Despite losing two straight games for the first time in four years, the Orange is confident ahead of the NCAA Tournament starting this week.
Before Sunday, no team in Orange men’s lacrosse history had finished a season with 10 losses.
Syracuse’s fourth-quarter flurry falls short as No. 4 Orange loses on road to No. 3 Eagles.
The graduate attacker broke head coach Kayla Treanor’s record for most goals scored in Syracuse history.
The Orange scored 12 goals in Saturday’s 3rd quarter against the Cardinals at Christian Brothers Academy.
The Orange took a five-goal lead into halftime, but Cornell’s clutch play sealed the comeback victory in overtime.
The undefeated Tar Heels ruined SU’s perfect home record in front of an all-time Carrier Dome crowd.
The former Tar Heels goalie will play her old teammates in a matchup of top-five teams Saturday.
The Orange (10-2) moved its win streak to four games in a row and will play No. 1 North Carolina next week.
The Orange handed the previously undefeated Greyhounds their first loss of the season.