Boston, MA – (February 5, 2019) – Major League Lacrosse (MLL) reviews the 2019 NCAA collegiate senior class and speculates potential draft picks for the 2019 Collegiate Draft presented by Cascade, set to be held on Saturday, March 9 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C.
There will be seven rounds in the 2019 MLL Draft presented by Cascade and 63 players will be drafted into MLL. The order in which the nine MLL teams will draft is:
MLL identified 89 NCAA seniors with a potential of being one of the 63 chosen in the 2019 MLL Draft presented by Cascade. These seniors hail from 44 universities and all three divisions. Based on recent Draft Outlook interviews conducted with the General Managers of each MLL team, it can be expected that Pat Spencer (Loyola), Brad Smith (Duke) and Alex Woodall (Towson) will be picked up early.
|James Burr||Boston University||Attack|
|Chris DiPretoro||Mt. St. Mary’s||Attack|
|Cade Van Raaphorst||Duke||Defense|
|Hugh Crance||Notre Dame||Defense|
|Matt Borges||Ohio State||Defense|
|Chris Sabia||Penn State||Defense|
|Trent Harper||Air Force||Faceoff|
|J.C. Grabarek||Ill. Wesleyan||Faceoff|
|Connor Farrell||LIU Post||Faceoff|
|Tim Troutner||High Point||Goalie|
|Alex Heger||Robert Morris||Goalie|
|Robert Kuhn||Johns Hopkins||LSM|
|Drew Schantz||Notre Dame||Midfield|
|Brendan Gleason||Notre Dame||Midfield|
|Jack Jasinski||Ohio State||Midfield|
|Logan Maccani||Ohio State||Midfield|
|Nick Spillane||Penn State||Midfield|
|Max Tuttle||Sacred Heart||Midfield|
About the 2019 MLL Collegiate Draft Presented by Cascade
The 2019 Collegiate Draft presented by Cascade will be held on Saturday, March 9 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C. The Draft will be free of charge to attend and will feature representatives from every MLL team. Lax Sports Network will stream the 2019 Collegiate Draft presented by Cascade starting at 7pm E.T.
About Major League Lacrosse
Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league, is headquartered in Boston. MLL has led the sport of lacrosse into the mainstream of competitive team sports since 2001. In the spring of 2018, MLL entered into new leadership for the first time in 17 years when it selected Alexander Brown as the Commissioner. The league is made up of nine teams: The Atlanta Blaze, Boston Cannons, Charlotte Hounds, Chesapeake Bayhawks, Dallas Rattlers, Denver Outlaws, Florida Launch, New York Lizards, and Ohio Machine.
*MLL originally listed Ryder Garnsey as a potential Draft prospect but corrected the story as his eligibility is currently in question and he will have another year of NCAA eligibility.