San Diego Trio Added to Westminster College Men’s Lacrosse Roster

Brad Belasco (Poway), Hans Gieschen () and Hobart Teets (San Marcos HS) were among the 17 newcomers recently welcomed to the Westminster College Men’s Lacrosse roster.  Belasco, Gieschen and Teets were all First Team All-League performers and San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academics last season.  Belasco will wear no. 5 for the Griffins, Gieschen no. 16 and Teets no. 31.

Westminster plays in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference against , Adam State, Rockhurst and CSU-Pueblo.  The Griffins finished 2016 with a 9-3 overall and 7-1 league record.

The press release from Westminster Men’s Lacrosse is presented below:

This year the Westminster men’s lacrosse team welcomes our largest class with seventeen players joining the Griffin squad. This group reveals the rapid growth of the game in the west with players representing seven different states. Of the newcomers, Oregon leads the way with six student-athletes joining the team. The states of California (four) and (three) are also well represented.

This year the Westminster men’s lacrosse team welcomes our largest class with seventeen players joining the Griffin squad. This group reveals the rapid growth of the game in the west with players representing seven different states. Of the newcomers, Oregon leads the way with six student-athletes joining the team. The states of California (four) and (three) are also well represented.

Oregon
Kyler Banks (Beaverton, Ore., Beaverton HS)
Nick Rasmussen (Bend, Ore., Summit HS)
Dylan Tuor (West Linn, Ore., West Linn HS)
Harrison Nye (Portland, Ore, Oregon Episcopal School)
Jacob Taylor (West Linn, Ore., West Linn HS)
Nick Marcy (Portland, Ore, Lincoln HS)

California
Brad Belasco (Poway, Calif., Poway HS)
Hans Gieschen (San Diego, Calif., HS)
Cole Spooner (Dove Canyon, Calif., Tesoro HS)
Hobart Teets (San Marcos, Calif., San Marcos HS)

Utah
Sean Edwards (Riverton, Utah, Juan Diego Catholic HS)
Braeden Pelly (Salt Lake City, Utah, Judge Memorial Catholic HS)
Zack Winter (Ogden, Utah, Northridge HS)

Other states

Jack Gerwirz (Washington, D.C., Landon/Holderness HS)
Cole Heier (Overland, Kan., Olathe East HS)
Peter Lillehaug (Minneapolis, Minn., Breck HS)
Nick Stasch (Littleton, Colo., Columbine H