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SLC All-Conference Selections

Six members of the 2015 Cougars have been selected to the Southwestern Lacrosse Conference’s 1st, 2nd, and All-Freshman teams. Attackman #23 Austin Jenkin (So) – 1st Team All-Conference In his sophomore campaign, Jenkin led the nation (along with teammate Cade Vlacos) with 106 points. Jenkin surpassed last season’s 80-point performance and is on a prolific scoring …

NAU Recap

Cal State San Marcos hosted a playoff game for the first time ever on Sunday, taking on the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks in the SLC quarterfinal round. The two teams faced off in March, when the Cougars traveled to Flagstaff and defeated NAU, 12-8. The match up was also a rematch of last season’s SLC quarterfinal, which …

Concordia Recap

The SLC and national powerhouse #6 Concordia Eagles (8-0) were hosts for the Cougars’ eighth game of the season on Saturday. Both teams came into the contest with identical 7-0 records, but the Eagles proved to be too tough for the Cougars, as they ran away with it, 19-4. The Eagles have dominated most challengers this …

Cougars Crack Top 25

For the first time in the young program’s history, Cal State San Marcos has been ranked as one of the top 25 teams in the nation. The Under Armour Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association Coaches Poll is published weekly throughout the season, with teams in Division I and II ranked by the coaches in their respective …

Weekend Recap

The Cougars traveled to Flagstaff, AZ on Friday for a round robin-style weekend against Northern Arizona University and #21 Fort Lewis College.  Following # 13 Cal State Fullerton’s 14-7 win over #21 Fort Lewis, San Marcos took on the Lumberjacks in a rematch of last season’s first-round SLC playoff match-up which saw NAU come out …

Irvine Recap

Cal State San Marcos hosted the UC Irvine Anteaters (1-6) on Sunday in their second divisional game of the season. The Cougars now lead the all-time series between the two teams 3 games to 1 after defeating the Anteaters handily, 18-8. San Marcos began the rainy Sunday afternoon with an offensive charge. Freshman attackman Adnan …

Occidental Recap

San Marcos traveled to Los Angeles on Saturday to take on the Occidental Tigers (2-2) in a rematch of last season’s 17-10 Cougar victory. Saturday’s contest turned out to be a much closer game, as the teams with back and forth for four quarters, with neither team scoring more than two goals unanswered until the …

Santa Cruz Recap

The Banana Slugs of UC Santa Cruz visited San Marcos on Saturday to play the final contest of the Cougars’ three-game home stand. Coming off a win last weekend against Saint Mary’s, San Marcos rode a wave of momentum into a big game against another strong WCLL opponent. Midfielder Ian Hooks (Sr) got the scoring …

Saint Mary’s Recap

The Cougars played host to the Gaels of Saint Mary’s on Sunday afternoon, a rematch of last season’s tight contest which saw the Gaels come out victorious, 18-17. San Marcos was determined to make a statement in this important non-conference match up, and they made one in the form of a resounding, 17-12 win. Saint …

Welcome Back CSUSM!

Today marks the first day of the 2014-2015 school year, and the beginning of a new CSUSM Lacrosse team. While the Cougs did not have ANY graduating Seniors, there are many new recruits coming out and we look forward to an amazing Fall semester. Here are the important upcoming dates for recruits, returning players, and …

Long Beach Recap

CSUSM 13 – Long Beach 1 The Cougars went up to Orange County, CA last Wednesday to face CSU Long Beach in a game with playoff implications.  CSUSM was 1-1 against Long Beach and was expecting a hard fought game from the 49ers. The Cougs got off to a great start by burying five goals …

Concordia Recap

CSUSM 6 – Concordia 19 The Cougars faced another set of Eagles this past weekend as Concordia came down to San Marcos for an SLC match up.  Concordia is the defending conference champion and the Cougs knew that it would be a tough game.  The game started with a couple easy goals by Concordia but …

Biola Recap

CSUSM 12 – Biola 14 This past Saturday, the Cougs took a short trip up to La Mirada to face the Biola Eagles.  These two programs had never faced each other, but CSUSM knew it would be a close game.  Easily the most physical game of the season, it came down to the final minutes …

Occidental Recap

CSUSM 17 – Occidental 10 The Cougars traveled to Temecula, CA, this past weekend to participate in Great Oak High School’s College Night and take on the Occidental Tigers.  With torrential rains throughout Southern California, both teams were prepared for a wet one.  Just as expected, the rain started to pour down during pre-game warmups. …

UC Irvine Recap

CSUSM 12 – UC Irvine 5 Cal State San Marcos opened their 2014 season Saturday with a short trip up the I-5 to take on the Anteaters of UC Irvine, the third meeting between these divisional opponents in as many seasons. Led by a strong performance from their defense the Cougars begin the season with …

Weekend Recap – March 2

Cal-State San Marcos won it’s third in a row in convincing fashion Saturday, defeating visiting Channel Islands 21-5. San Marcos has scored double figures in all three of its victories and is winning by an average margin of almost 15 goals. Channel Islands (1-5) has struggled both to score and to contain opposing offenses. The …

Meet the Coaches

Head Coach – Teddy Hicks Coach Teddy Hicks was recently named head coach for the Cal State San Marcos Cougars lacrosse program. Coach Hicks has over fifteen years of experience in playing and coaching lacrosse at an elite level. Coach Hicks was a multi-year captain for the Boise State University Broncos lacrosse team where he still holds …