Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 6/27/11
Numerous Philly boys’ lacrosse players were mentioned by Inside Lacrosse Sunday in its recruiting round of the Jake Reed’s Nike Blue Chip Camp for Rising Juniors at UMBC Stadium.
The following players were named:
Sunday Morning Offensive Man of the Session: Anthony Marini, Attack (St. Joseph’s Prep) – Marini had four goals and showed the ability to dodge up top, but was especially strong off ball.
Offensive Man of the Afternoon Session – Sean Coleman, midfield (La Salle) – One of last year’s Young Guns, Coleman showed his well-rounded game and has the ability to dodge and take face-offs while also running the wing. He had two goals and an assist.
Defensive Man of the Afternoon Session – Austin Pifani (Abington) – Also one of last year’s Young Guns, he caused four turnovers and scooped six groundballs. He showed range, stick skills and footwork.
Also mentioned – Radnor attackman Mike Cherry, Haverford School goalie Jacob Landman and Malvern Prep goalie Matt Barrett.
The annual event drew coaches from every major Division I program.
Later, in Monday’s roundup, mentioned were La Salle midfielder/attackman Mat Rambo, Barrett, Marini, Cherry and Hempfield midfielder Nick Valentino (Duke’s L.C.).
In Friday’s Rising Seniors roundup, Inside Lacrosse cited Hill School goalie Duncan Saunders (committed to North Carolina), Penn Charter attackman Tyler Earley, Wyomissing/Duke’s Lacrosse Club midfielder/face-off specialist Grayson Helm and Salesianum School attackman Dillon Walker (Marist).