The Fairfield Stags men's lacrosse team represents Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut and competes in the ECAC Lacrosse League of NCAA Division I. The Stags play their home games at Lessing Field. The team was nationally ranked in 2005, 2006 and 2007 and competed in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Tournament in 2002 and 2005. The team is currently coached by Andrew Copelan. The Stags were previously coached by Ted Spencer from 1996 to 2008. After taking the helm in 1996, Ted Spencer guided the Stags to great success on the national stage including two appearances in the NCAA Tournament Appearances, two Great Western Lacrosse League Championships, 2 ECAC Tournament Championships, three MAAC Championships and developed 2 All-Americans along with 21 All-New England selections and 8 Academic All-New England selections. In 2002, the Stags were selected as the winner of the Joseph Julien Memorial Award for Sportsmanship.