One of the top junior goaltenders in the New Jersey has decided to play his college lacrosse close to home. Old Bridge’s Andrew Cherry has just committed to NJIT. Cherry is a strong stopper who is also capable of making acrobatic saves. He’s also an outstanding student with a 3.8 GPA. He’s NJIT’s second 2019 […]

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St. John’s University pulled off what’s especially rare — at least, in lacrosse. Namely, a double play. The Red Storm secured commitments from the twin brother tandem of Chris and Clayton Lancaster from  Hunterdon Central (NJ). Chris, pictured above and at left, is a defense. Clayton, shown below and at right, is a midfielder. Both […]

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The Darien Blue Wave will be looking to get one for the thumb this coming season. The Wave have not only won four straight Connecticut state titles but 55 straight games, including back-to-back 23-0 seasons. But Darien will be challenged by significant graduation losses, and, as always, an extremely challenging schedule. Here’s a look at that […]

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We have three brand-new Class of 2019 verbals in this update. We start in New Jersey, where midfielder Kevin Jaffe of prep power St. Joseph’s Regional has decided on Hartford. Jaffe is a physically strong player who is a gifted dodger who also shoots well on the run. Staying in NJ, attackman Danny Varga of Rutgers Prep has […]

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A senior from one of the top programs in Suffolk County and a junior from one of the powerhouse teams in New Jersey have both decided on their collegiate destinations. We start on Long Island where Smithtown East HS just saw its fifth 2018 standout commit with defenseman Matt Guercio making SUNY Maritime his choice. Guercio […]

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A women’s college lacrosse player who played at Northport High School on Long Island was killed Saturday when her car crashed into a tree, Colorado state police said. Julia Sarcona, 21, was a senior at the University of Colorado, appeared in 11 games over the last three seasons. She was regarded as a vital practice player […]

On the football field, Nico Ragaini has been described as a “flash of lightning.” In the video above, the 2017 Notre Dame-West Haven (CT) grad returns an interception 82 yards for a touchdown. A standout at wide receiver, Ragaini had eight catches for 162 yards in a 34-28 win over West Haven in that game. […]

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Joey Corbett has made a lot of moves on the lacrosse — and off — in his young lacrosse career already. The talented Class of 2019 midfielder start his varsity career in Rockland County at North Rockland High School before transferring to prep power Trinity-Pawling in the Hudson Valley and then, Don Bosco, in Bergen […]

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With the second college semester underway, we have our third transfer to report this week. It comes from Connecticut, where Fairfield University has welcomed a former high school standout from close to its campus: 2016 Fairfield Ludlowe HS grad Jake Tymon, who spent his freshman season at D-II Mercyhurst. Tymon is a big late pickup for […]

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For the second straight day, we have news of a Class of 2017 Long Island standout landing at Boston University after transferring from a D-I program. We told you earlier that former three-time All-Suffolk County standout Kevin Snyder, a Commack HS grad, a midfield who excels in the faceoff X, transferred to BU from Maryland. […]

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  A standout varsity girls lacrosse player in the Hudson Valley died Saturday at age 16. Allison Lorraine Kidney was a goaltender at Warwick High School in Orange County, which won the Section 9 Class B title last season. “Allison was a great teammate on the Warwick girls JV and varsity lacrosse teams,” said Coach Denis O’Connor. […]

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Three-time All-Suffolk selection Kevin Snyder, a versatile middie known for his prowess in the faceoff X, has transferred to Boston University just weeks after obtaining his release from defending national champion Maryland after his first semester. Snyder, who told Insider he obtained his release from the Terrapins this week, is in the process of deciding […]

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Let’s play two. One of the top senior atttackmen in New Jersey will be doing just that. Mac Bredahl of Chatham HS has just committed to Division III power Tufts, where he will also play golf. Bredahl decided on the Jumbos after decommitting from Villanova in the fall. A prolific feeder/finisher, Bredahl racked up more […]

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Two Class of 2019 standouts have just decided on their college destinates. Sacred Heart University picked up a verbal from close to campus: New Fairfield attackman/midfielder John Morgan. Morgan is a skilled, athletic offensive player who also excels on FOs. He’s New Fairfield’s second junior commit, joining Furman-bound attackman Brett Tenaglia. Moving to Long Island, Farmingdale […]

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A popular high school teacher and coach in the Hudson Valley was killed in crash in which his vehicle crashed into a utility pole. Christopher Page, 27, far left in photo above, was an assistant coach on the boys varsity lacrosse team at James O’Neill High School in Highland Falls and also coached JV football […]

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