By Rachel Villari | 1/15/14 11:30 AM
The past week in the world of Major League Lacrosse has been an exciting one. On Friday, January 10, 2014, the MLL hosted its 14th collegiate draft at the US Lacrosse Convention at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown in Philadelphia, PA.
Below are some articles about the draft and notable draftees.
2014 Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft
MLL Draft: Tom Schreiber Picked No. 1; Full Picks (InsideLacrosse.com, 1/10/2014)
“For the first pick of the MLL Draft, the Ohio Machine selected midfielder Tom Schreiber, who seemed a consensus among coaches before the draft. “I’m very excited,” Schreiber said in a Princeton news release.…”
Devitte: 2014 MLL Draft Grades (InsideLacrosse.com, 1/11/2014)
Friday's Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft saw Princeton's Tom Schreiber go No. 1 to the Ohio Machine. Kyle Devitte's draft grades [for individual teams] are below:..."
Who Won the MLL Draft? (InLacrosseWeTrust.com, 1/14/2014)
“The 2014 MLL Draft came and went this past Friday as teams strove to continue to get better for 2014. Some teams like the Charlotte Hounds and Rochester Rattlers did just that, while others such as Denver and Boston did just OK…”
MLL Draft Reaction: Run on Defense, Firsts and Best Steals (LacrosseMagazine.com, 1/11/2014)
“Ohio State men’s coach Nick Myers was speaking from campus in Columbus, Ohio, on Friday morning when the subject of Buckeyes defensemen Joe Meurer came up. “All the MLL GMs that I’ve spoken to have called me about him,” Myers said.…”
Major League Lacrosse 2014 College Draft Results (1495Sports.com, 1/11/2014)
“1495 Sports is proud to bring this page that will give fans ongoing Draft Results from the 2014 Major League Lacrosse College Draft:…”
College Sports: Princeton’s Schreiber Top Pick in Major League Lacrosse Draft (TheTrentonian.com, 1/10/2014)
“Princeton midfielder Tom Schreiber became the second player in school history to be taken with the first overall pick in the Major League Lacrosse Draft Friday night when he was selected by the Ohio Machine. He joins Ryan Mollett, who was taken first in 2001.…”
Bayhawks Select Eight in MLL Draft (CapitalGazette.com, 1/12/2014)
“The Chesapeake Bayhawks of Major League Lacrosse added eight in the 2014 MLL Collegiate Draft on Friday, including Navy defender Pat Kiernan, St. Mary’s High graduate Mark McNeill and Crofton native Brian Cooper.…”
Trio of Team Captains Drafted by Major League Lacrosse Teams (LoyolaGreyhounds.com, 1/10/2014)
Loyola University of Maryland men’s lacrosse tri-captains Joe Fletcher (3rd overall, New York Lizards), Pat Laconi (9th, Charlotte Hounds) and Justin Ward (23rd, Charlotte Hounds) were selected in the 2014 Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Entry Draft on Friday night at the US Lacrosse Convention….”
Six Blue Devils Selected in MLL Draft (GoDuke.com, 1/10/2014)
“Duke University seniors Jordan Wolf and Luke Duprey became the 11th and 12th Blue Devils to be selected in the first round of the Major League Lacrosse Draft, going second and fourth respectively. A program-record six Blue Devils were picked in the eight –round draft, besting the four choices in 2008 and 2012…”
Miles and Ty Thompson Selected by Rochester Rattlers in 2014 MLL Draft (UAlbanySports.com, 1/13/2014)
“Miles and Ty Thompson will stay local this summer, being picked by the Rochester Rattlers in the 2014 Major League Lacrosse Entry Draft on Friday. Miles Thompson was selected in the third round and 20th overall by Rochester, then Ty Thompson was drafted in the fourth round and 28th overall by the Rattlers….”