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The journey of one of the nation’s premier high school super scorers will soon land in Baltimore. Junior midfielder Chase Scanlan, who was New York’s top scorer in 2016 with 104 goals and 169 points for upstate Gowanda/Silver Creek (NY), has just verballed to Loyola after earlier decommitting from Syracuse. Scanlan had a state record 14 goals in a game […]

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It’s always noteworthy when a player opts to go the Division III route after drawing interest from Division III. That’s the case with defender Logan Adams of Hunterdon Central (NJ), left, who just decided on Ithaca College. Adams had been recruited by D-I programs Villanova, Providence and Lehigh as well as Hobart, Salisbury and Gettysburg. The […]

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The 2016 John Jay (NY) boys lacrosse team (above) was tested by a tough schedule last season in its run to the Section 1 Class B finals. As anyone who’s followed the Indians during their rise to national prominence over the last decade knows, a challenging schedule is nothing new for John Jay. But this […]

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Our latest Class of 2020 verbal comes from a Connecticut program that does not often send many of its players to the Division I level. Trumbull High School is located on the farthest eastern point of the lax hotbed of Fairfield County, bordered by towns such as Monroe, Shelton and Stratford, rather than the powerhouses farthest […]

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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 […]

Three underclassmen are in the spotlight in our latest update. Class of 2019 midfielder Mike Gottlieb, who made the varsity team of prep power Brunswick School (CT) as a freshman, just gave Boston University its first sophomore tristate verbal. The 5-foot-11, 170pound Gottlieb is a versatile, polished athlete with a high upside. A resident of Rye, NY, Gottlieb […]

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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) Ryan Cornell, sr., Darien, G, right (Committed to […]

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 Our latest new verbals come from New Jersey and just beyond the borders of the tristate area. We start with the Class of 2019 and in the Garden State where Wyckoff (NJ) native Matt Karsian, a sophomore midfielder at Ramapo High School (NJ), has decided to play his college lax close to home, committing to […]

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Our preseason player watch list wraps up with Connecticut. We’ll soon be rolling out our region-by-region look at the top games to watch this coming varsity season. But first, here are links to our previous regional player watch reports: Long Island Hudson Valley New Jersey Upstate New York Now, here are 25 boys varsity players […]

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Two new Class of 2019 commitments come your way in this brand-new report. We start with one of the premier powers on Long Island, and one known for churning out faceoff standouts. Well, chalk up another one. Smithtown East sophomore Michael Herber just committed to Hofstra. Herber is a skilled and hard-nosed player with good anticipation. […]

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Our preseason region-by-region look at the top boys varsity players in the tristate lands in the Hudson Valley after stops in upstate New York, New Jersey and Long Island. Still to come: Connecticut. Now, here are our Top 25 players to watch from the Hudson Valley, listed, as always, in alphabetical order. Thor Adamec, jr., […]

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We have a pair of new underclass verbals, including a nation-leading fifth 2020 commitment for a tristate varsity program. Let’s first start things off in the Class of 2019 where Providence College just secured a commitment from Plymouth Whitemarsh (PA) D/LSM Ricky Amorim (left). The 5-foot-11, 170-pound Amorim is a skilled takeaway defender who has good […]

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Our preseason region-by-region look at the top varsity players to watch heading into the 2017 has hit Long Island. Picking 25 standouts from Nassau and Suffolk is not exactly an easy chore. To say the least. After all, Long Island, of course, is the No. 1 hotbed within the nation’s No. 1 hotspot of NY/NJ/CT. […]

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He’s always been known as the “little” brother of one of the top faceoff midfielders in the tristate region the last few years, Penn State freshman Gerard Arceri. But Chris Arceri of Long Island power Smithtown East, also a FOGO, has quickly managed to make a name for himself that goes beyond those bloodlines. That’s impressive […]

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