Springfield-bound Cunnington gives Yorktown (NY) eight Class of 2014 commits

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Chris Cunnington first became drawn to lacrosse thanks to his passion for hockey. “I have always been a huge hockey fan and played all my life, so I decided to try the next best sport with a stick, lacrosse,” he said. “After a few camps at a very young age, I decided to quit baseball […]

Mcliverty set on Springfield, giving Yorktown eight senior commits

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The number of college committed seniors at Yorktown has climbed to eight. As we told you last week on Twitter and our “Updated recruiting review and commitment rundown,” three more Huskers made their choices official late last week. We profiled two of them — the twin brother tandem of Fitim and Gzim Lajqi — in […]

Lakeland/Panas standout Laguerre selects Springfield

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When Yorktown and Lakeland/Panas square off next season in the 2012 version of the annual Charlie Murphy Cup, the game will have a definite Springfield College feel to it. That’s because two of the top players involved — both of whom are midfielders — will be playing their college lax there. We told you earlier […]

Yorktown’s relentless Raniolo selects Springfield

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Joey Raniolo is relentless. Whether it’s hustling after a ground ball, finding an open teammate or setting screens, the Yorktown midfielder is in perpetual motion on the lacrosse field. It’s those traits that the senior plans on taking with him to the next level. He’s verbally committed to Springfield College, becoming  Yorktown’s fifth senior commit. […]

Switch back to lax pays off for Mahopac's Verde

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If you checked our “Updated recruiting review and commitment rundown” yesterday, you learned that one of the leading players on Section 1 Class A title contender Mahopac is set for the next level. Senior defenseman Frankie Verde has decided on Springfield College. As a youngster, the 6-foot, 185-pound Verde quit lacrosse to play baseball, but […]

Player's perspective: Somers' Matt Dalton, senior long-stick midfielder

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If Somers is to make its third straight sectional championship game appearance, the defense will have to come up big. And the Tuskers appear to have the talent and experience to get the job done. Somers, after all, has all seniors starting not only at close defense but at long-stick midfielder, where Matt Dalton is […]

Somers’ Dalton setting his sights on Springfield

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The commitments continue to roll in, gang. If you checked out our “Updated recruiting review and commitment rundown” just tonight alone, you learned the college destinations of the following standouts from the Hudson Valley/Long Island/Connecticut region: * Lakeland/Panas high-scoring attackman Rob Caffrey will join Providence College of the newly formed Big East Conference. * St. […]