College lacrosse is back.
On Saturday, for the first time since last March, NCAA games that counted were played -- two of them. Fifth-ranked Denver edged Utah, 9-8, in the main attraction, hours after Bellarmine took down Mercer, 9-7.
It was proof to players, coaches and fans that there will be Division 1 seasons this spring, even if it might be too early to know what shape these seasons will take.
Each Monday morning, laxjournal.com will recognize the best performances from New England, whether teams from the region or players from here who are making their marks across the country.