With teams from throughout the tristate about to start tryouts and practices the new few weeks, here’s a preseason package to get you set for the varsity season in NY/NJ/CT. We present our preseason players and games to watch and our preseason Top 25 rankings. Players to Watch Connecticut  Jackson Appelt, sr., New Canaan, A […]

Siena College has been challenged by a tough early season schedule that has included games against Syracuse and Virginia. The Saints hope strong recruiting classes of 2017 and ’18 will put them in position to challenge in those type of marquee games in years to come. To that end, Siena just picked up its fifth […]

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When Nick Brode committed to Boston University in April of 2014, he became the Terriers’ first-ever freshman verbal. He also was the first-ever ninth-grader in the history of Center Moriches (NY) in Suffolk County to give a verbal. Fast forward to nearly three years later, and quite a bit has changed. For starters, Brode now […]

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 1. Darien (CT), 2016 record: 23-0, Last year’s final ranking: No. 12. Cold Spring Harbor (NY),  2016 record: 18-1, Last year’s final ranking: No. 5 3. Victor (NY),  2016 record: 22-0, Last year’s final ranking: No. 2 4. St. Anthony’s (NY),  2016 record: 14-2, Last year’s final ranking: No. 4 5. Delbarton (NJ),  2016 record: 22-2, Last year’s final ranking: No. 4 6. Ward Melville […]

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Connecticut power Greenwich High School doubled its number of 2018 verbals with a brand-new commitment from one of the leading defenders in Fairfield County. Longstick midfielder JT Lawrence is the latest tristate standout to decide on the growing Division III program at Colorado College. Colorado College, off to a 3-0 start this season (wins against […]

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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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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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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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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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