Following another successful installment of the Lake Placid Summit Classic, event co-founder and now Principal & Strategic Advisor, George Leveille recently took the time to answer some questions for Capital District Lax on a variety of lacrosse related topics. From its beginnings in 1990 with seven participating teams, the Lake Placid Summit
Playing with Team Pure Performance, Shenendehowa Boys' Varisty Lacrosse Head Coach Jason Gifford, recently took home MVP Honors from the Lake Placid Summit Classic 39+ division championship game. In the championship game, Team Pure Performance defeated Port Jeff Sports 8-6. The win represents Team Pure Performance's sixth championship in seven years,
On Sunday August 6th, the Cloudsplitters 45+ team claimed third place in the 2017 Lake Placid Summit Classic's 44+ Gold Division. Cloudsplitters Captain Jeff Purner told Capital District Lax that the team expected to be in the Silver bracket, and were surprised by their seeding in the Gold bracket. However,
Check out our pics from some LPSC games played on Thurs Aug 3, 2017 Men's 45+ Bronze Stixx-N-Stones defeats the Gray Devils 7-4 Crabmen 10-6 loss to High Peaks Men's 39+ Team Pure Performance defeats Legends Lacrosse 22-5 Men's 60+ Cloud Splitter Defeats Draggin' Dragons 12-1 For complete results and schedule info for the 2017 Lake Placid Summit
James Manchester is well known to the Capital District lacrosse community through his many years as a player, parent, coach, administrator, board member, official, and television color commentator. James recently took the time to speak to Capital District Lax about the Canistigione Crabmen's participation in the Lake Placid Summit Classic. Tell
As a high school athlete on Long Island, Kevin Glueckert established himself as a multi-sport star. In lacrosse, he earned All-Nassau County honors twice, posting 40 goals, 15 assists and 60 ground balls in his senior season; and in football as a linebacker and running back established his school's single-season rushing
At the time of his graduation from Colonie High School,Dennis Foley was Section II's career goals scoring record holder, having put the ball in the cage 151 times from 1992-1994. He was a 2x Empire State Games participant, earned High School All- America recognition, and played in the High School North-South Game.
Looking over the ROSTERS for the 2017 Lake Placid Summit Classic, you will find UAlbany Lacrosse alumni, as well as current Great Danes, on several teams including Team Army Ranger, Sector SPDRS, and Buffalo Soldiers in the elite Men’s Gold 18+ division, the Dutchmasters Men’s 50+ and 55+ division teams, the