Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 7/23/11
The Duke’s Lacrosse Club has again sent its two teams into the semifinals of Champ Camp, one of the top club recruiting tournaments of the season.
The Dukes 1 – the five-time champion – advanced tonight by downing Carolina Elite, 9-4, in the quarterfinals at Johns Hopkins University. Dukes 1 (7-0 in the tourney) will face Long Island 1 at 8:30 a.m. Sunday at JHU’s famed Homewood Field. Long Island 1 edged highly-touted GotSkills, 5-4, in the quarters.
The other semifinal matchup Sunday morning will feature Duke’s Lacrosse Club’s other entry, Dukes 2, and Tri-State Black (N.J.) at 8:30 at Johns Hopkins Field No. 2. Dukes 2 (6-1), a finalist last year, advanced by nipping Leading Edge 2012, 7-6. Tri-State Black toppled Syracuse, 5-2.