Weston (CT) football/lacrosse standout Spencer Turkel decides on lax at Lafayette

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It’s the busiest time of year for major D-I commitments in the nation’s No. 1 hotspot for lacrosse, the NY/NJ/CT tristate region. Get caught up right here, right now. Photo by Jim Stout/MaxPreps Whether it’s lacrosse or football, Spencer Turkel is always ready when the whistle sounds. The rising senior at Weston High School (CT) is […]

Berkshire School (MA) 2016 attackman Connor Waldron will be headed to Holy Cross lacrosse

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It’s the busiest time of year for major D-I commitments in the nation’s No. 1 hotspot for lacrosse, the NY/NJ/CT tristate region. Get caught up right here, right now. Connor Waldron didn’t have to look far to find a college lacrosse program that filled his needs both academically and athletically. For the Class of 2016 attackman […]

Ohio native Matthew Schmidt will make his stops for Notre Dame lacrosse

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Matt Schmidt’s introduction to lacrosse came in seventh grade in his native Ohio. “My middle school was starting a new lacrosse program and needed a goalie,” Schmidt said. “I wasn’t scared of the ball, and i instantly fell in love with the game and the position. I knew I wanted to play in college, so […]

Feeder/finisher Danny Bullis of Mount Sinai (NY) sets sights on St. Joseph’s

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Danny Bullis’ ability to feed and finish makes him an attackman who gets his points across. Literally. The Class of 2015 attackman at Mount Sinai High School (NY) picked up 72 of them this past season. Bullis hopes his high school point production continues at the next level. He’s given a verbal commitment to St. […]

NJ 2014 dodging midfielder Halpin headed to Hartford

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Brendan Halpin is known as a quick and shifty north-south dodger. For his college destination, he’ll be heading east. The two-way senior midfielder at Cranford High School in New Jersey  committed to the University of Hartford earlier this week, as first reported by Joe Lombardi on LaxLessons.com’s Lacrosse Insider premium coverage section. The 5-foot-10, 165-pound […]

Tyndall will travel from football-crazed Texas to UNC as Class of 2017 lacrosse commit

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When Blake Tyndall first started playing lacrosse as a third-grader, it wasn’t nearly as popular in his home state of Texas then as it is now. And his friends let him know it. “Being from Texas, I’ve caught some grief over the years for having my lacrosse stick with me so much,” he said. But […]

Lacrosse Insider: NJ 2015 star finds new college destination after decommitting from Denver; 2015 two-year starter from Nassau finalist Port Washington (NY) decides

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We have recruiting news from New Jersey and Long Island in this update. We start in the Garden State. Midfielder Josh Haubenstock of Ramapo High School (N.J.) committed to the University of Denver on Nov. 27, 2012 as one of the nation’s top sophomore recruits. But that will not be the college destination of the […]

Summit (NJ) 2015 three-sport standout Zanelli picks Providence for lacrosse

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Playing three sports has helped Chris Zanelli become an appealing college recruit in lacrosse. The junior midfielder at New Jersey power Summit has a combination of strength and speed developed through playing football and skills and unselfishness acquired by playing hockey. Zanelli’s college destination is Providence College, a commitment first reported by Joe Lombardi when […]

Blair Academy (NJ) attackman Marcus makes Franklin & Marshall his choice

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If you’ve been following the reports from our LaxLessons.com Lacrosse Insider newsroom, you know it’s been a busy stretch for commitments from New Jersey. We now bring you another. It comes from Blair Academy 2014 attackman Griffin Marcus, who has decided on Division III power Franklin & Marshall, a commitment first reported when it was […]

Avon Old Farms (CT) rising junior Hahn headed to Air Force

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For Matt Hahn, it was love at first sight. It happened when Hahn and his brother, Taylor, were given lacrosse sticks by the father for Christmas when they were in second grade. Now, a decade later, not only has Hahn’s passion for the game grown, so too have his skills and talent level. Last week, […]

Hewlett (NY) midfielder Anderson decides on Dominican

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There’s no doubt that there’s been an increased emphasize on size in college lacrosse the last few years. But there’s still room in the game for those that may not exactly measure up. Meet Jimmy Anderson. The midfielder at George W. Hewlett High School (NY) is 5-foot-7 and 145 pounds. “I am not the biggest […]

Tufts-bound defender Kaplan will join teammate Decker at D-III level

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Two of the leading players in the Westfield High School (N.J.) varsity program will both be headed to top-notch Division III programs. If you were with us today at Twitter.com/Joe_Lombardi, you learning of the commitments of rising seniors Patrick Decker to Gettysburg and Jake Kaplan to Tufts. Decker is a midfielder. Kaplan is a tenacious […]

Avon Old Farms (CT) goalie Hahn headed to Union lacrosse

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Avon Old Farms (Conn.) takes a 6-0 record and the No. 6 ranking in the latest national Under Armour/Inside Lacrosse High School Power Rankings into its game today against Bridgton Academy. Five Winged Beaver seniors will be continuing their careers at the collegiate level, with the latest deciding on a destination being Taylor Hahn. Hahn, […]

Sophomore attackman Sutherland of unbeaten Northport (NY) makes Maryland his college choice

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Northport has a big week coming up. The unbeaten Tigers play defending New York Class A state champion West Islip on Monday, April 15, before ending the week Saturday at Smithtown West, which is also unbeaten. If Northport is to continue to contend for the top spot in ultra competitive Suffolk County Class A, Rocco […]

Hewlett’s Fuchs will follow Seibald’s footsteps to Cornell

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Kevin Fuchs has big plans. “I hope to see myself on Wall Street,” he said. ” I also look forward to giving back to my community and all of the people who have helped me along the way.” But Fuchs has plenty to accomplish before he reaches those heights. For starters, the standout midfielder has […]