List of area lacrosse players in college

New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender counties produce a large number of athletes that continue their careers at the next level. Here is a list of lacrosse from the area that are currently on a collegiate roster. Click the player’s name to go to their biography page. If you see an omission from this list, email Tim@CoastalPreps.com.

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Army

Fr. attack Gunner Philipp (2017 Hoggard grad)

Brevard

Fr. face off Nathan Ellen (2018 Ashley grad)

Catawba

Jr. long stick midfielder Shane McCormick (2016 Laney grad)

Furman

Fr. attack McCain Wnek (2018 New Hanover grad)

Guilford

Jr. long stick midfielder Tony Batchler (2016 Cape Fear Academy grad)

High Point

Fr. defender Cole Tanner (2018 New Hanover grad)

Hofstra

Soph. defender Keegan Santos (2017 New Hanover grad)

Lees-McRae

Fr. goalkeeper Jack Cruz (2018 New Hanover grad)

Lenoir-Rhyne

Fr. midfielder Koby Hatcher (2018 New Hanover grad)

Mars Hill

Sr. attack Jake Trafton (2015 Hoggard grad)

Mount St. Mary’s

Fr. face off John Bennett (2018 Hoggard grad)

Soph. midfielder Luke Frankeny (2017 Hoggard grad)

Fr. midfielder Donovan Jones (2018 Hoggard grad) 

NJIT

Fr. defender Matthew Bowerman (2018 New Hanover grad)

North Greenville

Jr. midfielder Fletcher Steveson (2016 Ashley grad)

Roanoke

Fr. attack Cole Boggio (2018 Cape Fear Academy grad)

Queens

Sr. midfielder Kyle Pucci (2015 Laney grad)

William Peace

Fr. defender Chase Benford (2018 Laney grad)

Soph. midfielder Finn McGrady (2017 Laney grad)

Fr. attack/midfielder Riley Murray (2018 Laney grad)

Fr. attack Brewer Warlick (2018 Laney grad)

Wingate

Fr. midfielder Andrew Daffer (2018 Laney grad)

Soph. face off Neil Ehinger (2017 Laney grad)

WOMEN

American

Soph. midfielder Kendall Goldblum (2017 Hoggard grad)

American International

Fr. midfielder/attack Ness Artshtein (2018 South Brunswick grad)

Averett

Fr. defense/midfielder Meghan Eamma (2018 Laney grad)

Soph. attack Elizabeth Peasley (2017 Laney grad)

Berry

Jr. attack Ashley Merritt (2016 Ashley grad)

Brevard

Fr. midfielder Hannah Scharf (2018 South Brunswick grad)

Greensboro

Jr. defender/attack Casey Connors (2016 Ashley grad)

Lenoir-Rhyne

Fr. midfielder/attack Hannah Jones (2018 Topsail grad)

Longwood

Fr. midfielder/attack Averee Gerold (2018 Ashley grad)

St. Andrews

Fr. midfielder Skii Bollinger (2018 Ashley grad)

Soph. defender/midfielder Savannah Yates (2017 Ashley grad)

Presbyterian

Fr. midfielder/defender Alyssa Cooke (2018 Hoggard grad)

Virginia Wesleyan

Soph. midfielder Yaminah Lewis (2017 Laney grad)

William Peace

Sr. defender Keisha Gills (2015 Laney grad)