Syracuse rises to No. 12 in Inside Lacrosse poll

first_img Published on February 25, 2019 at 12:26 pm Contact Andrew: [email protected] | @A_E_Graham Facebook Twitter Google+ Syracuse (2-1), following its 10-8 win against then-No. 13 Army on Sunday, rose to No. 12 in Monday’s Inside Lacrosse poll.Climbing to No. 12 puts SU at its highest ranking since its preseason No. 10 slot. After falling to Colgate in the opener, the Orange plummeted to No. 20 before notching up to No. 17 after beating Albany, 13-5.Elsewhere in the Atlantic Coast Conference, Duke remains the highest ranked team, sliding one spot down to No. 6 despite rolling Penn, 17-7. SU is now the second-highest ranked ACC team. Behind the Orange are No. 13 Virginia, No. 17 Notre Dame and No. 20 North Carolina.Syracuse hosts the Cavaliers (2-2) on Saturday in the Carrier Dome for a 12 p.m. start, the halfway point of a seven-game home stand to start the season. Comments AdvertisementThis is placeholder textlast_img