Stories

CityLax Board Member Britt Brown Featured in US Lacrosse Magazine BLAXERS BLOG: GOALIE TALK WITH BRITT BROWN, MIRA SHANE AND IMANI WEST

May 6, 2020

THU NOV 5 2020 | BRIAN SIMPKINS | COLLEGE PHOTO BY BENJI BEAR US Lacrosse Magazine has partnered with Blaxers Blog to produce a series of stories that illuminate the minority lacrosse experience and promote the accomplishments of those individuals who have defied stereotypes to succeed in the sport. Read more about Blaxers Blog and…

Read More

GAME CHANGER | CityLax is Using Lacrosse As a Pathway to College

November 22, 2019

By Kathleen Parrish, LAFAYETTE COLLEGE MAGAZINE, FALL 2019 Imagine the composer Leonard Bernstein in khaki shorts and a ball cap on a high school athletic field in Brooklyn. Instead of using a baton to divine a Beethoven sonata from his wind, wood, and brass sections, our Bernstein, AKA John Moser ’83, is using a wooden staff…

Read More

CityLax is Changing the Face of Lacrosse

April 25, 2019

Looking at a college or professional team–or even most high school teams–it’s easy to forget lacrosse’s Native American roots. But ask most people, and they’ll tell you that lacrosse is a “white person sport,” judging from the lack of diversity on the field. However, that’s a quality that is slowly but surely changing, due to…

Read More

Volunteer Spotlight: Nick Rossino, CityLax Coach

April 24, 2019

Growing up outside of Philadelphia, Nick Rossino was familiar with lacrosse and began playing in 8th grade. He played Varsity all four years and then went on to play club at Drexel University before moving to New York City and working for Blackstone. Nick first got involved with CityLax as a volunteer for the Winter…

Read More

Meet Amira Ashfaq

March 22, 2019

“Because of CityLax, I came out of my shell and gained confidence.”

Read More

Moner Mosa: #17

March 22, 2019

Coach Moner, now a graduate of Hofstra University’s business school and an Advanced Analytics Recruiter at Elliott Browne International, was once a CityLax athlete himself.

Read More

Meet Nick Norman

March 22, 2019

“Because of CityLax, I’ve had a lot of educational opportunities open.”

Read More

Meet Michelle Neira

March 22, 2019

“Because of CityLax, I’ve become more outgoing and opened up more than I ever thought I could. Now, I want to pursue lacrosse in college and beyond.”

Read More

Meet Loren Cantor

March 22, 2019

Loren Cantor is a junior goalie at Bard High School Early College in Manhattan. A tenacious athlete who is always curious to learn something new, Loren first discovered the sport from a poster promoting boys lacrosse.

Read More

CITYLAX STUDENT-ATHLETE HONORED WITH PSAL MVP SCHOLAR ATHLETE AWARD AT 2017 PINSTRIPE BOWL

March 22, 2019

Not only is Isa a talented lacrosse player and excellent student, he’s also a driven and compassionate member of his community.

Read More