St. Anthony’s star Michael Laviano is now bound for BU after decommitting from Ohio State

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Photo by Steve Ryan/MaxPreps A desire to play closer to home wound up being the difference in one of the tristate’s top Class of 2015 players having a change of course in his college destination. Star attackman and St. Anthony’s High School (NY) standout Michael Laviano has verballed to Boston University after decommitting from a […]

Brode of Center Moriches (NY) gives Boston U its first-ever freshman verbal

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Boston University broke into the Class of 2017 back in mid-April. As first reported by Joe Lombardi on LaxLessons.com’s Lacrosse Insider premium coverage section, BU received a verbal commitment from a freshman for the first time in the history of the newly launched Division I program. In the process, Center Moriches High School on Long […]

Lacrosse Insider: 2015 attackman will continue Garden City (NY)/Boston U connection

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Boston University is a brand-new Division I men’s lacrosse program, but it hasn’t taken the Terriers long to establish a connection to one of the nation’s premier varsity programs. Brian Badgett, who helped Garden City win its second straight New York Class B title last year, is a freshman midfielder for BU. Now, another Trojan […]

Eastport-South Manor (NY) A/M Ragimierski will take his quarterbacking skills to Boston U.

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If you’ve been following along as each new commit is made on our Lacrosse Insider special coverage section, you know that Boston University’s brand-new men’s program has been making big strides in recruiting in the nation’s No. 1 hotbed for lacrosse, the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut tristate region. Coach Ryan Polley and the Terriers picked up […]

Lacrosse Insider: St. Anthony’s 2015 A/M makes choice; NJ 2014 heading to Baltimore

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National power St. Anthony’s High School (N.Y.) now has five Class of 2015 commits. A 2014 attack standout from New Jersey will be making Baltimore his home base in college. We start with St. A’s. Before we take a look at the Friars’ latest rising junior commitment, here’s a rundown of their already committed 2015s: […]

Player’s perspective: Brian Badgett, Garden CIty (NY) midfielder

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Garden City hopes to build off last year’s breakthrough season. After falling in the New York Class B state title game two years in a row, the Trojans coasted to an 11-4 win over Irondequoit in the final at Middletown High School after beating Yorktown 14-4 in the semifinals at Hofstra University. The championship capped […]

Narlee will stay close to home in college at BU

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During most of Henry Narlee’s playing days at Massachusetts power Duxbury, the possibility of playing lacrosse at Boston University did not exist for the simple reason that BU didn’t decide to launch a program until this year. But now that it has, the versatile midfielder, who is currently a senior at Avon Old Farms (Conn.), […]

Mountain Lakes’ Whitney will make transition to college at BU

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Court Whitney looks at a save as more than preventing a goal from being scored. The senior goaltender at New Jerse powerhouse Mountain Lakes is always looking to turn a save into a transition opportunity. Whitney’s strong play inside and outside of the cage put him on the radar of many college programs. Ultimately, the […]

Ridgefield (CT) midfielder Dearth is latest tristate standout bound for BU

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Boston University’s men’s lacrosse program is on first big winning streak. Sure, the Terriers have not yet played an actual game since announcing in mid-February they would be launching a D-I program starting with the 2014 season. But BU is sure making its mark in recruiting. If you been reading here the last few weeks, […]

Seton Hall Prep’s Barrett bound for Boston University

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Only five varsity programs from the New York/New Jersey/Connecticut tristate area have more seniors who have committed to play in college than Seton Hall Prep. In case you haven’t checked our “Updated recruiting review and commitment rundown” lately, SHP has six of them, including Brendan Barrett. The 6-foot-1, 210-pound attackman/midfielder has committed to the brand-new […]