Nicky LaBanca

2019 | NJ: Denville
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I am a leader on and off the field. Coachable. I have quick hands, a great communicator with great positioning.SOLID and ACCURATE in my clearing game. High lacrosse IQ and can read offensive strategies easily. Determined to reach my goals and disciplined in my training. I am a team player that is always positive and supportive. My passion for lacrosse is contagious to my teammates and peers.

I began club in 7th grade and haven't stopped. I have been with BBL Black now for over 3 years. I have received All Star at a few Showcases.
Freshman Year: I was the JV goalie and had a save average of over 75%. I received the "Coaches Award" for my leadership, passion, determination and being a role model.
Sophomore year: We had a 4 year starter on my HS team but with 6 games left of the season, Coach put me in against Mountain Lakes HS because he said I earned it. I was the goalie the remaining 5 games except Senior Day. My save average for those remaining Varsity games was 72%. For my time on JV I got MVP for being a leader, taking control of the defense and having the best record in history.
Junior Year: My save average this season was 68%. Our defense only let in an average of 5 goals per game. I was voted top goalies to watch in NJ by NJ.com and I was also chosen as one of the top Juniors in NJ. I recently received MVP for this season from my coaches and teammates and I will be Co-captain.

I am a high Honor Roll Student. A member of the National Honor Society and the Business Honor Society. In the future I'd like to pursue Business, Marketing or Law.

In my free time I play basketball, and Box Lacrosse. I am on the BBL Box Team and am one of the goalies. We won the NXT Indoor Philly Championship in 2016 where I only let in 6 goals in 4 games.

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Honors & Awards:
2018-First Team All Conference Rizk Division,
2018-First Team All State NJAC,
2018-NJILCA Honorable Mention,
Varsity MVP-2018, Co-Captain 2019,
JV MVP-2017,
Freshman Coaches Award
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Other HS Sports Played:
JV Basketball
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Relevant Lacrosse Accolades:
Junior Year/HS: Varsity-Saved a total of 203 shots and let in an average of 5 goals per game. Save average 68%.

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High School:
Morris Knolls HS
Terrence Reilly
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Golden Eagles
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BBL Elite Mens
Byron Collins
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GPA (unweighted):
93-96; 4.0; A
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