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Congrats to Michael Doxie, Niskayuna 2017 Midfielder, on his Commitment to Boston University!!!

Player Profile:  Michael Doxie

Position: Midfield

School: Niskayuna High School

Varsity Coach: Mike Vorgang

Club: Albany Power 2017 Team

Lacrosse Honors:

  • In addition to the Albany Power, Michael also plays for SweetLax Platinum 2017.
  • Attended Maverik Showtime, Orange Crush Showcase, Big 4 Fall Tournament, and Quaker Fest.
  • Fall FLG in 3D Shootout

“Doxie is another 3d Rising Hard Hat Award at this event. The small but gritty, relentless and skilled Silver Warriors product was one of the most consistently impactful of any midfielder we watched over the course of the weekend. He’s a magnet to ground balls, playing very low by nature but smart once he gets the ball to protect it and runs to safe paths as he clears. He can get through a pack of riding middies to get to safety. He is quick and played tough on-ball defense and very quickly capitalized on miscues like a bad exchange leading to a groundball. He can beat people to it and explode up the field. He is much more of an offensive threat than he’s let on the last year or so with SweetLax. He showed that at FLG in 3d, scoring on a hard alley dodge against the powerful IMG Academy squad. Doxie has tremendous upside as he will continue to play high level scholastic ball for the next two years at Niskayuna.”

Other Sports: Michael also has played football, hockey, and golf.

Photos from Times Union and Your Niskayuna

Gary Govel
Gary has been involved in lacrosse in the Capital District for over 35 years as a player, youth coach, program administrator, parent, and fan. Gary launched in November 2015 to report on lacrosse news and information of interest to the region, and to share his passion for the game. In addition to operating this site and associated social media, Gary is also a contributor to Inside Lacrosse.