1-1 USAS) secured its first USA South Conference victory of 2019 with a 17-7 victory over the Methodist Monarchs (5-4, 1-1 USAS) on Saturday afternoon in Fayetteville, N.C. 
  • Tornados Fall to Polar Bears in Brevard
    March 09, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (2-4) fell in non-conference play, 15-8, against the Ohio Northern University Polar Bears (4-1) on Saturday at Ives-Lemel Field on the campus of Brevard College.  Jackson McKaig highlighted BC’s performance, recording a team-high and game-high four goals along with BC’s only two assists. The Gainesville, Fla. native leads the USA South in points (35), goals (22), and is fourth in assists (13).
  • Tornados Drop USA South Opener to Pfeiffer 
    March 02, 2019
    The Brevard College Men's Lacrosse team (2-3, 0-1 USAS) fell in its USA South Conference 15-11 to Pfeiffer (2-2, 1-0 USA) on Saturday evening at Ives-Lemel Field.
  • Brevard Falls to Hood College in Maryland, 16-8
    February 23, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse Team (2-2) fell in non-conference action to Hood College (1-0) on Saturday afternoon. 
  • Men’s Lacrosse Picks up Dominant 21-7 Road Victory at Randolph
    February 16, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (2-1) knocked in 21 goals while senior goalie Peyton Mooney broke BC NCAA-era single-game goalkeeping records as the Tornados picked up a 21-7 non-conference win over fellow NCAA DIII Randolph College (0-1) on Saturday evening.
  • Brevard College Men’s Lacrosse Dedicating 2019 Season to Special Cause
    February 13, 2019
    Brevard College Men’s Lacrosse Dedicating 2019 Season to Special Cause
  • Tornados Drop Home Opener to Panthers
    February 09, 2019
    The Brevard College Men's Lacrosse team (1-1) dropped its home opener 21-5 to Birmingham Southern (1-0) on Saturday afternoon at Ives-Lemel Family Field.
  • USA South Announces 2019 Preseason Men’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll
    February 06, 2019
    The USA South Conference released its 2019 Preseason Men’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll on Wednesday, tabbing the Brevard College Tornados seventh, as Brevard received 18 total points.
  • Brevard Holds Off Montreat for Season-Opening Victory
    February 06, 2019
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team (1-0) opened its 2019 campaign with a resounding 17-10 victory over mountain foe Montreat College to kick off the Jim Fritz-era at Brevard College.
  • Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2019 Schedule
    December 12, 2018
    The Brevard College Tornados Men’s Lacrosse team has announced its 2019 schedule, which features five regular-season home contests at Ives-Lemel Field. 
  • Arno Olivier Tabbed as Brevard College Men’s Lacrosse Assistant Coach
    October 23, 2018
    Brevard College Tornados Men's Lacrosse Head Coach Jim Fritz announced the hiring of Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach Arno Olivier.
  • Jim Fritz Named Men's Lacrosse Head Coach
    August 03, 2018
    Jim Fritz was named the fourth Head Coach of the Brevard College Men's Lacrosse Program announced Friday morning by Athletic Director Myranda Nash.