Championship Weekend Viewer’s Guide

It’s Memorial Day weekend, which means it’s championship weekend in college lacrosse. With 30 Orange County players now playing D-1 lacrosse, it’s no surprise that a handful of former OC stars will be on the field in Boston representing their colleges when takes on and takes on Ohio State. Here’s a quick viewer’s guide of OC players participating in Final Four weekend:

#23 (Foothill)

Now a sophomore midfielder, Marano scored a goal last week in Denver’s impressive win over Notre Dame. MaxLaxOC.com believes Marano’s goal last week is the first ever scored by a former OC player in an NCAA men’s playoff game, but we’re still researching it. Either way, it was an impressive tally for the big lefty who scored 8 goals and 4 assists this season.

#32 (St. Margaret’s)

In limited action this year, the freshman attack man notched one assist.

#26 (St. Margaret’s)

Sam’s older brother, FO specialist Ryan Harnish appeared in 9 games this season.

#10 (Corona Del Mar)

The former Sea Kings defensive star appeared in 10 games snatching 2 GBs.

#34 Scotty Barger (Trabuco Hills)

The freshman LSM redshirted this year for the upstart Towson Tigers who face Ohio State.

–MaxLaxOC.com