As college programs announce their incoming freshman classes, many add in the high school lacrosse players career statistics. As LaxRecords.com verifies this information, those players are added to the respective state and career leaders lists.
Biography information for this story taken from the respective college press releases.
Jarett Alfero | A | 6-2, 185 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida | American Heritage (Plantation, Fla.) | Rutgers
Added to: Florida |
Prior to Rutgers: Four-year varsity player and three-time captain … scored 202 goals with 135 assists … named Offensive Player of the Year and MVP in his junior and senior seasons … in final three seasons, named all-district and all-county … named all-state as a senior … named to FloridaLacrosseNews.com Senior all-star game … led team to best record in school history as a senior, including the school’s first ever playoff win … all-time leading scorer and most goals in a season (69) in school history … named to National Honor Society … played three seasons of football, two-time as captain, and was undefeated as the starting quarterback … parents are Tony and Tracey Alfero … has two siblings, Kelsey and Tori.
Holden Catlett | M | 5-10, 170 | Lake Oswego, Ore. | Lakeridge | Colgate
Added to: Oregon page yet to be created
Prior to Colgate: Attended Lakeridge High School…Served as captain of the squad during his junior and senior seasons…Tallied 53 goals and 30 assists during his senior campaign…Totaled 128 goals and 66 assists over his tenure at Lakeridge…Helped his team capture three consecutive Oregon Lacrosse State Championships…Earned OHSLA First Team All-State accolades in his sophomore year…Named First Team All-American in 2015 and 2016…Also lettered in football.
Personal: Full name is Holden LaRue Catlett…Parents are Benjamin and Pamela Catlett of Lake Oswego, Ore. … Has one brother…Born in Pasadena, Calif.
Ryan Fazio | A | 5-11 | Solana Beach, Calif. | Cathedral Catholic | Marquette
Added to: California |
Prior to Marquette: Earned three varsity letters in lacrosse at Cathedral Catholic High School … Served as a team captain his senior season … Honored as an Adrenaline All-American … In his high school career, compiled 97 goals, 110 assists (school record) and 82 ground balls for 207 total points … Also was a member of his high school surf team for two years.
Personal: Born in San Diego, California … Son of Kirstan and Dave, who played women’s soccer and men’s lacrosse at UCLA … Plans to major in business.
Nick McCabe | M | 5-9, 180 | Boca Raton, Florida | Boca Raton | Rutgers
Added to: Florida |
Prior to Rutgers: U.S. Lacrosse All-American … scored 178 goals and added 98 assists in four-years at Boca Raton High School … four-year varsity starter and two-time captain … two-time All-American … earned First Team all-district, all-county and all-state recognition … Sun Sentinel Player of the Year and Sun Sentinel Offensive Player of the Year … parents are Lisa and Al McCabe … has a younger brother, Joey … cousin, Anthony Carchietta, plays lacrosse at Quinnipiac.
J.J. McKenna | M | 5-11, 185 | Barnegat, New Jersey | Barnegat | Rutgers
Added to: New Jersey |
Prior to Rutgers: Four-year varsity starter … team captain as a senior … scored 145 career goals, becoming Barnegat’s all-time leading scorer … won 61 percent of faceoffs, with 195 ground balls in 65 games … named Barnegat’s Offensive Player of the Year in 2015 and MVP in 2016 … First Team All-Shore Conference in 2015 and 2016 … first team all-division in 2016 … second team all-division in 2015 … honorable mention all-division in 2013 … selected to Division Senior All-Star Game … helped team reach Shore Conference championship in 2014 … named to school’s honor roll … parents are Joe and Beth … has three older sisters, Christine, Sherri and Heather.
Colin O’Donnell | A | 5-9 | Old Saybrook, Conn. | Xavier | Marquette
Added to: Connecticut |
Prior to Marquette: Four-year varsity letter winner and starter for Xavier High School … Named First Team All-Southern Connecticut Conference for his final two seasons and second team all-state as a senior … Helped lead his team to the first Division I Lacrosse Conference Championship in school history in 2015 … Notched 46 goals and 21 assists as a sophomore, good enough to earn Second Team All-Southern Connecticut Conference that year … Tallied five more goals (51) and assists (26) in his junior season and 30 goals and 10 assists his senior year … Totaled for 209 points in his high school career (145 goals/64 assists).
Personal: Born in Old Saybrook, Connecticut … Son of Sean O’Donnell … Has two brothers, Aidan and Liam … Plans to major in applied mathematical economics.
Nicky Petkevich | A | 5-9, 190 | Bethesda, Md. | Bullis | Colgate
Added to: Maryland |
Prior to Colgate: Attended Bullis School…Served as captain in his final season…Notched 62 goals and 24 assists in his senior season…Tallied 137 goals and 59 assists over the course of his career…Helped lead his team to a 2016 IAC Lacrosse Championship…In his senior season, he was named Under Armor All-American, US Lacrosse All-American, All-IAC All-Met First Team…Ranked by Inside Lacrosse as a Top 25 recruit … He earned the Ensign C. Markland Kelly Award and the Ensign. C. Markland Kelly Award for Private School South…Named Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine National Player of the Week (April 20/May 25) and Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine Mid-Atlantic Player of the Week (April 20/May 25)…In his junior season, he earned All-IAC, All-Gazette Second Team All-Met Honorable Mention…Also lettered in soccer.
Personal: Full name is Nicholas Silby Petkevich…Parents are John Misa Petkevich and Elisabeth Petkevich of Bethesda, Md. … Has one brother and one sister…Born in San Francisco.
Jesse Rosenblatt | A | 6-0, 175 | Boulder, Colo. | Dawson School (Lafayette, Colo.) | Colgate
Added to: Colorado | 2016 Season Leaders |
Prior to Colgate: Attended Dawson School…Tallied 93 points during his senior campaign, coming from 57 goals and 36 assists…Served as captain of the squad during his junior and senior seasons…Totaled 133 goals and 76 assists over the course of his career at Dawson…Helped his team to the 2016 4A State Championship game, where they finished as Runner-ups…Three-time All-Conference selection…Earned All-Region and All-State honors during his junior and senior seasons…Named an Academic All-American in his senior year…Member of the Speech and Debate team…Also lettered in soccer.
Personal: Full name is Jesse Myles Rosenblatt…Parents are Mark Rosenblatt and Alice Messinger of Boulder, Colo. … Has one brother and one sister…Born in Philadelphia.