One of the top goaltenders to play high school lacrosse in the Hudson Valley the last decade has died. Michael Mackay, who lived and worked on Long Island, died on Thursday, Nov. 9 after a long battle with addiction. He was 27. Mackay, who starred at Lakeland/Panas and attended the University of Delaware, also competed in USSA alpine […]

Salisbury School (CT) saw a baker’s dozen seniors sign their National Letters of Intent on Day 1 of Fall Signing Period on Wednesday, Nov. 8. Salisbury School 2018 LSM Paul Governale, a native of Manhasset (NY), signs his NLI with Vermont. Bergen Catholic signees Sean Gibson (Widener) and Travis Talarico (Bucknell).   The three Sparta […]

On your mark. Get set. Sign! National Letter of Intent Fall Signing Period starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 and ends Wednesday, Nov. 15. For more, click here. Be sure to send your signing photos to info@laxlessons.com or directly to Joe Lombardi at joe@laxlessons.com. Here’s a college-by-college rundown of Division I commitments for tristate members of the […]

Get those pens and paper ready. National Letter of Intent Fall Signing Period starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 and ends Wednesday, Nov. 15. For more, click here. Be sure to send your signing photos to info@laxlessons.com or directly to Joe Lombardi at joe@laxlessons.com. Here’s a college-by-college rundown of commitments for tristate members of the Class of […]

The newly launched D-I program at Utah has just picked up another verbal from the tristate, and it comes from one of the top varsity teams in NY/NJ/CT and the nation. Athletic Class of 2019 middie Trey Berry of Long Island power Ward Melville has decided on the Utes. Berry is a two-way player with a […]

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The Hudson Valley steals the spotlight in this update with three new verbals. We start in Northern Westchester where Class of 2018 attackman Sean Nolan of John Jay High School has committed to Florida Southern. Nolan had a team-leading 50 goals for the Indians in 2017. He’s John Jay’s ninth senior commit, joining: Thor Adamec, Colgate, […]

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It won’t be long now. National Letter of Intent Fall Signing Week will be getting underway very soon. Right after Election Day, in fact. This year’s fall period starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 and lasts through Wednesday, Nov. 15. As always, we will be providing in-depth coverage of this once-in-a-lifetime moment for so many throughout the […]

The start of National Letter of Intent Fall Signing Period is coming up really quickly, gang. Signing Week starts Wednesday, Nov. 8 and ends Wednesday, Nov. 15. As we near those special days for current seniors, we are seeing a feverish amount of new verbals after decommitments as we’ve been documenting in this space. We have […]

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This update is chock full of news with a trio of new Class of 2019 verbals and two new 2018 commitments. We start in upstate New York where junior attackman Andrew Mapstone of Honeoye Falls has just committed to Lehigh. An explosive feeder/finisher, Mapstone had 57 goals, 48 assists and 105 points this past spring. He’s […]

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We have two new commitments plus a verbal after a decommitment in this update. We start with a chip off the old block where the latest Quinn brother from CHSAA power Chaminade has just made his choice. Dermot Quinn, a senior middie for the Flyers, will be headed to Holy Cross. The 5-foot-10, 145-pound Quinn […]

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We have a trio of new Class of 2019 verbals as we inch closer to National Fall Signing Week. Our first comes from Connecticut where Salisbury School D/LSM Luke DiIorio is bound for Bucknell. DiIorio is a skilled player with a high lax IQ. He’s Salisbury’s third junior commit joining Vermont-bound goalie Will Mark and Maryland-bound […]

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Tristate Top 100 (First group of 50) First group of 10 Kenny Brower, jr., Kellenberg Memorial (NY), D (Committed to Duke) Connor Drake, jr., Wilton (CT), M (Committed to Duke) Sean Kuttin, sr., Chaminade (NY), M (Committed to Yale) JP Lannig, sr., Syosset (NY), A (Committed to Brown) Matt Magnan, sr., Fox Lane (NY), M (Committed to […]

It’s Selection Sunday for our Tristate Top 100 countdown rankings with the presentation now of the first half of the Top 100. Without further ado: Tristate Top 100 (First group of 50) First group of 10 Kenny Brower, jr., Kellenberg Memorial (NY), D (Committed to Duke) Connor Drake, jr., Wilton (CT), M (Committed to Duke) […]

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One of the top faceoff middies in the Hudson Valley is Ivy League bound. TJ Bryan of Lakeland/Panas has committed to Dartmouth’s admissions process. The 5-foot-10, 170-pound Bryan, a hard-nosed athlete with good anticipation, won 64 percent of his faceoffs this past varsity season to go along with 154 groundballs and 16 caused turnovers. Turning […]

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