The Patriots Best the Hawks

GMU Patriots Best the St. Joseph’s Hawks, 71-62 The St. Joe’s Hawks (1-12) fell to George Mason (8-6) at Hagan Arena on Hawk Hill Saturday afternoon.

The same team squads squared off in a double overtime thrill fest the last time they met. The contest featured 10 lead changes to go along with 10 ties. Ad

Different story on this day. GMU stormed to a 32-24 halftime lead and put the Hawks in their rearview mirror en route to the 71-62 victory. Josh Oduro dropped 12 points in just 19 minutes of action and was complimented with 18 points from Jordan Miller to lead the Patriots.

Jordan Hall and Taylor Funk continue to lead the Hawks to attack with Hall notching 15 points and Funk accounting for a game-high, 21. St.Joe’s look to get back on the winning on Tuesday with a match-up with Richmond.

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Gary Groob
Gary Groob

Gary Groob has been involved with Lacrosse for the majority of his life, whether playing, coaching, or covering the sport for the media.

An avid fan, with a real drive about helping to “grow the game”, Gary became part of podcasts about the game in 2010. Through the podcasts, Mr. Groob was given an opportunity to write about lacrosse, and the rest as they say, is history.

Through many miles (flying and driving) Gary has made inroads with the National Lacrosse League, Major Series Lacrosse League, the Ontario Lacrosse Association, as well as the Arena Lacrosse League, covering the leagues, their teams, and players, working for, and in concert with all of them.

In the year 2020, Mr. Groob was made the media person for the Arena Lacrosse League, voted onto the board of directors of the Brampton Excelsiors Lacrosse Club, as well as being made administrator of the Lacrosse page “Global Lacrosse” with a membership of 9000 members in over 90 Countries. Gary was also made an administrator of Lacrosse History Past Present and Future in 2022.

Mr. Groob co-hosts a weekly Lacrosse show on Spanglish Sports World, and ZingoTV channel 250, as well as writes a weekly lacrosse column for La Portada Canada News (both in print, and online).

Gary also hosts a Lacrosse talk show and podcast for The Edge of Philly Sports Network, seen live Sunday nights at 9pm (ET), and archived on the Edge of Philly YouTube page, as well as Spotify.

Mr. Groob’s other sports interests include Hockey, Football, Boxing, Wrestling, and Baseball, competing competitively in Boxing and Wrestling for many years.