University sanctions men's lacrosse team for hazing violation

Andy Noel, the Meakem Smith Director of Athletics and Physical Education, issued the following statement:

On Sept. 13, the Cornell men's lacrosse team was placed on temporary suspension pending appropriate sanctions for a team hazing incident. Following investigation into the incident, Coach DeLuca and his team were notified that all fall competitions are canceled.

Effective today, the team will resume training and practice in accordance with sanction guidelines.