Gary Gait

3/15 – Gary Gait on Orange Nation Show

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) – For just the second time in the last ten years the Syracuse men’s lacrosse team is unranked. SU is coming off a 10-7 loss at rival Johns Hopkins on Sunday. Syracuse has dropped three of its last four games, and sits at 2-4 on...
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Gary Gait, #9 Syracuse Prepping for #1 Maryland

Syracuse lacrosse in-person media availability returned to the Ensley Athletic Center on Wednesday night. There, Gary Gait stood in front of television cameras and microphones, holding a lacrosse stick to his side. The No. 9 Orange (1-0) smoked Holy Cross 28-5 in Gait's first game coaching the team. But No....

Gary Gait went from ‘never heard of it’ to Syracuse-great

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — For as synonymous as Gary Gait has become with Syracuse lacrosse, it is hard to believe at one time he had never heard of the Salt City. Though, growing up in British Columbia, Canada, there was not much of a reason for Gary, nor his twin brother Paul, to ever dream of suiting up for the Orange. In fact, if it was not for one fateful tryout more than 35 years ago, Gary Gait’s imprint on the program is never made.

The Legacy of Gary Gait

Known as the Michael Jordan of lacrosse, Gary Gait changed the game forever. Tomorrow afternoon, Syracuse will honor the legend by placing his famed #22 jersey into the rafters of the Carrier Dome. @nickluttie tells the story of Gait’s legacy.

Gary Gait, Casey Powell, Pat McCabe to be inducted into inaugural Pro Lacrosse Hall of Fame

Syracuse, N.Y. — Three former Syracuse greats will be inducted into the Pro Lacrosse Hall of Fame’s inaugural class, it was announced Tuesday. Gary Gait, Casey Powell and Pat McCabe help headline the class, which honors top players who have suited up during the first 15 years of two of the primary pro leagues, Major League Lacrosse and the Pro Lacrosse League.

Syracuse men’s lacrosse begins new era under Gary Gait

When the Syracuse Orange knew that John Desko was ready to retire from coaching men’s lacrosse, they didn’t have to look far for his replacement. In fact, they didn’t even have to look outside of the building. Gary Gait had been coaching the women’s lacrosse team for...