With the return of key leaders on both ends of the field, coach John Tillman’s squad is poised to defend its Big Ten title.
Eric Malever, Justin Sherrer and Ryan Siracusa are leading the charge of Georgia-born players to come to Maryland for lacrosse.
Bernhardt set a new program record for goals and points this season
"We did our very best to represent our school, our state, our alums with pride because we do love representing them, and it means so much to us."
The Terps' perfect season ended with 17-16 loss to the Cavaliers.
The Terps suffered their fifth loss in the national championship game under coach John Tillman.
The Terps and rival Virginia will square off Monday afternoon.
The No. 3-seed Terps dispatched No. 2-seed Duke in the semifinals on Saturday.
The Terps were dominant all game, holding the Blue Devils to a season-low five goals.
The two connected three times in the final 25 minutes to send the Terps through to the NCAA semifinals against Duke.