• Subscribe

    You have Successfully Subscribed!

Author Archives: Kenneth Tse

Al Bertolone on Coaching Success (BYG)

Al Bertolone is a legend of Long Island Lacrosse. In the last decade, his leadership of the Mount Sinai Girls Team has been recognized on a national level. The team has won four state championships along with countless Long Island, Suffolk County, and Division 2 championship victories. The coach once again continued this streak with

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Leave a comment

Freshman Kate Timarky on Middle Country’s Success

Kate Timarky is simply one of Long Island’s best up and coming stars. As an 8th grader, The midfielder put together a tremendous campaign in 2019 by scoring 42 goals and 43 assists. Timarky also ended Top 5 in points and played a crucial role in many of the teams 2019 victories. Following the departures

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Leave a comment

Rising Star Charles Balsamo Talks Lacrosse Journey

As a Chaminade Flyer, Charles Balsamo has become the next star in one the most highly touted programs in the country. The sophomore has already put together an impressive resume which includes a Co-captain role on the USA U-15 team. Because of this, Balsamo has become one of the most sought of players in the

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Leave a comment

Coach Dan Spallina’s Take On Coaching and Coming Season

The Miller Place Girls fell under .500 during the 2019 season. With a new era at hand, the team looks to Coach Dan Spallina to make things happen. The Long Island Native has grown up around the world of lacrosse with a playing career that includes two county championships for Rocky Point High School. He

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Lax Journal Podcast: Kyle Hayes’s Reflects on Career and Talks Babson Lacrosse 

Ever since accidentally attending his middle school’s lacrosse signup meeting, Kyle Hayes has devoted his life to lacrosse. His career as a player sent him everywhere from Plattsburgh to Ole Miss. This journey has made a clear impact on his life; when he returned to Long Island after graduation, Hayes was determined to pursue coaching. Since then, Hayes has garnered experience and knowledge from A-List group of collegiate and

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Pat Colleluori of HEADstrong Foundation Visits BYG

It has been almost a decade since the creation of the HEADstrong Foundation. They were created by and in honor of Nicholas Colleluori, a Hofstra University lacrosse player who was diagnosed with terminal cancer during his sophomore year. Since then, his family has devoted their efforts into providing mentorship, family support, and grants hospitality services

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Passing of Sayville Native Madison Mergl and Teammate Ann Wray 

Long Island – The lacrosse community received devastating news on March 13th 2020 regarding the passing of Madison Mergl and Ann Wray. The Mount Olive Lacrosse Players were in a jeep with six others when they were struck and killed by an oncoming vehicle. The loss is shocking, sudden, and unbelievable to those who knew

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Top 100 Boys Player Countdown: 25 to No. 1

After weeks of sharing our picks for the Top 100 Boys Players on Long Island, the wait is finally over. LILJ now presents the Top 25 players we believe will dominate the 2020 season. Did your favorite player make the cut? Click on the link below to see the full list!

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Top 100 Girls Player Countdown: 25 to No. 1

Last week, we shared our next set of picks for the Top 100 Girls Players on Long Island. After weeks of deliberation, the wait is finally over. Here are our selections for the best 25 athletes to look out for in 2020. Did you favorite player make the cut? Click in the link below to

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Leave a comment

LILJ Pre-season Top 10 Girls Teams on Long Island

While the 2020 lacrosse season is still in question, it’s interesting to compare long island’s top programs and see who would come out on top. Below is the LILJ pre-season girls top 10. Learn all you need to know about each program by clicking the button below and purchasing the LILJ Digital High School Preview

Posted in LI Lacrosse Journal | Leave a comment

Get everything lacrosse on the Island delivered straight to your email inbox each week!
Stay Updated
Give it a try, you can unsubscribe anytime.
 
close-link