Tuesday, February 9, 2010

GCC Cougar Lacrosse Season is Right Around the Corner

The Genesee Community College coaching staff recently announced their captains and schedule for the 2010 men’s lacrosse season. Awarded the honor of leading their team, Max Muscato (Williamsville South) returns as a two year captain and is joined by Loyld Chrysler (Niagara Wheatfield), Andy Cowan (Batavia) and J.D. Skura (Clarence).

Max Muscato, a midfielder played in all 14 games last season. He scored 16 goals and 12 assists his freshman year and looks to build on those totals in 2010. Loyld Chrysler led the team in scoring a year ago as a freshman with 39 goals and 21 assists at attack. He returns to help lead the offense that looks to put up more points in 2010. Andy Cowan, a midfielder played in all 14 games last season, and is one of the team’s best all around players. As he looks to improve his offensive numbers, and lead the team in ground balls.
J.D. Skura, a freshman defenseman and 2nd team ALL WNY Section VI high school selection last year, will lead the defense. J.D. will be counted on to match up against the opponent’s top attackman.

Genesee C.C. schedule includes playing every NJCAA Region III team and is highlighted with games against the Region & NJCAA’s best; Onondaga C.C., Herkimer C.C. and Monroe C.C. Genesee will play all their home games on their new state of the art lighted turf field, and are members of the Western NY Athletic Conference and Region III NJCAA.

The Cougars start their 2010 season with a date with Onondaga Community College on March 6th at 1:00 pm and their first home game of the season will be on March 27th when they take on SUNY Delhi at 7:00 pm.  

2010 Cougar Lacrosse Schedule
From Genesee Community College Sports Information Department