St. Joseph’s University is on the board with the Class of 2020 recruiting class. The Hawks just picked up a verbal from neighboring New Jersey: Glen Rock defenseman Jackson Crutchfield. The 5-foot-10, 160-pound Crutchfield is an aggressive, athletic lefty who’s a football standout at running back/free safety. He’s also an outstanding student with a 3.7 […]

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Since Sept. 1, when D-I college coaches were first permitted to contact Class of 2020 recruits, we’ve been seeing a steady stream of junior commitments. We have a new brand-batch in this update: Harborfields (NY) defenseman Nick Caccamo committed to the admissions process at national champion Yale. Caccamo is a polished, skilled athlete. Yale now […]

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He was the talk of the lacrosse world as an eighth-grader when he gave a verbal commitment to Penn State University, making him the earliest commit in men’s college lax history. Then, he was on the varsity at Bay Shore High School on Long Island. He then transferred to prep power St. Anthony’s. Now, star […]

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Commitments are heating up for the Class of 2020 and we have a trio of new verbals in this update. Syracuse University just got a big “yes” from agile, athletic longstick midfielder Tommy Drago of West Essex (NJ). Drago is a triple-threat with skills, speed and strength. He’s also an outstanding student with a 3.75 GPA. […]

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Aidan Danenza was a prime recruiting target of top D-I programs as a freshman whose commitment almost certainly would have come quickly had the NCAA not decided to end early recruiting. Fast forward to now, the midfielder’s junior year at CHSAA power St. Anthony’s (NY), and, with the rules now allowing him to do so, […]

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One of the most versatile midfielders in Connecticut is bound for the Ivy League. Brown’s first Class of 2020 commitment to its admissions process is from Darien standout Jackson Peters. Peters is a versatile athlete and strong dodger with ideal size at 6-2, 175 pounds. He’s also an outstanding student with a 3.84 GPA. * […]

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In the span of less than a week, one of the top faceoff midfielders in the tristate area decommitted from one program and decided on a new one. Jake Naso of Long Island power St. Anthony’s has just become Virginia’s first Class of 2020 verbal after pulling an earlier commitment to Boston University. Faso combines […]

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Siena College is now on the board in Class of 2020 commitments thanks to the decision of a standout goaltender from Long Island. Westhampton Beach goaltender Drew Arcuri has decided on the Saints. Arcuri is an outstanding stopper who is strong on shots from point-blank range and on clears. Siena also just picked up a […]

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One of the top Class of 2020 goaltenders in New York is Ivy League-bound. Emmet Carroll of Section 1 power Rye has committed to the admissions process at Penn. The 6-foot-2, 187-pound is a strong stopper with good communication ability who is adept on clears. Carroll is Penn’s second 2020 commit from the tristate, joining […]

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Note: Players listed in alphabetical order in each group. Tristate Top 100 (First group of 50) First group of 10 Xavier Arline, jr., Shoreham-Wading River (NY), A (Committed to North Carolina) Ed Arnold, sr., Manhasset (NY), D (Committed to UPenn) Kenny Brower, sr., Kellenberg Memorial (NY), D (Committed to Duke) Connor Drake, sr., Wilton (CT), […]

Tristate Top 100 (First group of 50) First group of 10 Xavier Arline, jr., Shoreham-Wading River (NY), A (Committed to North Carolina) Ed Arnold, sr., Manhasset (NY), D (Committed to UPenn) Kenny Brower, sr., Kellenberg Memorial (NY), D (Committed to Duke) Connor Drake, sr., Wilton (CT), M (Committed to Duke) Reilly Gray, sr., Chaminade (NY), […]

Tristate Top 100 (Second group of 50) Sixth group of 10 Alex Bamford, sr., Taft (CT), A (Committed to Michigan) Chris Glynn, sr., Manhasset (NY), M (Committed to Georgetown) Bear Lockshin, sr., Westminster (CT), M (Committed to Princeton) Michael Page, sr., Manasquan (NJ), LSM (Committed to Syracuse) MacGregor Peterson, sr., The Taft School (CT), A […]

Bonus group of players: Christian Barnard, sr., Brunswick (CT), G Luke Blanc, jr., Seton Hall Prep (NJ), A/M Matt Caddigan, sr., Smithtown West (NY), M (Committed to UMass) Nicholas Caccamo, jr., Harborfields (NY), D Emmett Carroll, jr., Rye (NY), G (Committed to UPenn) Aidan Danenza, jr., St. Anthony’s (NY), M Devin DeGennaro, sr., Islip (NY), […]