During the summer, new head coach, Nic Hazzell, recruits his first six players for the upcoming 2017 Spring Lacrosse Season. These are Nic’s first recruits and more to come! Joining the cardinals this season are the following:
Justin Coleman, the first verbally committed recruit.
-He's from Baltimore MD. Attended Baltimore City Public Schools
-BDJ High School in Baltimore MD. Coach A.C. George, Head Lacrosse Coach
-Graduated with HS Diploma in May, 2016
-Already accepted into CCBC Catonsville. Planning to study Computer Science.
-7 years of lacrosse experience. 4 year high school starter playing as a Midfield/Attack. 2 year captain (2015-2016). Team Offensive MVP (2015).
"Looking forward to my college experience next year" - Justin Coleman
Midfielder. He's 18 year of age. Senior at Poly HS. Will graduate from Poly in June 2016. Seeking to study Civil Engineering at CCBC Catonsville beginning fall 2016 semester.
Alex, has been playing lacrosse since the 7th grade. He plays for Poly HS varsity team (4 yrs). Plays for Ground Control Lax (Baltimore County Club Lacrosse Program).
"I like the idea of where the Cardinals program is looking to be next year. Very excited to be a part of what Coach Hazell is building." - Alex H.
Tyler Pagliaro –
17 years old - 6'1” 195lbs - Dundalk High School - graduates June 2016
Tyler plays varsity lacrosse as a starting attack-man at Dundalk HS for 2 years. Also plays varsity soccer, basketball, and track & field.
Apart of Minds in Motion for 4 years at Dundalk HS. Minds in Motion is an organization for students who keep a 3.25 GPA or better for the entire school year.
Tyler has already completed some college credits at CCBC while being a high school student. He is looking to study web development or cyber security as a college student.
Tyler, his mom, and his dad signed LOI to CCBC Catonsville Men's Lacrosse on Friday, May 20, 2016.
Tyler is aware of the challenging experiences he will face as
his transition from a high school student-athlete to a collegiate student-athlete. He's willing to take on these experiences with a winner’s mentality. Constantly reminding himself that "sometimes you win; sometimes you learn".
Yuri Stone –
5'9" 150lbs - Dundalk High School - graduated June 2016
Yuri play varsity lacrosse as a starting midfielder at Dundalk HS for 2 years. Also plays varsity football.
Lacrosse - All County (2015 season)
Lacrosse - All Academic (2015 season)
Yuri is looking to study Forensic Science at CCBC Catonsville. He and his dad signed LOI to CCBC Catonsville Men's Lacrosse on Friday, May 20, 2016.
"I'm very excited about being here. I'm fully committed to next season." - Yuri Stone
Antoine Jones -
5'11" 155lbs - Lansdowne High School - graduated 2016
Played HS varsity lacrosse at Lansdowne HS for 3 years. 2016 season team captain. All County Defensive-Midfielder 2016 season. Also played basketball and football in HS.
"Looking to improve my lacrosse skills and learn next level lacrosse."
Kenard Robinson - Lansdowne High School - Graduated 2016 - 6'1" 165lbs
Lacrosse Defense (Defensive-man)
Played HS varsity lacrosse at Lansdowne HS for 1 year. Most Improved Player 2016 season.
Also played football, wrestled and ran track in HS.
Kenard is looking to take General Studies while attending CCBC Catonsville.
"I'm excited about entering CCBC Catonsville. My goal is to improve in lacrosse and in class to be able to transfer to a four year college."
Welcome to the Cardinal's Nest athletes!