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Lacrosse - Boys' Varsity

Record: 10-5

Overview

Overview

2018 and 2016 Founders League Champions

The boys' varsity lacrosse team is steeped in tradition and prides itself in developing outstanding lacrosse players. Founded in 1962, lacrosse has always been highly regarded at Taft, and the legacy today is as strong as ever. Competing in some of the most competitive lacrosse leagues in the nation, The Founders League and New England West - Division I, Taft has consistently fielded strong teams with tremendous success against competitors such as Deerfield, Salisbury, Hotchkiss, Westminster, and Choate.

Taft has witnessed many fine lacrosse players come through the program and subsequently enjoy success at some of the top Division I and III college programs in the nation. Since 2000, the year Taft was voted Tri-National Champion and ranked #1 in the country, student-athletes have consistently matriculated at schools in the Ivy League, ACC, Patriot League, ECAC, NESCAC and Centennial Conferences. The success of Taft lacrosse rests on the principles and tradition of hard work, dedication, and teamwork in the true spirit of the game. The program continues to attract some of the finest scholar-athletes, building upon this excellent tradition and ensuring its future success.

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Schedule

Schedule

Opponent Date Time Location Advantage Type Details Result Score Status
vs.
Pingry School
Away Details
vs.
Princeton Day School
Away Details
vs.
Tampa University
Away Details
vs.
Canterbury School
Canterbury School Away Details Win 20-1
vs.
U.S Military Academy Prep
U.S Military Academy Prep Away Details Win 18-15
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U.S Naval Academy Prep
Home Details Win 20-8
vs.
Brunswick School
Brunswick School Away Details Loss 5-16
vs.
Westminster School
Westminster School Away Details Loss 11-13
vs.
Millbrook School
Millbrook School Away Details Win 17-7
vs.
Deerfield Academy
Home Details Loss 7-8
vs.
Choate Rosemary Hall
Home Details Loss 7-8
vs.
Northfield Mount Hermon School
Home Details Win 21-6
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Kent School
Kent School Away Details Win 23-14
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Berkshire School
Home Details Win 16-7
vs.
Salisbury School
Salisbury School Away Details Loss 11-12
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Loomis Chaffee School
Home Details Win 15-6
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Avon Old Farms School
Home Details Win 15-10
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Hotchkiss School
Hotchkiss School Away Details Win 15-5
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Trinity-Pawling School
Trinity-Pawling School Away Details

Roster

Roster

# Name Position Class Hometown
Jack Archie 2020 Darien, CT
Alex Bamford 2019 Bedford Hills, NY
Alex Brown 2020 Norwalk, CT
Jack Bryant 2020 Fort Lauderdale, FL
Mac Childs 2022 Lyme, CT
Jack Church 2021 New York, NY
Elijah Cohen 2021 Chappaqua, NY
Avery Coleman 2019 New York, NY
Ben Craine 2020 Weston, CT
Peter Davies 2019 Dover, MA
Billy Dobensky 2019 Shelton, CT
Griffin Elliott 2021 Monroe, CT
Alex Erbstein 2021 Gulf Stream, FL
Mashod Harrison 2020 Livingston, NJ
Marshall Henshaw 2019 Waccabuc, NY
Henry Hentemann 2019 Greenwich, CT
Christian Jimenez 2020 Yorktown Heights, NY
Patrick Kavanagh 2019 Rockville Centre, NY
Nick Kenerson 2021 Watertown, CT
Peter Kenerson 2019 Watertown, CT
Isaac Korus 2022 Westport, CT
Will Kugler 2020 Greenwich, CT
Ryan Low 2019 Bedford, NY
Sam Milardo 2020 Lyme, CT
Tucker Mullen 2021 Delray Beach, FL
Richard O'Halloran 2021 Denver, CO
Seamus O'Hora 2019 New Canaan, CT
Trey Parisi 2021 Darien, CT
MacGregor Peterson 2019 South Glastonbury, CT
Chris Preziotti 2021 New York, NY
Jeffery Ricciardelli 2021 New Canaan, CT
Thomas Ricciardelli 2022 New Canaan, CT
Owen Roegge 2019 Bethesda, MD
Dash Sachs 2021 Westport, CT
Teddy Schoenholtz 2021 New Canaan, CT
Bryce Smith 2021 Glastonbury, CT
Hunter Watts 2019 Longmont, CO
Max Willard 2021 Mill Neck, NY
Tate Young 2019 Austin, TX

Coaches

Coaches

About Coach Nic Bell

Nicolas Bell joins the Taft faculty as an English teacher and the boys' varsity lacrosse coach. Nic is a 2009 graduate of Brown University where he received his B.A. degree in Modern American History. Nic played varsity lacrosse for four years at Brown. During his senior year, he helped lead the team to their first NCAA tournament berth in over a decade.

After receiving his degree, Nic joined the faculty of the Blue Ridge School, where he was recognized as the Virginia Independent Conference Coach of the Year. Nic joined the faculty of Trinity-Pawling School in 2011, where he served as an English teacher, college counselor, dorm parent and advisor, as well as the head coach of T-P’s highly competitive lacrosse program. In recognition of his success, Nic was honored as the 2012 New England West Coach of the Year.

Nic’s work with youth lacrosse is expansive and well respected. He is the head coach of Team New England for the Under Armour Underclass All-American Games and is affiliated with a number of youth club and showcase programs. In addition to teaching English and coaching lacrosse at Taft, Nic will coach JV boys’ basketball and live with his wife Ann, and their daughter, on HDT 5.

 

Record

Record

Year Record Year Record
2006-07 3-10 2007-08 4-10
2008-09 10-5 2009-10 10-6
2010-11 5-10 2011-12 10-7
2012-13 13-5 2013-14 12-4
2014-15 8-9 2015-16 15-3
2016-17 11-6 2017-18 12-3

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