NXT to Know: "A Look at the 2018 Season"
Issue 7: NXT to Know with Director of Guidance, Bill Leahy
Each Thursday through the college season, we will share a weekly round-up highlighting our NXT Alums having success at the college level. In addition to following us here on our NXT Watch Blog, check out our @nxtlcboys feeds on Instagram & Twitter for daily updates.
- Tommy Sopko, NXT 2017: Had 4 goals in a 16-9 win over Boston University. Sopko followed up his 4 goal performance with a 1 goal, and 3 ground ball effort in a 9-8 midweek loss to Penn.
- Matt Klinges, NXT 2015: Had 1 assist in the win over the 11th ranked Hoyas
- Will Manganiello, NXT 2014: Had 2 assists in the win over previously unbeaten Georgetown
- Dylan Protesto, NXT 2014: Had a great day at the faceoff X winning 19 of 22 faceoffs, while picking up 14 ground balls, and scoring 1 goal in a 12-8 win over Quinnipiac.
- Parke Schweiter, NXT 2015: Had 2 ground balls and 1 caused turnover in a 11-5 win over Wagner
- Ryan Kinnard, NXT 2016: Scored his first career goal in a 12-8 non conference win over Providence. He was featured on the Hofstra Mens Lacrosse twitter account here.
- Griffin Fleming, NXT 2016: Had a hat trick and 4 ground balls in a 12-7 loss to Michigan. He was featured on the Marquette Mens Lacrosse twitter account here.
- Sam Bouhdary, NXT 2016: Helped Michigan to a historic program win beating #4 Notre Dame 13-12 for the program’s first win over a top 5 opponent. The win was also Michigan’s first program road win over a ranked team.
- Ryan Terefenko, NXT 2016: Had 1 assist and 3 ground balls in a 12-7 loss to #6 Denver
- Jason Reynolds, NXT 2017: Had 1 ground ball and 1 caused turnover in a 10-9 loss to Furman
- Brendan McNicholas, NXT 2014: Had a ground ball and 1 caused turnover in a 14-5 win over NJIT
-Clayton Proctor, NXT 2017: Had 1 assist in a 17-13 win over Hartford
- Justin Schwenk, NXT 2016: Won 13 of 21 faceoffs while adding 8 ground balls in a mid week win over Dartmouth
- Jack Norton, NXT 2015: Had 2 goals and 1 ground ball in a win over #2 Denison at the Mustang Classic. Norton followed up that effort with 2 goals, 1 assist, and 2 ground balls the next day in a loss to #1 RIT. Norton continued his good week with a 1 goal, and 2 caused turnover effort in a midweek win over Endicott.
- Connor Ringwalt, NXT 2017: Had 2 assists in a 11-9 win over the Mustang Classic host Stevenson
Franklin & Marshall
- Sam Garges, NXT 2015: Had 2 goals and 2 ground balls in a 21-8 win against Elizabethtown
- Robert Logan, NXT 2014: Had 2 ground balls in a 13-11 loss to #1 RIT at the Mustang Classic
-Steven Hildebrand, NXT 2015: Had 4 goals, 2 assists, and 2 ground balls in a win over Oberlin
-Connor Campbell, NXT 2014: Had 2 caused turnovers in a 11-7 loss to Catholic
-Beau Schmeusser, NXT 2016: Drew the start and had 1 assist in a loss to Dickinson
-Tim Hickey, NXT 2014: Had 2 ground balls, and 1 caused turnover in a 7-6 overtime loss to rival Salisbury
Washington & Lee
-AJ Witherell, NXT 2015: Had 1 goal, 1 ground ball, and 1 caused turnover in a 12-6 win over Randolph-Macon
-Taylor Witherell, NXT 2017: Had 2 goals, and 2 ground balls in the win
-Jake Hvazda, NXT 2016: Had 1 assist in a win over Nazareth in the Mustang Classic. Hvazda followed up that effort with 2 goals, 1 assist, and 2 ground balls the next day in a win over host Stevenson.
Featured are players that stood out to Danielle Kirk during the Girls Philly Summer Showcase.
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