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DUKE WINS LACROSSE CHAMPIONSHIP!
Liestoppers ^ | May 31, 2010 | staff

Posted on 05/31/2010 2:55:37 PM PDT by abb

Duke wins in overtime, 6-5


TOPICS: Sports
KEYWORDS: duke; dukelax; durham; nifong
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This just in!
1 posted on 05/31/2010 2:55:37 PM PDT by abb
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To: abner; Alia; beyondashadow; Bitter Bierce; bjc; Bogeygolfer; BossLady; Brytani; bwteim; Carling; ..

ping


2 posted on 05/31/2010 2:56:15 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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3 posted on 05/31/2010 2:56:56 PM PDT by mainsail that
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To: abb

Quick OT. Good for them. Shuts up the haters.


4 posted on 05/31/2010 2:57:03 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement (Obama "acted stupidly.")
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To: abb

Did they players ever get an official apology and admission from Duke?


5 posted on 05/31/2010 2:57:57 PM PDT by gaijin
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To: gaijin

Not yet.


6 posted on 05/31/2010 2:58:30 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: abb

Incredible...long stick middie takes it from face off in OT and drills the goal! Congrats Duke!


7 posted on 05/31/2010 2:58:45 PM PDT by Pharmboy (The Stone Age did not end because they ran out of stones...)
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To: abb

Great goal!


8 posted on 05/31/2010 2:58:52 PM PDT by Swede Girl
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To: abb
Nancy DisGrace must be deeply sadden.

Go Devils!


9 posted on 05/31/2010 2:58:57 PM PDT by South40 ("Islam has a long tradition of tolerance." ~Hussein Obama, June 4, 2009, Cairo, Egypt)
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To: gaijin

No. There was a settled lawsuit or two, though.


10 posted on 05/31/2010 2:59:08 PM PDT by FreedomPoster (No Representation without Taxation!)
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To: FreedomPoster

Several lawsuits still working. The federal judge is stalling them.


11 posted on 05/31/2010 3:01:24 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: abb

Now they can go rape drug addict black strippers to celebrate.</sarc>


12 posted on 05/31/2010 3:03:37 PM PDT by FormerACLUmember ("Subtlety is not going to win this fight": NJ Governor Chris Christie)
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To: abb

Great news!!!


13 posted on 05/31/2010 3:05:12 PM PDT by fullchroma
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To: mainsail that

To me, that looks like a bulls eye on his forehead.


14 posted on 05/31/2010 3:05:20 PM PDT by definitelynotaliberal (My respect and admiration for Cmdr. McCain are inversely proportion to my opinion of Sen. McCain.)
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To: gaijin

“Did they players ever get an official apology and admission from Duke?”

Don’t think so, but questions still remain according to the Leftist media.


15 posted on 05/31/2010 3:06:44 PM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (It's the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine!)
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To: abb

Woo Hoo!


16 posted on 05/31/2010 3:06:51 PM PDT by ltc8k6
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To: abb

Why would anyone play for Duke after all that happened?


17 posted on 05/31/2010 3:08:28 PM PDT by TheRealDBear
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To: TheRealDBear

Why should people cave to brazen smears and lies?


18 posted on 05/31/2010 3:09:56 PM PDT by Psycho_Bunny (FREE ARIZONA!)
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To: ltc8k6

http://weblogs.baltimoresun.com/sports/lacrosse/blog/2010/05/notre_dame_vs_duke_halftime_th.html
Notre Dame vs. Duke: Halftime thoughts


19 posted on 05/31/2010 3:10:08 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: TheRealDBear

Why would you post on a website that honors truth and justice.


20 posted on 05/31/2010 3:10:09 PM PDT by Carley (DADDY DIDN'T PLUG THE HOLE YET)
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To: TheRealDBear

“All that?” What was it that “happened” other than an attempted lynching by Nifong and the cops?


21 posted on 05/31/2010 3:11:18 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: abb

The misogynistic testosterone laden Duke Lacrosse team has shown the advantage of their white male privilege by brutally assaulting innocent students from other schools to gain top position among their league of racist, sexist, homophobes.

Signed,

A “progressive” tenured Duke Professor.


22 posted on 05/31/2010 3:11:49 PM PDT by spodefly (This is my tag line. There are many like it, but this one is mine.)
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To: abb

The team plans to celebrate with a party ...


23 posted on 05/31/2010 3:12:58 PM PDT by NonValueAdded ("The real death threat is their legislation" Rush Limbaugh, 3/25/10)
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To: All

24 posted on 05/31/2010 3:15:19 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/05/31/509676/duke-wins-lacrosse-championship.html

Published Mon, May 31, 2010 06:06 PM
Modified Mon, May 31, 2010 06:13 PM
Duke wins lacrosse championship

BALTIMORE Duke needed an extra five seconds to collect its first NCAA lacrosse championship.

And what a five seconds it was.

Long pole C.J. Costabile cleanly won the opening faceoff and fired it past stingy Notre Dame goalie Scott Rodgers and the fifth-seeded Blue Devils collected a 6-5 victory at M&T Bank Stadium.

Duke (16-4) became the first team to collect its first men’s lacrosse title since Princeton won it in 1992. The Blue Devils are the eighth team to win a national title in the sport’s 40-year history.

Rodgers made 15 saves for the Fighting Irish (10-7).

Duke erased a 5-4 deficit when Justin Turri deposited a Zach Howell feed between Rodgers’ legs with 8:44 left. But neither team could manage anything in the rest of regulation, with Turri’s last-second shot soaring over the cage.

Costabile, who was 6-for-10 on faceoffs, then cleanly beat Trever Sipperly and deposited the winner to quickly put an end to overtime.

Goalie Dan Wigrizer made five saves for Duke.

It was the lowest-scoring title game in NCAA history.


25 posted on 05/31/2010 3:16:10 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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26 posted on 05/31/2010 3:17:19 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: Psycho_Bunny; Carley; abb

Some of you need to take a reading comprehension course. I do not understand why anyone would play for a university that would openly subject them to false charges and never apologized.


27 posted on 05/31/2010 3:20:10 PM PDT by TheRealDBear
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To: TheRealDBear

Just to pi$$ the other side off?


28 posted on 05/31/2010 3:21:20 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: abb

http://www.newsday.com/sports/college/duke-beats-notre-dame-to-win-1st-lacrosse-title-1.1968626
Duke beats Notre Dame to win 1st lacrosse title
May 31, 2010 By BOB HERZOG Bob.herzog@newsday.com

http://sports.espn.go.com/ncaa/news/story?id=5236683
Monday, May 31, 2010
Duke wins first men’s lacrosse title

http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/college/lacrosse/bal-duke-wins-ncaa-lacrosse-title-0531,0,7364314.story
Costabile sends Duke to first NCAA title
Goal just five seconds into overtime caps 6-5 win
By Edward Lee, The Baltimore Sun
6:09 PM EDT, May 31, 2010


29 posted on 05/31/2010 3:22:14 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: abb

Possibly. I don’t know.


30 posted on 05/31/2010 3:23:32 PM PDT by TheRealDBear
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To: TheRealDBear

When you walk away, no matter what the contest, the other side wins automatically. Maybe since the players had committed to the program and the coach, those who stuck with it thought it was the honorable thing to do.


31 posted on 05/31/2010 3:25:49 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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Damn. I was hoping that school had burned to the ground.


32 posted on 05/31/2010 3:27:00 PM PDT by nonliberal (Graduate: Curtis E. LeMay School of International Relations)
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To: TheRealDBear

Perhaps a complete sentence would go a long way and not assume that people can read your mind.


33 posted on 05/31/2010 3:28:30 PM PDT by Carley (DADDY DIDN'T PLUG THE HOLE YET)
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To: TheRealDBear

You may need to read up on this issue first.


34 posted on 05/31/2010 3:29:00 PM PDT by MarineBrat (Better dead than red!)
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To: nonliberal
Damn. I was hoping that school had burned to the ground.

Actually, the only thing that needs burning to the ground is the admin building and all within. Metaphorically speaking of course.

35 posted on 05/31/2010 3:29:25 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: governsleastgovernsbest

ping


36 posted on 05/31/2010 3:38:20 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: abb
an attempted lynching by Nifong and the cops?

and the media and the black community.

37 posted on 05/31/2010 3:44:04 PM PDT by Post5203 (Let's make election 2010 EJECTION 2010. Time for a complete do-over.)
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To: abb

Jesse Jackson is deeply saddened.


38 posted on 05/31/2010 3:44:06 PM PDT by shelterguy
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To: abb

I don’t care for the sport or the school but given circumstances a few years ago I’m happy for them.


39 posted on 05/31/2010 3:54:06 PM PDT by Soul Seeker (?)
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Yaaaaaaaaaaaaay. Congratulations!!!


40 posted on 05/31/2010 3:57:44 PM PDT by cubreporter
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Oh please. Get off your high horse; you weren’t all that clear


41 posted on 05/31/2010 4:09:54 PM PDT by Psycho_Bunny (FREE ARIZONA!)
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To: abb

Did they invite that bipolar pole dancer to the victory party?


42 posted on 05/31/2010 4:18:30 PM PDT by Mobties
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43 posted on 05/31/2010 4:20:16 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: abb
abb, the funny thing is that I've always been anti-Duke in terms of athletics, even during our Nifong researching days, but this news brings me joy on an otherwise somber day.

I think of the men and women who gave all did indeed fight to give people like Collin, Reade, and David the chance to win against a corrupt media, university, police department, and DA. It still amazes me how the truth finally came out, and people like you were a big part in spreading the word.

So, today, I can be happy that DukeLAX won a title that it deserved years ago.

44 posted on 05/31/2010 4:32:27 PM PDT by Carling (Remember November)
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To: Carling

Right is right, no matter when or who or what is involved.


45 posted on 05/31/2010 4:43:08 PM PDT by abb ("What ISN'T in the news is often more important than what IS." Ed Biersmith, 1942 -)
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To: abb

Congratulations Duke Lacrosse Team!


46 posted on 05/31/2010 5:18:42 PM PDT by PGalt
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Good game! Nice closure for the Seniors too.


47 posted on 05/31/2010 5:51:37 PM PDT by TommyDale (Independent - I already left the GOP because they were too liberal)
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To: spodefly

You are an idiot.


48 posted on 05/31/2010 5:55:22 PM PDT by TommyDale (Independent - I already left the GOP because they were too liberal)
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To: TommyDale

People with reading comprehension issues are idiots.

Get a clue ...


49 posted on 05/31/2010 6:09:47 PM PDT by spodefly (This is my tag line. There are many like it, but this one is mine.)
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To: Mobties

Can’t she’s in jail on arson and attempted murder charges.


50 posted on 05/31/2010 6:14:01 PM PDT by Locomotive Breath
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