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Hampton Lacrosse builds for the future with impressive recruiting class (1433 hits)

By Brian Simpkins


The Hampton Pirates ended 2016 with incredible promise after an initial five-game lacrosse slate.

Hampton coach Lloyd Carter set out on the recruiting trail in hopes to evolve a 0-5 squad to potential upsetters. Showcasing youth was the theme of HU’s inaugural recruiting class.

Fourteen freshmen, a JUCO transfer from ASA College (NY), and two Division 1 transfers from St. John’s University rounded out the list. Most of the freshmen are heavily listed from Northern Virginia. National standouts, Kevin Mondy Jr. and J.P. Napier hail from non-traditional lacrosse hotbeds, Texas and Ohio respectively.




Below is a list of each named recruit, class, position, hometown, and previous colleges.




* Malcolm Flynn: Soph. - Defense - Wheatley Heights, NY / St. John’s University




* Andrew Gray: Soph. - Defense - Lithonia, GA / St. John’s University




* Kier Johnson: Junior – Midfield – Baltimore, MD / ASA College (NY)




* Kevin Mondy Jr.: Freshman – Goalie – Dallas, TX




* J.P. Napier: Freshman - Midfield – Pickerington, OH




* John Tarver: Freshman – Attack – Clifton, VA




* Josh Tarver: Freshman – Goalie – Clifton, VA




* Jacob Woodward: Freshman – Attack – Stafford, VA




* Joshua Square: Freshman – Midfield – Manassas, VA




* Malik Johnson: Freshman – Midfield – Lynchburg, VA




* Andrew Wilborn: Freshman – Defense – Manassas, VA




* Preston Randolph: Freshman – Attack – Alexandria, VA




* Aaron Brown: Freshman – Midfield/Faceoff – St. George, VA




* Lamont Lewis: Freshman – Midfield – Falls Church, VA




* Chase McCartney: Freshman – Attack – Bronx, NY




* Everett Driver: Freshman – Defense – Gaithersburg, MD




* Robert Gresham III: Freshman – Midfield – Raleigh, NC
Posted By: Elynor Moss
Thursday, August 4th 2016 at 11:13AM
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