8 Bulldogs Named to NEILA Pre-season Teams

Michael Quinn. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity) Buy Now
Michael Quinn. (photo by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity)

Four Make First Team


NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association released its list of athletes earing spots on its 2014 pre-season teams and eight Bulldogs were named to the first or second team.


Seniors Brandon Mangan (attack) and Jimmy Craft (defense) received the most votes at their position, landing them a spot on the first team.  Midfielder Colin Flaherty and long stick midfielder Michael Quinn also earned first-team honors.


The NEILA second-team players include attackman Conrad Oberbeck, midfielder Ryan McCarthy, short stick defenseman Harry Kucharczyk, and face-off specialist Dylan Levings


The Bulldogs, coming off a second straight NCAA appearance in 2013, open the 2014 campaign on Feb. 22 against St. John's at Reese Stadium.