Former NEPSAC Lacrosse Standouts Still Standing Out on Collegiate Level
By BOB YORK
Reunions inevitably occupy the bottom line of the school-year calendar. Throughout the New England prep school community, these last-but-not-least gatherings are typically scheduled for the first or second weekend of June. If you happen to be a lacrosse coach, however, there’s a pretty good chance of getting a head start on this year-end revelry.
St. Sebastian's Lacrosse in GEICO High School Lacrosse Nationals
Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 5:00 PM
The St. Sebastian's lacrosse teamis excited to be heading to Washington, D.C this weekend to compete in the Geico High School Lacrosse Nationals at Catholic University’s Cardinal Stadium, which will stream online via ESPN3. They'll be the #3 seed and will play St. Anne's-Belfield of Virginia.
Brunswick's Buckanavage Selected for Under-Armour All-America Game
Brunswick lacrosse player Alex Buckanavage earned a spot on the coveted spot on the Under Armour Senior All-America Game. The 12th annual event will be played at Towson University on July 1, at 8:00 p.m.
Buckanavage, a senior captain from Ridgefield Conn., is a four-year member of the Bruins team coached by David Bruce. In 10 geams this season, the attackman has tallied 15 goals and 15 assists for 12th-ranked team in the latest Inside Lacrosse-Under Armour
national poll. Adding his partial senior year totals to his three-year career mark, Buckanavage, who plans to play for the University of Michigan next year, amassed 102 goals and 71 assists.
Cheshire Academy's Michael Annatone '15 Signs Letter of Intent
Michael Annatone ’15 of North Haven has signed a letter of intent to play lacrosse for Saint Leo University in Florida. His family recently gathered in the historic Bowden Hall for the photo-worthy event. The Academy’s 10-6 record in 2014 placed the team fourth in the Western New England Tournament, making it one of the best seasons in the Academy’s history.
(L to R): Austin Kreinz (U Penn), Mitch Kelln (U Michigan) and Reaves Klipstein (West Point)
Three Portsmouth Abbey Student-Athletes Commit to D-1 Colleges for Lacrosse
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. , December 14, 2012 -- Three of Portsmouth Abbey School’s student-athletes have recently committed to play lacrosse at D-1 colleges with preeminent programs.
Mitchell Kelln, from Malibu, Calif., has committed to the University of Michigan. Mitch was a key offensive player on the Ravens' 2012 EIL Championship team that finished 6-0 in league play (9-6 overall).
Brewster Student Athletes Sign Letters of Intent
In conjunction with National Signing Day on November 14, seven student athletes from Brewster Academy have made commitments to join the sports teams of colleges and universities around the nation next fall.
Basketball player John Edwards has committed to the University of New Hampshire while Elijah Macon will play for the University of West Virginia. Ron Patterson will play for Syracuse University and Kyle Washington has committed to North Carolina State.