Congratulations to Kylle on his college choice and good luck in the future! Name Kylle Epstein High School Wellington High School Graduation Year 2020 College Choice New York Institute of Technology Club Affiliations Florida Aces & Florida Swashbucklers Why did you choose this college? I choose NYIT as they offer me a chance to pursue my degree in physical therapy as well as allowing me to play lacrosse at a high-level D2 program in the greatest city in the world! What are your first memories of the sport? My first memories are playing goalie and defense for Wellington Wolfpack recreational program. I remember my very first game in Palm Beach Gardens having no idea about the sport and we won the game. What part of the process was most su...
Congratulations to Kentavious on his college choice and good luck in the future! Name Kentavious Johnson High School Santa Fe High School Graduation Year 2020 College Choice Emmanuel College Club Affiliations Lacrosse Club Of Alachua Why did you choose this college? I like the atmosphere on the campus. Although I’m not a very social person the students, professors and coaches are very welcoming. What are your first memories of the sport? I remember my first game with Coach Mac my freshman year during a fall ball tournament. As I shot my first couple of shots that went completely over the goal I got really down on myself. Coach Mac gave me one of the biggest pep talk of my life, lol. I went back into the game , adrenaline rushing
via SSC press release MELBOURNE, Fla. – For the seventh consecutive season, Sunshine State Conference coaches select the University of Tampa as the preseason favorite. With 48 points and six first-place votes in the poll, the Spartans are expected to recapture the league's regular-season championship. Saint Leo University finishes second in the poll with 40 points, while Lynn University edged Rollins College for third place, 36 to 34 points, respectively. However, the Tars received two first-place votes from conference coaches. Rounding out the preseason ranking are Florida Tech (23 points), Florida Southern College (22 points), Palm Beach Atlantic University (13 points), and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (8 points). Last season, Lynn became the third prog
via MCLA press release ATLANTA – After finishing as the runner-up in the SouthEastern Lacrosse Conference Division II tournament, Kennesaw State has been tabbed the favorite in 2020, according to the preseason coaches poll. The Owls (10-4), who made their sixth appearance at nationals last spring, are nine points clear of UNC-Charlotte (9-5) for the top spot. Kennesaw grabbed six of the 10 first-place votes while the 49ers snagged two. Wake Forest (5-4), which has qualified for the SELC tournament the last two seasons, was slotted third. Florida Gulf Coast (6-6), which had a first-place vote, was 10 points behind the Demon Deacons in fourth place. Despite its status as the defending conference champion and receiving seven second-place votes, North Florida (1
via UF press release GAINESVILLE, Fla. – With Florida lacrosse's 11th season on the horizon, the 2020 schedule has been announced by head coach Amanda O'Leary. The Gators have 17 regular season games scheduled during the 2020 campaign – including eight contests at Donald R. Dizney Stadium. UF has gone 90-21 (.811) at The Diz in the history of the program (spanning 10 seasons). During the 2019 season, the Gators will face 10 teams that made their way into the 2019 NCAA Tournament field: Colorado, Maryland, Loyola, Stony Brook, Dartmouth, High Point, Navy, UNC, Princeton, Jacksonville. Florida kicks off its 11th season at home, opening against the Colorado Buffs on Feb. 8th. The Gators opened their 2019 season against Colorado in Denver, topping the Buffs 1
Author's Note: It's always hard to see any young man or women lose their life so young. FLN and the entire lacrosse community offers our respect and sorrow to his family. Excerpt: Saint Leo is mourning the loss of freshman Blake Crownover, who passed Wednesday morning "Our players and staff are devastated to have lost our friend, brother, and teammate," Head Coach Brad Jorgensen said. "Blake joyfully excelled at everything he did and made all of us better for having known him. Our thoughts are with the Crownover family and everyone touched by Blake's passing." Read the rest HERE
Congratulations to Norm on his college choice and good luck in the future! Name Norman Pitt High School Admiral Farragut Graduation Year 2020 College Choice Hartford U Club Affiliations 3D Florida Why did you choose this college? The coaches there did a great job of making me and my brother feel really needed in their lineup What are your first memories of the sport? Mini sticks at tournaments What part of the process was most surprising to you about the recruiting process and what would you like to pass on to those who are going to face it in the future? Hard to pick what camps to attend - so many Who would you like to thank for helping you get here? Mike Morris - Admiral Farragut Mike Ryder...