Quint Kessenich: Newcomers to watch in college lacrosse
The kids are better than all right.
In college lacrosse, freshmen have the opportunity to step right onto the stage and make an impact.
And across the board they are doing just that, from the best teams in the country (Notre Dame) to the worst (Michigan), from the most established (Johns Hopkins) to the newest (Marquette).
Keep an eye on these guys for the next four years:
—By Quint Kessenich, For The Baltimore Sun
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Kieran Burke, goalie North Carolina( JEFFREY A. CAMARATI, UNC Athletics / March 9, 2013 )
Lefty from powerhouse St. Anthony's on Long Island has made steady progress for the surging Tar Heels. Burke is even-keeled and makes the saves he is supposed to make. He overcame a flu bug in a win against Princeton. Burke plays with a sawed-down shaft and must focus on reading and delivering accurate outlet passes.