The Durham Bulls honored Duke’s two national championship teams Monday as Celine Boutier and Will Haus threw out the first pitch in front of an excited Durham crowd.

Duke's national champions throw out first pitch at Durham Bulls game

Monday was a day of firsts for Duke students. First day of school, first day of college for others, and for two national champions, it was their first time taking the mound.

Head coach John Danowski has led his team to back-to-back titles and three in the past five years.

Duke lacrosse back to work after second consecutive NCAA title

Just weeks after winning their second consecutive national title and third in the past five years, the Blue Devils are trying to stay focused and disciplined in pursuit of the rare three-peat.

Senior Taylor Trimble will look to follow up a successful junior campaign with a solid showing in her first World Cup.

Trimble, Bullard make first cut for Team USA

Senior Taylor Trimble and former Blue Devil Sarah Bullard both made it past the first weekend of grueling trials to be named to the United States national team,

Senior Henry Lobb held Fighting Irish attack Matt Kavanagh in check for the second time this season.

Aaron, Lobb bolster defensive unit for Duke lacrosse in NCAA title repeat

On a day when the nation's second-ranked offense was largely contained and occasionally disrupted, Duke was able to find another way to get the job done.

The Blue Devils captured their second straight national title with an 11-9 victory against Notre Dame Monday.

TWICE AS NICE: Duke lacrosse holds off Notre Dame to win second consecutive national championship

The Blue Devils completed their quest for back-to-back national titles behind the clutch play of Player of the Game senior Jordan Wolf, defeating Notre Dame 11-9 Monday.

The Blue Devils will need another strong performance from sophomore Myles Jones to repeat as national champions.

Duke lacrosse sets sights on title repeat

To close the deal on back-to-back national championships, the Blue Devils will have to defeat a Notre Dame team playing its best lacrosse of the season.

Junior Kyle Turri stepped up in relief in the fourth quarter Saturday, stalling Denver's comeback bid and keeping Duke on track to complete its title defense Monday.

Keenan, Turri thrive in "next man up" roles

Kyle Keenan tallied five points in his first career start and Kyle Turri made four key saves down the stretch to propel Duke into Monday's national title game.

Duke celebrated goals 15 more times Saturday, bringing their NCAA tournament total to 54 in three games.

Duke lacrosse marches into title game with 15-12 win against Denver

A balanced offensive attack that included three Blue Devil hat tricks sets up a chance at a repeat Monday afternoon.

Second Team All-American Myles Jones will lead the Blue Devil attack against Denver in the semifinals Saturday.

Duke lacrosse faces Denver in NCAA semifinals

The Blue Devils and their high-powered offense will take on a stingy Pioneer defense in hopes to return to the title game for the second year in a row.

Jordan Wolf tallied nine points to help Duke defeat Johns Hopkins and advance to the program's eighth straight Final Four.

Duke lacrosse dominates Johns Hopkins, advances to eighth straight Final Four

At this point, Duke may want to start booking its hotel rooms for the Final Four at the beginning of the season to save some money.

Sophomore Myles Jones will look to lead the Blue Devils to their eighth-straight NCAA semifinal Sunday against Johns Hopkins.

Blue Devil men's lacrosse seeks return trip to NCAA Final Weekend

Sunday's matchup against Johns Hopkins is all that stands between the Blue Devils and their eighth consecutive trip to NCAA semifinal.

Senior Kerrin Maurer and the Blue Devils could not keep up with the top-seeded Terrapins Saturday.

Duke women's lacrosse upset bid falls short against Maryland in NCAA quarterfinals

The Blue Devils could not keep up with the Terrapins' high-powered offense Saturday, leading to their exit from the NCAA Championship.

Duke women's lacrosse to face top-seeded Maryland in NCAA Championship quarterfinals

The last unseeded team remaining in the NCAA Championship, the Blue Devils will look to pull the major upset Saturday when they take on top-seeded Maryland.

Senior Maddy Morrissey had a career-high six points against Notre Dame in Duke's 10-8 win Sunday.

Duke women's lacrosse downs Notre Dame, secures spot in NCAA quarterfinals

On a day where the majority of Maddy Morrissey's classmates were back in Durham for the graduation ceremony, the senior midfielder still managed to make Sunday a day to remember.

Myles Jones led the Blue Devils Sunday as he used his size and strength to overpower smaller Air Force defenders.

Blue Devil men's lacrosse blow past Air Force in opening round of NCAA Championship

Led by sophomore midfielder Myles Jones, the Blue Devils used their size and offensive firepower to ground Air Force in the opening round of the NCAA Championship Sunday.

With Luke Aaron in net, the Blue Devils will take the first step toward repeating as NCAA champions Sunday against Air Force.

Duke lacrosse begins title defense against Air Force

Duke will begin its postseason run with hopes of repeating the success of last year's national championship run.

Kerrin Maurer led the way for Duke, tallying four goals in the Blue Devils' 13-8 victory against Stanford in the opening round of the NCAA Championship.

Blue Devils women's lacrosse defeats Stanford, sets up rematch with Notre Dame

Entering the NCAA Championship, Duke head coach Kerstin Kimel spoke of treating the postseason as a clean slate. If that was the case, then the Blue Devils made a good first impression Friday.

Senior Maddy Morrisey will look to prolong the Blue Devils season as they takes on Stanford Friday in the first round of the NCAA Championship.

Duke women's lacrosse to take on Stanford in first round of NCAA Championship

Duke made it to the postseason for the 17th straight season. Now that they're in, they will have to put the last half of the season behind them and hope history repeats itself.

Duke senior Jordan Wolf finished his regular season career on a high note, scoring four goals in the Blue Devils victory.

Blue Devil men's lacrosse wins regular season finale, clinches top seed in NCAA Championship

In their final regular season game as Blue Devils, Jordan Wolf and Josh Dionne made sure the team could shake off the rust after final exams and earn a bounce-back road win.

Senior Jordan Wolf—named the ACC Offensive Player of the Year earlier this week—will look to lead the Blue Devil attack against the Terriers.

Duke men's lacrosse looks to bounce back against Boston

Led by newly crowned ACC Offensive Player of the Year Jordan Wolf, the Blue Devils will look to get back to their winning ways as they take on Boston University Sunday.

Syracuse held senior Jordan Wolf to one goal as the Blue Devils fell in the waning second to the Orange in ACC Championship semifinals.

Blue Devils fall in final seconds to Syracuse in ACC Championship semifinals

Duke held the lead with less than 30 seconds left but back-to-back goals by Syracuse sent second-seeded Duke back to Durham without a championship game appearance.

Senior Jordan Wolf will try and lead the Blue Devils as they take on Syracuse in a rematch of last year's national championship.

Duke men's lacrosse seeks ninth straight win against Syracuse in ACC semifinal

Duke will play both with and against history Friday as it takes on Syracuse in the ACC semifinal. The Blue Devils won the first rematch of last year's national championship handily and will look to...

Senior Jordan Wolf tallied six goals and added a pair of assists as Duke routed Rutgers 17-8 on Senior Day at Koskinen Stadium.

Duke men's lacrosse wins eighth straight with victory against Rutgers on Senior Day

The Blue Devils capped a perfect 9-0 home record with a 17-8 victory against the Scarlet Knights, heading into postseason play with a wave of confidence.

With 40 goals on the season, senior attack Jordan Wolf will lead the Blue Devils into a matchup with Rutgers.

Duke lacrosse to face Rutgers seeking eighth straight victory

Squaring off with head coach John Danowski's alma mater, the Blue Devils face their final test before next week's ACC tournament.

The Blue Devils closed out the regular season in thrilling fashion when Kerrin Maurer found the back of the net with 26 seconds left in double-overtime to beat rival North Carolina.

Maurer's late goal helps Duke women's lacrosse down North Carolina

The Blue Devils, led by junior Kerrin Maurer's late heroics, managed to go into Chapel Hill and come away with a thrilling double-overtime victory against the No. 3 Tar Heels.