Author Archives: Hallie Harvey
FLG Alumni Feature: John Whelan
John Whelan graduated in 2019 from Manhasset HS, the defender and long-pole midfielder also played football and basketball in high school. Now, Whelan attends the University of Virginia, where he plays on the men’s club lacrosse team.
FLG Coaches Feature: Brianne Arthur
Former Binghamton attacker from Watertown, Brianne Arthur, now takes on the role of FLG’s 2027 white team head coach. When she’s not coaching the FLG team, she doubles as the assistant coach for the Canisius women’s lacrosse team.
FLG Committed Spotlight: Cole Dexter
FLG Lacrosse and Wantagh senior goalie, Cole Dexter, has committed to Arcadia University and he plans to study business. Dexter chose to play for this Division III lacrosse program in Pennsylvania based on its location and its tight-nit staff and players. Following an unprecedented junior season that was cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, Dexter looks
FLG Alumni Feature: Meghan Santina’s Virtual Interview!
Meghan Santina is a junior defender at Kean University. After graduating from Carey High School, Santina continues her journey in lacrosse by coaching for FLG and pursuing her collegiate career. Watch the video to learn more about Meg’s journey and her experiences with FLG.
FLG Committed Spotlight: Grace Lane
FLG’s Grace Lane, from Sacred Heart Academy, has committed to play lacrosse at Scranton University next fall! The senior attacker from Long Beach began playing lacrosse at the age of four, and is now preparing to play at the collegiate level. After unique junior season, Lane is ready to get back on the field this
FLG Coaches Feature: Andrew Benazzi
Andrew Benazzi is FLG’s acting Director of Roots and head coach of the 2030 team. The Glen Cove native is a Chaminade alum and played division I lacrosse the University of Delaware from 2000-2004. The former blue hen also spent three years as the Chaminade High School head coach after graduating from his alma mater.
FLG Alumni Feature: Chris Porzelt Jr.
Cold Spring Harbor 2018 grad and former FLG goalie, Chris Porzelt Jr. is in his junior year at Ursinus College in Pennsylvania. Porzelt prepares to get back in the net for the upcoming spring season after his sophomore season was cancelled due to coronavirus concerns.
FLG Committed Spotlight: Griffin Chernoff on Becoming a Bearcat
Kellenberg High School senior attacker, Griffin Chernoff, has committed to play Division I lacrosse at Binghamton University next fall! For now, the future bearcat from Lido Beach looks forward to his final spring season with the firebirds. Chernoff is ready to make up for what he missed out on as a junior after school last
FLG Coaches Feature: Lauren Lomonaco from LIU to FLG
FLG girl’s 2023 head coach, Lauren Lomonaco, also doubles as head coach for Syosset High School girls team. The CW Post grad is a Massapequa native and is also the assistant director of the girls program at the Long Island Lacrosse Academy. Lomonaco herself is an all-county and all-American player who hopes to pass on
FLG Alumni Feature: Kevin Winkoff
FLG Lacrosse alum, Kevin Winkoff was a three sport varsity athlete at Cold Spring Harbor. Since graduating in 2018, Winkoff has made a name for himself among the Binghamton Bearcats’ Division I lacrosse program. The junior attacker appeared in all 13 games with 7 starts his freshman season before his sophomore season was prematurely cancelled