Shoreham Wading River Boys: 2020
Coach: Mike Taylor
Player Position Year # FOT FOW GB CT G A P Arline, Xavier Attack 2020 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Beran, Owen Midfield 2021 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Betcher, Ryan Midfield 2020 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cacciola, Nick Defense 2020 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cortes, Francisco Midfield 2022 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cutinella , William Attack 2020 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Donnelly, Brendan Defense 2020 43 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Drost, Aidan Defense 2020 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Erb, John Midfield 2020 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Gregorek, Alec Attack 2023 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Gregorek, Zachary Defense 2020 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Gregorek, Gavin Faceoff Specialist 2020 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Kessel, Trevor Defense 2020 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Kitchen , Tyler Midfield 2021 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Lachenmeyer, Jeffrey Attack 2021 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Marigliano, Robert Defense 2020 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Mercado, Daniel Faceoff Specialist 2021 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Mercado, Cristian Attack 2020 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Miller, Sean Faceoff Specialist 2021 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Roa, Raphael Midfield 2020 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Sagat, Joshua Defense 2020 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Schwarz, Johnny Midfield 2021 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tedesco, David Midfield 2021 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Visintin, Chris Midfield 2021 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Whitney, Jake Defense 2022 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wilson, Jake Defense 2021 44 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Goalie Year # GB CT S GA % Daly, Liam 2020 34 0 0 0 0 0% Gordon, Collin 2020 30 0 0 0 0 0% Troyano, Robbie 2021 15 0 0 0 0 0%
03/27 vs Hauppauge Preview 04/01 vs Comsewogue Preview 04/03 @ Half Hollow Hills West Preview 04/07 vs Harborfields Preview 04/11 vs Garden City Preview 04/14 vs Mattituck Preview 04/16 @ Bayport Blue Point Preview 04/22 @ West Islip Preview 04/24 vs East Islip Preview 04/28 @ Eastport South Manor Preview 05/05 @ Islip Preview 05/07 vs Sayville Preview 05/09 vs John Jay High School Preview 05/13 @ Westhampton Preview 05/15 vs Mount Sinai Preview
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2020 PLL Atlas Preview
PLL Atlas 2019 Record: 5-5 Head Coach: John Paul Assistant Coaches: Chris Kolon & Jason Lamb The Atlas look to make a statement this season after going .500 in 2019. Last year, the team was spearheaded by an attack squad of Eric Law, Kiernan McArdle, and Ryan Brown. Atlas's roster also includes names like Cade van Raaaphorst
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Alec Gregorek: Future of SWR
Alec Gregorek made a statement in 2019 as only an 8th grader. The attackman scored 44 goals and had 8 assists amongst a loaded offensive unit. With an impressive resume including major plays during postseason play, Gregorek is one of the most highly touted players on Long Island. With the 2020 season in question, the
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Over the last few years, Long Island has seen long list of generational talent. Their stellar play has only increased the island’s love of lacrosse and has set a new standard for the game. After much deliberation, the LILJ has created a preseason list of the best boys that Long Island has to offer. These
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Suffolk County is loaded with plenty of talented players at every position. Some players from the 631 area code are lethal at putting the ball through the net. Others are at their best getting their teammates involved. Then you have those who are elite on the defensive side of the ball. Here are the players
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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!
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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 top 10. Learn all you need to know about each program by clicking the button below and purchasing the LILJ Digital High School Preview 2020
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