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While there are dead periods and contact periods during the year limited when and how coaches may contact prospective recruits, there’s no limit as to when players can contact coaches. Here’s a rundown of contact info for head coaches and assistant coaches at the Division I level. AIR FORCE Head Coach, United States Air Force […]

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It’s now a quiet period for recruiting on the NCAA Division I calendar. When does contact period start up again? You can find out that, and other key dates, by clicking below: Division I men’s Division II men’s Division III men’s: No recruiting caelndar * Enjoying Lacrosse Insider? Be sure to tell a friend you think […]

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Four new verbal commitments, with three coming from the Class of 2018, make up this brand-new update. Our first new junior verbal comes from Long Island where faceoff/midfielder Brandon Rizzuto from defending CHSAA champion St. Anthony’s has committed to the admissions process at Holy Cross. The 5-foot-6, 170-pound Rizzuto decided on the Crusaders after also […]

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LaxLessons – The Original. The Best. The Leader. Your unbiased, professional source for lax recruiting. Our groundbreaking, imitated, but never duplicated Recruiting Rundown, launched in 2009. Get caught up on the latest news right here, right now by visiting LaxLessons.com’s groundbreaking, imitated, but never duplicated Lacrosse Insider. It’s the No. 1 source for recruiting news, analysis and objective information in the […]

Brandon Delcristo’s growth as a lacrosse player matches his growth in stature. The senior defender at Greenwich (CT) is now 6-foot-4 and 215 pounds. He also has both strength (he bench presses 250 pounds and squats 325) and speed (he runs a 4.62 in the 40-yard dash) to go with that size. Those physical attributes — […]

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On Wednesday, May 24, the varsity boys lacrosse teams at New England prep powers and league rivals Trinity-Pawling (NY) and Taft (CT) end their seasons against each other. That scenario seems fitting considering what happened today. Current Trinity-Pawling head coach Nic Bell told Insider that he’s accepted an offer from Taft to teach English and become […]

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NY/NJ/CT interstate Chaminade (NY) vs. McDonogh (MD), Saturday, March 25 at Princeton University Yorktown (NY) at Darien (CT), Saturday, April 1 New Canaan (CT) vs. McDonogh (MD), Friday, April 7 at University of Pennsylvania Niskayuna (NY) vs. Darien (CT), Friday, April 7 at Union College, Schenectady Yorktown (NY) at Bridgewater-Raritan (NJ), Saturday, April 8 Delbarton […]

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It was more for the shore as Monmouth College, located on the Jersey Shore, hauled in not one, not two, but three commits in one day on Wednesday. So let’s get right to it. Class of 2019 attackman Cole Campbell of St. Joseph’s Collegiate (NY) became the Hawks’ second tristate sophomore commit. The 5-foot-11, 165-pound Campbell […]

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Our latest Class of 2018 verbal comes from out east on Long Island where Westhampton Beach midfielder Craig Connor has committed to Division II Florida Southern. The athletic Connor has ideal size at 6-foot-2, 180 pounds. Connor, who has a hard and accurate outside shot, is a natural righty who also is strong with his left […]

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Top 10 tristate games to watch in 2017 by region Connecticut Hudson Valley Long Island New Jersey Upstate New York One of the main things that makes lacrosse so special compared to other varsity sports in the number of interstate games in the regular season. The genesis of this phenomenon dates back to the 1960s […]

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Our latest verbal following a decommitment is among two new decisions by tristate Class of 2018 standouts in this latest update. Defender/LSM Evan Malgier of NJ power St. Augustine Prep has decided on Maryland after committing to Ohio State in the fall of 2015 as a sophomore in October 2015. Malgier decommitted from the Buckeyes this past fall. […]

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We have a pair of Class of 2018 commitments in this brand-new update. We begin on Long Island where midfielder Nick Evangelista of Locust Valley HS (NY) has committed to Rollins College. Evangelista is a strong two-way player with good speed and athleticism. Staying in the Class of 2018 and moving down south, St. Thomas […]

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The Class of 2018 is in the midst of a wave of new verbals. So let’s get right to them. Our first is a new verbal that follows a decommitment. Westfield (NJ) midfielder Nicky Bond, who had been bound for  Navy, has committed to the admissions process at Princeton. The 5-foot-10, 150-pound Bond is a skilled […]

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The lax hawk will be flying high soon enough. The hawk is the adopted mascot of the three-time defending Connecticut state champion Darien boys lacrosse program. The hawk will undoubtedly be spreading its wings March 18 when official practices start. After the annual blue-white intrasquad scrimmage, the Wave have several challenging preseason outings before embarking […]

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One of the most highly sought-after sophomores in the Hudson Valley has made his college choice. Athletic midfielder Jack Howe, a key contributor on the Section 1 (NY) Class C champion Pleasantville varsity squad as a freshman last spring, has just committed to Georgetown. Howe, a triple-threat player with good size, skills and speed, had 24 […]

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LaxLessons – The Original. The Best. The Leader. Your unbiased, professional source for lax recruiting. Our groundbreaking, imitated, but never duplicated Recruiting Rundown, launched in 2009. Get caught up on the latest news right here, right now by visiting LaxLessons.com’s groundbreaking, imitated, but never duplicated Lacrosse Insider. It’s the No. 1 source for recruiting news, analysis and objective information in the […]

LaxLessons – The Original. The Best. The Leader. The only unbiased, professional lax recruiting source. Our groundbreaking, imitated, but never duplicated Recruiting Rundown, launched in 2009. Get caught up on the latest news right here, right now by visiting LaxLessons.com’s groundbreaking, imitated, but never duplicated Lacrosse Insider. It’s the No. 1 source for recruiting news, analysis and objective information in the […]

Connecticut  Jackson Appelt, sr., New Canaan, A (Committed to Virginia) Alex Buckanavage, sr., Brunswick, A, above (Committed to Michigan) Brian Calabrese, jr., Wilton, A (Committed to Air Force) Arden Cohen, sr., Darien, transfer from Gunnery, D/LSM (Committed to Notre Dame) Finlay Collins, sr., Darien, M (Committed to UPenn) RyanCornell, sr., Darien, G, right (Committed to Vermont) […]

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Tristate Top 100 (First group of 50) First group of 10 Jose Boyer, sr., Yorktown (NY), D/LSM (Committed to Notre Dame) Connor DeSimone, sr., Smithtown East (NY), M (Committed to Johns Hopkins) Connor Drake, so., Wilton (CT), M (Committed to Duke) Ian Laviano, sr., Cold Spring Harbor (NY), A (Committed to Virginia) Matt Magnan, jr., Fox […]

LaxLessons – The Original. The Best. The Leader. Your unbiased, professional source for lax recruiting. Our groundbreaking, imitated, but never duplicated Recruiting Rundown, launched in 2009. Get caught up on the latest news right here, right now by visiting LaxLessons.com’s groundbreaking, imitated, but never duplicated Lacrosse Insider. It’s the No. 1 source for recruiting news, analysis and objective information in the […]

The following are links for boys lacrosse collegiate commitments from the nation’s No. 1 hotbed for lacrosse, the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut tristate area, for the high school graduating classes of 2015, ’16, ’17 and ’18. If you have a commitment to report, or any additions to make to this rundown, email us at joe@laxlessons.com or […]

A 19-year-old female has been charged with menacing after swinging a lacrosse stick during a fight with a male student at (above) in the Hudson Valley’s Rockland County on Saturday, Orangetown Police said. For more details on the incident, click here. * Enjoying Lacrosse Insider? Be sure to tell a friend you think will also like […]

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We’ve presented region-by-region Top 10 boys varsity games to watch in 2017 from Long Island, Connecticut, Hudson Valley and upstate New York. We now turn to New Jersey with a look at the top games this coming season in the Garden State. First, a quick reminder. These are all intrastate games. We will present a separate rundown of top […]

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