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NJ Coaches Group I All-State Team

This is the Group I All-State team as selected by the member coaches of the North Jersey Chapter of US Lacrosse lax during their annual meeting in early June. The list includes the future college selection of the senior athletes. Morris County athletes are in bold. Group I First team Grade/ Position/ Name/ School/College Sr. […]

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Lacrosse Jamboree brings everyone together one more time

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse MADISON — “Hey, Dan,” Christian Cuccinello yelled to his friend. “Put your shirt on. Your mother wants a picture of us. … Just like in sixth grade.” Conversations like that go on from time to time during the New Jersey Lacrosse Jamboree. Whether it’s old friends meeting once again, current teammates […]

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Eleven All-Americans chosen from Morris County

Morriscountylacrosse Mountain Lakes’ Christian Cuccinello was chosen Player of the Year and 11 Morris County athletes earned All-America honors from lacrosse coaches representing the North Jersey Chapter of US Lacrosse during its recent  season-ending meeting. Chatham’s David Gill was selected Midfielder of the Year and Chad Otterman was made Defenseman of the Year by the […]

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Rough day for Mountain Lakes; both teams eliminated from T of C

Morriscountylacrosse Both boys and girls Mountain Lakes lacrosse teams put together stellar seasons that include Group I state titles. However, both also had their seasons end on Wednesday against opponents from Summit in the semifinal round of the Tournament of Champions. The Summit boys defeated Mountain Lakes 10-3 in Bridgewater-Raritan. The Summit girls topped Mountain […]

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Mountain Lakes boys dominate in T of C quarterfinals

Morriscountylacrosse Senior attackman Christian Cuccinello scored six goals and Brad Smith had four goals and three assists to lift Mountain Lakes to a 13-6 victory over Westfield in the quarterfinal round of the Tournament of Champions on Saturday. Sophomore Ryan Frawley also notched a pair of goals for the Lakers. After a 1-1 first quarter, […]

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Mackie’s goal lifts Delbarton past Mountain Lakes, 12-11

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse MOUNTAIN LAKES — On Saturday morning Delbarton lacrosse players spent their team breakfast hearing about some of the great games that past teams have played against Mountain Lakes and the importance of their spirited rivalry. By lunchtime the current Green Wave players forged a classic contest of their own to remember […]

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Mountain Lakes holds off Chatham, 6-5

By Mark Kitchin morriscountylacrosse MOUNTAIN LAKES — Christian Cuccinello loves meeting up with old friends but not when they want to take the ball away from him. Cuccinello was instrumental in Mountain Lakes 6-5 triumph over Chatham on Thursday but he also got plenty of help from his teammates. Cuccinello had a goal and two […]

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Second-half struggles end thrilling Mt. Lakes season

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse BRIDGEWATER – It didn’t matter how many goals Christian Cuccinello put in the back of the net. After Saturday’s game the Mountain Lakes attackman, like the rest of the Lakers underclassmen, felt like he let his big brothers down. “It’s unfair for these seniors to come out like that,’’ Cuccinello said. […]

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Mountain Lakes boys savor sectional title

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse MOUNTAIN LAKES — At Mountain Lakes, which has built a lacrosse tradition over the last 25 years for winning numerous overall state titles and Morris County Tournament titles, capturing a sectional title might not seem like that big a deal. However, when the Lakers won the first sectional title offered by […]

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Mountain Lakes trounces rival Kinnelon

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountylacrosse MOUNTAIN LAKES– The rivalry between Mountain Lakes and Kinnelon has blown hot and cold over the years but for a variety of reasons the Lakers had serious concerns while facing the Colts on Thursday. A strong second-half effort on both offense and defense helped Mountain Lakes earn a 6-1 triumph over […]

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