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Long Island USILA Division II All-Americans
First Team Luke Miller, Attack – NYIT Joe Celano, Midfield – Adelphi Kevin Kennedy, LP Midfield – Adelphi Lou Riley, Specialist – Dowling Danny McDermott, Defense – NYIT
Second Team Ryan Brunet, Midfield – NYIT T.J. McAndrews, LP Midfield – LIU Post Greg Puskuljian, Specialist – Adelphi Jeff Melsopp, Defense – Adelphi
Honorable Mention...Read more »
St. John’s University
Last year: 8-7
Coach: Jason Miller (29-54)
Players to Watch: A: Big East preseason player of the year Kieran McArdle (28 goals, 32 assists), Kevin Cernuto (24,11). M: Dillon Ayers (65 groundballs), Brandon Ayers (21), Ryan Fitzgerald (13 g, 3 a). D: Joe Addona (19 groundballs, 16 caused turnovers) G: Jeff Lowman; Face-off: Jordan Rothman (.508 percent, 59...Read more »
Last year: 12-5
Coach: Brendan Chamberlain (Sixth Season 53-27)
Players to watch: M: Kenny Meinsen (51,19), Lucas Sarmineto (16,8) D: Jordan Carlock, D Dylan Feeney. A: Tyler Meigel (46,15), Danny Cruz (11,10)
Newcomers: M: Connor Boesch (Dowling), Kevin Parker. A: Josh Shaw
Outlook: Expects to contend for regional title....Read more »
Last Year: 15-4
Coach : George Powers (third year, 28-8)
Players to watch: A: James O'Boyle (10,6), Kevin Teresky. M: John Brandofino (29,7), Michael Iacono. D: Calvin Bollar, Nick Capparelli
Newcomers: M: Deon Ellis, Tom Graeff, Dan Yates. D: Alec Salvadori. G: Jake Siciliano
Key stat: Made appearances in 42 of 43 NJCAA Final Four.
Outlook: Expectations...Read more »
Last year: 11-5. Won Pioneer Collegiate Lacrosse League Conference Championship.
Coach: SeanMichael Pagano (fifth season, 43-18).
Players to watch: A Matt Karp (43, 8), Jon Trama (34, 3a), Jon Bonacore (10, 12). M: Tim Dillon (180-232 faceoffs, 66 gb), Eric Vitale (42 gb). , G Matt Gierle (2.4 GAA).
Newcomers: M: Adam Davis, Chris Pukki. A: Tucker Williams.
Key...Read more »