NORTH EAST, PA – The Mercyhurst North East Saints have announced their incoming fall 2017 Freshman class. The saints will be entering their second year of competition after four-year hiatus for the program. The saints are entering the fall season with over thirty players vying for a spot on the saint's lacrosse roster. "It will be nice to have depth on the roster and will add new talent to our program. Having the right amount of players will allow us to expand the way we practice and train. We have some good people joining our program and we are extremely excited about that." stated Coach Miccio.
Listed below is are the 2017-2018 incoming freshman for the Saints.
River Hendricks/ Attack / Lewisburg HS (PA)
Tyler Stiefel / Attack / Brockport HS (NY)
Francis "Karl" Flinter / Attack-Midfield / Upper St. Clair HS (PA)
Tyler Butterfield / Attack-Midfield / Lake High School (OH)
Vaughan Johnson / Attack / Eagle Academy (NY)
William Shear / Midfield / Fairport HS (NY)
Emmanuel Smith / Midfield / Philadelphia Charter HS Art & Design (PA)
Anthony Alvear / Midfield-Goalie / Kenmore West HS (NY)
Nick Palmer / LSM / Anthony Wayne HS (OH)
Michael Cristinzio / Defense / Sycamore HS (OH)
Cole Chapman / Defense / Redland HS (PA)
Savyon Jones / Defense / Queens Collegiate (NY)
Carson Riner / F.O Midfield / Bartow HS (FL)
Cameron Skenandore / Goalie / Seymour HS (WI)
Coach Salter who is the saints recruiting coordinator had this to say "Coach Miccio and I are excited about the 2017 class as we have talented players all over the field. Our Freshmen will provide depth and competition we need in order to keep moving in a positive direction."
The coaching staff has scheduled their fall program to begin on August 26th and will look to build on their 2017 campaign. Check back in soon to see more saint's lacrosse announcements!