Posts by Matt Chandik

’23 Bandits Jordan Faison Commits to Notre Dame

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Before he booked his visit to South Bend, Ind., Jordan Faison had never visited Notre Dame. He’d never been to the area, so Faison, a Team 91 2023 Bandits midfielder by way of Pine Crest (Fla.) wasn’t really sure of what to expect. He already had an impressive list of suitors clamoring to land the…

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’23 Bandits Jack Speidell Commits to Harvard

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Jack Speidell had his choice of a handful of some of the best schools in the country. Those schools combined elite academics and great lacrosse programs, so Speidell couldn’t really go wrong with his final list of colleges. Ultimately, though, the Team 91 2023 Bandits and St. Anthony’s attackman kept coming back…

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Team 91 Alum Mac O’Keefe’s Rookie Year With PLL’s Chaos Ends with Championship

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Photo courtesy of the Premier Lacrosse League. Mac O’Keefe’s first professional game wasn’t exactly memorable. The Team 91 2016 and Syosset alumnus, who broke the NCAA Division I career goals record in his storied Penn State career, suited up for the Chaos against the two-time defending PLL champion Whipsnakes. He didn’t…

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’23 Bandits Luke Martin Commits to Johns Hopkins

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. From the start of his recruiting process, Luke Martin knew that he wanted to find a place where he could set himself up for success for much longer than his college lacrosse career will last. Different players target different things in their recruitments. Martin, though, had the good fortune to have had…

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’23 Bandits Jack Ponzio Commits to Navy

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. The thought of serving his country always had a spot in the back of Jack Ponzio‘s mind. It wasn’t always at the forefront of Ponzio’s thought process, but it was something to which he’d given serious thought. “Serving’s been on my mind ever since I was little,” Ponzio said. “I always thought…

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’23 Bandits Tyler McCarthy Commits to Syracuse

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Tyler McCarthy had an inkling to expect some kind of interest from national powerhouse Syracuse once Sept. 1 came around. He just didn’t know exactly what was coming when schools could first start reaching out to juniors, and he didn’t want to bank on anything. The Team 91 2023 Bandits and Connetquot midfielder found…

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’23 Bandits Jackson Greene Commits to Harvard

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. It’s rare for a player to identify his dream school as young as five or six years old. Once that’s accomplished, it’s even more rare for someone to follow through on that goal more than a decade later. Fortunately for Jackson Greene, he’s pretty good on following through on whatever he sets…

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’23 Bandits Jake Spallina Commits to Syracuse

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Jake Spallina was in high demand as soon as Sept. 1, the day that Division I college coaches could finally make contact with the class of 2023, hit. There’s no one in the class that has Spallina’s versatility. He’s one of the best faceoff midfielders in the country, but he makes…

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’22 Smash Bryce Pang Commits to Lehigh

Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Bryce Pang admitted that he felt the nerves kicking in when he went into his rising senior summer as one of two uncommitted players on the Team 91 2022 Smash team, especially as a goalie, at which schools usually limit to one per class. “I was pretty nervous, and it was tough…

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’25 Shock Wins World Series of Youth Lacrosse!

The Team 91 Evaluation Camp is set for July 26-28. Click the flyer to register! Follow Team 91 on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Make it a threepeat for Team 91 at the World Series of Youth Lacrosse!  Backed by an explosive offense, stingy defense, outstanding goaltending and crafty coaching, the 2025 Shock made its way through a treacherous round-robin schedule unscathed. From there,…

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