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Brophy lacrosse passes league games undefeated, preps for playoffs

Photo by Brendan Hinkle ’16 – Brophy lacrosse plays against Lawrenceville, March 18. Brophy lost the game, ending it with a score of 10-17, however Brophy remains undefeated in league games as of March 23. By Brendan Hinkle ’16 THE ROUNDUP The 2015 lacrosse season was at the midway point as of March 20, with […]

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Lacrosse team balances young talent, senior leadership

By Anthony Cardellini ’17 THE ROUNDUP Looking at the 2015 lacrosse team, young talent is particularly prevalent. This year is the first in recent years of Brophy lacrosse in which four freshman have been on the varsity team. “It’s a very different team than in years past—we’ve got a lot of young guys we expect […]

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Lacrosse players strive for perfection in weekly practices

Team uses practice to focus on fundamentals, strategy By Tanner Nypen ’15 THE ROUNDUP During the lacrosse season the public usually only hears about the games. But there are many hours behind the scences that lead up to those games. During the lacrosse season, players and coaches meet for their daily practices for about two […]

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Mr. Ryan: Lacrosse team hits reset on season

LAX teams shut down for 1 week after reported incident By Julian De Ocampo ’13 & Jackson Santy ’13 THE ROUNDUP Following a string of incidents that resulted in the suspension of the lacrosse team in February, Principal Mr. Bob Ryan said that the lacrosse team is having a “do-over” this season. “There was an […]

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Lacrosse completes successful season with playoffs around corner

The Brophy Lacrosse team holds the No. 1 ranking in the state as of April 18.

The Broncos started off the season with a couple of losses, but coach Mr. Beau Pich said he puts a positive spin on losing.

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Alumni compete in Division I lacrosse playoffs

By Michael Moroney ’13
THE ROUNDUP

Pierce Bassett ’09 was a four-year varsity starting goalie for the Brophy lacrosse team and helped lead the team to two state championships in four appearances from 2006-2009.

After his four-year tenure as the Broncos’ goalie, Bassett accepted a scholarship to play lacrosse at Johns Hopkins University. He would join his former Brophy teammate Hunter Rodgers ’08.

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Lacrosse, crew, other newer teams growing in popularity, success

Since its early years, Brophy players and coaches alike have taken pride in their sports department.

In fact, athletics play such a large role in the community that many consider them synonymous with Brophy.

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Lacrosse looking for more of the same in upcoming season

By Ian C. Beck ’12
THE ROUNDUP

Last year, Robby Mayasich ’10, a senior lacrosse player, died several days after being struck by a car while competing in the Ragnar Relay Series, the largest overnight relay running series in the nation.

Dealing with the loss of a teammate, the Brophy lacrosse team rallied together in honor of Mayasich, many players wearing undershirts that bore Mayasich’s No. 8.

The team rode this motivation all the way to the state championship.

“The passing of Robby was a huge motivator for us last year,” said junior defenseman Mack Regan ’12. “His memory will always be with the lacrosse club as we will continue to wear the purple and pink RM stickers on the back of our helmets.”

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Hushek enjoys ‘brotherhood’ of lacrosse

By Erik T. Masingill ’12
THE ROUNDUP

At 6 feet 3 inches tall and 185 pounds, junior defenseman Charlie Hushek ’12 is a long stick midfielder on the varsity lacrosse team and has been on the varsity squad for three years now.

He verbally committed to play Division I lacrosse at Bryant University in Providence, R.I.

“I am really happy for Charlie and his commitment to Bryant. He is a great guy and works hard on and off the field,” said midfielder Brock Ghelfi ’12.

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Lacrosse captures third state championship in four years

The Brophy lacrosse team won the 5A-I state championship Friday, May 14, 10-8 against Chandler to bring home their third championship in four seasons, including back-to-back championships in 2007-2008.

Brock Ghelfi ’12 scored four goals and assisted on another according to westsidelax.com, tied with Adam Fishman ’10 for the team lead in points for the game with five.

Brophy trailed 3-2 at the end of the first quarter then took a 6-4 halftime lead. They expanded their lead to 9-6 at the end of the third and tacked on their 10th goal in the final quarter.

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