AJ Stevens Named Men’s and Women’s Coach at Ottawa University (KS)

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OTTAWA, Kan.Ottawa University is pleased to announce the hiring of A.J. Stevens as the men’s and women’s lacrosse coach. Stevens will be the first coach in program history.

“Coach Stevens is a dedicated, passionate professional who understands the energy and vision it takes to build a program from the ground up,” said Director of Athletics Arabie Conner. “We couldn’t be more pleased with the high level of knowledge he brings not only to the game, but to all aspects of program building, recruiting and management.” Read more ›

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Bellarmine Scores Late Addition with FOS Jace Thomas (UT)

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For Immediate Release – Bellarmine University

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Freshman Jace Thomas, who was named a high school All-American on multiple occasions, has joined the Bellarmine University lacrosse team.

The face-off specialist attended Bountiful High School in Utah, where he was a three-time All-State selection and twice garnered All-America accolades from U.S. Lacrosse. In addition, Thomas was chosen to All-America teams by Under Armour and Adrenaline Lacrosse. Read more ›

Posted in Boys, Utah

Alec Meyer (UT) Commits to Air Force Academy

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PARK CITY, Utah – Alec Meyer, junior attackman for Juan Diego High School and 212 Select, has committed to play for the NCAA Division-I United States Air Force Academy.

Meyer had a tremendous sophomore year as Utah’s second leading scorer, until a hip strain caused him to miss the last portion of the season.  We sat down with Meyer for a little question and answer recently.

Why did you choose this school?

I chose the Air Force Academy because it is one of the best schools in the country with an outstanding academic reputation, and an extremely talented lacrosse team at the Division 1 level with superb athletic facilities. The Air Force Academy will provide me with the opportunity of a lifetime. Read more ›

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Kate Love (TX) Commits to Penn State

DSC_0198 (1)Dallas, TX – Kate Love of the Hockaday School and C2C Lacrosse (TX) became the first female commit from C2C after choosing Penn State University. Love used her strong academic pedigree and versatility on the lacrosse field to successfully navigate the recruiting process.

What lead to you to commit to Penn State?

I chose Penn State because I love the academic opportunities, atmosphere of the campus, competitive lacrosse team, and I cannot wait to play for Coach Doherty, Matthews, and Altig! The team seemed like they were having so much fun-I am so excited to join it. Read more ›

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Benedictine College (KS) Adding Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse

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The Benedictine College Athletic Department will add both men’s and women’s lacrosse to its intercollegiate lineup for the spring of 2016.

“We have observed the growth of lacrosse as an intercollegiate sport in our region and nationally,” said Benedictine Athletic Director Charlie Gartenmayer. “We spent a great deal of time investigating the positive impact a program like Lacrosse will make on Benedictine College. This new program provides an additional opportunity for prospective student-athletes to explore the opportunities Benedictine College offers in academic, social and spiritual development in addition to an excellent athletic tradition.” Read more ›

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Breakout 2016’s and 2017’s from the C2C Spotlight

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Players receiving instruction from Cornell Asst. Coach Chris Kivlen.

Western Lacrosse Scout was privileged to attend the 2014 C2C Spotlight this past weekend in Dallas, Texas. The event showcased Western recruits from Texas, California, Colorado, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Nevada. Coaches from top lacrosse programs such as Cornell, Navy, Virginia and many more attended the event for the chance to see up and coming talent. Coast 2 Coast Lacrosse has produced numerous NCAA DI commits, and based upon the interest from coaches this past weekend there will be many more to come. The 2016’s and 2017’s featured many players already committed to college programs, such as DI commits Parker Alexander (North Carolina), Ryan Darby (Johns Hopkins), and Jack Kozmetsky (North Carolina). This is a look at some of up and coming performers from this past weekend’s event. Read more ›

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Top 2018’s and 2019’s from the C2C Spotlight – The Kirby Show

DSC_0020Western Lacrosse Scout was privileged to attend the 2014 C2C Spotlight this past weekend in Dallas, Texas. The event showcased Western recruits from Texas, California, Colorado, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Nevada. Coaches from top lacrosse programs such as Cornell, Navy, Virginia and many more attended the event for the chance to see up and coming talent. Coast 2 Coast Lacrosse has produced numerous NCAA DI commits, and based upon the interest from coaches this past weekend there will be many more to come. The 2018’s and 2019’s featured plenty of talent and there will surely be some 2018 commitments coming very soon. Here is a look at some of the top performers from this past weekend’s event. Read more ›

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Posted in Boys, California, Colorado, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas

Day One at the C2C Spotlight

Here are some of the sights from day one of the C2C Spotlight in Dallas. The event began Saturday morning with a college coaches clinic, before commencing tournament play after lunch. Teams play their final games of the tournament Sunday morning, and then conclude the spotlight with an all-star game.

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Coach Steve Beville (Iroquois/Cortland State – Head Coach) organizes the troops.

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C2C Spotlight to Feature Top Western Talent and College Coaches

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Western Lacrosse Scout is excited to attend the 2014 C2C Spotlight which showcases top recruits from Texas and the South. The annual event begins Saturday, October 18 and ends on Sunday, October 19. Coaches from top lacrosse programs around the country will flock to Dallas for the chance to see up and coming talent. C2C has produced numerous NCAA DI commits with many more to come. Here is a look at some of the top commits C2C has produced so far, and good luck to all the players this weekend.

Notable Commits

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Ottawa University (KS) Adding Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse

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For Immediate Release – Ottawa University

Ottawa, Kansas – Ottawa University announced the addition of men’s and women’s lacrosse. With the addition of these two teams, it brings OU’s total number of varsity athletic teams to 20. The search for a head coach and recruitment of student-athletes will begin immediately, with competition slated to begin in 2015-2016. Lacrosse is a spring sport, which fits well into the University’s athletic offerings from a scheduling and facility standpoint. Read more ›

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