TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 6/21/13
The Bishop Timon-St. Jude boys’ lacrosse team captured its second straight New York Catholic state championship this season.
The Tigers finished 17-4 and were ranked No. 25 in the final TopLaxRecruits.com North America Rankings.
Bishop Timon-St. Jude won the state crown with a 20-4 rout of St. John the Baptist of Long Island in West Islip. The Tigers advanced by winning the Monsignor Martin Association championship with an 18-8 rout of St. Joseph Collegiate.
In the win over St. John the Baptist, junior attackman Connor Fields (committed to Albany) scored 11 goals to add on to his New York state record for goals in a season. He closed with 129, a whopping 21 more than the previous mark held by Billy Kurisko of Nanuet (1986).
Senior attackman JD Recor, who signed with Marist, had six assists in the state championship win and junior attackman Layne Collins added three goals.
St. Jude-Bishop Timon also won the Blue Division at the North American Lacrosse Invitational.