Even as the calendar moves toward February, there is still uncertainty about what shape Division 1 lacrosse seasons will take. While some teams in the regions have released schedules, and some conferences have set dates and sites for postseason tournaments, many schools and leagues have not.
Over the next two weeks, and in the upcoming issue of New England Lacrosse Journal, we will preview every team in New England, by conference, and unveil, team by team, our preseason top 10.
Today's preview is the Patriot League. Boston University and Holy Cross both graduated key playmakers and will need to find other sources to keep their respective offenses humming.